Los Angeles Times "Erick Aybar drove in four runs and the Angels rallied from a late four-run deficit to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-5 Tuesday night. Aybar hit a two-run double against closer Fernando Rodney (5-4) in the ninth inning to cap the comeback. "With a pitcher like Fernando you don't want to think too..." August 28
Source: #Angels’ Vargas Aybar on revocable trade waivers. Waivers expire Wednesday. Vargas potential FA Aybar signed through 2016. 1/2
CBSSports.com "The Cardinals with the best record in baseball don't have many holes on their roster. But one spot they could definitely upgrade is shortstop where Pete Kozma has been the starter since Rafael Furcal went down with an injury this spring. After talking to the White Sox about Alexei Ramirez and..." July 31
Cards made it clear to Angels they have no interest in Martinez or Wacha in an Aybar deal...can't blame Angels for asking
MLB.com "The Angels are unlikely to part ways with shortstop Erick Aybar an industry source told MLB.com late Tuesday night but second baseman Howie Kendrick remains in play. The Angels and Cardinals engaged in brief talks for Aybar as Jim Bowden of ESPN first reported but it was the Cardinals that..." July 31
Angels&Cards have discussed a deal that would send either Carlos Martinez or Mike Wacha & Peter Kozma to LAA for Aybar (Cards reluctant)
#Angels SS Erick Aybar will not be ready when he's eligible to come off the DL Thurs. Maybe early next wk after some ext spring gms
#Angels SS ran wind sprints and took BP today for first time since injured left heel. He remains hopeful of being activated Thursday.
Sosh said Aybar is feeling "much better." X-rays on his left heel were negative. Completely different vibe from pregame.
Aybar, as expected, is out of the lineup. Harris at SS, Callaspo batting second and Pujols is at DH, with Trumbo at 1B. #Angels