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Chris Herrmann

Cruz, Mariners overcome Trout's 2 HRs in 5-3 win vs Angels

A healthy and confident Nelson Cruz usually means good things are on the horizon for the Seattle Mariners.

Cruz homered twice and the surprising Mariners overcame Mike Trout's two home runs to beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-3 on Monday night.

"(Cruz) feels good about his swing and where his body is at, which is good," Seattle manager Scott Servais said. "For home run hitters, it goes in streaks. You see guys hit five, six, seven — they just get in that groove. And he's certainly in that groove right now. So, hopefully we can ride it as long as we can."

Ryon Healy hit a two-run shot for the Mariners, who chased Andrew Heaney early and won for...

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