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Angels hold off Blue Jays in the ninth for 5-3 victory
Angels hold off Blue Jays in the ninth for 5-3 victory

Angels 5, Blue Jays 3 KEY MOMENT: What looked like a comfortable victory turned into a nail-biter for the Angels. They led, 5-1, after eight innings, but the Blue Jays started the ninth with three consecutive singles, bringing the tying run to the plate with none out. Edwin Encarnacion hit what appeared to be a fourth consecutive single, but Angels third baseman John McDonald lunged to his left to snare the one-hopper, then threw from his knees to turn what would have been an RBI single into a force play at second. The Jays did score twice in the inning but, one batter later, co-closer Joe Smith got pinch-hitter Adam Lind to ground into a game-ending double play. AT THE PLATE: C.J....

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