The Angels return to the Big A for a five-game homestand beginning Wednesday at 7:05 p.m. vs. the cross-town rival Los Angeles Dodgers (Wednesday, May 18 - Thursday, May 19). The homestand concludes on Sunday, May 22 after a three-game set against the Baltimore Orioles (Friday, May 20 - Sunday, May 22).
The Angels Wednesday acquired RHP Jhoulys Chacin from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league LHP Adam McCreery. Additionally, RHP Matt Shoemaker has been recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake and INF Ji-Man Choi has been designated for assignment. Chacin will not be active for tonight's game vs. St. Louis and a corresponding roster move will be made when he reports to the Club. Today's announcements were made by General Manager Billy Eppler.
The Angels announced today right-handed pitcher Garrett Richards was placed on the 15-day Disabled List with a right elbow UCL injury (retro to May 2). Today's announcement was made by Angels General Manager Billy Eppler.