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Wood's lack of production a concern

Young third baseman is batting .087 though Scioscia says he'll stick with him

Updated: April 23, 2010, 2:55 AM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- As this season grows from the newborn phase into toddlerhood, the Los Angeles Angels find themselves monitoring their own development in two key areas.

The closer situation continues to weigh heavily on manager Mike Scioscia although it was never an issue Thursday. Starting pitcher Joe Saunders couldn't make it out of the third inning. Neither Brian Fuentes nor Fernando Rodney touched the mound, because the Angels never led.

No. 2 on Scioscia's mental checklist at ...

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