Tag Archives: Cory Rasmus

Eppler’s Domain: 40-Man, Trade Chips, Signings

The time in the offseason to establish preliminary 40-man rosters has come and gone, and the Angels set their roster last week by adding a handful of newer players while dropping some others who have struggled or just moving on. The following players were added: Nate Smith (LHP) — the club’s top pitching prospect is one of the next in line… Read more »

Eppler’s Domain: Bailey, DL, Rasmus, Second Base

For the past several years, Andrew Bailey was a reliever I had wanted the Angels to get to help address their bullpen woes that have been their biggest weakness on the field since 2010. Unfortunately, that didn’t happen, and the former 2009 Rookie of the Year stepped into the injury abyss. He wasn’t heard from much for a few years,… Read more »

Eppler’s Domain: Lincecum, Johnny G, Meyer, Smith, Rasmus

Tim Lincecum‘s comeback season has come to an end, as he leaves with a 9.16 ERA and closed things out at AAA Salt Lake. Signed in June, The Freak was looking to revitalize his career after undergoing surgery for a degenerative hip. The results were obviously not as hoped. It is not clear what the future holds for Timmy. The… Read more »

Andrelton Simmons Back From the DL

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Welcome to the LA Angels Insider Injury Tracker! Here we will have updates on injured Angels players. This will be running post that will last throughout the 2016 regular season. Here are the latest reports: Simmons was activated from the disabled list way ahead of schedule after tearing the ulna collateral ligament in his left hand. The star shortstop missed… Read more »

2016 Game 65: Twins at Angels

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Minnesota Twins (20-43, 5th AL Central) at Los Angeles Angels (27-37, 5th AL West) Angel Stadium of Anaheim Weather Forecast @ 1st Pitch: Sunny, 69F, Wind SW 8mph Pitching Matchup Ervin Santana (1-6, 4.77 ERA) Santana, who began his career with the Angels and pitched his first 8 seasons in Anaheim from 2005-2012, was having a brilliant season through May… Read more »

2016 Game 48: Astros at Angels

LA Angels Insider 2016 Season Preview

Who are these guys? There are plenty of new faces on the Angels to make us forget who was on the team last season. Nearly half the starting lineup is different from a season ago. The entire bench got an overhaul. There are several new coaches in the dugout. And a new general manager has taken the reigns of what… Read more »

LA Angels Insider 2016 Spring Training Tracker

Welcome to the relaunched LA Angels Insider, where we’re kicking things off with the 2016 Spring Training Tracker. This will be a running post, and will update frequently until Opening Day. In addition to our own original content, we will be sharing articles and tweets from Angels beat writers Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register, Pedro Moura of… Read more »

Morin Sent Down, Rasmus Called Up

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Local Beats: Wilson, Rasmus, Second Base, Roster