Angels Manager Mike Scioscia said Monday that preliminary tests on pitcher Jered Weaver's injured left hip showed "no structural" damage.
The Angels hit the pause button on Jered Weaver's disappointing season, placing the veteran right-hander on the 15-day disabled list because of left-hip inflammation before Sunday's 3-2 loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Angels right-hander Jered Weaver was placed on the 15-day disabled list because of left-hip inflammation and will undergo a series of medical tests, including an MRI, on Monday to determine the severity of the injury.
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Jered Weaver was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday due to left hip inflammation. Continue for updates. Weaver Placed on DL After Loss vs. Athletics Sunday, June 21 The team announced outfielder Alfredo Marte was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake to take Weaver's place on the roster. Show More Summary
Jered Weaver achieved one of his stated goals on Saturday, keeping the ball in the park against the Oakland Athletics. This was no small achievement, considering the Angels right-hander has been tagged for 16 home runs this season, tied with Minnesota's Phil Hughes for most in the American League.
KEY MOMENT: The A's snapped a 1-1 tie with a three-run sixth inning, Stephen Vogt sparking the rally with a leadoff single. Ben Zobrist grounded into a fielder's choice, but Josh Reddick stayed back on a Jered Weaver curve and drove it into the left-field corner for an opposite-field run-scoring...
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KEY MOMENT: In a matchup of former Long Beach State standouts, Rays third baseman Evan Longoria crushed a home run to left-center field off Angels right-hander Jered Weaver to lead off the third inning. Longoria's sixth homer of the season gave Tampa Bay a 3-2 lead.
Mike Trout and Albert Pujols were among five Los Angeles Angels to homer in the first two innings, allowing Jered Weaver to breeze to an 8-6 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday night.
Angels right-hander Jered Weaver struck out Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis in the second inning Friday night with a 64-mph curveball that floated so softly toward the plate it appeared Davis could have swung not once but twice at the pitch.
Jered Weaver allowed one run and three hits while pitching into the eighth inning, leading the Los Angeles past the Baltimore Orioles 3-1 on Friday night.
That was not the face of someone who was amused. Los Angeles Angels pitcher Jered Weaver tossed a complete-game shutout Friday against the Houston Astros. After the game, Weaver's teammates attempted to douse him with the jugs from the dugout during his postgame interview. Show More Summary
Never seen anyone so mad after throwing a shutout.
Angels pitcher Jered Weaver began his day at Angel Stadium bouncing around the clubhouse with a what-me-worry look despite being winless in the second week of May.
Jered Weaver pitched a six-hitter for his first victory of the season, and Carlos Perez had an RBI single in the Los Angeles Angels' 2-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
Mike Scioscia went with an unorthodox lineup Sunday, batting pitcher Jered Weaver eighth and struggling catcher Chris Iannetta ninth against the San Francisco Giants, a move that seemed to buoy the 6-foot-7 right-hander.
With Jered Weaver's fastball velocity falling, his earned-run average rising and his winless streak stretching into May, the Angels cannot afford to have their other high-priced starting pitcher, C.J. Wilson, suffer a serious injury or slide into an extended funk.
The velocity of Jered Weaver’s fastball is down, to 84-85 mph, and his earned run average is up, all the way to 5.83 after he allowed six runs and six hits, including two homers, in seven innings of a 6-2 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night.
KEY MOMENT: After the A's loaded the bases with two outs in the bottom of the first inning, Angels starter Jered Weaver hung a first-pitch curveball to Josh Reddick, who smacked a tying two-run single to right field, and grooved a first-pitch fastball, middle in, to Brett Lawrie, who crushed a...