Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:45:43 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Matt Shoemaker was forced to make an emergency relief appearance in the team's 19-inning game against the Boston Red Sox Saturday, Aug. 9, so he'll have his next start pushed back to Saturday, Aug. 16, after throwing 102 pitches in his last start and 41 in the game Saturday. Shoemaker earned the win against Boston in the marathon game. SP C.J. Wilson will make the start Tuesday, Aug. 12, in place of Shoemaker.
Sat, 02 Aug 2014 12:28:22 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have activated SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) from the disabled list. In a corresponding move, OF J.B. Shuck has been optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:57:31 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) is expected to return from the disabled list to start Saturday, Aug. 2, against the Tampa Bay Rays. Wilson has been on the DL since July 10 with a sprained right ankle.
Fantasy Tip: Wilson may be readily available in your league because of his injury and his poor performance right before his ankle injury was discovered. Be cautious about picking him up and throwing him back in there immediately.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:20:28 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) said his bullpen session was "good" Wednesday, July 30, and he's ready to return from the disabled list. Wilson's spot would come up against the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday, Aug. 2.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:17:32 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) tossed 5 1/3 innings in his first rehab outing with Double-A Arkansas Monday, July 28, and he is expected to return to the team during the current road trip.
Fantasy Tip: The Halos will likely want Wilson to make another rehab start before he returns to the rotation. If he doesn't have any setbacks, Wilson could return early next week. His return will probably push Hector Santiago back into a relief role.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:24:25 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle, hip) discovered tightness in his left hip during his rehab, and he has since corrected the issue that hurt his mechanics.
Fantasy Tip: Wilson might be another week away from returning to the rotation. The good news is that his string of bad starts before his DL placement may have been directly related to his injuries.
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:47:10 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) threw a 60-pitch bullpen session Wednesday, July 23, that manager Mike Scioscia said went "really well." Wilson threw four innings' worth of up-and-down action with simulated breaks in activity. He's expected to log another session Friday, July 25, or Saturday, July 26, and may need a rehab start.
Fantasy Tip: Wilson should return in the next few weeks to being a matchup-based decision for most mixed leaguers.
Mon, 21 Jul 2014 19:09:36 -0700
Updating a previous report, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) threw his first bullpen session Monday, July 21. He said his ankle does not bother him throwing, but he will likely need a minor-league rehab assignment before coming off the 15-day disabled list.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:15:04 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) is "still sore," according to manager Mike Scioscia. Wilson has been throwing, but he is still not working off a mound yet. It is too soon to know how close he is to being ready.
Fantasy Tip: Fantasy owners will want to play it safe and keep him reserved in all leagues until he can return and make one full start without any setbacks.
Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:03:59 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP C.J. Wilson (ankle) is dealing with a moderate right ankle sprain, and he'll miss two to four weeks, according to general manager Jerry Dipoto. With the All-Star break in his favor, Wilson might only miss one or two starts.
Fantasy Tip: Those in standard mixed leagues shouldn't feel obligated to hang onto Wilson unless you want to use up a DL slot.