Originally written on Angelswin  |  Last updated 10/21/14
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By Brian Waller, AngelsWin.com Columnist Angels/Dodgers Preview: The Angels continue to roll! After taking two out of three games from the San Francisco Giants earlier in the week the Angels head into the weekend series with the Los Angeles Dodgers having won eight out of their last nine series. The Halos are a season high six games over .500 and finally seem to be clicking on all cylinders. The Dodgers on the other hand come limping in to the "Big A" after getting swept by the Oakland A's. The Dodgers' offense is slumping having only scored 3 runs in their last 27 innings. With Matt Kemp still on the DL, the lone "Big Bopper" for the Dodgers is Andre Ethier and he is in the middle of a 1-for-15 mini slump. It's worth noting however that Ethier has solid career numbers against Dan Haren and Ervin Santana, both of whom he will be facing this weekend. Andre Ethier vs. Dan Haren 17-for-44 (.386 avg.), 2 HR, 7 RBI's and a 1.049 OPS Andre Ethier...
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