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Angels' Garrett Richards could make All-Star team if Price not right
Angels' Garrett Richards could make All-Star team if Price not right

Garrett Richards was asked after Friday night’s 3-0 win over the Texas Rangers if he had taken the mound with a chip on his shoulder after being snubbed in the selection process for the All-Star Game last Sunday. “Of course,” the Angels right-hander said after allowing five hits in seven shutout innings, striking out eight and walking two in Globe Life Park to improve to 11-2 with a 2.55 earned-run average and 127 strikeouts on the season and 7-0 with a 1.27 ERA in his last eight starts. “I’ll probably end up carrying that with me the whole year, to be honest with you. It might be some motivation for the whole season.” But what will Richards do with that chip if he is a late addition...

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