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Andrew Heaney because back problems during Angels' 8-1 loss in Seattle

Andrew Heaney because back problems during Angels' 8-1 loss in Seattle

As he fired his 60th pitch Saturday night at Safeco Field, Andrew Heaney grimaced, then shook his left arm. Immediately, catcher Martin Maldonado signaled to the Angels dugout. Athletic trainer Adam Nevala and manager Mike Scioscia rushed to the mound.

Within a minute, Heaney renounced his protest to remain in the game. The Angels said examinations uncovered only stiffness and soreness in the back of Heaney’s left shoulder.

Heaney, 26, said he expects to continue to throw in the coming days. The left-hander made an unexpectedly rapid return from July 1, 2016, elbow ligament-replacement surgery. Scioscia, at season’s start, thought there was no way Heaney could pitch in 2017,...

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