Hector Santiago P LAA 5 Days

Santiago allowed one run on four hits and one walk while striking out five in six innings in the Angels' 3-2 loss to the Rangers on Sunday.

The 26-year-old has allowed just one run in his last two starts, spanning 12 innings. It is the first time he has pitched on seven or more days rest since July 18. He holds a 2.38 ERA in the month of August, which has lowered his season ERA to 3.46. He'll be back on the mound Friday to face Jason Hammel and the Athletics.

Hector Santiago P LAA 12 Days

Santiago threw six scoreless innings against the Red Sox on Monday, allowing two hits, walking three and striking out five en route to a no-decision.

Santiago pitched what may have been his best game of the season Sunday, as this was the deepest the the southpaw had gotten into a contest without giving up a run. Prospective owners may want to keep an eye on Santiago going forward, as he will likely be a mainstay in the Halos' rotation with the news that Tyler Skaggs (forearm) will be out for the rest of the season after undergoing Tommy John surgery.

Hector Santiago P LAA 16 Days

Santiago allowed four runs (three earned) on five hits while striking out two in a loss to the Dodgers on Tuesday. He walked three batters in the contest.

Santiago seems to have lost his strikeout pitch of late, as he hasn't fanned more than three hitters in any of his last three starts. The 26-year-old's fantasy value will take a considerable hit if the strikeout numbers don't recover, but he will likely be in the rotation until Tyler Skaggs (forearm) returns to the club if needed.

Hector Santiago P LAA 26 Days

Hector Santiago allowed one run on three hits over 5 1/3 innings in a no-decision against the Tigers on Sunday.

Santiago didn't walk a batter while striking out three. The left-hander is still the owner of an ugly 2-7 record, but he lowered his ERA below four (3.86) for the first time this season with Sunday's outing. He'll look for his his third win of the year Saturday at the Rays.

Hector Santiago P LAA 1 Month

Hector Santiago did not factor into the decision in Tuesday's game against the Orioles, throwing five scoreless innings and allowing two hits and three walks.

While Santiago was able to keep the Orioles off the board, he had already thrown 99 pitches by the time the fifth inning was finished. The Angels have used him both out of the bullpen and in the rotation (thirteen starts in seventeen appearances). Despite the occasional struggle, he has a 4.02 ERA and has been a useful piece for the Halos. He'll take on the Tigers next time out.

Hector Santiago P LAA 1 Month

Hector Santiago finished up with 2 2/3 scoreless innings for the win as the Angels beat the Mariners 3-2 in 16 innings on Friday.

Several teams still have expanded bullpens right now after the All-Star break, and the Angels needed there's tonight. Eight relievers combined on 10 scoreless innings after Jered Weaver allowed two runs over six frames, and the Angels finally broke through when pinch-hitter Efren Navarro singled in Mike Trout in the 16th. It was just Navarro's second straight win after seven consecutive losses to begin the season.

Hector Santiago P LAA 1 Month

Hector Santiago cruised to his first win of the season, allowing four runs (three earned) over six innings as the Angels routed the Rangers by a 15-6 score on Thursday.

The Angels were up 13-2 after three innings, so Santiago's first win of 2014 was in the bag. The lefty, now 1-7, allowed five hits, walked one, and struck out eight. He'll go into the All-Star break with a 4.50 ERA, a 1.33 WHIP, and a 62/25 K/BB ratio.

Hector Santiago P LAA 2 Months

Hector Santiago yielded five runs in five innings Saturday in a no-decision against the Astros.

With Tyler Skaggs back, it could be a while before Santiago starts again. He hasn't been nearly as bad this year as his 0-7 record suggests, but he is sixth on the Angels' depth chart at the moment.

Hector Santiago P LAA 2 Months

After cruising through the first five innings virtually unscathed, Hector Santiago surrendered four runs while recording just one out in the fifth inning in Sunday's loss to the Braves.

Santiago punched out four on the night while walking two. It was a tough ending of the night for Santiago, who was brilliant through the first five frames. With Tyler Skaggs slated to return to the rotation next weekend, it's unlikely that Santiago will remain in the Angels rotation.

Hector Santiago P LAA 2 Months

Hector Santiago dazzled in his return to the rotation Tuesday against the A's, firing six shutout innings while allowing only three hits.

Santiago struck out eight and walked only one batter. It was a shocking performance by a pitcher who was booted out of the rotation on May 7 having gone 0-6 with a 5.19 ERA; he was demoted to the minors two weeks later. Santiago has a golden opportunity to impress with the injured Tyler Skaggs (hamstring) on the disabled list. He'll get his next chance in Cleveland on Monday.