TYLER SKAGGS RUMORS & GOSSIP
By Robert Cunningham, AngelsWin.com Staff Writer - Disclaimer: PLEASE NOTE: THESE ARE EARLY RETURNS ON THE 2014 SEASON. SAMPLE SIZE IS QUITE SMALL!The newly formed core of the Angels starting rotation has gotten off to a mixed start in 2014. Pitchers who we thought would do well haven’t and those that we were unsure about have turned in good performances.But do those mixed performances...
This is a really late recap. Sorry. No, not really. This is just the way things are going to be, especially on weekends. But you know what? Tyler Skaggs was awesome, so sometimes being late is totally worth it.
Run Expectancy Rundown
It is safe to say Josh Hamilton had a pretty good game. I could get used to that. Mike Trout, however, didn’t have a good night. They even, oddly...
Starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs stifled the Astros offense in his Angels debut, allowing just one unearned run on four hits over eight innings. Josh Hamilton blasted his second home run in as many games going 3 for 5 with two RBI. Halos reliever Joe Smith closed out the game in the ninth, hurling twelve pitches to retire the Astros batters in order.Click here to download the scorecard...
All spring the Angels watched Tyler Skaggs show flashes of brilliance interrupted by lapses of command that at times doomed his performance.
And then, he made his first regular-season outing, and that guy was gone.
“He was a lot different,” catcher Chris Iannetta said after Skaggs gave up one unearned run in eight innings of a 5-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday...
The Angels really needed to get some high-end young pitching for the 2014 season, so Jerry Dipoto did what he does best: trade for Tyler Skaggs. That move worked well for him once, will it work just as well the second time around?
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) -- Tyler Skaggs pitched into the sixth inning to help the Los Angeles Angels beat the San Francisco Giants 11-4 on Monday.
Josh Hamilton had two hits and Chris Iannetta hit his third spring homer for Los Angeles.
Skaggs, who is trying to win a spot in the Angels' rotation, allowed seven hits and two runs in 5 1-3 innings.
"He took a huge step today,"...
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Tyler Skaggs said hello to Mark Mulder, but he didn't get a chance to say goodbye.
Just as Skaggs was beginning his season with the Angels, perhaps as one of their starting pitchers, Mulder was packing up and leaving camp after seeing his comeback washed away by a torn Achilles tendon.
Baseball is like that. Careers begin and end, but the game stops for neither...
It may be cause for a double-take the first time you see it, but the Diamondbacks have optioned Tyler Skaggs to Single-A Visalia, while calling up Eury De La Rosa from Triple-A Reno. It’s no secret that after resting over the weekend series with the Rockies, the bullpen got thrown right back into the fire during the Dodgers’ sweep of Arizona, including Wednesday’s extra-inning...
The Diamondbacks shuffled their pitching staff Thursday, optioning starter Tyler Skaggs to Single-A Visalia and calling up lefty reliever Eury De La Rosa from Triple-A Reno.
Skaggs had a somewhat disappointing outing against the Dodgers on Wednesday night, allowing three runs and 11 base runners in 4 13 innings before leaving with the bases loaded. That came after a dominant start...
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Monday’s first ever doubleheader at Chase Field has gotten that much more exciting. Tyler Skaggs will make his 2013 Diamondbacks debut in the first game of the doubleheader tomorrow.