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Saturday, October 05, 2013
Monday, April 27 1908 -- Pacific Coast League baseball, which seems to have been all but forgotten between the visit of the Great White Fleet and all the big boxing matches in L.A., is finally noticed once more. And not for a good reason. The Angels, who have been riding high in first place have just been surpassed by the San Francisco Seals.
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