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Erick Aybar steals a run, Gordon Beckham homers in 2-0 Angels' win
Erick Aybar steals a run, Gordon Beckham homers in 2-0 Angels' win

KEY MOMENT: Oakland loaded the bases off setup man Joe Smith in the eighth when Eric Sogard singled and Josh Donaldson and Brandon Moss walked with two outs. But Smith got Stephen Vogt to fly to right to snuff out the rally. AT THE PLATE: Erick Aybar stole a run in the second when he singled, swiped second on a delayed steal, took third on Geovany Soto's throwing error and scored when Soto threw to second on Efren Navarro's stolen-base attempt. Gordon Beckham, who probably has won a spot on the playoff roster, led off the sixth with a homer off A's starter Sonny Gray. ON THE MOUND: Jason Grilli replaced starter Wade LeBlanc with one on in the sixth and struck out...

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