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Wade LeBlanc to replace injured Garrett Richards in Angels rotation
Wade LeBlanc to replace injured Garrett Richards in Angels rotation

Wade LeBlanc will get the first crack at replacing the injured Garrett Richards in the Angels rotation. The veteran left-hander was recalled from triple-A Salt Lake on Thursday and will be available out of the bullpen for Thursday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox. LeBlanc, 30, who was 10-3 with a 4.00 earned-run average in 21 starts at Salt Lake, is expected to take Richards’ rotation spot and start against the Miami Marlins on Monday night in Anaheim. The Angels, who needed 7 1/3 innings from their bullpen in Wednesday night’s 8-3 win over the Red Sox, also recalled right-hander Cam Bedrosian to bolster the bullpen after demoting outfielder Brennan Boesch to...

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