It’s always a gamble trading young talent & end of contract vets & it can work out, but cautionary tales of poor trades abound…here are 5 of the worst deals in MLB history.
The Astros squandered chance after chance on Thursday and it cost them a victory.
Rookie Lance McCullers allowed one run in a complete game, Chris Carter provided the offense with a pair of homers and the Houston Astros picked up another win, 3-1, over the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.
Evan Gattis hit a three-run homer and Luis Valbuena added a go-ahead solo shot in a five-run third inning to help the Houston Astros to a 6-4 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night.
It looked like Baltimore reliever Brad Brach had put his early season struggles behind him after three straight scoreless appearances.
Chris Davis hit two homers, including a go-ahead solo shot in the eighth inning, to lead the Baltimore Orioles to a 5-4 victory over the Houston Astros on Wednesday night.
Caleb Joseph and Steve Pearce hit two-run homers off Dallas Keuchel, and the Baltimore Orioles dealt the left-hander his first loss in a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday.
Manny Machado is trying not to make too much of his big game on Sunday that led the Baltimore Orioles over Houston.
Orioles outfielder Nelson Cruz has left Sunday’s game against the Houston Astros after being hit by a pitch in the third inning.
Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 20th home run and drove in three runs to back a solid start by Chris Tillman, and the Baltimore Orioles snapped a four-game skid with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday.
Jonathan Villar broke an 0-for-26 slump with a go-ahead RBI double in the seventh inning and the Houston Astros extended their winning streak to seven games with a 2-1 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Friday night in the annual Major League Baseball Civil Rights game.
Ubaldo Jimenez finished May the way he started the month — with a good start. Baltimore’s offense did not give the right-hander much support.