Jered Weaver

Longtime Angel Jered Weaver announces retirement from baseball

Longtime Angel Jered Weaver announces retirement from baseball

Jered Weaver, who won more games than all but one pitcher in Angels history and left some $60 million on the table to play for them, announced his retirement Wednesday.

Weaver, 34, a three-time All-Star for the Angels and the franchise’s most recent 20-game winner, called it a career after failing to win in any of his nine starts for the San Diego Padres.

“I’ve decided to step away from baseball,” Weaver said in a statement released by the Padres. “While I’ve been working...

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