Welcome to Halo Hangout, the Los Angeles Angels news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Halo Hangout is dedicated to providing top-notch Angels news, views and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.
Ryan is beginning his second stint with the FanSided Network and is beginning his first stint with Halo Hangout as editor. He recently finished an internship with the Cincinnati Reds Triple-A affiliate, the Louisville Bats in the media relations department. He is currently a Junior at Spalding University in Louisville, Kentucky where he broadcasts men's and women's basketball, along with baseball and wants to broadcast professional baseball after graduation.
Kyle Franzoni has the unfortunate distinction of having his very first baseball memory be that of Mookie Wilson's slow grounder going through the legs of Bill Buckner. Since then, it has been an up and down love affair with the game, which naturally lead to putting his thoughts to digital paper and trying his hand at writing about the game he loves. A native of Vermont, where he lives with his wife and twin sons, Kyle is editor of Jays Journal and is the Editorial Director for FanSided MLB.
Born and raised in Santa Ana, Calif., Jose Serrano has always desired to be a journalist. He worked his way from staff writer of the Santa Ana College el Don newspaper to an Editor-in-Chief role where he led the school to nationwide recognition. Individually, Jose gained recognition from the Columbia Scholastic Press Association in 2008 and 2009 for various stories written and pages designed. When he is not writing, Jose find pleasure in watching his beloved Los Angeles Angels, occasional making it on their road trips. His devotion to baseball comes from a childhood love of the game that is reinvigorated at the dawn of every season.
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