Tyler Skaggs

Former Angels Employee Charged in Pitcher's Fatal Overdose

A former Angels employee has been charged in Texas with distributing fentanyl in connection with the overdose death of pitcher Los Angeles Angels Tyler Skaggs, according to a story from the LA Times . Eric Kay has been charged by federal authorities, according to The Times. "A toxicology report by...
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Angels Could Be Fined $2M for Withholding Info on Tyler Skaggs' Death

The Los Angeles Angels announced Wednesday that they had reached a deal to make Joe Maddon their next manager. From that sense, it should be an exciting day for the franchise. Maddon helped the Tampa Bay Rays - who didn't have a winning season in their brief franchise history before he arrived -...
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Tyler Skaggs' Death Reportedly Subject of DEA Investigation

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is investigating how Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs acquired the drugs that were found in his system at the time of his death, according to ESPN’s T.J. Quinn. Skaggs was found unresponsive in his hotel room in Southlake, Texas on July 1 prior to the...
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Does MLB Have Opioid Crisis Following Release of Tyler Skaggs' Autopsy?

The tragic passing of former Los Angeles Angels LHP Tyler Skaggs went from extremely upsetting to undeniably controversial after the release of his toxicology report last week. The report revealed that the Angels beloved pitcher had traces of Fentanyl, Oxycodone and alcohol inside his body, and...
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We're Playing for Him: Angels Honor Tyler Skaggs With Amazing Game

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — When the Los Angeles Angels think about Tyler Skaggs in the months and years ahead, Andrew Heaney is grateful they'll have the memory of one incredible night to assuage their sadness . With Skaggs' name and No. 45 on all of their jerseys Friday night, the Angels played...
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'Big Time Baseball: Players Edition' Podcast Remembers Tyler Skaggs

Los Angeles Angels starter Tyler Skaggs passed away at the age of 27 on Monday, and his death was felt across baseball. Not only did his teammates mourn his passing amid their series with the Texas Rangers, but Nationals starter Patrick Corbin, who was taken by the Angels in the 2009 MLB Draft...
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How Patrick Corbin Dominated with Heavy Heart, Shed Tears Reflecting on Tyler Skaggs' Death

Patrick Corbin was dominant Tuesday night, pitching seven innings of one-run ball in the Nationals' 3-2 win over the Marlins. He allowed just one run on six hits, striking out seven in seven innings of work. But in reality, his thoughts were elsewhere. Watch Patrick Corbin's emotional meeting with...
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Angels Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Dead at 27

(105.3 The Fan) - Tonight's game between the Los Angeles Angels and Texas Rangers has been postponed after pitcher Tyler Skaggs died today in Texas, according to both clubs. Southlake Police Department Press Release 7/1/19 pic.twitter.com/vgZTUBIc40 -- Southlake DPS (@SouthlakeDPS) July 1, 2019...
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