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Angels call up 11 players to boost pitching staff, bench
Angels call up 11 players to boost pitching staff, bench

Veteran catcher John Buck, speedy outfielder Tony Campana and utility player Shawn O’Malley were among 11 players the Angels added to their big-league roster for Tuesday night’s game against the Houston Astros in Minute Maid Park. The team also boosted its pitching staff by adding right-handers Cory Rasmus, Vinnie Pestano and Cam Bedrosian and left-hander Wade LeBlanc, and added to its bench first basemen Efren Navarro and C.J. Cron, outfielder Brennan Boesch and third baseman Luis Jimenez. All were called up from triple-A Salt Lake one day after teams were allowed to expand their rosters to as many as 40 players. Buck will give Manager Mike Scioscia the option of giving...

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