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Angels' hot-hitting Mike Trout earns danger sign in 11-1 win
Angels' hot-hitting Mike Trout earns danger sign in 11-1 win

HOUSTON — Maybe Lucas Harrell's four-pitch walk of Mike Trout with the bases loaded and two outs in the second inning Friday was simply a byproduct of the control problems the Houston Astros right-hander had throughout his shaky three-inning start against the Angels. Surely, the Astros wouldn't pitch around Trout — and concede a run — so early in the game to face one of the baseball's most vaunted sluggers, Albert Pujols, the three-time National League most valuable player who has hit more home runs against Houston (48) than any player in baseball history. Or would they? BOX SCORE: Angels 11, Astros 1 Trout crushed a first-inning homer that seemed...

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