The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday in exchange for right-handed reliever Kevin Jepsen.
Third baseman David Freese and reliever Kevin Jepsen have reached arbitration deals with the Los Angeles Angels.
The Los Angeles Angels have placed reliever Kevin Jepsen on the 15-day disabled list after he had surgery to remove his appendix.
The Los Angeles Angels and reliever Kevin Jepsen have agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,181,250, avoiding arbitration with the hard-throwing right-hander.
The Los Angeles Angels have optioned relievers Kevin Jepsen and Michael Kohn to Triple-A Salt Lake and recalled right-hander Tyler Chatwood to make his major league debut Monday night in a start against the Texas Rangers.
Chris Getz had three hits, including an RBI single for the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, and the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 5-4 victory Saturday over the Los Angeles Angels.