Game Preview 5/27/12: Getting over the hump – Angels @ Mariners

Angels@Seattle Mariners

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (23-25) @ Seattle Mariners (21-28)

Pitching Probables: LAA – C.J. Wison (5-4, 2.90 ERA)  SEA – Hector Noesi (2-5, 5.26 ERA)

Game Info: 1:10 PM PT; TV – Fox Sports West; Radio – KLAA 830

It took long enough, but the Angels are hot.  Not just the Angels, but Albert Pujols.  Not just Albert Pujols but everyone.  I mean, Alberto Callaspo accidentally hit a grand slam home run off Felix Hernandez yesterday.  Who knew?

Now, the Halos need to ride the hot streak all the way back over the hump.  They took a big first step yesterday by getting their run differential on the season into the positive.  Up next with a few more wins comes .500.  After that comes actually being in the thick of the wild card race and then… dare I say it?  Chasing down Tex-

Nah, forget it.  I’ve kicked the hornet’s nest too many times already this season.  We’ll just cross that bridge if/when we come to it.

Garrett Wilson

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Garrett Wilson is the founder and Supreme Overlord of and editor at The Outside Corner. He's an Ivy League graduate, but not from one of the impressive ones. You shouldn't make him angry. You wouldn't like him when he is angry.