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Could the Mets and Angels Match Up As Trade Partners?

The Los Angeles Angels are currently sitting at the top of the standings in the American League West Division as well as holding the best record in the MLB. However, they have lost two young arms in the last month alone. Tyler Skaggs was the first to go down earlier this month with a partially torn UCL and will require Tommy John surgery, sidelining him until 2016. Garrett Richards...
Via Mets Merized Online
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Angels Bleak Search for Pitching

In less than a month, the Angels have been dealt some two deadly blows to their starting rotation. Neither Tyler Skaggs not Garrett Richards will be pitching any time in the foreseeable future. Jeff detailed the devastating blow that their losses may have on their World Series chances yesterday. Today, I thought we could take […]
Via Fangraphs
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Garrett Richards carted off field with knee injury

Your browser does not support iframes. Los Angeles Angels ace Garrett Richards was carted off the field on a stretcher in the second inning at Fenway Park with a possible left patellar injury. The team is awaiting further evaluations before announcing anything more definitive. The Angels are facing the possibility of being without their best starting pitcher for the rest of the...
Via Sports-Glory
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels lose Tyler Skaggs to injury; Recall two arms for their bullpen

The Los Angels Angels of Anaheim have lost a key part in their rotation, as lefty Tyler Skaggs will undergo Tommy John surgery and will perhaps be out until the 2016 season. Tyler Skaggs has a partial tear in UCL and was told that even if he’s 100 percent in 12 months, he won’t pitch in MLB in 2015. #Angels — Alden Gonzalez (@Alden_Gonzalez) August 10, 2014 On August 1st...

Angels lefty Skaggs to have Tommy John surgery

  Los Angeles Angels left-hander Tyler Skaggs will have elbow ligament replacement surgery, likely sidelining him for the entire 2015 season. The Angels announced Skaggs' decision Sunday and transferred him to the 60-day disabled list. Skaggs will have Tommy John surgery Wednesday in Los Angeles. Skaggs is 5-5 with a 4.30 ERA in 18 starts this season for the Angels, who reacquired...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels LHP Skaggs (elbow) needs Tommy John surgery, out for season

The Los Angeles Angels' pitching staff took another blow Sunday when it was determined that left-handed starter Tyler Skaggs would undergo Tommy John surgery and miss the rest of this season and likely all of next. Skaggs last pitched July 31, leaving the mound early with elbow discomfort, despite having held the Orioles scoreless through 4 and 1/3 innings. He underwent an examination...
Via Fox Sports West
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Starter Tyler Skaggs to Undergo Tommy John Surgery

In what amounts to a huge blow for the Los Angeles Angels AL West title hopes and championship aspirations, young starter Tyler Skaggs will have to undergo Tommy John surgery after injuring his shoulder in a start late last month against the Baltimore Orioles.  #Angels Tyler Skaggs is out for the year to have Tommy John surgery. — Jeff Fletcher (@JeffFletcherOCR) August 10, 2014...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Injury Update: Tyler Skaggs to have Tommy John surgery

Los Angeles Angels starter Tyler Skaggs is set to have Tommy John surgery, reports Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register:#Angels Tyler Skaggs is out for the year to have Tommy John surgery.— Jeff Fletcher (@JeffFletcherOCR) August 10, 2014Skaggs is already on the DL with what had been described as a flexor tendon strain but was surprisingly moved to the 60-day DL earlier...
Via Sports Injury Alert
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels' Tyler Skaggs likely headed to DL with forearm strain

Tyler Skaggs was pulled from Thursday night’s game against the Baltimore Orioles in the fifth inning because of a forearm strain that will probably send the Angels left-hander to the disabled list for the second time this season. But Skaggs, 23, is confident that the injury is not serious, a huge relief to the Angels considering how many pitchers have undergone elbow reconstruction...
Via Pro Sports Daily
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Angels Injury Update: Tyler Skaggs exits with forearm strain

Tyler Skaggs was cruising through Thursday's start against the Baltimore Orioles, no-hitting the O's through the first four innings, when he felt something tighten up in his left arm. Alden Gonzalez of reports that the Los Angeles Angels starter tweaked his flexor tendon while throwing a changeup to Delmon Young and, although he was able to strike out J.J. Hardy...
Via Sports Injury Alert
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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