Mark Trumbo has a stress fracture in his left foot, MRI shows. Will go for second opinion.
Fox Sports "A little trade isn't going to stop Mark Trumbo from celebrating an annual tradition. Trumbo was traded by the Angels to the Diamondbacks on Dec. 10, but the deal didn't stop the slugger from taking part in the Angels' annual Children's Holiday Party at the ESPN Zone in Downtown Disney. The..." December 26
Hardball Talk "A source told the Arizona Republic’s Nick Piecoro that the deal is done. The Diamondbacks will get Trumbo and two players to be named, and they give outfielder Adam Eaton to the White Sox and left-hander Tyler Skaggs to the Angels. Left-hander Hector Santiago will go from Chicago to..." December 10
Re: Trumbo, looks like Angels front office convinced the fair deal (top young starting pitching) to be worth trading Trumbo does not exist
CBSSports.com "Mark Trumbo, a 30-homer hitter, is by far the Angels' most coveted player in trade. They could solve some of their pitching issues if they would trade Trumbo. However, the Angels are very reluctant to deal him. Of all their players being talked about in trade, he's the one they most want to..." November 13
CBSSports.com "When someone recently suggested to a Marlins person that maybe they could just "tweak" a couple things to get better, the Marlins person said he thought to himself, "Tweak? We lost a hundred games. If we tweak, we might lose 98." No, the Marlins have set out to make some decent-sized changes..." November 12
SB Nation "The Red Sox may be in need of a first baseman and the Angels are known to have Trumbo on the block. If Mike Napoli does not re-sign with the Boston Red Sox, the team will look at Mark Trumbo as a possible option to take over at first base, reports Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe. The Angels..." November 10
The Angels want pitching,and sources say they've indicated a willingness to other teams to trade Peter Bourjos or/and Mark Trumbo to get it.
SB Nation "With the 2013-14 MLB offseason looming teams are beginning to work out their future plans in an effort to prepare for 2014 and beyond. One such team is the Los Angeles Angels who coming off a disappointing season have been rumored to be in the trade market as a possible seller in the..." October 05
Los Angeles Times "Mark Trumbo matched a team record with four extra-base hits including back-to-back home runs with Josh Hamilton and Chris Iannetta and Erick Aybar also went deep as the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 12-6 on Tuesday night. Trumbo had a career-best five hits and became the first..." September 11
L.A. Daily News "NBA center Jason Collins' landmark announcement on Monday that he is gay was met with praise in the Angels clubhouse, pointing to the growing sense that it's no longer a question of if, but when, openly gay players will be accepted in the majors. Collins (Harvard-Westlake High) is the first..." April 30
Albert Pujols DH today for #Angels. Scioscia ha said he would get him off of his feet. Trumbo 1B
Orange County Register "On April 5, 1973, Ron Blomberg of the New York Yankees made baseball history by stepping to the plate as the game's first designated hitter. Now, almost 40 years later, the designated hitter is used in virtually every baseball league in America, yet players are still trying to figure out the..." March 06
Los Angeles Times "If Mark Trumbo weren't so accommodating and willing to adapt, he might complain publicly about being jerked around a bit by the Angels, who have a funny way of showing their appreciation for the young slugger. Trumbo replaced the injured Kendrys Morales and led the team with 29 home runs and 87..." February 19