Baltimore starter Freddy Garcia had given up just four earned runs in his last three starts combined entering Wednesday night’s game against the Houston Astros.
On Tuesday, for the first time as American League rivals, the Baltimore Orioles and Houston Astros will get after each other as they start a three-game series at Minute Maid Park.
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Things have turned sour for the Birds, who have lost five in a row and seven of nine. So this week’s 6-4-3 will try and stay positive.
Major League Baseball kicks off Sunday night with the Texas Rangers facing the Houston Astros, who are making their first appearance in the American League.
Known primarily for his glove at the hot corner, Matt Dominguez surprised with his bat by posting a .284 average with five longballs in 31 games for Houston.
Zach Britton threw four scoreless innings and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Houston Astros 6-4 on Saturday.