Jered Weaver on injury: “It felt like somebody stabbed me in the back”


Jered Weaver left his start Monday after 12 pitches after a lower back strain. Angels reliever Bobby Cassevah came in to face the Yankees.

When Jered Weaver limped off the mound after 12 pitches with lower back pain, the Yankees had an unexpected opportunity to face the Los Angeles Angels without their ace. Phil Hughes and the New York bullpen couldn't get enough people out to take

By Reuters The Angels' Jered Weaver, right, is looked over by a trainer after injuring his back in the first inning of Monday's game against the New York Yankees. Weaver had to leave the game, but the Angels won in the ninth, 9-8.

AP SAN DIEGO — San Diego fans got to see up close what the Padres could have had if they'd have taken Jered Weaver instead of Matt Bush with the No. 1 pick overall in the 2004 draft. Weaver and two relievers combined on a three-hitter, Mike Trout had

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