Garrett Richards RUMORS & NEWS

  • Angels transfer Richards to 60-day DL after discovering nerve irritation

    MLB Trade Rumors "When a biceps strain forced Angels right-hander Garrett Richards to the 10-day disabled list April 7, there was optimism that he’d return quickly. Now, unfortunately for both Richards and the Halos, he’s line to sit out at least into the summer. The Angels are moving him to the 60-day DL, per an..." April 23

  • Angels could face extended period with Garrett Richards on the disabled list

    Los Angeles Times "The Angels do not plan to activate ace Garrett Richards from the 10-day disabled list when he is eligible Sunday. Richards has not yet been cleared to resume throwing, and reliever JC Ramirez will replace him in the Angels’ rotation on Friday. “Right now, there’s no time frame for how long..." April 13

  • Garrett Richards has biceps nerve irritation, elbow structurally sound

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Angels got back some good news on their ace pitcher Friday. Pedro Moura of the LA Times reports that an MRI on right-hander Garrett Richards showed that his elbow is structurally sound. However, Richards has been diagnosed with biceps nerve irritation and will likely miss his..." April 07

  • Garrett Richards looks like old self in 2017 debut before leaving with an injury

    CBS Sports "One of the many reasons the Angels went 74-88 in 2016 was an injury to staff ace Garrett Richards. Richards was limited to only six starts by an elbow injury, specifically a tear in his ulnar collateral ligament. That usually requires Tommy John surgery. Richards, however, opted to rehab the..." April 06

  • Angels: Garrett Richards only has biceps cramp

    Yardbarker "Garrett Richards gave Angels fans a scare when he left his season debut on Wednesday night in the fifth, but the early word on him seems encouraging. "Right now it looks like a cramp in his biceps," Angels manager Mike Scioscia said after the game. "It's not related at all to what he was..." April 06