The Anaheim Angels were a professional baseball team based in Anaheim, California. They were a member of the American League (AL) West division. The team was founded in 1961 as the Los Angeles Angels, and they played their home games at Angel Stadium in Anaheim. In 2005, the team changed its name to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and in 2021, the team changed its name to the Los Angeles Angels.
The Angels have a long history and have had a number of successful seasons. They have won one World Series championship, in 2002, and have made it to the postseason a number of times, including to the American League Championship Series in 2002 and 2009. The team has a strong and passionate fan base and a number of notable rivalries, including with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Oakland Athletics. Some of the notable players to have worn an Angels uniform include Mike Trout, Nolan Ryan, and Albert Pujols.