The Angels announced Monday morning that they are placing starter José Quintana on the IL.
Quintana has not been very successful this year, and we will see if he still has his rotation spot when he is healthy again.
José Quijada, a solid reliever in his 1.2 innings of work this year, takes Quintana’s spot.
Shohei Ohtani is not in the lineup for Monday’s Memorial Day early game in San Francisco.
Taylor Ward and his elite jump speed will have a tough test in spacious Oracle Park, while hitting David Fletcher ninth continues to make no sense to me.
The Giants are 33-20 and 0.5 games back of first place in the NL West.
(Title image a screenshot from a random video on Baseball Savant)