Jeremy Pena and Jose Abreu every hit two-run homers, Alex Bregman had a go-ahead RBI single within the eleventh inning and the visiting Houston Astros salvaged the finale of a three-game sequence with a 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Sunday evening
After the Astros blew a 4-1 lead within the eighth inning, Corey Julks had an RBI single within the tenth inning and Bregman was the distinction within the eleventh as Houston received for simply the third time in its final 10 video games
Astros rookie right-hander Hunter Brown gave up one run on three hits over six innings, Ryan Pressley (2-2) earned the win and Seth Martinez collected his first profession save
Freddie Freeman had a pair of doubles for the Dodgers to succeed in 2,000 hits for his profession as Los Angeles’ four-game profitable streak got here to an finish
Mookie Betts and Will Smith hit house runs for Los Angeles. Betts hit his second leadoff homer of the sequence, his eighth of the season and the forty fourth of his profession.
Dodgers starter Tony Gonsolin gave up 4 runs on 5 hits over 5 innings. An All-Star final season, Gonsolin has given up 11 runs over his previous two outings. Los Angeles right-hander Yency Almonte (3-1) absorbed the loss
The sequence was a rematch of the 2017 World Collection that the Astros received in seven video games. Los Angeles is 8-6 in regular-season video games in opposition to Houston because the begin of 2018
Houston moved on prime 2-1 within the second inning on Pena’s homer, his ninth of the season. Abreu’s house run within the fourth inning, his fifth, gave the Astros a 4-1 benefit
Freeman’s second double of the day for his milestone hit got here off Astros right-hander Rafael Montero and pulled the Dodgers inside 4-2 within the eighth. Smith adopted together with his twelfth house run of the 12 months to tie it. Freeman is the sixth energetic participant with 2,000 hits
Houston took a 5-4 lead within the tenth on Julks’ single, whereas Betts tied it once more with a sacrifice fly within the backside of the inning.
The Astros performed with out second baseman Jose Altuve (heel) on Sunday, whereas the Dodgers had been with out Max Muncy (hamstring) and Chris Taylor (knee) for the sequence
–Area Stage Media