Scot Shields has yet to make a decision about retirement.
Scot Shields told Dan Woike of the Orange County Register that he is contemplating retirement.
Scot Shields has probably thrown his last pitch this season because of a strained muscle on the inside of his forearm.
An MRI Friday on Scot Shields' elbow revealed no ligament damage.
Scot Shields left Tuesday's game against Indians in the seventh inning due to a tight right elbow.
Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times suspects that Scot Shields could be bumped off the Angels' roster within the next week.
Making his first start since 2003, Scot Shields allowed two runs in 1 2/3 innings versus the Red Sox on Wednesday.
Scot Shields gave up four runs on two homers in an inning out of the pen Wednesday versus the Yankees.
Scot Shields took a loss after giving up a walkoff homer to Johnny Damon in the ninth inning Saturday.
Scot Shields made his second appearance of the spring Tuesday and threw a scoreless inning out of the pen against the Padres.
Scot Shields (knee) made his first appearance since last May during Friday's split-squad contest against the White Sox.
Scot Shields (knee) is scheduled to pitch in Friday's spring game.
Scot Shields (knee) threw 20 pitches in a simulated game on Tuesday.
Scot Shields (knee) "should be in games within a week," Angels manager Mike Scioscia told the media Thursday.