The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Daily Pitcher Duels: Aug. 29

It's a much more low-key slate today in the major leagues, but there's still plenty of intrigue to be had. Check 'em out: Garrett Richards (LAA) vs. Corey Kluber (CLE) 7:10 p.m. ET The Angels find themselves on the outside looking in—just barely, but bear with me—of the final Wild Card spot by 1.5 games thanks in large part to a rotation that hasn't exactly lived up to...
Via The Sports Post
3 days ago  |  Discuss

A year later, Angels' Richards looks back on 2014 knee injury

It has now been one year since Los Angeles Angels right-hander Garrett Richards tore his left patellar tendon in a freak injury covering first base at Fenway Park on August 20, 2015. He's returned to form nicely for the Halos, essentially picking up where he left off en route to a 12-9 record and 3.50 ERA in 23 starts this season. Speaking with's David Adler about his season...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Wrap: Garrett Richards, Kole Calhoun Lead Angels Past Boston 3-0

The gap between the Los Angels Angels and Boston Red Sox was obvious Saturday night. Garrett Richards tossed a complete-game shutout and Kole Calhoun hit two home runs as the Angels defeated the Red Sox 3-0 at Angel Stadium of Anaheim. Los Angeles, of course, sits atop the American League West, while Boston sits in the basement of the AL East. And that reality was easy to comprehend...
July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Beltre sends Richards invoice for three broken bats

Garrett Richards displayed his Cy Young contender stuff during a win Friday against the Texas Rangers in just his second start of the season. The 26-year-old went seven strong innings allowing just three hits, three walks, and two runs in the Angels’ 3-2 win. Among his highlights included holding Rangers cleanup hitter Adrian Beltre to...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels: What went wrong in the ALDS

On Sunday night the Kansas City Royals completed their sweep of the Los Angeles Angels with an 8-3 win. After the loss, the Angels became just the second team since 1969 to feature the best regular season record and get swept out of the playoffs. The Angels scored only six runs in the entire series and looked nothing like the team that led baseball in runs scored. In the first game...
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels: projecting the playoff rotation

Now that the Los Angeles Angels have clinched a playoff berth and their first AL West title since 2009, one question remains: Who will they choose for their playoff rotation? Playoff rotations are generally comprised of the top three pitchers on the team as the post season in more spread out than the regular season. This means that often the starters who are left out become part...
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Garrett Richards to miss six to nine months

The Los Angeles Angels of  Anaheim took a huge blow when starter Garrett Richards went down on Wednesday with a patellar tendon tear. The Angels got more bad news on Thursday when it was announced that Richards will need surgery to repair his patellar tendon tear and will be out 6-9 months. Mike DiGiovanna of […]
Via Full Scale Sports
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Garrett Richards - Knee Injury

In last nights win over the Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Angels Ace Garrett Richards blew out his knee trying to cover first base. Richards was carted off the field, and has been diagnosed as a "significant" patella injury, but no timetable has been released. #453879230 / gettyimages.comRichards finished the first half of the season with an 11-2 record, a 2.55 ERA and 127 strikeouts...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Garrett Richards solid again as Angels sweep Astros

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels' Garrett Richards had a career performance on the mound Sunday afternoon against the Astros, only further highlighting what has been a career season. By all accounts, Richards and his 10-2 record should be headed to Minnesota for the 2014 All-Star Game. He looked every bit the part of an All-Star in Sunday's 6-1 win over Houston. Richards became...
Via Fox Sports West
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels' Garrett Richards in the zone

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Garrett Richards prefers not to look too far ahead or too far behind. He likes to live in the moment, at least as far as this season is concerned. The Angels right-hander is in a zone, and he wants nothing to deter him from it. The All-Star Game might be in his future, but there's no sense worry about it -- at least not now. Richards has been throwing so well this...
Via Fox Sports West
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Angels News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Underdogs: Hopefuls that can shock in the World Cup

Manfred digs Shoeless Joe a deeper grave

Why Mike Trout ain't right

The Opening Drive: Jamal Anderson warns UM fans before heading to Salt Lake City

Best and worst MLB players in August

RG3 blames intern for liking Instagram post trashing owner

Four most surprising roster cuts from NFL teams

Raiders cut Trent Richardson

Caroline Wozniacki smoking cover of ‘Rhapsody’

Everett Golson named FSU's starting QB

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker