• Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun, right, is congratulated by Mike Trout after hitting a solo home run off Oakland Athletics pitcher Dan Otero during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

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