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AT THE PLATE:
ON THE MOUND:
ON THE LINEUP: The Angels used Aybar as the leadoff hitter on Monday; he has batted everywhere but second, third and fourth this season. Shuck, who was dropped to ninth, is hitless in his last 18 at-bats and is hitting .147 overall.
ON THE MEND:
ON 500: As Pujols played his first home game since hitting his 500th homer, the Angels sold commemorative baseballs for $39.99 each. They also said that, for now, they would continue to update the Pujols home run counter above the bleachers. Manager
BIRTHDAY BOYS: The oldest man in the Angels bullpen turned 33 on Monday. He is Yoslan Herrera, and this was the first year he celebrated his birthday in a major league uniform. Freese turned 31 on Monday.