A day after snapping a seven-game winning streak of the American League-leading Rangers, the Astros put an end to a six-game streak of the AL's second-best team.
Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel will undergo tests on his sore shoulder and miss at least his next two starts, Houston manager A.J. Hinch said Monday.
Monday night's 6-2 victory over Cleveland kept the Astros two games out of the second wild-card spot in the AL. It was a game in which the Indians used eight pitchers.
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This might be the first Giants team in San Fransico history to go through an entire season without a single ninth-inning comeback. It's impressive, really.
The Dodgers will get their ace back in time for the postseason push as Clayton Kershaw is set to join the rotation this Friday against the Marlins. Kershaw has been sidelined since June 26 with a herniated disk in his lower back.
Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker underwent surgery to halt the bleeding on his brain Sunday night after he was hit on the right side of his head by a line drive during a game against the Mariners in Seattle.