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Here's a look at fantasy nuggets for the Orioles' three-game series with the Angels:

Orioles // Standing out: Kevin Millar went 6-for-10 in three games against the Yankees and is 8-for-14 (.571) in his last four games. Millar is not a good fantasy option because of his sporadic playing time. On the season, he's batting .271 with six homers and 24 RBIs. His .385 on-base percentage is second on the team to Brian Roberts.

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Player to watch: Corey Patterson is 9-for-22 (.409) with four stolen bases and six runs in his last eight games. Patterson has been a fantasy disappointment this season, hitting .225 with one homer and 15 stolen bases. Last season, he hit .276 with 16 homers and 45 steals.

On the mound: Erik Bedard allowed no runs and two hits in seven innings against the Yankees in his last start. He struck out eight and walked one. Bedard's 129 strikeouts lead the majors, and he is on pace to shatter his career-high of 171 K's set last season.

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Angels // Standing out: Vladimir Guerrero is putting together another stellar year, hitting .330 with 14 homers, 69 RBIs and 44 runs. He went 5-for-11 with two doubles in the Angels' three-game series agianst the Royals. Guerrero has hit at least 30 homers and driven in at least 100 runs in eight of the last nine seasons.

Player to watch: Chone Figgins has been on a tear, hitting .443 with 13 stolen bases and 15 RBIs in June. The Angels third baseman was injured early on but is now proving to be a fantasy asset. Overall Figgins is hitting .310 with 18 steals.

On the mound: Kelvim Escobar is 3-0 in his last four starts and 9-3 overall. Tonight's starter has been a pleasant surprise for fantasy owners, posting a 2.81 ERA (fourth among American League starters) to go along with 78 strikeouts and a pair of complete games.

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