In today's press conference to introduce Raul Ibanez, Angels GM Jerry Dipoto declined to comment on whether he's in on Masahiro Tanaka, tweets Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register. "It's not fair to the player or the organization to openly discuss free agents," said Dipoto (link). Despite that, Fletcher thinks it's still safe to assume they're interested in the Japanese hurler. More out of the AL West.. Brian McTaggart of MLB.com looked at the Astros' top storylines from 2013, including owner Jim Crane expanding the payroll and the appointment of Ryan Reid as president of business operations. Ibanez told...

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