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AT THE PLATE: Five of the Angels' nine hits were homers.
ON THE MOUND:
INJURY REPORT: Pujols was in the lineup as the designated hitter, but he is nursing a groin injury that caused the Angels to option pitcher
EXTRA BASES: Grant Green, a former shortstop at USC, watched the Trojans' NCAA playoff victory over UC Santa Barbara on his phone in the clubhouse before making his second career start at short for the Angels. With Weaver on the mound, Scioscia said "there's not much action at shortstop and I think we can try to get a little more offensive presence in there right now and we can always go to defense later in the game." Green struck out and grounded out before he was replaced by Taylor Featherston.