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Game Thread no. 153. Los Angeles Angels at Houston Astros. Sept 22, 2018, 6:10 CDT

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Join the Discussion as the Astros continue their drive for the AL West title tonight against the Los Angeles Angels

MLB: Los Angeles Angels at Houston Astros Erik Williams-USA TODAY Sports

It was a welcome explosion of hitting at home last night, especially by one Yuli Gurriel, whose two homers were the main punch in the Astros 11-3 win over the Angels. But the A’s won too, in walk off fashion in the ninth, so the Astros’ magic number only went down one, to 6 games to clinch the Division. Looks like the Stros are just gonna have to keep on winning, but is there a better way to win a division?

Tonight the Ace, Justin Verlander, very hot of late, RHP (16-9, 2.67 ERA), goes against Jaime Barria, RHP (10-9, 3.61 ERA).

Here is the lineup for YOUR Houston Astros.

For Your Viewing and Listening Pleasure

Game 2: Saturday, September 22nd @ 6:10 pm CDT

Listen: Angels - KLAA 830, KTMZ 1220 / Astros - KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM

Watch: Angels FS-W / Astros - ATT SportsNet-SW / MLB.TV