Astros Morton Leaves Early With Shoulder Problem As Houston Beats Angels, 6-2Tyler Skaggs (8-9) gave up four runs and five hits in 2 1/3 innings, the fourth straight start he failed to last four innings.
Angels Score 5 In Eighth Inning But Astros Score 9 And Win 10-5The AL West-leading Astros began the day 3½ games ahead of Oakland.
Astros Yuli Gurriel Gets 2 Knocks, 7 RBIs To Slam Angels, 11-3Mike Trout homered for the second straight game for the Angels, who lost their third in a row. They allowed 42 runs combined in those three losses.
Ohtani Returns To The Mound But Astros Beat The Angels, 4-2Ohtani joined Babe Ruth as the only players in major league history to start 10 games as a pitcher and hit 10 homers in a single season.
Astros Score 5 In Eighth Inning To Stun Angels, 7-3The struggles of the Angels' bullpen wasted one of Felix Pena's best starts of his career. Pena gave up just two runs in seven innings, the longest start of his career.
Simmons' 2-Run HR Helps Angels Beat Astros 3-0Andrelton Simmons hit a two-run homer in a three-run sixth inning that led the Los Angeles Angels to a 3-0 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
Heaney Throws 6 Shutout Innings In Angels' 5-2 WinAndrew Heaney threw six scoreless innings, Andrelton Simmons capped a four-run sixth inning with a three-run double and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Houston Astros 5-2 Thursday night.
Astros Sweep Angels With 3-1 VictoryFelix Pena (1-4) gave up three runs on three hits and two walks in six innings. Pena, who struck out five, has yet to win in seven home starts.
Verlander Handles Angels, 8-3The Angels have lost five consecutive games.
Gonzalez Hits Grand Slam, Keuchel Solid In Astros' WinMarwin Gonzalez hit a grand slam and Jose Altuve and Carlos Correa also homered to lead the Houston Astros to a 9-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.
'Dodger Killer' Verlander Hit With $1 Million Restaurant TabHouston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander received a bill of $1 million for being a "Dodger Killer" after having a late breakfast at the Cabana Cafe at the Beverly Hills Hotel.
New Dodgers Help Bring Astros Down To Earth, LA Wins 3-2Dodgers starter Walker Buehler (5-4) gave up two runs and four hits over 5 1/3 innings with two walks and eight strikeouts. Kenley Jansen pitched the ninth for his 31st save.
Astros 3-Hit The Dodgers 14-0The AL West-leading Astros pounded out 13 hits and batted around twice in the game, including the eighth when John Axford was charged with six runs in a rocky Dodgers debut.
21 Runs Last Night, Just 1 Friday -- Dodgers Lose To Astros 2-1 Joc Pederson led off in the first inning with a home run off Justin Verlander. It was his second straight game he's led off with a homer and fifth time this season.
Angels Trade Gold Glove Winning Catcher To Astros For Lefty Prospect, CashMartin Maldonado said he was initially caught by surprise when he was informed of the trade, but welcomed the opportunity to join the defending World Series champions.