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Josh Hamilton, Albert Pujols both in Angels lineup Tuesday night
Josh Hamilton, Albert Pujols both in Angels lineup Tuesday night

There were two somewhat surprising names in the Angels' lineup for Tuesday night’s game against the Seattle Mariners, first baseman Albert Pujols in the third spot and designated hitter Josh Hamilton in the sixth spot. Pujols was pulled from Monday night’s game in the third inning after suffering a left hamstring cramp as he rounded first base on a three-run double to left field, the key hit in an eventual 8-1 Angels victory that clinched a playoff spot and reduced their magic number to win the American League West to three. Manager Mike Scioscia said after the game that the Angels would “exercise every precaution to make sure this is not something that will linger...

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