Just when it seemed like nothing could distract the Angels from their fantasy football teams Sunday morning, Matt Shoemaker walked through the clubhouse.
It wasn’t Shoemaker’s first time back since a 105-mph line drive fractured his skull two weeks ago. The pitcher stopped by Angel Stadium a few times during this 10-game homestand, when his head felt normal and he wanted to get out of the house.
But any Shoemaker sighting these days incites cheery hellos from his coaches and teammates.
“The guys are great. It’s just welcoming, happy to see me,” Shoemaker said before the Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays, 4-0,...