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2009-07-24 23:15:59

Chris Coste gave Houston the lead for good with a two-run double in the fifth Friday and the Astros went on to edge the New York Mets 5-4. Houston pitcher Mike Hampton struck out seven over 5 2/3 innings and hit the 16th home run of his 15-year career. The Astros won their fourth straight and remained 1 ½ games behind division-leading St. Louis in the National League Central. The Astros embarked on a stretch of at least two weeks without first baseman Lance Berkman, who...


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call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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