Cron, a former University of Utah star, has played in 28 games for Salt Lake, hitting .319 with 12 doubles, six home runs and 26 RBIs. At the time of his call up Cron was leading the Pacific Coast League in doubles, and extra-base hits (19), while ranking third in RBIs.
Along with Cron the Angels have recalled infielder Luis Jimenez, who has a team-high seven home runs for Salt Lake this season. Halos third baseman David Freese was placed on the disabled list and outfielder J.B. Shuck was optioned to Salt Lake to make room for Jimenez and Cron.
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