Matt Thaiss

Matt Thaiss

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/215 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: R
Born: Jackson, New Jersey
College: Virginia
Draft: 2016 1st round (16th pick) by the
  • LA Times

    Hernández: Angel Stadium has a charmed simplicity, but will it last?

    Change is in the future for Angel Stadium. But can the venue keep its charm if the place is more about being an event than just a game?

  • CBS News

    Vlad Jr homers off Shohei Ohtani, Blue Jays top Angels 6-3

    A few innings later, Guerrero's Blue Jays also had their first win over the Angels' two-way star. George Springer also hit a leadoff home run in Toronto's 6-3 victory over Los Angeles on Thursday night. Ohtani (3-3) struck out 10 while yielding five runs over six innings despite pitching with back pain from the first inning onward.

  • CBS News

    Mitch Garver, Kole Calhoun HRs lead Texas past Angels 7-2

    Any pitching staff that forces Mike Trout and Shohei Ohtani to go 0 for 7 with a combined six strikeouts is nearly certain to feel awfully good about its night at the Big A. The Rangers feel it's only an indicator of what their team can become — particularly when Texas' sluggers are also outhitting the Angels' former AL MVPs. Mitch Garver homered in his third consecutive game, Kole Calhoun hit a two-run homer and the Rangers snapped a three-game skid with a 7-2 victory over Los Angeles on Wednes...