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Angels lose to Red Sox on Yoenis Cespedes' three-run homer in 8th
Angels lose to Red Sox on Yoenis Cespedes' three-run homer in 8th

KEY MOMENT: With two on in the eighth inning of a scoreless tie, Angels reliever Joe Smith hung a slider that Yoenis Cespedes crushed for a three-run homer to left field. That ended a string of 23 2/3 consecutive scoreless innings for Smith, but it wasn’t all that surprising. Cespedes, the former Oakland outfielder, is five for 10 against Smith and has driven in five of the 14 runs Smith has given up this season. “Every time I miss,” Smith said, “he’s on it.” Smith will have to change his patterns to Cespedes, who had an idea what was coming. “I’ve faced Smith for a long time and he’s been starting me off with a sinker, and then he...

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