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• Weaver and his wife, Kristin Travis, are expecting their second child shortly, but the ace right-hander isn't expected to miss any starts because of it. The couple plans to induce labor on Aug. 11, an off-day for the Angels.

• With Wilson expected to pitch Saturday, and Matt Shoemaker starting Friday, it looks like Hector Santiago is currently out of the rotation. But Scioscia said his pitching staff is fluid right now, and that no long-term determinations have been made.

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• Weaver and his wife, Kristin Travis, are expecting their second child shortly, but the ace right-hander isn't expected to miss any starts because of it. The couple plans to induce labor on Aug. 11, an off-day for the Angels.

• With Wilson expected to pitch Saturday, and Matt Shoemaker starting Friday, it looks like Hector Santiago is currently out of the rotation. But Scioscia said his pitching staff is fluid right now, and that no long-term determinations have been made.

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• The Angels' Aug. 24 game in Oakland has been switched from a 1:07 p.m. PT first pitch to a 5:07 p.m. start, so that it could be part of ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball.

Alden Gonzalez is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Gonzo and "The Show", and follow him on Twitter @Alden_Gonzalez.

 

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