April 1, 1996 |
The roster was reduced to 25 as outfielder Orlando Palmeiro and catcher Chris Turner were sent to Vancouver.
October 4, 2000 |
The Angels have settled a lawsuit with a former prospect who charged the team with failing to fulfill its contractual obligation to provide quality medical care. Mike Parker, the attorney for shortstop Tim Harkrider, said Tuesday the two sides concluded a settlement agreement last week. Parker said a confidentiality agreement precluded him from discussing terms of the agreement. Thomas A. Connop, an attorney representing the Angels, declined to comment.
August 14, 1992
Ryan McGuire didn't make the final roster of the United States Olympic baseball team this summer, but he found another place to make his mark. McGuire, a former El Camino Real High standout, had two doubles Thursday to lead Anchorage, Alaska, to an 18-3 rout of the Valley Rangers in an elimination game of the National Baseball Congress World Series at Wichita, Kan. McGuire, a first baseman who will be a junior at UCLA in the fall, drove in four runs to lead Anchorage.
October 12, 1996
Angel shortstop Dick Schofield and pitchers Kyle Abbott, Mark Eichhorn, Jason Grimsley, Bryan Harvey and Steve Ontiveros exercised their options and became free agents. The Angels also activated infielder Tim Harkrider from the 60-day disabled list and outrighted him to triple-A Vancouver. * Sandy Alderson, general manager of the Oakland Athletics, is also getting his old job back as team president.
February 3, 1996 |
The Angels made perhaps their final move before spring training opens this month, signing relief pitcher Mark Eichhorn to a minor league contract Friday. Eichhorn, who pitched for the Angels from 1990 to '92, has been invited to spring training as a nonroster player. The club still hopes to acquire a standout catcher and re-sign outfielders Garret Anderson and Jim Edmonds, reliever Troy Percival and first baseman J.T. Snow.