Tag Archives: Tyler Skaggs

Skaggs Bouncing Back… Again

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The Angels are still sorting out their starting rotation for 2017, and have a couple of bounce-back candidates that are vital to the club’s chances to compete. With Garrett Richards making strides toward a healthy and productive season, another starter who is heading in the right direction is lefty Tyler Skaggs.   With four innings of one-run ball in Saturday’s spring… Read more »

Angels Monitoring Skaggs’ Velocity

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Over two and a half years removed from Tommy John Surgery, Tyler Skaggs took the mound on Saturday to begin his in-game Spring Training reps. He was unable to complete one inning. The lefty walked four hitters and recorded two outs before going out with diminished velocity. His fastball dipped from the 89-92 MPH range to 86-88 MPH by the… Read more »

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 »

Angels Insiders: Skaggs, Rasmus, Shoe, Pitching Staff

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

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 »

Angels Week in Review – August 22-28, 2016

Angels Week in Review – August 22-28, 2016 Week Start: 52-72, 5th AL West Week End: 56-74, 5th AL West Week W-L: 4-2 Monday August 22, 2016 – Travel Day Off the Field: The Angels made no roster moves on Monday. On the Field: The Angels had no game on Monday as they traveled from Anaheim to Toronto to begin a 6-game… Read more »

Angels Week in Review – August 8-14, 2016

Angels Week in Review – August 8-14, 2016 Week Start: 49-62, 4th AL West Week End: 49-68, 5th AL West Week W-L: 0-6 It’s been a pretty ugly week for the Angels as they’ve continued their 9-game road trip that has taken them through Seattle, Chicago and Cleveland. The Angels went completely winless this week and have lost 10 in… Read more »

Angels Week In Review – August 1-7, 2016

If you’re a regular LA Angels Insider reader, you may have noticed a slight change in our daily postings recently. Due to a change in my schedule, I’m no longer able to put up the detailed game previews every day anymore. Fortunately, our founder Ryan W. Krol has been able to post the lineups along with a feature where you… Read more »

Halos On The Mend: Richards, Tropeano

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So there was good news, and then there was bad news. Let’s start with the good news since there hasn’t been a whole lot of that this season. #Angels Garrett Richards has shown continued healing so not having TJ yet. Still moving forward. Still won't pitch this year. — Jeff Fletcher (@JeffFletcherOCR) August 3, 2016 In less than a week,… Read more »

2016 Game 104: Red Sox at Angels

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Boston Red Sox (56-45, 3rd AL East) at Los Angeles Angels (46-57, 5th AL West) Angel Stadium of Anaheim Weather Forecast @ 1st Pitch: Sunny, 80F, Wind SSW 9 MPH Pitching Matchup Drew Pomeranz (8-8, 2.84 ERA) Acquired on July 14 from San Diego for 18 year-old pitching prospect Anderson Espinoza, Pomeranz will be making his first road start as… Read more »