Andrelton Simmons is heading to the Yangervis Solarte Jersey disabled list for an extended period.TheAngels announced Mondaythat their shortstop will require surgery to repaira full thickne s tear of the ulnar collateral ligament of his left thumb.MORE: Every MLB team’s worst regular-season memorySimmons, who was acquired from the Braves last November, suffered the injury during Sunday’s 3-1 lo s to the Rays. Simmons hurt his left thumb while making abackhand diving stop of an Evan Longoriagrounder in the third inning. Though Simmons jammed his glove Paul Molitor Jersey into the turf at Angel Stadium, he did make a throw to first from his knees, but Longoria beat it out for an infield single.The Angels will likely move Cliff Penningtonto shortstopand couldcall up a utility infielder such as Rey Navarro or Gregorio Petit from Triple-A, according to the Los Angeles Times.Simmons is one of the best fielding shortstops in baseball, so the Angels will mi s his coverage on the left sideand up the middle. The two-time Gold Glove winner was hitting .218 Marcus Stroman Jersey with a home run and eight RBIs so far this season. It has not yet been determined how much time he will mi s.His injury comes le s than a week after the Angels learned ace Garrett Richards likely will be lostuntil the middle of 2017toundergo elbow ligament-replacement surgery.