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Angels still lacking a knockout punch in loss to Mariners, 5-2, in 10 innings

Angels still lacking a knockout punch in loss to Mariners, 5-2, in 10 innings

The Angels have scored 49 runs this season. The Chicago Cubs have scored 105.

And, yes, the teams have played the same number of games.

Albert Pujols, the Angels' cleanup batter, is hitting .138. Of the 10 men to bat for the Angels on Friday, six carry averages below .200.

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The Angels' offensive malaise continued Friday, in a 5-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners. The Mariners won by scoring three runs in the 10th inning off Jose Alvarez — the sixth Angels pitcher — on a go-ahead single from Franklin Gutierrez and then a two-run home run from...

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