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Tyler Skaggs, Angels pitcher, passed away yesterday

Morning news and notes for Tuesday, July 2, 2019

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Rest in peace, Tyler Skaggs

Unexpectedly and tragically, Tyler Skaggs, a young pitcher for the Los Angeles Angels, passed away yesterday. He was only 27. Memorials and tributes have poured in from around the baseball community. Our sister site, Halos Heaven, has several pieces up right now if you wish to learn more about Tyler, his life, and what he meant to those who knew him. You can find them here, here, and here. If you have some time, drop in and let those folks know that they’re in our thoughts over here in our corner of the internet.

Tyler Skaggs’ career in professional baseball | MLB

Baseball community mourns loss of Skaggs | MLB

Remembering Tyler Skaggs, who touched countless lives in the city he loved | The Athletic

Family man Tyler Skaggs gone too soon at age 27 | Yahoo Sports

The MLB world reacts to the death of Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs | Yahoo Sports

Angels’ Tyler Skaggs remembered for confidence, competitiveness and wit | LA Times