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Angels mailbag: Starting pitching, and contemplating a wild-card run

Angels mailbag: Starting pitching, and contemplating a wild-card run

Hello, Angels fans. Your favorite team is 33-33 as of today, which translates to an 81-win pace for a full season. They played well last week in beating Detroit and Houston, both talented clubs. The Astros, in particular, are the class of the American League, although their chief contender, the New York Yankees, visits Angel Stadium for three games, beginning tonight.

Here are some questions and answers about the Angels.

The thing to remember about Alex Meyer is that, though he is 27, he is still remarkably green as a professional pitcher. He does not have the depth of high-level experience that is typical of big-league pitchers at his age....

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