John Lackey's 2 2/3 innings Friday comprised his shortest career outing. (Chris Pizzello/AP)
By Rhett Bollinger / MLB.com
John Lackey was not at his finest, as he was tagged for 10 runs and 12 hits over 2 2/3 innings to send the Angels to a defeat at the hands of the Rangers. The pounding couldn't spoil the big news of the night, however, as a Rays loss Friday sealed home-field advantage throughout the playoffs for the Halos.
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