CBSSports.com "In order to make room on the roster and in the rotation for Jason Vargas the Angels have optioned struggling right-hander Tommy Hanson to Triple-A Salt Lake. Hanson 26 was in his Braves days regarded as one of the best young arms in baseball but shoulder and arm problems have kept him from..." August 13
#Angels mgr Mike Scioscia officially announced Tommy Hanson for Tuesday start vs Twins.
#Angels RHP Tommy Hanson (forearm strain) will male rehab start for Class-A Inland Empire Thursday. Target of 60 pitches.
Scioscia said Hanson is in extended spring to work out and would "most likely not" start Saturday. #Angels
Tommy Hanson placed on bereavement list. RHP David Carpenter recalled. Still unsure if he can make next scheduled start (Wednesday).
MLB.com "Tommy Hanson passed an important tuneup on Monday night, getting through a six-inning, 88-pitch intra-squad game that has him certain he'll have enough stamina under his belt for the start of the regular season. "I'll be ready," said Hanson, the Angels' projected No. 5 starter. Hanson gave..." March 26
Angels RHP Tommy Hanson will pitch in a triple-A game tonight.
Los Angeles Times "The Angels took no chances with pitcher Tommy Hanson Wednesday, removing the right-hander after three innings of a 6-5 exhibition win over the Cleveland Indians because of tightness in his triceps, an injury Hanson says is not serious. "I have no concerns, zero; I know 100% that I'm fine," said..." March 21
And now Tommy Hanson is coming out of the game. May have felt something during warm-up pitches.
Tommy Hanson has right triceps tightness. Not good.
MLB.com "The cynics' perception of Tommy Hanson is that he's like your high school's prom king -- he peaked too early. Hanson was rated the fourth-best prospect in the game heading into his first season according to Baseball America, and finished third in the National League Rookie of the Year Award..." March 11
L.A. Daily News "Tommy Hanson became the final Angels starting pitcher to make his spring debut. He lasted two innings against the Reds and allowed only a solo home run to Jay Bruce. Hanson said it was the first time he's seen live batters since Oct. 2 of last year, when he pitched his final game of the season..." March 06
Orange County Register "Tommy Hanson had an unusual report from spring training when he talked to his father the other day. "I threw the best bullpen I've thrown in four years," the Angels right-hander recalled saying. Normally, pitchers don't put too much stock in spring training bullpen sessions. A good one is any..." February 25