Mired in slump, Wood delivers

His clutch two-run double in the bottom of the fourth helps power Angels

Updated: April 26, 2010, 12:25 AM ET
By Ramona Shelburne | ESPNLosAngeles.com

Brandon Wood was fine. Maybe not the whole time he was mired in a wretched season-opening slump that had his batting average crashing below what he weighed in the fifth grade.

But when his father text messaged him the other day suggesting he try sleeping with one sock on, he just rolled his eyes and laughed.

No need for home remedies just yet.

The only thing that was going to shake up the jetstream that had been carrying the Los Angeles Angels' vaunted prospect down this chilly ...

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