The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.
Jed Lowrie hit a game-ending RBI single in Oakland’s 3-run 9th inning, sending the A’s to a 4-3 victory over the Astros on Saturday.
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Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.
Chris Carter, Jason Castro, Marc Krauss and Matt Dominguez each hit a home run as the Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the A’s on Monday night.
Both the Giants and A’s played extra innings Tuesday night — the Giants beating the Phillies in 14 and the A’s losing to the Astros in 12.
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Collin McHugh allowed two hits over 8 2-3 stellar innings as the Houston Astros beat the Oakland A’s 5-1 on Sunday.
Daric Barton and Josh Donaldson had two RBIs apiece in a 7-run 9th inning to help the Oakland A’s to a 12-5 win over the Astros on Friday night.
Josh Reddick had hits in his last three at-bats, including an RBI single that capped a three-run rally in the ninth inning that lifted the Athletics over the Houston Astros 4-3 on Saturday.