Chris Iannetta C LAA 14 Hrs

Iannetta went 3-for-3 with a homer, a walk and two runs scored in a win over the A's on Sunday.

Iannetta has now hit home runs in back-to-back starts. The 31-year-old is quietly having a productive 2014 campaign, as he is currently the owner of an .811 OPS with seven home runs and three stolen bases in 89 games this season.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 2 Days

Iannetta is out of the lineup Saturday against the Athletics, Eric Kay of the Angels' official site reports.

After starting eight of the past 10 contests, Iannetta will hand over catching duties to Hank Conger, who will bat eighth in the order. Iannetta's three-run homer Friday boosted his slash line to .257/.372/.412 for the season.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 2 Days

Iannetta went 1-for-2 with a home run, a walk and three RBI in a win over the A's on Friday.

Iannetta hit is first home run since May 25 to break a scoreless tie in the fifth. The 31-year-old appears to be grabbing the lion's share of time at catcher of late in place of Hank Conger, having started eight of the last 10 games. He has tallied a .785 OPS with six home runs this season.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 6 Days

Iannetta is out of the lineup Tuesday versus the Marlins.

Iannetta's patient eye has been on display over the last 14 games, during which he's reached base in 12 separate outings. During that run, he's hit .250 (10-for-40) with six doubles, three RBI, eight runs scored, and 10 walks versus 10 strikeouts. In his stead, Hank Conger will cover the backstop and bat ninth in the order.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 19 Days

Iannetta is not in the lineup Wednesday vs. the Phillies.

After starting each of the last five games, Iannetta will give way to Hank Conger. Iannetta's .361 on-base percentage is outstanding by the standards of most catchers, but his rather empty contributions in traditional categories (.260 average, five homers, 32 RBI) minimize his rotisserie value.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 3 Months

Chris Iannetta went 2-for-4 with a go-ahead home run and two runs scored in the Angels' 4-3 win over the Royals on Sunday.

With the score tied at 3-3 in the eighth inning, Iannetta took Tim Collins deep for his fifth home run of the season. Iannetta also singled and scored in the Angels' three-run seventh inning. The catcher is hitting .248/.369/.455 for the year.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 4 Months

Chris Iannetta went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer Saturday against the Blue Jays.

It was his third home run of the season and his first since April 16. With a .230/.370/.419 batting line through 22 games, Iannetta continues to provide value to the Angels with his ability get on base, but he's only worth using in two-catcher mixed fantasy leagues.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 4 Months

Chris Iannetta went 2-for-4 and drove home a run in Saturday's loss to the Yankees.

Iannetta is hitting just .222 on the young season, but is getting on base at a .358 clip and has driven home nine runs. He remains a back-end option in two catcher mixed leagues.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 5 Months

Chris Iannetta belted a walk-off 12th inning solo homer to propel the Angels to a 5-4 victory over the A's.

Iannetta's shot to dead center off Drew Pomeranz was nearly pulled back into the yard by Craig Gentry, but the ball grazed off the top of his glove at the apex of his leap. Iannetta finished 2-for-5 with two runs scored. Hits have been hard to come by, but Ianetta's offensive value has been salvaged some by six walks and five extra-base hits (against two singles). He's slashing .184/.304/.421 through 38 at-bats.

Chris Iannetta C LAA 5 Months

Chris Iannetta is not in the Angels' starting lineup Tuesday night against the Mariners.

Iannetta got the start in the Angels' season-opener on Monday, but it'll be Hank Conger in the second game of the year. Iannetta is expected to be the primary catcher in 2014, but the Angels also like Conger and that limits both of their value in standard fantasy leagues.