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Angels Beat Astros In 13 Innings, 2-1

Los Angeles took two of three in the series to climb within 4 1/2 games of the AL West leaders.


Mike Trout makes his familiar home run trot Saturday night in Anaheim against the Astros. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Astros Hammer Out 3 Home Runs To Down Angels, 6-5

Trout hit his ninth homer of the season in the fifth, sending it far beyond the fence in center field.


Mike Trout gets congratulated by his Angels teammates after slamming a solo home run in the first inning Thursday. (credit: Victor Decolongon/Getty Images Sport)

Huston Street Blows Save Chance As Astros Score 3 In 9th To Edge Angels, 3-2

The Astros increased their lead over the Angels to a season-best six games.


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Astros Snap Angels’ 10-Game Winning Streak

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels scored 86 runs while winning 10 straight games and running out to a huge lead in the AL West. On a 100-degree afternoon at the Big A, […]


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Wilson, Angels Handle Astros In 9-1 Win

C.J. Wilson pitched eight solid innings, Howie Kendrick and Raul Ibanez each drove in three runs and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Houston Astros 9-1 Monday.


Matt Dominguez #30 of the Houston Astros receives high fives from Jose Altuve #27, Trevor Crowe #8 and Brandon Laird #4 after hitting a grand slam in the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Minute Maid Park on September 13, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Dominguez Hits Grand Slam, Astros Beat Angels 9-7

Jose Altuve hit a three-run homer and Matt Dominguez’s grand slam powered a big fifth inning to give the Houston Astros their fourth straight win, a 9-7 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.


Relief pitcher Joe Blanton #55 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim delivers to the Houston Astros in the eighth inning during a game at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 16, 2013 in Anaheim, California.  (credit: Jonathan Moore/Getty Images)

Angels Lose Again At Home To MLB-Worst Astros, 8-2

Chris Carter hit a three-run homer and drove in a career-high five runs, and Brad Peacock didn’t allow an earned run while pitching into the seventh inning of the Houston Astros’ 8-2 victory over the foundering Angels on Friday night.


Tommy Hanson hurls one against the Astros. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images Sport)

Lowly Astros Bring Angels Back Down To Earth, 6-3

Jason Castro’s leadoff homer triggered a three-run fourth and Dallas Keuchel pitched seven effective innings, leading the Houston Astros to a 6-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.


Mike Trout connects for his first home run of 2013. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images Sport)

Trout, Hamilton HRs Lead Angels Over Astros, 4-1

Mike Trout hit his first home run of the season and Josh Hamilton also connected, leading C.J. Wilson and the Los Angeles Angels over the Houston Astros 4-1 Sunday.


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Report: Dodgers Withdraw Offer For Carlos Lee

Carlos Lee will not be coming to the Dodgers, according to Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports.


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Reports: Dodgers Closing In On Deal For Carlos Lee

According to multiple sources, the Los Angeles Dodgers are closing in on a trade with the Houston Astros that would bring slugger Carlos Lee to LA for minor leaguer Garrett Gould.


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Capuano, Hairston Lead Dodgers Past Astros

Jerry Hairston Jr. got a career-high five hits, Chris Capuano won again and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Houston Astros 5-1.


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Astros Stun Kershaw, Dodgers 3-1

The Houston Astros used five pitchers in the eighth inning and it paid off as Houston stunned Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 before a paid attendance of 36,283 on Friday night at Dodger Stadium.


Andre Ethier reaches for the fences. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Pitching-Challenged Astros Tame Dodgers 7-3

Brett Myers pitched a four-hitter and retired 17 consecutive batters in the first complete game by Houston’s staff this season, leading the Astros to a 7-3 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.