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Larry Brown Sports:
Jered Weaver returned for the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday after spending nearly two months on the disabled list. The All-Star pitcher was perfect for the first four innings and threw six innings of one-run ball in the Angels’ 4-3 win over the Dodgers. Weaver earned his first win of the season, and he also [...]
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LOS ANGELES The Stopper is back.
Just in time.
After seeing an eight-game winning streak erased in the first two games of the Freeway Series, the Angels send Jered Weaver to the mound tonight at the Big A against the Dodgers in Game 3 of the four-game matchup.
Weaver has been out since April 7 when he fractured his left elbow falling off the mound awkwardly against the Rangers...
As we all saw last night, Jered Weaver returned to action for the Angels and he was back in more than just his mere presence. Weaver dominated the Dodgers through six innings, racking up seven strikeouts in the process. It was a tantalizing performance indeed. But it wasn't the end result that is piqued my interest but rather how he went about doing it.
It only took four...
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Jered Weaver pitched six strong innings in his first start in nearly eight weeks, Mark Trumbo hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the fifth inning and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Dodgers 4-3 on Wednesday night in the Freeway Series.
The Angels tied a season high with their fifth straight victory at home while snapping a two-game skid.
Weaver (1-1) allowed...
What a return to the Big A it was for Angels ace Jered Weaver on Wednesday night.
The Dream Weaver threw six innings, allowed five hits, gave up one earned run, struck out seven, and here’s the kicker: had zero walks. Let’s also remember that Weaver hadn’t seen a Major League mound since he faced the Texas Rangers on April 7th.
The most notable thing about Weaver on his...
Though it took almost two months, Jered Weaver will finally make his 2013 home debut for the Los Angeles Angels.
After missing more than seven weeks with a fractured elbow, Weaver returns Wednesday night looking to help the Angels avoid a third straight loss to the Dodgers when the Freeway Series moves to Anaheim for two games.
A 20-game winner in 2012, Weaver (0-1, 4.91 ERA) injured...
The Dodgers nearly made a comeback against an tottering Ernesto Frieri in the 9th inning, but the story of the night is definitely the return of Angels ace Jered Weaver. The now-healthy starting pitcher, the anchor for the staff, finally made a triumphant return to the Big A, eight weeks after shattering his left elbow in his second start of the season.
With a heightened...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Sir Isaac Newtons Third Law of Physics says that for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction.
Let's apply that notion to the 2013 Freeway Series:
Action: The Angels Jered Weaver makes his first appearance in seven weeks in Wednesday's Game 3 following a left-arm fracture.
Reaction: The Dodgers place mightily struggling Matt Kemp on the 15...
Jered Weaver happens.
Notice Scott Boras busy in the background.
ANAHEIM, Calif. The passing of one of baseball's foremost medical experts, Dr. Lewis Yocum, earlier this week drew widespread reaction from all around the baseball community.
Yocum, who along with Dr. James Andrews and his own mentor, Dr. Frank Jobe, revolutionized the game of baseball by performing the eponymous surgery named after the now infamous pitcher, Tommy John, saving...
The Los Angeles Angels continued their recent turnaround on Wednesday with a 4-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in the third game of their four game ”Freeway Series.” More importantly, Angel’s starter Jered Weaver made his first start since returning from the disabled list,
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