Angels Honor Tyler Skaggs With Combined No-Hitter Taylor Cole and Felix Pena combined to pitch a no-hitter in the Angels first home game since pitcher Tyler Skaggs death.
Every Angels player wore Skaggs No.
45, and the
pitcher’s mother threw the ceremonial first pitch.
The jerseys were all placed on the mound
following the 13-0 victory over the
Seattle Mariners on Friday night.
It was the 11th no-hitter and second
combined no-hitter in team history.
Mike Trout, Angels outfielder, via statement Skaggs was found dead in his hotel room on July 1.
No foul play was suggested, but police are
still waiting on an autopsy report.
Felix Pena, via statement