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HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 22: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros receives congratulations from third base coach Gary Pettis #10 after hitting a home run in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park on August 22, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Shut Down Dodgers For Second Night In A Row

Scott Kazmir pitched six solid innings, Jose Altuve and Luis Valbuena homered and the Houston Astros defeated Zack Greinke and the Los Angeles Dodgers 3-1 Saturday night.

08/22/2015

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 21:  Mike Fiers #54 of the Houston Astros throws a pitch in the second inning during their game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Minute Maid Park on August 21, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Mike Fiers No-Hits Dodgers

Mike Fiers has pitched the second no-hitter in the major leagues in nine days, leading the Houston Astros to a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday night.

08/21/2015

PHOENIX, AZ - JULY 21:  Starting pitcher Mat Latos #35 of the Miami Marlins pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on July 21, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Full 2015 MLB Trade Deadline Recap

The 2015 MLB trade deadline was a whirlwind to say the least. Some teams positioned themselves for a playoff run by acquiring players, while others sold their assets in the hopes of acquiring younger talent for future years.

07/31/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 30:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Houston Astros throws a pitch in the third inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim during their game at Minute Maid Park on July 30, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Mike Trout Returns As Angels Lose On Walk-Off Home Run

Jason Castro hit a three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning to give the Houston Astros a 3-0 victory and a three-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday night.

07/30/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - JULY 29: Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Toronto Blue Jays waves before the start of their MLB game against the Philadelphia Phillies on July 29, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Top 3 Biggest Winners So Far At The 2015 MLB Trade Deadline

As the trade deadline approaches, most teams have already made their moves in order to establish themselves as legitimate playoff contenders.

07/30/2015

DENVER, CO - MAY 18:  Starting pitcher Cole Hamels #35 of the Philadelphia Phillies delivers to home plate during the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 18, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. (Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Top 3 Pitchers Most Likely To Be Traded Before The Deadline

The Major League Baseball Trade Deadline is July 31st, and there are plenty of candidates who could be traded to contending teams.

07/16/2015

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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.

06/24/2015

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.

05/09/2015

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.

05/07/2015

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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, […]

09/14/2014

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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.

04/07/2014

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.

09/13/2013

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.

08/17/2013

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.

05/31/2013

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.

04/14/2013

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