Brantley Hits 2 HRs, Astros Top Rangers 5-3 For 5th Straight GameMichael Brantley homered twice, Jose Altuve also went deep and the Houston Astros beat the struggling Texas Rangers 5-3 on Sunday for their fifth straight victory.
Urquidy Dominates Struggling Rangers In Astros' 6-1 WinJosé Urquidy threw seven dominant innings for his first major league win and Yuli Gurriel hit a three-run homer, sending the Houston Astros to a 6-1 victory over the skidding Texas Rangers on Saturday night.
Verlander Strikes Out 12, Astros Beat Rangers 4-3Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held on to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3.
Astros With 2 In 11th Beat Rangers 7-6, Avoid 3rd Loss In A RowWhile Jose Altuve had the tiebreaking two-out double in the 11th inning, he gave most of the credit to George Springer for putting the Houston Astros ahead for good.
Lynn Gets MLB-Best 12th Win As Rangers Beat Astros 5-0Lance Lynn matched his season high with 11 strikeouts in seven stellar innings for his major league-best 12th victory and the Texas Rangers beat the AL West-leading Houston Astros 5-0 in the only game Thursday night when Major League Baseball resumed after the All-Star break.
Odor's Homer Sends Rangers Past Twins 4-1 In 11 InningsRougned Odor's three-run homer in the 11th inning gave the Texas Rangers a 4-1 win against the Minnesota Twins on Sunday.
Price, Red Sox Bounce Back, Beat Astros 7-5, Tie ALCS 1-1Game 3 of the AL Championship Series is Tuesday in Houston, followed by two more at Minute Maid Park and a chance for the defending World Series champions to clinch a second straight AL pennant at home.
Easy As 1-2-3: Astros Put On Spectacular Show In ALDS SweepJust when it appeared the Astros might be in some trouble, they switched on their after-burners. After August 18, Houston went 29-10 to finish with 103 wins.
Reddick's HR, Rookie's Poise Help Astros Beat Seattle, 3-2Houston manager A.J. Hinch knows his pitching staff can throw good fastballs. However, it is the change-of-direction pitches that bring a smile to his face.
30 Players: Ohtani, Barreto Top List Of Best Prospects In AL WestThe Angels made a big splash this off-season adding a big, young talent to their team.
WS Game 7: No Lineup Changes For Either TeamThe Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers are keeping their lineups intact for the deciding Game 7 of the World Series.