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2009-05-26 22:40:09

Joey Votto hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the seventh inning Tuesday, propelling the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-4 victory over the Houston Astros. Laynce Nix also homered and Ramon Hernandez had a two-run single for the Reds, who have won three in a row.

2009-05-21 22:52:57

Corey Hart put Milwaukee in front with a seventh-inning double Thursday and the Brewers rallied from a three-run deficit to defeat Houston 4-3. Milwaukee rebounded after having a seven-game winning streak halted on Wednesday.

2009-04-27 21:40:32

Hunter Pence hit a two-run double in the ninth inning Monday to lead the Houston Astros to a 4-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds. Lance Berkman homered and Miguel Tejada was 3-for-4 and scored once for the Astros, who haven't lost at Cincinnati since May 10, 2007.

2009-03-22 23:59:51

Daisuke Matsuzaka went 4 2/3 strong innings Sunday to lead Japan past Team USA 9-4 and into the World Baseball Classic title game in Los Angeles. Japan will play Korea Monday night, with a chance to win its first WBC title since the event's inaugural season in 2006.

2009-03-15 22:30:20

Jimmy Rollins homered, tripled and drove in four runs Sunday, helping Team USA top the Netherlands 9-3 in Miami to stay alive in the World Baseball Classic. The U.S. team will go against either Puerto Rico or Venezuela Tuesday, with the winner advancing to the semifinals.

2006-08-30 00:54:08

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Houston Astros pitcher Roy Oswalt has agreed to a five-year contract worth $73 million, Astros general manager Tim Purpura said on Tuesday.

2006-08-23 21:05:21

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Rookie Eliezer Alfonzo drove in the winning run to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 7-6 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday.

2006-08-12 01:33:05

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Andy Pettitte tossed seven solid innings and belted his first career homer to spark the Houston Astros to a 4-2 win over the San Diego Padres in Texas on Friday.

2006-07-08 21:39:44

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Albert Pujols hit a solo home run to lead off the top of the 10th inning, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals to a 7-6 win over the Houston Astros in National League play Saturday in Houston.

2005-11-07 14:15:26

Pitchers Chris Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals and Mariano Rivera of the New York Yankees will win the 2005 Major League Baseball Cy Young awards, predicts a pair of mathematicians from Rhode Island College. The actual winners, intended to represent the most outstanding American League and National League pitchers during the regular season, will be announced November 8 (AL) and 10 (NL) by the Baseball Writers' Association of America, whose members vote on the award.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]