Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 11/4/14
ANAHEIM, Calif. This should have been a memorable season for Peter Bourjos, but like the team he plays for, big expectations fell flat. It wasn't Bourjos' fault. Far from it. A summer that looked like his opportunity to bloom as a center fielder and leadoff hitter basically turned to mush. Bourjos fell victim to injuries that cost him 77 games, the latest a broken right wrist that kept him on the disabled list from June 30 until Friday night's 8-2 loss to the Houston Astros, the Angels' ninth defeat in 12 games and fifth in a row at home. Bourjos' first game back was hardly auspicious. He grounded out, struck out and hit into a double play in the seventh inning with runners at first and third and one out. He also collided with the padded center-field wall at Angel Stadium trying to catch a fly ball hit by L.J. Hoes, which went for a triple in the Astros' four-run ninth. "Crashing into the wall didn't help," manager Mike Scioscia said. "We'll see how he feels tomorrow. He got t...
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