Fri, 23 Aug 2013 13:28:21 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim recalled RP Cory Rasmus Friday, Aug. 23, and designated RP Billy Buckner for assignment in a corresponding move.
Thu, 22 Aug 2013 08:55:23 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim recalled RP Billy Buckner from the minors Wednesday, Aug. 21, and optioned OF Collin Cowgill in a corresponding move. Also, P Robert Coello (shoulder) was moved to the 60-day disabled list.
Sun, 28 Jul 2013 12:26:27 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim P Billy Buckner has cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Salt Lake.
Fri, 26 Jul 2013 09:51:11 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim designated SP Billy Buckner for assignment Thursday, July 25.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 16:10:01 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Tommy Hanson (forearm) was scratched from his start with tightness in his right forearm Wednesday, June 26. P Billy Buckner will start in his place against the Detroit Tigers.
Fantasy Tip: More injury concerns for Hanson. Sigh. Depending on the severity of his injury, Garrett Richards could be pressed into starting duty. Buckner is just being used as an emergency starter.
Fri, 21 Jun 2013 16:37:03 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Jerome Williams will make the start Saturday, June 22, in place of SP Jason Vargas (arm pit). P Billy Buckner will be used as a swing man.
Fantasy Tip: Williams will start against the Pirates. He had a nice stretch over starts last month while filling in for Tommy Hanson. He's worthy of consideration in deep mixed leagues.
Fri, 21 Jun 2013 15:47:01 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim placed SP Jason Vargas (arm pit) on the 15-day disabled list with a blood clot in his left arm pit area Friday, June 21, and recalled P Billy Buckner from Triple-A Salt Lake in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Jerome Williams and Garrett Richards are the likely candidates to replace Vargas in the starting rotation. Whoever gets the nod could be considered in deep mixed leagues.
Tue, 28 May 2013 11:05:18 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Billy Buckner has cleared waivers and has been sent to Triple-A Salt Lake City.
Sun, 26 May 2013 13:04:43 -0700
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have activated RP Kevin Jepsen (shoulder) from the 15-day disabled list. In a corresponding move, P Billy Buckner has been designated for assignment.
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:21:19 -0700
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SP Billy Buckner will start against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, May 25.
Fantasy Tip: This is just a spot start for Buckner, as Tommy Hanson remains on the restricted list for personal reasons. Hanson could return next week, but that's still up in the air.