• Dane De La Rosa pitched a scoreless fourth inning Sunday, striking out three batters and walking three batters. No Angels pitcher has done that in the regular season since at least 1984, according to research by the Angels' public relations department.
• Josh Hamilton, who strained his left calf on Tuesday, "has made a lot of progress in the last couple days," Scioscia said Sunday. Hamilton continues to hit and throw off one knee.
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