Tyler Skaggs, Los Angeles Angels pitcher, dies at 27
Tyler Skaggs, a 27-year-old pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, died on Monday, the franchise announced. There was no immediate word on the cause of his death.
Skaggs was reportedly with the Angels, who were preparing for a road series against the Texas Rangers in Arlington. The team released a statement on the news.
Angels statement on the passing of Tyler Skaggs. pic.twitter.com/6XA2Vu1uWV
— Los Angeles Angels (@Angels) July 1, 2019
Skaggs had just pitched on Saturday in Anaheim against the Oakland Athletics. Monday's game between the Angels and the Rangers has been postponed.