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Angels right-hander Cory Rasmus earns another start
Angels right-hander Cory Rasmus earns another start

Cory Rasmus will get his second straight start in place of the injured Garrett Richards on Saturday night when the Angels play the Minnesota Twins in Target Field, Manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday. Rasmus, who went 3-1 with a 2.68 earned-run average in 24 relief appearances this season, gave up one hit and struck out six in three innings of last Saturday’s 2-0 win over Oakland, the right-hander’s 49-pitch start the first of an eight-man bullpen relay effort that shut down the Athletics. “It’s not only because of how effective he was in his last start, but the effectiveness he’s shown throughout the year,” Scioscia said. “We’ll let him go...

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