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Angels' Jered Weaver pushes through with 3-2 victory over Rangers

Angels' Jered Weaver pushes through with 3-2 victory over Rangers

As the sand descends in the hourglass of his career, Jered Weaver marches on, taking the ball every fifth day no matter how beat-up his body feels, how many miles he has racked up on his arm or how many starts he has left.

The Angels right-hander is in the final three weeks of the five-year, $85-million contract he signed in the summer of 2011, a season in which he was the American League All-Star game starter and one of baseball’s best pitchers.

Weaver, 33, has long since fallen off that perch, his dominance fading with the velocity of his fastball, but as he showed again on a sun-splashed Sunday in Angel Stadium, he might not be finished.

Weaver threw 6...

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