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Angels pick up closer Huston Street's 2015 option for $7 million
Angels pick up closer Huston Street's 2015 option for $7 million

The Angels wasted no time making two of their easiest decisions of the off-season Thursday, exercising closer Huston Street’s $7-million option for 2015 and declining a $4.5-million option on injured reliever Sean Burnett. Street, acquired from the San Diego Padres on July 18, was the final piece of a bullpen makeover that helped transform the Angels from an American League West contender into a division force. The veteran right-hander went 1-2 with a 1.71 earned-run average in 28 games for the Angels, converting 17 of 19 save opportunities, limiting hitters to a .240 average and striking out 23 and walking seven in 26 1/3 innings. Street teamed with veteran setup men Joe Smith...

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