The Los Angeles Angels Announce That Pitcher Tyler Skaggs Has Died At Age 27 In Texas

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There’s some tragic news coming out of Texas today. This afternoon the Los Angeles Angels announced that 27-Year-Old pitcher Tyler Skaggs died this morning while the team was in Texas to play the Rangers.

As of now there are no details on his passing.

The Texas Rangers immediately released a statement and announced to fans that tonight’s game against the Angels in Globe Life Park had been canceled

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred also released a statement following the passing of Tyler Skaggs.

Update: Southlake PD said they found Skaggs dead in his hotel and there was no signs of foul play. Cause of death has not yet been released.