"I still believe I made the right decision [to go to Japan]," says Nilsson, who hasn't decided if he'll return to the U.S. next season. "My teammates and the fans are great, and there's nothing bad to say about Japan."
June 30-July 2: A's at Angels Souvenir hunters know that one of their best chances to get a home run ball will be in the Edison Field bleachers this weekend. The A's, the fifth most prolific homer-hitting team in the majors, rumble in to face an Anaheim staff that has had its collective head spun more often than Beetlejuice's. Only the Royals, Astros and Cubs have given up more dingers than the Angels. Oakland's lineup doesn't provide many chances to relax, with five hitters who have 12 or more home runs. If the A's do unload, expect the Angels to return fire: They've hit the third-most homers in the majors.
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