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Jered Weaver's season for the ages

Updated: August 5, 2011, 6:55 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Watching Jered Weaver send a fastball sailing over Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila's head after Carlos Guillen taunted him following a home run brought back memories for a couple of former Los Angeles Angels pitchers.

"It was old school," said Clyde Wright, who pitched in Anaheim from 1966 to 1973. "But old school would have drilled him, not thrown up and in."

Bert Blyleven, who wound down his Hall of Fame career in Anaheim from 1989 to 1992, took exception ...

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