• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Angels activate Matt Joyce, David Freese, make other moves

    The Angels activated the following players from the disabled list: Collin Cowgill, Taylor Featherston, David Freese, Matt Joyce and Cory Rasmus. Freese will start in Tuesday's contest. Moreover, the team called up Jett Bandy, Michael Morin, Nick Tropeano and Wesley Wright. The team also designated Alfredo Marte and Drew Rucinski for assignment.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Angels place RP Cory Rasmus, INF Taylor Featherston on DL

    The Angels have placed reliever Cory Rasmus and infielder Taylor Featherston on the disabled list, per the Orange County Register. Rasmus is dealing with a forearm strain after losing much of the season to an abdominal injury. He goes down with a 5.06 ERA in seven apparances and four runs allowed in his last four innings pitched. Featherston, who is sidelined with an upper back strain, owns a terrible slash line of .130/.198/.196 in 92 at-bats. He has been used mostly as a defensive replacement.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Angels' Cory Rasmus takes no-decision in first start of year

    Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus gave up two runs in three innings in a spot start on Sunday, his first of the year. Rasmus took a no decision. He gave up three hits, including a home run, and struck out three.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Angels' Cory Rasmus will start Sunday vs. Dodgers

    Angels right-hander Cory Rasmus will be tabbed to make the start against the Dodgers on Sunday. Rasmus, who was recalled earlier this week, will make his first start of the season for the Angels. He did pitch an inning of relief on Friday, his first appearance of 2015. Rasmus has made 10 appearances--including three starts--with Triple-A Salt Lake this year. He is 0-1 with a 2.35 ERA in 15 1/3 innings with the Bees.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Angels recall Cory Rasmus from Triple-A

    The Angels recalled reliever Cory Rasmus from Triple-A Salt Lake City on Thursday, per MLB.com. Rasmus is 0-1 with a save and a 2.35 ERA at Salt Lake City. He last pitched for the Angels last season. Rasmus takes the spot of Mike Morin, who was optioned after Wednesday's game.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Angels option Cory Rasmus to Triple-A

    The Angels sent pitcher Cory Rasmus down to Triple-A after Monday's win over the Red Sox, the team announced. Rasmus has yet to make an appearance for the Angels this season after being activated from the disabled list with an oblique injury.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Angels take Rasmus off DL, option to minors; Cowgill to 60-day DL

    The Angels activated pitcher Cory Rasmus (abdominal) from the 60-day disabled list Friday and optioned him to Triple-A Salt Lake. To clear a spot on the 40-man roster, outfielder Collin Cowgill (wrist) was transferred from the 15- to 60-day disabled list.

  • by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

    Angels pitchers Cory Rasmus, Mike Morin solid in rehab Saturday

    A pair of Angels pitchers continued their rehab assignments with Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday. Right-hander Cory Rasmus, working his way back from abdominal surgery, made the start for the Bees. He went 2 1/3 innings, allowing one run on two hits while striking out five. He was lifted after throwing 31 pitches. Meanwhile, Mike Morin pitched a scoreless ninth inning to pick up the save on Saturday. Morin is recovering from an oblique injury. Neither pitcher has a clear timetable to be activated from the disabled list at this point.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Angels' Rasmus to build up to 50-60 pitches on rehab assignment

    Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus (abdominal) has made two appearances through Tuesday on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Salt Lake. He has allowed two runs on two hits and no walks in 1 2/3 innings. He has two strikeouts. Angels manager Mike Scioscia said Rasmus will build up to 50-60 pitches in case he needs to make a spot start, per The Orange County Register. He threw 18 pitches in his first rehab appearance and 11 pitches in his second outing.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Angels' Cory Rasmus to start rehab assignment this week

    Angels pitcher Cory Rasmus should begin his minor league rehab assignment later this week, the Los Angeles Times reported. Rasmus is on the 60-day disabled list, recovering from abdominal surgery. He hasn't pitched yet this year.