Justin Upton RUMORS & NEWS

  • Justin Upton makes 2019 debut, homers on first pitch he sees

    Hardball Talk "The Angels activated outfielder Justin Upton from the 60-day injured list on Monday, as the outfielder missed the first two and a half months due to a sprained toe. Manager Brad Ausmus slotted him in the cleanup spot behind Shohei Ohtani. Upton needed to see just one pitch to..." June 18

  • Angels Activate Justin Upton, Designate Cesar Puello

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Angels announced today that Justin Upton has been activated from the injured list. He’ll take the active and 40-man roster spots of fellow outfielder Cesar Puello, who was designated for assignment. " June 17

  • Angels' Justin Upton debut set for Monday

    CBS Sports "Manager Brad Ausmus confirmed Upton (toe) would be activated from the 60-day injured list ahead of Monday's game against the Blue Jays, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports. Sidelined since spring training with a sprained toe on his left foot, Upton endured a..." June 16

  • Justin Upton still far from return to Angels

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Angels got a nice boost when Shohei Ohtani made his season debut earlier in May. They will have to wait some time longer before getting Justin Upton back. Upton has been out since suffering a turf toe injury in the team’s final exhibition series before the start..." May 19

  • Justin Upton To Miss Eight To Twelve Weeks

    ESPN "Los Angeles Angels left fielder Justin Upton, the man entrusted with batting behind Mike Trout, is expected to miss up to three months because of a turf toe injury. Upton suffered a hyper extension of his left big toe during what initially seemed like a minor collision with the..." March 30

  • Angels don't seem optimistic about Justin Upton's status for Opening Day

    Sporting News "Mike Trout could have even more pressure on him to carry the Angels' lineup to start the season. Justin Upton underwent an MRI on his left big toe Tuesday, and manager Brad Ausmus doesn't seem optimistic. "We're waiting for multiple opinions," Ausmus..." March 26

  • Angels’ Justin Upton aims to be ready for Opening Day, not early spring training games

    Orange County Register "Justin Upton is in no hurry to get on the field in spring training, as he lets tendinitis in his knee calm down. Upton said he suffered the injury running in the offseason, and now he plans to “take it slow.” He said he isn’t expecting to be playing spring training..." February 20