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Angels' relievers tested but hold off Rangers in 7-3 win
Angels' relievers tested but hold off Rangers in 7-3 win

After discussing his bullpen with the media for several minutes, Angels Manager Mike Scioscia grinned at the next question. "Has there been too much made of the bullpen issue?" one reporter asked before Friday's game. "No," Scioscia replied emphatically. Scioscia's relief corps certainly is Topic A lately, especially after Thursday when Ernesto Frieri gave up a walk-off grand slam to Nick Swisher to lift the Indians to a 5-3 win in Cleveland. The Angels bounced back with a 7-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Friday night to open a six-game homestand at Angel Stadium, but not before their relief pitching was tested again. With the Angels leading, 7-2, in...

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