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(AP) -- Nearly eight months after a severe knee injury ended the most successful season of Garrett Richards' career, the right-hander is set to again take a major league mound for the Los Angeles Angels.

He'll get the opportunity in Sunday's decisive series finale against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

After debuting in 2011 and spending the next two seasons bouncing between the starting rotation, bullpen and minors, Richards broke out in 2014. The Southern California native was 13-4 with a 2.61 ERA when during his 26th start Aug. 20 at Boston, he ruptured his left patellar tendon covering first base.

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Leaders
AVG: J. Altuve.289
HR: J. Lowrie3
RBI: J. Lowrie5
SB: J. Altuve4
W: D. Keuchel2
ERA: D. Keuchel0.90
Saves: S. Deduno1
K: C. McHugh15
AL West
TeamWLPctGB
Oakland 66.500-
Houston 56.4550.5
LA Angels 56.4550.5
Texas 57.4171
Seattle 47.3641.5
Full Standings
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .202 (29)
Runs: 30 (29)
Hits: 73 (30)
Home Runs: 14 (5)
Stolen Bases: 11 (5)
OBP: .277 (25)
SLG: .357 (20)
Total Bases: 129 (20)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 2.80 (5)
Runs Allowed: 37 (5)
Saves: 2 (21)
Strikeouts: 89 (12)
OpBA: .215 (5)
OBP: .281 (7)
SLG: .359 (8)
Run Support: 2.62 (30)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/17 B. Peacock Placed on 15-Day DL (Left intercostal strain)
4/17 A. Wojciechowski Called Up from Minors
4/14 B. Peacock Recalled From Minors Rehab Assignment
4/14 B. Peacock Removed From 15-Day DL (Recovery from right hip surgery)
4/13 A. Wojciechowski Sent to Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
4/15 B. Peacock Left intercostal strain (on 15-day DL)
3/31 B. Oberholtzer Blister, left index finger (on 15-day DL)
3/30 B. Peacock off 15-day DL
3/27 J. Fields Right groin strain (on 15-day DL)
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