Originally posted on Monkey with a Halo  |  Last updated 5/25/13
Things are rolling right along right now. Today's game was a victory of a thousand papercuts. There wasn't one big event you could point to that caused the win, just a teams playing good baseball right now on all fronts. Anytime you can coax a win out of a career minor league pitcher, you have to count yourself lucky. On top of that, the offense didn't really start rolling till the 6 inning, and was even no hit for the first five. Once again, what should have been a loss comes up roses for the Halos. Maybe this team will be heard from in October after all. Angels 7 Royals 0 Game Notes -- Billy Buckner threw five shutout innings and earned the win. This is a huge accomplishment since it took everything he had to get that far. A lot of luck went into those five innings, but give him credit, he did work out of jams and keep the game close until the offense could wake up. Way to go Billy, and no offense, I really don't want to see you pitch again. -- Give some credit t...
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