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Rangers lose Beltre, but clinch spot in playoffs

Rangers lose Beltre, but clinch spot in playoffs

ESPN.com CNNSI.com Updated Sep 30, 2012
Mike Napoli homered twice and drove in six runs as the Rangers assured themselves and two other teams of spots in the playoffs with a 8-7 victory Sunday night, earning a doubleheader split against the Angels.
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  • Orioles write new chapter in last-to-first story

    Orioles write new chapter in last-to-first story

    MLB.com Sep 30, 2012
    The Orioles -- whose plane made an emergency landing in Jacksonville, Fla., en route to Tampa -- also got good news in the air on Sunday night, with the club officially clinching a postseason berth with the Angels' 8-7 loss to Texas in the second game o…
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  • Beltre exits game with left shoulder strain

    Beltre exits game with left shoulder strain

    MLB.com Sep 30, 2012
    Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre left Game 2 of Sunday's doubleheader against the Angels due to a re-aggravation of a left shoulder strain.
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  • Trout becomes first rookie with 30 HRs, 40 SBs

    Trout becomes first rookie with 30 HRs, 40 SBs

    ESPN.com Sep 30, 2012
    Angels center fielder Mike Trout has become the first major league rookie ever with 30 home runs and 40 stolen bases.
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  • Video - Rangers Avoid DH Sweep 00:32

    Rangers Avoid DH Sweep

    Sep 30
    Mike Napoli hit two home runs and drove in six runs to lead the Rangers over the Angels 8-7.
  • Video - Trout Achieves Milestone 00:32

    Trout Achieves Milestone

    Sep 30
    Mike Trout became the first major league rookie with 30 homers and 40 stolen bases in the same season, and the Angels rallied to defeat the Rangers 5-4.

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