The starting rotation has held the fort for the Angels in 2017, and any struggles have been covered well by the team’s bullpen. Halos starters have yet to be kicked out of a game before the fourth inning, and surprisingly have the most scoreless starts of any rotation in the Majors. And that’s without their key arms. At 45-49, one could… Read more »
Click on the thumbnail to go to the latest episode of the Angels Official Podcast, where MLB reports Alyson Footer and Maria Guardado discuss the club’s opening day starter.
Angels Make Quick Work Of Arbitration With some guys being let go, a lot of young faces, and the handful of big contracts, Billy Eppler and his arbitration eligible cases wasted no time getting deals done. Here are the established salaries: Garrett Richards — $6.85 million Kole Calhoun — $6.35 million (Super Two) Matt Shoemaker — $3.325 million Danny Espinosa —… Read more »
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 »
The Angels are saying Tyler Skaggs’ ulnar collateral ligament is fine. Will follow up with an exact diagnosis shortly. — Pedro Moura (@pedromoura) September 14, 2016 The Angels actually caught a break this time. After being scratched from his next start with a forearm strain — the ailment that led to his original torn UCL diagnoses — Tyler Skaggs had… Read more »
Angels Week In Review: August 29 – September 4, 2016 Week Start: 56-74, 5th AL West (Div E#12, WC E#18) Week End: 61-75, 4th AL West (Div E#6, WC E#14) Week W-L: 5-1 The Angels came off an impressive road trip last week where they took 4 out of their 6 games in Toronto & Detroit and came home for… Read more »
The Bearded One got quite a scare on Sunday as a line drive from Kyle Seager came right back and knocked Matt Shoemaker in the right side of his head. Shoe never lost consciousness as he stumbled off the mound and then fell to his knees. But a laceration at the point of impact was a quick cause for concern,… Read more »