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Angels drop Hector Santiago from starting rotation
Angels drop Hector Santiago from starting rotation

The Angels removed Hector Santiago from their starting rotation on Friday, and they won’t say when he might return. Santiago is 0-6 with a 5.19 earned-run average. The Angels are 0-7 when he starts and 16-10 when he does not. The Angels are likely to call up a starter from triple-A Salt Lake to take Santiago's next turn, scheduled for Tuesday in Philadelphia. The Angels also sent left-handed reliever Sean Burnett to double-A Arkansas to begin a rehabilitation assignment that could last the maximum 30 days. For now, Santiago is the lone left-hander in the bullpen. The Angels informed Santiago of the move Friday afternoon, before the team opened a four-game series against...

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