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Angels pitcher Skaggs had opioids in system when he died

Aug 31, 2019 - 12:02 PM

A toxicology report lists Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs' death as an 'accident' resulting from a potent cocktail of drugs and alcohol

SHOCK DEATH. Police continue to investigate the circumstances of the death of 27-year-old Tyler Skaggs. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images/AFP

Grieving Angels return to play after death of pitcher Skaggs

Jul 03, 2019 - 4:12 PM

The cause of death of 27-year-old pitcher Tyler Skaggs remains a mystery as there's no sign of suicide or foul play

HEARTBREAKING. The sudden death of the popular  Tyler Skaggs remains ‘incomprehensible’ for the Los Angeles Angels. Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images/AFP

Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies in Texas, MLB game postponed

Jul 02, 2019 - 1:25 PM

'Tyler has, and always will be, an important part of the Angels family,' the Los Angeles Angels say in a statement

UNEXPECTED. Tyler Skaggs dies at 27 years old right before a scheduled game in Texas. Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images/AFP

Verlander fans Ohtani to reach 2,500 strikeout milestone

May 17, 2018 - 3:33 PM

The Astros ace is the 33rd Major League Baseball pitcher to record the mark

STRIKEOUT CLUB. Astros pitcher Justin Verlander throws his first shutout in 3 years. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

'Japan's Babe Ruth' Shohei Ohtani joins Angels in U.S. Major League Baseball

Dec 09, 2017 - 1:05 PM

Shohei Ohtani agrees to sign up with the Los Angeles Angels, but the US MLB team must pay the $20 million posting fee to Ohtani's Japanese club the Hokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters

JAPAN'S PRIDE. Major League Baseball Tweets Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese baseball sensation, agrees to sign up with the Los Angeles Angels. Screengrab from @MLB

Fil-Am pitcher Tim Lincecum signs with Los Angeles Angels

May 20, 2016 - 9:39 AM

The two time Cy Young award winner is coming off hip surgery and hasn t pitched since June of 2015

COMEBACK IS REAL. Tim Lincecum was once among the most dominant pitchers in baseball but has since been slowed by hip problems. Photo by Tim Lane/EPA

Trout powers American League to All-Star game win

Jul 15, 2015 - 1:36 PM

Los Angeles Angels slugger Mike Trout becomes the first player named the All Star Most Valuable Player in back to back years

Angels' slugger Mike Trout (L) and Prince Fielder of the Kansas City Royals during the 2015 All-Star game. Photo by ELSA/Getty Images/AFP

WATCH: Albert Pujols hits 500th home run

Apr 23, 2014 - 12:53 PM

Albert Pujols became the 26th member of the 500 home run club after hitting two long balls on Tuesday Wednesday PH time against the Washington Nationals

TICKET TO COOPERSTOWN. Albert Pujols watches no. 500 go sailing into the bleachers of Nationals Stadium. Photo by Michael Reynolds/EPA