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Angels not about to panic

Angels not about to panic

That torrid stretch in which the Angels won 17 of 20 games from June 27 to July 22 seemed a distant memory Thursday night as Jason Castro's walk-off three-run home run sailed into the right-center field seats in Minute Maid Park. Castro's shot off Fernando Salas gave the Houston Astros a dramatic 3-0 win over the Angels and sparked a wild celebration at home plate, where Castro tossed his helmet in the air and was mobbed by teammates who doused him with buckets of ice water and ripped the jersey off his back. It also capped a three-game sweep that, combined with Houston's trade-deadline acquisitions of pitcher Scott Kazmir, who was dominant Thursday night, and center...

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