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Angels' Don Baylor has surgery

Updated: April 2, 2014, 6:31 AM ET
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ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Los Angeles Angels hitting coach Don Baylor had surgery on his broken right leg Tuesday after getting hurt while catching the ceremonial first pitch on Opening Day.

Baylor had a plate and screws inserted in his leg during 5½ hours of surgery at UC Irvine Medical Center.

Manager Mike Scioscia has no idea how long Baylor will be out of uniform, but he expects to consult regularly with the 64-year-old former Rockies and Cubs manager during his recovery from Monday's ...

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