Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 6/29/12
American League hitters haven't gotten to Los Angeles Angels right-hander Ernesto Frieri yet. But he knows they will. "I know tomorrow or maybe the next day I'm going to give up a run -- because I'm not perfect. I'm a human," Frieri said after converting his 10th save since being traded to the Angels on May 3. "Whenever that happens, I'll be fine. I just hope it doesn't cost the game." It hasn't happened yet -- but it was close Thursday. Frieri allowed consecutive hits for the first time as an Angel, leadoff singles by Jeff Mathis and Brett Lawrie with the Angels trying to close out a two-run lead in the ninth inning at Rogers Centre. After a strikeout, Frieri walked major-league home run leader Jose Bautista to load the bases for Edwin Encarnacion, who has hit 22 home runs of his own. Frieri got two strikes on Encarnacion then got him to bounce a slider to shortstop Erick Aybar for a game-ending double play. "Everybody's getting ready for me. They know me now," Frieri said....
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