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Astros rally past Orioles to give Baker milestone 100th win

Sep. 24, 2022 23:50 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Yuli Gurriel hit a two-run single to cap a ninth-inning uprising that carried the Houston Astros past the Baltimore Orioles 11-10 Saturday night, giving manager Dusty Baker his milestone 100th win of the season. Houston trailed 9-7 before mounting a four-run rally...

Kremer tosses 4-hitter, Rutschman HR, Orioles blank Astros

Sep. 23, 2022 22:54 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — One good start deserves another — and then another. The Baltimore Orioles have received a string of exceptional performances from their starting rotation, and these razor-sharp hurlers are equally efficient against last-place teams and the best club in the...

Bradish brilliant as Orioles top Verlander, Astros 2-0

Sep. 22, 2022 22:47 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Kyle Bradish upstaged Justin Verlander and Trey Mancini. Not a bad night's work for the Baltimore rookie. Bradish came within one out of his first career shutout, outpitching Verlander in a stellar performance to lift the Orioles over the Houston...

Astros sweep struggling Rays behind Tucker, McCullers

Sep. 21, 2022 22:31 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Kyle Tucker hit a two-run homer, Lance McCullers Jr. pitched seven effective innngs and the AL West champion Houston Astros completed a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-2 on Wednesday night. Houston second baseman Jose Altuve was hit on...

Astros clinch AL West for 5th time in 6 years, beat Rays 4-0

Sep. 19, 2022 23:08 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Houston Astros clinched their fifth AL West title in six years, getting a leadoff home run from Jose Altuve in a 4-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday night. “It’s been a great start to the season,” third baseman Alex Bregman said....

Javier leads Astros over Tigers 2-1 for 7-game season sweep

Sep. 14, 2022 17:28 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Cristian Javier allowed two hits in six shutout innings, and the Houston Astros beat Detroit 2-1 on Wednesday for a seven-game season sweep of the Tigers. Javier (9-9) struck out eight and walked none, winning for the third time in four decisions. He retired 13 in a...

Astros' Brown hurls 6 strong innings to beat hometown Tigers

Sep. 13, 2022 22:37 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Rookie Hunter Brown returned to his hometown to pitch six strong innings, leading the Houston Astros past the Detroit Tigers 6-3 on Tuesday night. Yordan Alvarez homered and scored three times for the Astros, who are 6-0 against the Tigers this season. ...

Valdez pitches 1st shutout, Astros blank Tigers 7-0

Sep. 12, 2022 23:17 PM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — Framber Valdez pitched his first career shutout and the Houston Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 7-0 on Monday night. Valdez (15-5) posted his 24th straight quality start, tying New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom (2018) for the longest single-season streak. ...

Astros slug 5 HRs, crush Angels 12-4

Sep. 11, 2022 18:43 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman and Trey Mancini hit two of Houston’s five home runs, and the AL West-leading Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 12-4 on Sunday for their 90th win of the season. Trailing 3-0, the Astros rallied for five runs in the third. Mauricio Dubón led off the...

Altuve scores on wild pitch in 10th, Astros beat Texas 4-3

Sep. 08, 2022 00:40 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — José Altuve scored the winning run on a wild pitch with two outs in the 10th inning as the Houston Astros rallied for a 4-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night. Texas intentionally walked Yordan Alvarez to load the bases with two outs, and Jonathan...