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"We're the same team that was winning baseball games a week ago. It's a rough stretch. We're not pleased with it, we're not happy about it. But there is nothing we can do about the last 10 days. All we've got to do is focus on tomorrow and try to get a win."

— Angels catcher Chris Iannetta after his team was swept by the Dodgers for its sixth consecutive loss.



Consecutive home starts in which Milwaukee's Kyle Lohse has given up a homer, the longest streak in the NL since at least 1914, according to STATS.


Road starts Corey Kluber has won in 2015. Cleveland's Cy Young winner starts Monday at the Angels.


Matt Moore

LHP, Tampa Bay

The Rays decided Class AAA Durham would be the best place for Moore to continue his return from elbow ligament replacement surgery. The once-promising 26-year-old has struggled in his return from the April 2014 surgery. He is 1-3 with an 8.78 ERA this year and has failed to go past five innings in any of his six starts.