Found November 12, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
The Los Angeles Angels were devastated by injuries in 2013.  That may or may not be the reason they failed, yet again, to compete in the division.  However, there’s no doubt the team wants to avoid similar pitfalls.  There will be injuries, but if they focus on players who are not injury-prone, Los Angeles may have better luck.  That seems to be what they were doing when they signed Wade LeBlanc yesterday. According to Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com, the Angels agreed to a minor league contract with LeBlanc, but the deal includes an invite to Major League camp during spring training.  Generally such invites mean the team thinks the player has a god shot at making the 25-man roster when camp breaks at the end of Spring.  The minor league contract gives the Angels some flexibility in monitoring LeBlanc while providing themselves another left-handed pitcher and more depth. But it also ensures they will be getting a player with little to no injury history.  Take a look at LeBlanc’s history.  No major injuries.  No trips to the disabled list.  He’s the model of health, and that’s becoming increasingly difficult to find.  There’s no telling what role this played in the Angels decision to sign the journeyman pitcher, but it had to have played some role.  LeBlanc certainly brings experience, but not enough to warrant his addition on its own. LeBlanc has pitched in the Majors in parts of six seasons with the San Diego Padres, the Miami Marlins, and the Houston Astros.  The 29-year old has been used both as a starter and a reliever.  He has never really found his groove anywhere.  Perhaps he can do that in Los Angeles.  LeBlanc is 20-32 with a 4.51 ERA in his career.
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