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Ohtani hits 45th HR while surging Astros rout Angels 10-5

Sep. 22, 2021 01:23 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani's latest majestic homer wasn't nearly enough to turn back the Houston Astros as they steamroll toward another AL West title. Ohtani hit his 45th homer in the eighth inning, but Aledmys Díaz and Kyle Tucker hit back-to-back homers...

Valdez, González, Maldonado send Astros past Angels 10-0

Sep. 21, 2021 01:54 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — With a well-rested Framber Valdez on the mound turning in one of his best performances in an outstanding season, the Houston Astros really didn't need all the runs they racked up on a blowout night at the Big A. Valdez pitched seven innings of...

Hey Siri! Astros rookie homers twice in 15-1 win at Rangers

Sep. 14, 2021 01:10 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Hey Siri, this was a first start to remember after all of those years working to get to the majors. Jose Siri homered twice and added a two-run single while becoming the first big league player since RBIs became official in 1920 to have two...

Rengifo homers with 3 RBIs to lead Angels over Astros 4-2

Sep. 11, 2021 23:36 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Luis Rengifo homered with three RBIs to lead the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-2 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. David Fletcher and Shohei Ohtani hit consecutive singles to start the game before Fletcher scored on a one-out double by Jared...

Marmolejos, Mariners score 4 in 9th, avoid sweep by Astros

Sep. 08, 2021 19:16 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — In the wild-card chase with precious few games remaining, the Seattle Mariners don't have time to sulk after tough losses. It was imperative they put the previous night's 10-inning defeat by the Houston Astros behind them to avoid a sweep in the series...

Meyers has homer, 4 RBIs as Astros rout Mariners 11-2

Sep. 06, 2021 23:33 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Astros rookie Jake Meyers homered and drove in four runs as Houston jumped on Yusei Kikuchi early and sailed to an 11-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday night. “This is the kind of game we’re looking for to create some momentum and build some...

Cronenworth homers in 9th, Padres win; Stanek, Astros tumble

Sep. 05, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — As he rounded third base and flung off his batting helmet in anticipation of a wild celebration after his first career walk-off home run, Jake Cronenworth of the San Diego Padres had two thoughts racing through his mind. “I've always had the same...

Mariners silence Houston bats again for 1-0 victory

Sep. 01, 2021 20:35 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Ten days ago, the Seattle Mariners pitching staff couldn't get outs, giving up an avalanche of runs to Houston's powerful offense. Now it's the Astros wondering what happened after getting shut out on consecutive days by the Mariners. ...

Toro slams old team, connects in 8th as M's beat Astros 4-0

Sep. 01, 2021 02:12 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Abraham Toro hit a grand slam against a player he was traded for last month, connecting in the eighth inning and sending the Seattle Mariners over the Houston Astros 4-0 on Tuesday night. Toro’s homer came off former Mariners reliever Kendall Gravemen...

Alvarez, Correa go deep as Astros beat rookie Rangers 5-2

Aug. 28, 2021 23:03 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Houston Astros finally have their primary lineup back together on the field. The AL West leaders also have left-hander Framber Valdez throwing strikes. Yordan Álvarez homered for the fifth time in eight games, Carlos Correa also went deep...