Walsh isn't starting Tuesday's game against the Royals, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Walsh, who boasts a 1.047 OPS against right-handed pitchers but just a .651 mark against lefties, sits against southpaw Kris Bubic. Overall, the first baseman hasn't been quite as productive lately, hitting .200 in his last 11 games. The power hasn't left Walsh's game, though, as he's hit four doubles and two homers in that span. Phil Gosselin gets the start at first base Tuesday.
Walsh went 1-for-4 with a home run in Thursday's loss to the Mariners.
Walsh blasted his 13th long ball of the season with a homer in the second inning off Justus Sheffield, and he's now gone deep in two of his last four contests. Walsh has hit .299 with a .927 OPS on the season.
Walsh went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a walk in Sunday's 4-2 victory over Oakland.
The first baseman got his team on the board with a 423-foot blast in the second inning. The homer was Walsh's 12th this season, placing him in the top 20 leaguewide. He has also posted 38 RBI and a .942 OPS.
Walsh went 2-for-4 with a home run, two total runs and three total RBI in an 11-5 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday.
Walsh went deep in his first at-bat of the contest, knocking a two-run shot to right field in the second inning. He drove in another run in the fourth and subsequently came around to score. The long ball was Walsh's third in his past four games and 11th overall this season. He has emerged as one of the AL's most dangerous offensive players, slashing .321/.383/.588 with 37 RBI and a pair of stolen bases.
Walsh went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in Sunday's 6-5 win over the Giants.
Walsh knocked in his first run on a fielder's choice groundball to second and came through big in the sixth when he launched a solo shot for his 10th home run of the season. The 27-year-old is slashing .317/.380/.571 with 10 homers, 34 RBI, 20 runs scored and two steals as he's carried over his breakout from the end of the 2020 season.
Walsh went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's 8-4 loss to the Athletics.
Walsh hit a long ball off James Kaprielian in the sixth inning, his ninth this season. He trails only Shohei Ohtani for the team lead. The 27-year-old has two homers in his last four games. The Angels are invested in Walsh, as they were willing to part with Albert Pujols to give him more time at first base. He leads the team with 50 hits and is slashing .327/.392/.575 in 171 plate appearances.
Walsh is not in the lineup for the first half of Thursday's doubleheader against the Twins, Jack Harris of the Los Angeles Times.
Walsh continues to stay hot at the plate following his strong start, posting a 1.073 OPS over his last 10 games after posting a .935 OPS over his first 30. He'll rest for at least half the day Thursday, with Phil Gosselin starting at first base, but he'll likely return to the lineup for the nightcap.
Walsh went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Wednesday's 3-2 loss to Cleveland.
Walsh's solo shot in the fourth was his only hit of the day as the Angels were largely held in check by Aaron Civale and the bullpen. The 27-year-old has enjoyed a stellar season thus far, slashing .331/.399/.572 with eight home runs, 31 RBI, 18 runs scored and two stolen bases. The pressure to keep hitting at a high rate will be on him even more with Mike Trout (calf) expected to be sidelined for the next 6-to-8 weeks.
Walsh went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles in Sunday's 6-5 win over Boston.
After getting a rare rest day Saturday, Walsh was back in the lineup against the Red Sox and finished with his 11th multi-hit performance of the season. The first baseman has followed a breakthrough 2020 campaign with an even better one this season. His OPS is up 12 points to .982, and Walsh ranks sixth in baseball with a .338 batting average. He has also slugged seven homers and driven in 29 runs.
Walsh is out of the lineup Saturday against the Red Sox.
Walsh will receive his first day off in May with left-hander Martin Perez on the mound for the Red Sox. Phil Gosselin will draw the start at first base and hit sixth.
Walsh went 4-for-4 with a walk, a double, a home run, two RBI and a stolen base in Monday's 5-4 win over the Astros.
The 27-year-old went back-to-back with Justin Upton in the sixth inning, part of a four-run rally that erased an early deficit for the Angels. Walsh continues to tear it up after a sluggish start to the season, slashing .412/.483/.667 over his last 14 games. On the year, he's now hitting a majestic .347 with seven homers, two steals, 16 runs and 29 RBI through 33 contests as he proves that last year's breakout was no fluke.
Walsh went 1-for-3 with a double, two RBI and a walk in the Angels' 2-1 win over the Dodgers on Sunday.
