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Entering the season's final turn, Angels are sticking to 'our model'
Entering the season's final turn, Angels are sticking to 'our model'

Angels General Manager Jerry Dipoto stressed the importance of sticking to "our model" as the reason he won't pursue high-end free-agent pitching in the wake of an elbow injury that will sideline left-hander Tyler Skaggs through 2015. Though it took several months and some key trades to bolster the bullpen, that blueprint for success is very clear as the Angels enter the final turn of a season that looked so promising in mid-July but has lost some sheen in recent weeks. To reach the postseason and play deep into October, the Angels must get consistent — though not necessarily overpowering — starting pitching, stout relief from a deep and dominant bullpen and...

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