• by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Sean Newcomb among Angels cuts on Sunday

    The Angels reassigned seven players to minor league camp on Sunday, led by first-round draft pick Sean Newcomb . Newcomb had a 10.80 ERA this spring. "His talent is real," manager Mike Scioscia said. "He has a chance to be special." The Angels also reassigned RHP Trevor Gott (3.86 spring ERA), LHP Atahualpa Severino (no spring appearances), LHP Nate Smith (18.00 ERA in one inning), C Stephen McGee (no plate appearances in one game), C Jackson Williams (0-for-2), SS Eric Stamets (3-for-3 with a triple and stolen base).

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Angels add two to 40-man roster, designate two for assignment

    The Angels announced Thursday they added catcher Jett Bandy and pitcher Danny Reynolds to the 40-man roster. The team also announced pitcher Michael Roth and catcher Jackson Williams were designated for assignment.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    C Jackson Williams hooks up with Angels

    The Angels have signed catcher and former top prospect Jackson Williams. The 28-year-old Williams finally reached the majors in late August and earned 13 at-bats with Colorado before undergoing right knee surgery. Williams was a first-round pick of San Francisco in 2007.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Jackson Williams undergoes successful knee surgery

    Rockies catcher Jackson Williams underwent successful surgery Wednesday to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee, the team announced. Williams suffered the injury last Friday in his seventh appearance with the major-league team. He finishes the year 3 for 14 with one home run and three RBI.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Rockies bring up pitcher, catcher from Colorado Springs

    The Rockies have promoted pitcher Christian Friedrich and catcher Jackson Williams from Triple-A Colorado Springs. Friedrich is coming up despite a 7.00 ERA at that level and 9.45 ERA in three starts with Colorado. Williams owns a stat line of .256/.353/.368 with the Sky Sox.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jackson Williams heading back down Thursday

    Rockies catcher Jackson Williams is heading back to Triple-A Thursday. Williams took over for Michael McKenry while McKenry was on the bereavement list. Williams did not appear in a game in the majors during his brief stint.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Rockies call up catcher after placing catcher on personal leave

    The Rockies announced Monday they placed catcher Michael McKenry on the bereavement list. To take his spot on the roster, the Rockies selected the contract of catcher Jackson Williams from Triple-A Colorado Springs.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Jackson Williams up temporarily

    Rockies catcher Jackson Williams will be called up Sunday, according to the Denver Post. The spot is likely temporary, as Michael McKenry will be placed on the bereavement list for the next few days. Williams will be his replacement.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Giants send Jackson Williams to minor-league camp

    The Giants have re-assigned catcher Jackson Williams to minor-league camp. Williams had a .173 batting average and three RBI in 23 at-bats this spring.

  • Williams cut from camp

    The San Jose Mercury News reports that the Giants cut Shane Loux, Felix Romero, Casey Daigle, Jackson Williams, Brad Eldred, Darren Ford and Emmanuel Burriss on Monday.