Angels Fall To Oakland, Eliminated From AL West Race
ANAHEIM (AP) – Gio Gonzalez outdueled Jered Weaver and the Oakland Athletics scored the go-ahead run on an eighth-inning error, beating the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 Friday night and eliminating them from the AL West race.
The Angels’ defeat clinched the division for Texas. The loss also dropped Los Angeles 3 1/2 games behind Boston in the AL wild-card race.
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