Houston Astros

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

Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a double against the Houston Astros in the third inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 18, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Angels Lose Trout, Drop Another To Astros 7-5

Matt Dominguez hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Houston Astros won back-to-back series for the first time in nearly two months with a 7-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday.

08/18/2013

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Hamilton Homers In 10th To Lift Angels Over Astros

Josh Hamilton homered with one out in the 10th inning to give the Los Angeles Angels a 6-5 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

08/17/2013

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 28:  Peter Bourjos #25 of the Los Angeles Angels scores in the eighth inning as catcher Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros misses him with the tag at Minute Maid Park on June 28, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Bourjos Scores Go-Ahead Run To Help Angels Beat Astros 4-2

Pinch-runner Peter Bourjos scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning on an error and Erick Aybar added a two-run single in the ninth to help the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night.

06/28/2013

Matt Dominguez #30 of the Houston Astros slides safely into second past the tag of second baseman Howie Kendrick #47 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for a double in the sixth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 3, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Astros Complete Four-Game Sweep Of Angels With 2-1 Victory

Chris Carter homered, Erik Bedard pitched seven strong innings for his first victory of the season, and the last-place Houston Astros completed a four-game sweep of the Los Angeles Angels with a 2-1 victory Monday night.

06/03/2013

Carlos Pena #12 of the Houston Astros scores a run past catcher Hank Conger #16 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in the ninth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 2, 2013 in Anaheim, California. The Astros defeated the Angels 5-4. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Astros Beat Angels 5-4, Go For First 4-Game Sweep Since 2010

Carlos Pena and Carlos Corporan homered against C.J. Wilson and Jordan Lyles turned in his fourth impressive outing in a row for the Astros, who beat the Angels 5-4 Sunday for the third straight time and extended their winning streak to a season-high five games.

06/02/2013

Manager Mike Scioscia of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim looks on during the game with the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 1, 2013 in Anaheim, California. The Astros won 2-0. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Carter’s Homer Lifts Astros Over Angels 2-0

Bud Norris dominated the Angels’ high-priced lineup for the third time this season with six innings of four-hit ball and Chris Carter hit a two-run homer in the seventh against Jerome Williams, leading the Houston Astros to a 2-0 victory over Los Angeles on Saturday night.

06/01/2013

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TTYM: The Indy 500 Winner Buzz and Why You Should Never Eat At A Stadium

Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.

05/31/2013

Joe Blanton #55 (C) of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim chats with his pitching coach Mike Butcher #23 in the seventh inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 8, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Angels Fall To 11-22 After 3-1 Loss To Astros

Bud Norris pitched into the ninth inning and Chris Carter homered for the second straight game to help the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night.

05/08/2013

Starting pitcher Rob Rasmussen #27 of the UCLA Bruins pitches against the South Carolina Gamecocks during game 2 of the men's 2010 NCAA College Baseball World Series at Rosenblatt Stadium on June 29, 2010 in Omaha, Nebraska. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Dodgers Trade For Former UCLA Player Rob Rasmussen

The Los Angeles Dodgers have traded for left-handed pitcher of Arcadia, CA Rob Rasmussen from the Houston Astros in exchange for RHP John Ely.

12/19/2012

A.J. Ellis #17 and Dee Gordon #9 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrate Ellis' walk- off home run against the Houston Astros in the ninth inning at Dodger Stadium on May 26, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The Dodgers defeated the Astros 6-3. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

AJ Ellis 3-Run HR In 9th Leads LA Over Astros 6-3

A.J. Ellis hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning, giving the Los Angeles Dodgers a 6-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

05/26/2012

HOUSTON,TX - APRIL 21: Pitcher Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers throws against the Houston Astros on April 21, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Kemp Hits 9th HR As Kershaw Collects His 1st Win Of Season

Matt Kemp set a franchise record for home runs through 15 games with his ninth of the season to back up a solid outing by Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles Dodgers got a 5-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

04/21/2012

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Kuroda Silences Astros As Dodgers Complete Sweep

Matt Kemp slugged his 28th homer of the season and SS Justin Sellers crushed his first career blast, helping Hiroki Kuroda and the Dodgers sweep the Houston Astros on Sunday, 7-0.

08/14/2011

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Kemp’s Walk-Off Single Leads Dodgers To 1-0 Win Over Astros

The Los Angeles Dodgers improved to 6-0 in extra inning games after Matt Kemp flared a single in the 10th inning leading the Dodgers to a 1-0 win over the Houston Astros.

08/12/2011

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Guerra Closes Out Dodgers 1-0 Win Over Astros

Dioner Navarro hit a go-ahead HR in the bottom of the eighth inning off reliever Wilton
Lopez and Javy Guerra pitched a perfect 9th for his second career save and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Houston Astros 1-0 on Sunday afternoon.

06/19/2011

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