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David Freese leads Angels past Royals, 6-2
David Freese leads Angels past Royals, 6-2

KEY MOMENT: The Angels nursed a 2-0 lead through a four-hour rain delay, but David Freese gave them two more runs in the sixth inning. He had three hits — tying his high with the Angels — and drove in three runs. His batting average rose to a season-high .238. Freese is batting .175 when he bats in the top five spots in the order and .315 when he bats in the bottom four. AT THE PLATE: The Angels were seven for 15 with runners in scoring position. In their last 42 at-bats in that situation, they have 19 hits, good for a .452 average. "We're cashing them in," said Manager Mike Scioscia. "You can see how it's reflected in our record." The Angels have won eight of their last 10 games, and...

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