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Garrett Richards Tosses Five Sharp To Helps Angels Complete Sweep Of Phillies

Garrett Richards helped Mike Trout have a perfect homecoming trip. Richards tossed a five-hitter over seven sharp innings and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-0 on Wednesday to sweep a two-game interleague series.


PITTSBURGH, PA - AUGUST 16:  Don Mattingly #88 of the Los Angeles Dodgers looks on during the game against the Pittsburgh Pirates on August 16, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Dodgers’ Kemp, Blanton, Mattingly Get Ejected In Loss To Pirates

Garrett Jones hit two three-run homers, A.J. Burnett became the first Pirates pitcher with 15 wins in 13 years, and Pittsburgh avoided a four-game sweep with a 10-6 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday.


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Report: Angels Interested In Burnett, Despite No-Trade Clause

While CBSSports.com insider Jon Heyman reports the Yankees and Pirates are still hoping to get a deal done that would send A.J. Burnett to Pittsburgh, he also notes the Angels and Indians have tried to get in on the talks for Burnett.


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Yankees Crush Tigers To Force Game 5

Curtis Granderson made two spectacular catches against his former team and A.J. Burnett came through when the Yankees needed him most, leading New York past the Detroit Tigers 10-1 Tuesday night to send their AL playoff series back to the Bronx for a decisive Game 5.