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Weaver wins again, Angels complete sweep of Mariners 8-2

Weaver wins again, Angels complete sweep of Mariners 8-2

Jered Weaver won for the fourth time in five decisions, Garret Anderson had four hits and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Seattle Mariners 8-2 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep and open a five-game lead in the AL West.
Vladimir Guerrero homered and went 8-for-14 in the series as the Angels improved to 11-4 against Seattle this year. Los Angeles, seeking its third division title in four years, outscored Seattle 24-8, outhit the Mariners 43-23 and opened its biggest lead since before play on June 30.
Weaver (10-6) allowed seven hits, all singles, in eight innings while walking none and striking out five.
Athletics 5, Blue Jays 4, 11 innings
In Oakland, California, Jack Hannahan hit a game-ending single with two outs in the 11th inning to help Oakland snap a five-game losing streak.
Hannahan's big hit came after Huston Street blew a 4-2 lead in the ninth by allowing solo homers to Lyle Overbay and pinch-hitter Matt Stairs _ the first time the closer has allowed two homers in an outing in his career.


Updated : 2021-07-28 22:23 GMT+08:00