Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs reportedly died due to a deadly mix of alcohol, fentanyl and oxycodone, according to the newly released medical examiner’s report.
Skaggs was found unresponsive inside of a Texas hotel room in early July while the Angels were set to play the Texas Rangers. Skaggs aspirated the contents of his stomach, ultimately causing his death, according to the medical examiner. His death has been ruled an accident.
The 27-year-old’s death was mourned across professional baseball, with several players paying tribute to the young star.