MLB Trade Rumors "The Angels have activated shortstop Andrelton Simmons after a long layoff for a thumb injury, as MLB.com’s Alden Gonzalez reports on Twitter. To create a roster spot, the club designated infielder Brendan Ryan for assignment. Simmons had been out since early May after tearing the ulnar..." June 15
The Score "Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons underwent surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb Tuesday and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks, according to manager Mike Scioscia. The club also placed Simmons on the 15-day disabled list. Simmons tore the..." May 10
The Score "Just when it seemed like things couldn't get any worse for the Los Angeles Angels, the club received some terrible news on Monday. The club announced shortstop Andrelton Simmons will require surgery to repair a full-thickness tear of the ulnar collateral ligament in his left thumb. He will head..." May 10
Angels Mike Scioscia said Andrelton Simmons should be playing SS early next week.
Fox Sports "Teams continue to weigh the value of defense in their evaluations of players. Defensive metrics remain difficult to trust, and some clubs are wary of assigning too much weight to a player's fielding ability. One executive believes that elite defenders are less critical, reasoning that teams can..." March 13