THE ASTROS WON!
- By one run!
– They did this on the road where they are now 11-45 on the season.
— For the record, the 1962 Mets were 18-62 on the road. The Astros have 26 road games remaining, they need to win eight of these (or play .307 ball the rest of the season to eclipse this. Their .pct for the season is .333.
Miguel Cairo stole a base.
– Matt Wieters stole two bases.
Scott Rolen tripled.
Pedro Ciriaco home run.
The Royals turned a 6-4-6 double play…
– With no force outs.
— No, really. Just watch the clip.
Jeff Mathis, pinch hitter.
– The Jays actually took the A’s to extra innings in Oakland…
— and won! (Had the A’s won, they would have had three times as many walk-off wins since July 1st as the Astros have wins, via the wonderful @sammillerbp).