SALT LAKE CITY - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced today that outfielder Ryan Langerhans will begin a rehab assignment with Triple-A Salt Lake in tonight's road game against the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. In other movement, the Angels activated catcher Bobby Wilson from the Disabled List, recalled infielder Andrew Romine from Salt Lake and optioned catcher Hank Conger to Salt Lake.
Langerhans, 32, was placed on the Disabled List on May 21 with a separated right shoulder. He had appeared in two games for the Angels this season with only one plate appearance. In 34 games for the Bees in 2012, he hit .274 with seven doubles, five home runs, 20 RBI and four stolen bases. The San Antonio, Texas native was originally selected by the Atlanta Braves in the third round of the 1998 Draft and joined the Angels via free agency on December 23, 2011.
Wilson, 29, was placed on the 7-day Disabled List after suffering a concussion from a foul tip to his catcher's mask on June 4. He appeared in two games with the Bees during his rehab stint, hitting .286 with two hits in seven plate appearances. In 33 games for the Angels in 2012, he owns a .167 batting average with two RBI. The Dunedin, Fla. native was originally selected by the Angels in the 48th round of the 2002 Draft.
Romine, 26, has appeared in 56 games for the Bees in 2012, hitting .281 with six doubles, two triples, three home runs, 23 RBI and a team-high 17 stolen bases. This marks Romine's second stint with the Angels this season, having also joined the team from May 24-29. He has yet to appear in a game for the Halos this season. The Lake Forest, Calif. native was originally selected by the Angels in the fifth round of the 2007 Draft.
Conger, 24, has appeared in five games for the Angels in 2012, hitting .231 with one RBI. In 17 games for the Bees this season, he hit .338 with six doubles, two home runs and 11 RBI. The Huntington Beach, Calif. native was originally selected by the Angels in the first round of the 2006 Draft.
The Salt Lake Bees begin a four-game road trip tonight against the Colorado Springs Sky Sox at 7:05 p.m. and return home for a four-game series against the Reno Aces on Saturday, June 23. 2012 Bees season tickets are on sale now with prices starting at just $432 per person. For more information, call (801) 325-BASE or visit Salt Lake Bees tickets.