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Angels' Garrett Richards shines in extra-innings loss to Mariners, 3-2
Angels' Garrett Richards shines in extra-innings loss to Mariners, 3-2

Garrett Richards might not have been an All-Star but he sure pitched like one Saturday night, tossing a perfect game through five innings. The Angels lost 3-2 in 12 innings. The second contest of a three-game set against Seattle pitted Richards against Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who started the All-Star Game for the American League. Richards lost out to the White Sox’s Chris Sale for the AL’s final roster spot. Richards, who has emerged this season as a gem in the Angels rotation after posting a 4.42 ERA over parts of three previous seasons in the majors, didn’t look overmatched against the Mariners’ established and undeniable ace. Neither starter recorded...

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