Astros Sweep Orioles With 3-2 VictoryAstros manager A.J. Hinch did not go to his closer, Ken Giles with a one-run lead in the 9th. Instead Brad Peacock finished the game. He pitched the final three innings.
Angels Get Sweep, Rangers Continue SlideJefry Marte hit a three-run homer and the Angels shut down a late rally by the AL West-leading Texas Rangers in a 7-4 win Wednesday night that gave Los Angeles a three-game sweep.
Rangers Swept By Pirates After 7-5 LossClint Barmes homered and drew a bases-loaded walk for the Pittsburgh Pirates, who completed a three-game sweep in an interleague matchup of wild-card leaders with a 7-5 victory over the slumping Texas Rangers on Wednesday.
4 Homers Help Rangers Sweep Mariners 11-3Nelson Cruz hit his fifth career grand slam, one of four home runs by the Rangers in an 11-3 victory on Sunday to complete a three-game sweep over the Mariners.