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Angels acquire C Drew Butera from Texas

Rangers to receive cash considerations from Angels
May 7, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today acquired C Drew Butera from the Texas Rangers in exchange for a cash considerations. In a corresponding move, the Angels designated C Jack Kruger for assignment. Butera, 37, enters his second stint with the Angels organization after he was previously acquired in a trade with

Angels designate Albert Pujols for assignment

May 6, 2021

ANAHEIM, CA – The Angels announced today that the Club has designated INF/DH Albert Pujols for assignment. “The Angels Organization proudly signed Albert Pujols in 2011, and are honored that he has worn an Angels jersey for nearly half of his Hall-of-Fame Career. Albert’s historical accomplishments, both on and off

Single-game tickets for May and early June home games on-sale April 27th

April 19, 2021

ANAHEIM -- The Angels announced today that single-game tickets for all May and early June home games (through June 9th) will go on sale to California residents beginning at 9:00 a.m. PST on Tuesday, April 27th. Additionally, registered users on Angels.com will have access to a special presale beginning Monday,

Angels-Twins game postponed

April 17, 2021

Tonight’s scheduled game between the host Los Angeles Angels and the Minnesota Twins at Angel Stadium has been postponed to allow for continued testing and contact tracing involving members of the Twins organization. Major League Baseball will continue to provide updates as available.

Angels transactions - April 12

April 12, 2021

Today the Angels have made the following roster moves:

  • Selected the contract of RHP Ben Rowen
  • Recalled INF Jack Mayfield
  • Placed INF Anthony Rendon on 10-day IL (retro to April 11) with a left groin strain
  • Optioned RHP Jaime Barria

Today's Angels-Blue Jays game postponed

Game will be made up on Aug. 10 as part of doubleheader at Angel Stadium
April 11, 2021

DUNEDIN, FL – Today’s scheduled game between the Los Angeles Angels and Toronto Blue Jays at TD Ballpark in Dunedin, FL has been rescheduled as part of a split doubleheader on Tuesday, Aug. 10th at Angel Stadium in Anaheim due to rain. The first game is scheduled for 3:07 p.m.

Angels announce 2021 Minor League development staffs

April 5, 2021

ANAHEIM -- The Los Angeles Angels have named their minor league development and coaching staffs for the 2021 season. Salt Lake has been the Angels Triple-A affiliate since 2001, while the Rocket City franchise has been the Double-A affiliate since 2017 (Club played as the Mobile Bay Bears through 2019

Angels agree to five-year contract with David Fletcher

Deal extends through 2025 season with Club options for 2026 and 2027
April 1, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today agreed to a five-year, $26 million contract extension with infielder David Fletcher. The contract also includes a pair of Club options for the 2026 ($8 million) and 2027 ($8.5 million) seasons. Fletcher, 26, has appeared in 283 games for the Angels since making his Major

Angels announce 2021 Opening Day roster

March 31, 2021

ANAHEIM – Today, the Angels announced the Club’s 2021 Opening Day roster. To set the roster at 26 active players, the Angels selected the contracts of OF Juan Lagares and INF Jose Rojas and placed INF Franklin Barreto (60-day; right elbow strain) and RHP Félix Peña (10-day; right hamstring strain)

Angels agree to terms with LHP Tony Watson & RHP Steve Cishek

March 29, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today agreed to a one-year, $1 million contracts with LHP Tony Watson and RHP Steve Cishek. In a corresponding move, RHP Luke Bard has been placed on the 60-day injured list. Watson, 35, appeared in seven Spring Training games (5 IP) for the Phillies before being

Single-game tickets for April home games on-sale March 26th

March 22, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Los Angeles Angels announced today that single-game tickets for all April home games will go on sale to the general public beginning at 9:00 a.m. PST on Friday, March 26th. Additionally, registered users at Angels.com will have access to a special presale from Wednesday, March 24th at

Angels to welcome back fans for the 2021 season

March 5, 2021

ANAHEIM – Governor Gavin Newsom’s modification of the state guidelines allows fans at Angel Stadium during the 2021 Season. Under these revised guidelines, limited capacity games will begin on April 1st. As Orange County transitions from the Red to Orange Tier, and eventually to the Yellow Tier, Angel Stadium’s capacity

Angels to welcome back fans for the 2021 season

March 5, 2021

ANAHEIM – Governor Gavin Newsom’s modification of the state guidelines allows fans at Angel Stadium during the 2021 Season. Under these revised guidelines, limited capacity games will begin on April 1st. As Orange County transitions from the Red to Orange Tier, and eventually to the Yellow Tier, Angel Stadium’s capacity

