Posted May 08, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Jered Weaver allowed three hits over six innings in his first start since no-hitting the Twins last week to lead the Los Angeles Angels to an 8-3 victory over Minnesota on Monday night. Weaver (5-0) gave up one run with two walks and two strikeouts and Alberto Callaspo had a homer and three RBIs for the Angels, who have won six of eight as they try to climb out of the cellar in the AL West. Erik Komatsu had two of the Twins' three hits against Weaver, but the Twins didn't have much more success against Weaver than they did on Wednesday. Francisco Liriano (0-5) gave up four runs on five hits in five innings with three walks and four strikeouts for the Twins. Albert Pujols went 1 for 5 with two RBIs a day after homering for the first time this season. He's hitting .197 after signing a $240 million contract. Coming off of the first no-hitter of his career, a 121-pitch, nine-strikeout masterpiece in his hometown against the overmatched Twins, Weaver was relaxed in the c...
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