Found May 30, 2012 on Fox Sports West:
ANAHEIM, Calif. Bad news has a way of lingering. It's like a summer cold, heavy and unrelenting. It makes you feel like it will never go away. The Angels got some bad news Tuesday afternoon. They found out that their best starting pitcher, Jered Weaver, was put on the disabled list. He's out until at least June 13, maybe longer if the strain and spasms in his lower back don't go away. You figured they would collectively feel their loss, wallow a bit in their unfortunate circumstances, perhaps even roll over against the New York Yankees. But that didn't happen. In fact, they never broke stride. Even in the face of the Weaver news, they stayed on their emotional high. "We're on a good roll right now, and you've got to ride it for as long as you possibly can," Mark Trumbo said. "It's unfortunate, but Jered is going to be fine and he'll be back before we know it. It's up to us to keep doing our part, keep passing the torch on to ...

Angels ace Jered Weaver goes on DL

Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain, the team announced Tuesday. Weaver was forced to leave Monday's game against the Yankees after just 12 pitches due to the injury. The team has called up Garrett Richards to replace him. The two-time All-Star was in visible pain after he attempted to throw a warm-up pitch...

Weaver expected to be placed on DL

ANAHEIM, Calif. Justas they begin their toughest stretch of games this season, the Angels got thebad news: Ace starter Jered Weaver is going on the disabled list with a strainin his lower back and inflammation in a disk. The Angels were expectedto make the move official late Tuesday afternoon and have already recalledpitcher Garrett Richards from Triple-A Salt Lake. Weaver will...

Jered Weaver No Hitter Montage

Here is Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitcher Jered Weaver celebrating after throwing a no-hitter on May 2, 2012. Weaver can be seen below celebrating in the Angels clubhouse after the game, and at a local bar in Costa Mesa. The final picture is his father, Dave Weaver, trying to relax in the stands while his son throws the 10th no-hitter in Angels franchise history.   First...

Weaver leaves Angels game with back injury

Angel ace Jered Weaver came out of Monday's game after 12 pitches, injuring his lower back while throwing a first-inning strike to New York Yankees cleanup hitter Robinson Cano. After delivering a 1-0 pitch, Weaver leaped off the mound in pain. Manager Mike Scioscia and a trainer ran out to Weaver, who tried to talk them into leaving him in the game. But after tossing a warmup...

Angels ace Weaver leaves with injury

Los Angeles Angels ace Jered Weaver has left his start against the Yankees in the first inning after injuring himself while pitching. Weaver gave up two hits and a run Monday night before pulling up awkwardly after throwing a pitch to Robinson Cano. Weaver attempted to throw a warmup pitch before struggling again, and he went to the Angels' clubhouse with their training staff...

ESPN seems awfully happy about Jered Weaver's back injury

The copy editors at ESPN Mobile have struck again.  The insensitive pricks that brought you Jeremy Lin's "***** in the armor" proudly present a celebration of Jered Weaver getting hurt.  See the visual evidence for yourself, captured last night during the Yankees-Angels game courtesy of @TStevens80: I doubt there was any ill intent meant with those headline choices...

Weaver sent to DL with lower-back woes

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- The Los Angeles Angels put ace Jered Weaver on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday with a lower-back injury, likely forcing last season's AL Cy Young runner-up to miss at least two starts. The Angels recalled touted prospect Garrett Richards from Triple-A Salt Lake to take the rotation spot of Weaver, their most durable and dynamic starter of the past half...

Angels place Jered Weaver on DL

The Los Angeles Angels have placed starting pitcher Jered Weaver on the 15-day DL, with a strained muscle in his back. The news was initially recanted by the Angels Twitter account, but a second tweet confirmed that Weaver would be heading to the DL, and that Garrett Richards would be replacing Weaver on the roster. Weaver initially injured his back last night in the first inning...

2012 Fantasy Baseball, Waiver Wire: Replacing Folded Aces Halladay and Weaver

Roy Halladay (credits below) The Philadelphia Phillies have placed their right-handed ace, Roy Halladay, on the 15-day disabled list with a grade 1/2 strain of his right latissimus dorsi. Multiple outlets suggest Halladay will be shelved for three weeks and will need six-to-eight weeks total before a possible return to the bump. Prior to hitting the disabled list, Halladay didn...

Injury updates: Weaver, Beimel and Pedroia

Angels 9, Yankees 8

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The Los Angeles Angels lost ace Jered Weaver after just three batters with a lower back injury Monday night, but Mark Trumbo and the Angels' offense helped overcome that adversity to beat New York Yankees 9-8 in a wild opener of a three-game series. Trumbo hit a walk-off home run off Cory Wade to open the ninth inning, the third walk-off hit of Trumbo'...

Pitching Matchups For Yankees @ Angels

Game 1: Tonight @ 9:05 PM - TV: YES/MLBN - Radio: WCBS RHP Phil Hughes (4-5, 4.94) vs. RHP Jered Weaver (6-1, 2.61) Game 2: Tuesday @ 10:05 PM - TV: YES - Radio: WCBS LHP Andy Pettitte (2-1, 2.53) vs. RHP Dan Haren (2-5, 3.76) Game 3: Wednesday @ 10:05 PM - TV: YES/ESPN2 - Radio: WCBS RHP Ivan Nova (4-2, 5.69) vs. RHP Ervin Santana (2-6, 4.22)

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