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Matt Joyce

Montero homers again off Weaver as Mariners defeat Angels

SEATTLE Each day when Seattle Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon meets with the media before the game, he's asked about that night's starting lineup. The questions range from batting order decisions to why one player is in there instead of another. He enjoys and answers the questions with the joy of a man headed for a day of root canals. It was no different before Wednesday's 3-1 win against the Los Angeles Angels and starter Jered Weaver. McClendon was asked for the reason he was starting the right-handed hitting Jesus Montero instead of the left-handing hitting Logan Morrison against the veteran Angels' right-hander. A quick mention was made about Montero's...