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Astros double up Angels (1:15)

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Lance McCullers tosses 7 superb innings as #Astros surge past Angels, 6-3, and retake 1st place in AL West. #AstrosWin

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Astros take first 2 games vs. Angels

The Angels put up a fight in the 9th by scoring 2 runs -- including Albert Pujols' 30th HR of the season -- but the Astros pulled off the 6-3 win. Astros 1B Jon Singleton hit his first HR of the year as they regained the sole lead in the AL West. Box score

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This is what the #Astros dugout looked like after Preston Tucker's 10th home run of the year. #Astros lead the Angels 4-1 in the 8th. #BOOM #BamBam

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Altuve's incredible backhand catch (0:31)

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Jose Altuve's RBI infield single in the 5th inning gave the #Astros the lead over the Angels. @josealtuve27 now has an 18-game hitting streak at Minute Maid Park, a new team record at the ballpark. #Hustle #Represent

Preston Tucker adds insurance in 6th

The Astros left fielder launched his 10th homer of the season to right center off RHP Garrett Richards to put his team up 3-1 over the Angels. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

Astros get on the board in the 5th

Astros 3B Luis Valbuena led off the bottom of the 5th with a double to deep left and would score on a Colby Rasmus sac fly, and Jose Altuve's RBI, infield single added a second run to go up 2-1 over the Angels. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Gillaspie's RBI triple (0:18)
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Watch: Astros-Angels on ESPN

The two teams are tied for first place in the AL West after Houston's win last night. Los Angeles will not have Mike Trout in the starting lineup. Live on ESPN, WatchESPN

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Los Angeles Angels pitcher Jered Weaver has learned one valuable lesson from his continued involvement with Special Olympics and its athletes: the true meaning of sportsmanship.

Mike Trout out of lineup again

The Angels OF missed last night's game with a sore left wrist he suffered on Sunday. He is available as a pinch runner or defensive replacement, but the team doesn't want him to bat. Trout had an MRI on Tuesday that showed no structural damage to that wrist.

Houston Astros @astrosbaseball

#Astros and Lance McCullers continue the big AL West showdown series with the Angels tonight. First pitch from Minute Maid Park at 7:10 live on ESPN, ROOT SPORTS, MLB.TV and SportsTalk 790. The roof is closed.

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FLASH SALE for tonight’s #Astros game vs. the Angels! Get $15 Bullpen Box tickets for the next five hours - between 11 am and 4 pm CT. Let's pack Minute Maid Park tonight and show our #HTownPride! => Astros.com/HTownProud

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Focus MLB: Deadline Affecting Your Lineup?

Eric Karabell and Stephania Bell discuss injuries to Mike Trout, Dustin Pedroia and several Blue Jays. Plus, winners and losers so far from the trade deadline, how it affects your lineup and more.

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Trout day-to-day after negative MRI (2:16)

Houston Astros @astrosbaseball

Oh yeah. This is how you celebrate a wild 10-5 win over the Angels to get back into a tie for first place. #Astros #AstrosWin

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MRI on Trout's left wrist negative

Mike Trout has no structural damage and is day-to-day, and could even play Wednesday. He sat out Tuesday's game after feeling soreness in the wrist that he initially injured Sunday while trying to make a diving catch.

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs43111th
Batting Average.25117th
On Base Percentage.31318th
Slugging Percentage.40311th
Earned Run Average3.6110th
Quality Starts598th
WHIP1.227th
BAA.2448th

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