|Nov. 12 5:33 PM PT6:33 PM MT7:33 PM CT8:33 PM ET20:33 ET1:33 GMT9:33 6:33 PM MST8:33 PM EST9:03 PM VEN5:33 UAE (+1)7:33 PM CT-The Atlanta Braves have traded shortstop Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels for Aybar and top pitching prospects Sean Newcomb and Chris Ellis. The Braves also get $2.5 million, while the Angels get minor league catcher Jose Briceno in the trade announced Thursday night.
Analysis: Aybar has been the Angels' starting shortstop since 2008 and a key player in Anaheim for a decade, making the AL All-Star team in 2014. He has been dependable in the field and at the plate, but will be a free agent next winter.
|Sep. 2 7:51 AM PT8:51 AM MT9:51 AM CT10:51 AM ET10:51 ET14:51 GMT22:51 7:51 AM MST9:51 AM EST10:21 AM VEN18:51 UAE9:51 AM CT-Aybar was 3 for 3 with two RBIs Monday.
Analysis: Aybar entered in a 4-for-18 slide.
|Aug. 16 2:39 PM PT3:39 PM MT4:39 PM CT5:39 PM ET17:39 ET21:39 GMT5:39 2:39 PM MST4:39 PM EST5:09 PM VEN1:39 UAE (+1)4:39 PM CT-Aybar was in the lineup Saturday after missing the previous three games.
Analysis: Aybar was sitting out because of a back strain.
|July 13 3:49 PM PT4:49 PM MT5:49 PM CT6:49 PM ET18:49 ET22:49 GMT6:49 3:49 PM MST5:49 PM EST6:19 PM VEN2:49 UAE (+1)5:49 PM CT-Aybar concluded his stellar finish to the first half by going 3 for 3 in a 10-3 win over Seattle on Sunday.
Analysis: Aybar, now batting .287, went 20 for 44 (.455) with six doubles and a home run in his final 11 games before the All-Star break.
|July 4 12:23 PM PT1:23 PM MT2:23 PM CT3:23 PM ET15:23 ET19:23 GMT3:23 12:23 PM MST2:23 PM EST2:53 PM VEN23:23 UAE2:23 PM CT-Aybar was simply sensational on Friday.
Analysis: Aybar had his first five-hit game and is sizzling with a .432 average in his last 13 games.
|July 1 12:48 PM PT1:48 PM MT2:48 PM CT3:48 PM ET15:48 ET19:48 GMT3:48 12:48 PM MST2:48 PM EST3:18 PM VEN23:48 UAE2:48 PM CT-Aybar was 2 for 4 with a dinger on Tuesday.
Analysis: Aybar drilled his first homer at home and just his second of a rough season for the shortstop. He hadn't homered since May 22.
|June 23 2:08 PM PT3:08 PM MT4:08 PM CT5:08 PM ET17:08 ET21:08 GMT5:08 2:08 PM MST4:08 PM EST4:38 PM VEN1:08 UAE (+1)4:08 PM CT-Aybar was 2 for 4 on Monday.
Analysis: The light-hitting infielder known more for his glove and clubhouse presence is 6 for 16 in his last four games.
|June 20 1:34 PM PT2:34 PM MT3:34 PM CT4:34 PM ET16:34 ET20:34 GMT4:34 1:34 PM MST3:34 PM EST4:04 PM VEN0:34 UAE (+1)3:34 PM CT-Aybar was 2 for 4 on Friday.
Analysis: Aybar needed a solid effort after a pathetic 1-for-23 slump.
|June 3 9:21 AM PT10:21 AM MT11:21 AM CT12:21 PM ET12:21 ET16:21 GMT0:21 9:21 AM MST11:21 AM EST11:51 AM VEN20:21 UAE11:21 AM CT-Aybar extended his hit streak to 10 games by going 2 for 4 with a double in a 6-1 loss to Tampa Bay on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Aybar is 12 for 40 (.300) during his run and is batting .340 while hitting safely in 25 of his last 27 games.
|May 14 3:28 PM PT4:28 PM MT5:28 PM CT6:28 PM ET18:28 ET22:28 GMT6:28 3:28 PM MST5:28 PM EST5:58 PM VEN2:28 UAE (+1)5:28 PM CT-Aybar was 3 for 4 in Wednesday's win over Colorado.
Analysis: That's three straight multihit games, and Aybar is batting .333 in his last 16 after opening the season with a .190 average through 18.