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Angels pitcher Scott Downs to go on DL after fracturing toe

March 16, 2011 |  9:47 am

Downs_165 Angels left-handed reliever Scott Downs will start the season on the disabled list after suffering a fractured big left toe at home Sunday.

Acquired as a free agent this offseason, Downs was expected to be one of the team's top relievers. He appeared in 67 games last season for the Toronto Blue Jays, going 5-5 with a 2.67 ERA.

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-- Mike DiGiovanna

Photo: Scott Downs. Credit: Mark Duncan / Associated Press