Buster Olney @Buster_ESPN
Unless the Angels are absolutely convinced Josh Hamilton cannot be an effective hitter, this deal makes very little sense for them.
Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN
Blaine Beatty turns 51 today. ... Luis Cessa is 23.
Eduardo Perez @PerezEd
Justin Maxwell's HR was calculated at 447 feet, the second longest of his career; his career long was 471 feet, also at Coors Field.
Final: Astros 5, Athletics 4 (11)
After going scoreless through 9 innings, the Astros and Athletics put up 9 runs in the 10th and 11th combined. Oakland had the winning run on base in the bottom of the 11th, but couldn't get it across, as the Astros held on for the win. Box score
Oakland Athletics @Athletics
Marcus Semien has left the building! Two-run homer! A's down just one in the 11th.
Dodgers get win, lose Puig
The Dodgers bounced back from getting swept by the Giants, beating the Padres 3-0. However, Yasiel Puig left the game in the 6th inning after re-injuring his hamstring. Box score
A's break scoreless streak, extend game
Oakland broke out of an 18-inning scoreless drought on Josh Reddick's 2-run double in the bottom of the 10th. Reddick nearly scored when the ball got away from Astros' catcher Hank Conger, but was thrown out at the plate. We head to the 11th inning tied 2-2. Follow live
Angels Freese out Rangers
David Freese's 2-run home run in the bottom of the 7th inning lifted the Angels to a 3-2 win over the Rangers. On a team with Mike Trout and Albert Pujols, Freese leads the Angels with 4 HR this season. Box score