Walsh recorded a double off Trevor Bauer in the third inning that scored the only two runs for the Angels on Sunday. Coming off a strong 2020 campaign, the 27-year-old is slashing .325/.405/.544 in 135 plate appearances this season. He has six home runs, 15 runs and leads the Angels with 27 RBI.
Walsh went 2-for-4 with a walk, a run and three RBI in Saturday's 14-11 loss to the Dodgers.
The Angels trailed 13-0 after five innings, but Walsh did his part to ensure the Halos made the final score more respectable. He was at the center of a four-run rally in the bottom of the sixth, plating two on a base hit to center field. The 27-year-old has continued to build on his breakout performance from last September, opening the 2021 season with a .324/.402/.541 slash line through 31 games.
Walsh is expected to serve as the Angels' everyday first baseman moving forward, Fabian Ardaya of The Athletic reports.
Walsh will take over at first base after Albert Pujols was designated for assignment Thursday. The shift won't increase Walsh's playing time, as he's already started nearly every game between first base and right field over the first month of the season. However, it does create playing time in right field, which should eventually be claimed by Jo Adell or Brandon Marsh (shoulder).
Walsh went 4-for-4 with two home runs, a walk and three total RBI in Saturday's 10-5 win over Seattle.
Walsh victimized Mariners starter Ljay Newsome, taking the right-hander deep twice in the first two innings. Walsh didn't stop there, reaching base in each of his subsequent three plate appearances to become the fifth player in franchise history with at least four hits and two homers in the same game. The 27-year-old has looked even better so far this season than in his breakout 2020 campaign, registering a .360/.429/.640 slash line along with six homers and a team-leading 21 RBI.
Walsh went 2-for-4 with a double, run and strikeout in Los Angeles' 6-1 loss to Texas on Tuesday.
Walsh scored the Angels' only run of the game on Albert Pujols' second-inning-infield single as the team struggled to cash in on opportunities against Rangers starter Mike Foltynewicz. Walsh appears locked into the starting right-fielder job moving forward.
Walsh went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI in Monday's win over Texas.
Walsh got the Angels on the board in the first inning with a run-scoring single, then plated another run in the sixth with a double to deep center field. The multi-hit game was his sixth of the season and his first three-hit effort. Walsh is off to a strong start to the campaign, slashing .319/.395/.556 with four homers and 16 RBI.
Walsh went 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI in Friday's 10-3 win over the Twins.
Walsh started the game's scoring with a two-run single in the fourth inning before giving the Angels a 10-3 lead with his solo shot in the seventh. The 27-year-old slugger is slashing an impressive .341/.426/.707 with four home runs and 13 RBI through 47 plate appearances.
Walsh will start in right field and bat cleanup Wednesday against the Royals.
With Juan Lagares (calf) recently joining Dexter Fowler (knee) on the injured list and with Justin Upton (back) considered day-to-day, the Angels are running thin on options in the corner outfield. Walsh has been able to pick up more work in right field as a result, as he'll be making his third straight start at the position Wednesday. With four outfield starts in total already under his belt this season, Walsh looks like he could soon gain eligibility at the position in certain fantasy leagues.
Walsh isn't starting Saturday's game against the Blue Jays.
Walsh went 2-for-3 with a home run, two RBI, two runs and a walk in Friday's win over Toronto, but he'll take a seat against left-hander Steven Matz on Saturday. Albert Pujols will start at first base Saturday, batting fifth.
|Last 7 Games|
|06/12||@ ARI||W 8-7||4||1||1||0||0||1||0|
|06/11||@ ARI||W 6-5||4||1||0||0||0||1||0|
|06/09||vs KC||W 6-1||3||1||1||0||0||1||0|
|06/08||vs KC||W 8-1||1||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|06/07||vs KC||W 8-3||2||2||0||0||0||2||0|
|06/06||vs SEA||L 5-9||4||0||1||0||1||1||0|
|06/05||vs SEA||W 12-5||4||2||2||0||0||0||0|
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|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2017||AFA-Inland Empire 66ers||70||275||43||91||29||1||8||52||26||72||1||0||.331||.395||.531|
|2018||AAA-Salt Lake Bees||47||178||32||48||13||0||8||37||16||56||0||0||.270||.333||.477|
|2018||AFA-Inland Empire 66ers||40||149||28||41||8||1||13||36||24||50||0||1||.275||.365||.604|
|2019||AAA-Salt Lake Bees||98||382||90||124||30||0||36||86||59||115||0||0||.325||.423||.686|