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Astros start fast, hold off Tigers 5-4

Astros start fast, hold off Tigers 5-4

Yuli Gurriel had a two-run double as part of a four-run first inning and the Houston Astros then used some gritty bullpen work to fend off the visiting Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Monday in the opener of aMORE

Grossman single in 13th puts A’s past Astros

Grossman single in 13th puts A’s past Astros

Robbie Grossman grounded a two-out single up the middle in the 13th inning Friday night, scoring Corban Joseph from second base with the winning run, as the host Oakland Athletics outlasted the HoustoMORE

A’s get last blast in homer fest with Astros

A’s get last blast in homer fest with Astros

Matt Chapman capped a home run derby with his second of the game leading off the eighth inning Thursday night, sending the host Oakland Athletics to a 7-6 victory over the Houston Astros in the openerMORE

Greinke, Astros stymie White Sox in DH opener

Greinke, Astros stymie White Sox in DH opener

Zack Greinke won his second consecutive start since his trade to the Astros, allowing two runs over six innings in Houston’s 6-2 victory against the host Chicago White Sox on Tuesday in the first gameMORE