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chron.com Updated Aug 10, 2013
George Springer’s 11th home run in 40 games with Class AAA Oklahoma City put him in the minor league record book. Springer’s shot late Friday against Las Vegas was his 30th combined homer at AAA and AA. With 38 total stolen bases, the 23-year-old outfie…Share Tweet
chron.com Aug 10, 2013It took 114 games for the 2013 Astros to bottom out. When five relievers, including four rookies, took the mound Friday during the eighth inning of a 9-5 loss to the Rangers, the challenges of evaluating recent minor league talent at the major league le…Share TweetAlex Rios starred in his Texas debut, tying the game with an RBI triple in the eighth inning and scoring the go-ahead run to help the Rangers to a 5-4 comeback victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.Share TweetThe Rangers, down by one, scored four runs in the top of the eighth inning and held on for a 9-5 victory over the Astros at Minute Maid Park on Friday night.Share Tweet