Caught this article mentioned by bc56274 in the post game thread.
I personally cannot stand SImers, and think he is a jerk. But I gotta admit some truth to what he is saying about this Angels team. Particularly this criticism of Sosh:
"As tightly wound as everyone appears to be, it's no surprise that the last eight games Scioscia has missed for whatever reason, his relaxed players have gone 8-0."