Angels celebrate 60th anniversary season

February 22, 2021

ANAHEIM -- The Angels formally unveiled 2021 plans surrounding the Club’s 60th Anniversary. During the upcoming 60th Anniversary Season, moments throughout the team’s history will be celebrated with special features and historical highlights during Angels programming on Fox Sports West and Angels Radio AM830. The Angels 60th Anniversary logo includes

Angels announce 2021 Spring Training ticket information & procedures

February 15, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today announced Spring Training information and updated procedures for home games at Tempe Diablo Stadium. Tempe Diablo Stadium will adhere to local, state and Major League Baseball COVID-19 safety protocols. Tempe Diablo will operate at 25% capacity, allowing approximately 1,800-2,000 fans per game into the ballpark

Angels announce 2021 Spring Training non-roster invitees

February 11, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today announced the 24 non-roster players invited to 2021 Spring Training in Tempe, Ariz. Below is a list of the invitees: STARTING PITCHERS (6) Denny Brady (RHP), Davis Daniel (RHP), Reid Detmers (LHP), Jake Faria (RHP), Packy Naughton (LHP), Thomas Pannone (LHP) RELIEF PITCHERS (4) Junior

Angels acquire RHP Aaron Slegers from Tampa Bay

Rays to receive a player to be named later or cash considerations from Angels
February 8, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today acquired RHP Aaron Slegers from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Slegers, 28, made 11 appearances (one start) for the Rays in 2020 and recorded two saves while pitching to a 3.46 ERA (26 IP

Angels agree to contract with Shohei Ohtani

Avoid arbitration with two-year deal
February 8, 2021

ANAHEIM -- The Angels today agreed to a two-year, $8.5 million contract with RHP/DH Shohei Ohtani. With the agreement, an arbitration hearing is avoided. Ohtani was the only unsigned arbitration-eligible player on the Angels 40-man roster. Ohtani, 26, has appeared in 254 games as a hitter across three seasons with

Angels acquire Dexter Fowler & cash considerations from St. Louis

February 4, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today acquired OF Dexter Fowler and cash considerations from the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations. Fowler, 34, is a veteran of 13 Major League seasons and has compiled 253 doubles, 82 triples (leads all active players),

Angels acquire RHP Alex Cobb & cash considerations from Baltimore

Orioles receive INF Jahmai Jones from Angels
February 2, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today acquired RHP Alex Cobb and cash considerations from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for INF Jahmai Jones. Cobb, 33, owns a 3.88 ERA (917 IP – 395 ER) across 156 career games (all starts) for the Rays (2011-17) and Orioles (2018-20). His 54% career ground

Angels agree to terms with José Quintana

January 22, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today have agreed to terms on a one-year, $8 million contract with LHP José Quintana. Quintana, 31, owns an 83-77 record with a 3.73 ERA (1495 IP – 619 ER) across 254 career games (247 starts) in his nine Major League seasons with the Chicago White

Angels agree to terms with Kurt Suzuki

January 15, 2021

ANAHEIM – The Angels today have agreed to terms on a one-year, $1.5 million contract with catcher Kurt Suzuki. Suzuki, 37, appeared in 33 games for Washington in 2020 and ranked in the Top 5 among N.L. catchers (min. 125 PA) in average (3rd, .270), on-base percentage (4th, .349), slugging

Angels agree to terms with LHP Alex Claudio

December 16, 2020

ANAHEIM – The Angels today have agreed to terms on a one-year, $1.125 million contract with left-handed reliever Alex Claudio. Claudio, 28, has appeared in 239 games across the last four seasons, which ranks third in the Majors, including 83 appearances in 2019 for Milwaukee which led the Majors and

Angels acquire RHP Raisel Iglesias

Reds receive RHP Noé Ramirez and a player to be named later or cash considerations from Angels
December 7, 2020

ANAHEIM -- The Angels today acquired RHP Raisel Iglesias and cash considerations from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for RHP Noé Ramirez and a player to be named later or cash considerations. Iglesias, 30, made 22 appearances for the Reds in 2020 and compiled a 4-3 record with eight saves,

Angels announce 2021 contract tenders

December 2, 2020

The Angels today announced that the Club has tendered contracts for the 2021 season to all but five of the unsigned players on the 40-man roster. The five players who were not tendered contracts are: RHP Justin Anderson, RHP Matt Andriese, RHP Keynan Middleton, LHP Hoby Milner and RHP Hansel