Angles' Trout out indefinitely with thumb injury

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They're going to have to get used to this in Anaheim.

An MRI on Monday revealed the extent of the damage and the Angels put the 25-year-old onto the disabled list for the first time in his career. He conceivably could be back in five to eight weeks, but that's getting way ahead of ourselves. The nine-year major league veteran started in left field, went 1-for-4 and stole two bases. He's also leading in home runs, walks, on-base percentage and slugging percentage. Other outfielders to consider: the Angels' Cameron Maybin, who already has 13 stolen bases; the Tampa Bay Rays' Steven Souza Jr.; and the Colorado Rockies' Gerardo Parra. Justin Smoak hit a three-run homer and Russell Martin added a two-run shot for Toronto.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Angels are -135 money line favorites to beat the Braves, who have odds of +115 to pull off the upset tonight in L.A. With Julio Teheran set to face Ricky Nolasco in the pitching matchup, the over/under now sits at 8 runs.

"It looked like Ricky was trying to throw his way out of jams instead of pitching", Scioscia said.

TIGERS 10, ROYALS 7: Miguel Cabrera and J.D. Martinez each drove in three runs as the Tigers came from behind to beat the Royals at Kansas City.

Asked if he was surprised by the diagnosis, Eppler said, "Yeah, but at end of the day, this is a big, fast, strong human being, and he's moving at a lot more force than I could going into a bag".

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Brandon Phillips is out of the lineup in favor of Jace Peterson, as he may still be feeling the effects of fouling a ball off his leg in Sunday's contest.

Mike Trout's injury is no laughing matter, but at least Angels fans were able to get a little bit of comic relief from a former player of theirs.

Braves star Freddie Freeman is on the disabled list with a fractured wrist. "We know how they feel, we lost our guy".

For the Tuesday game, the Braves will be rolling out veteran RHP Bartolo Colon for the start.

Duffy is 4-4 with a 3.54 ERA in 11 starts for the Royals, who are 21-28 heading into Monday's game against the Detroit Tigers.

Will the Braves upset the Angels tonight at 9:07PM ET when the two teams open a new series in L.A.

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