Scott Downs

Reliever Scott Downs #37 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches in the ninth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a MLB game on September 20, 2011 at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada. The Angels defeated the Jays 10-6. (credit: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

Angels Trade Left-Hander Downs To Atlanta For Minor Leaguer Rasmus

The Atlanta Braves have added a needed left-hander to their bullpen by acquiring Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels for minor league righty Cory Rasmus.


OAKLAND, CA - JULY 27: Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics rounds the bases after hitting a two run home run off of Scott Downs #37 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during the seventh inning at Coliseum on July 27, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Win 2 Straight Over Angels

Derek Norris asks for pinch hitting advice from Oakland hitting coach Chili Davis and other veterans who have played in the NL.


CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 2: Closing pitcher Scott Downs #37 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches during the eighth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on July 2, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Angels defeated the Indians 3-0. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Scott Downs

Angels Place Scott Downs On 15-Day DL

The Los Angeles Angels placed reliever Scott Downs on the 15-day disabled list Tuesday because of a strained left shoulder.


Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Baltimore Orioles in the first inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on July 7, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Weaver, Downs Shut Out Orioles 3-0

Jered Weaver scattered three hits over eight innings in his final start before heading to his third straight All-Star game, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Baltimore Orioles 3-0 on Saturday night.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 9: Scott Downs #37 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim delivers a pitch in the eighth inning against the Minnesota Twins during the home opener on April 9, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Angels defeated the Twins 5-1. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Scott Downs To Replace Jordan Walden As Angels’ Closer

Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia says Jordan Walden has been moved out of the closer’s role and will be replaced by Scott Downs.


Seattle Mariners v Toronto Blue Jays

Angels Add Star Reliever Scott Downs

The Los Angeles Angels and reliever Scott Downs have agreed to a $15 million, three-year deal.