Angels will give Rangers a run in West

Texas has cooled off and L.A. is heating up, but there's still a long way to go

Updated: April 21, 2011, 8:46 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- It's difficult to glean much from an early-season division series, other than the opportunity to build a little momentum and the chance for fans (and media) to overreact to what is essentially the second mile of a 26-mile major league marathon.

But one thing does stick out from this three-game set in Arlington: The Los Angeles Angels aren't going to make it easy on the Texas Rangers to repeat as AL West champions.

The Angels took two out of three from Texas at Rangers ...

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