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Angels gamble with pitchers' rest

Updated: August 27, 2011, 2:20 AM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- It was eerie how similar everyone's story was. The phrase of the day was, "Not a big deal," when the Los Angeles Angels talked about using Ervin Santana and Jered Weaver on three days' rest in this pivotal series.

"Guys used to pitch on two days' rest back in the day, didn't they?" Weaver asked.

"As far as stamina, my gosh, we're talking about one day sooner for one time," manager Mike Scioscia said.

"I know it's not normal as far as having ...

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