Garrett Richards News Archive
Updating a previous report, Richards (knee) will now have his surgery performed Friday, instead of sometime next week, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.
The Angels are optimistic Richards (knee) will be ready to return during spring training, Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports.
Richards suffered a patellar tendon tear during Wednesday's start and will undergo season-ending surgery next week, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports. He will require six-to-nine months of recovery time and was placed on the 60-day DL.
According to manager Mike Scioscia, Richards (knee) suffered a "significant injury" in Wednesday's against the Red Sox, Mike DiGiovanna of the LA Times reports.
Richards left Wednesday's game with a left knee patellar injury, but the extent of the injury is not yet known, the Los Angeles Times' Mike DiGiovanna reports.
Richards was carted off the field during Wednesday's game after his knee buckled as he was trying to cover first base, the Los Angeles Times' Mike DiGiovanna reports.
Richards allowed two runs on seven hits in 7.1 innings to pick up his 13th win of the season against the Rangers on Friday. He struck out seven without walking a batter in the contest.
Richards allowed three runs (one earned) in 6.1 innings while allowing three hits en route to a no-decision against the Red Sox on Saturday. He walked two and struck out five in the contest.
Richards was untouchable Monday, as he tossed a complete-game shutout against the Dodgers while allowing just five hits. He struck out nine and issued two walks in the contest.