ANAHEIM, California (AP) – Shohei ohtani He hit his 45th home run of the season in the eighth inning, but Aledmys Diaz and Kyle tucker they responded with back-to-back homers and drove in three runs apiece to lead the Houston Astros to a 10-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday.
Ohtani kicked her out of the park for the first time since Sept. 10 by sending a launch of Cristian Javier 445 feet above the right field bleacher. The superstar is one home run away from MLB’s top home runners, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Salvador Perez. In addition, it equaled the mark of Mike trout in 2019 as the second best in franchise history, second only to Troy Glaus’ 47 in 2000.
Jose Altuve he also blew the wall with a two-run homer and Martin Maldonado he hit a solo in another resounding Astros triumph at the Big A, after sweeping 10-0 the day before. Houston went 10-1 in the sixth inning Tuesday en route to its 12th win in 17 meetings with Los Angeles this season.
The Mexican Jose Urquidy (8-3), unbeaten since June, claimed victory with a five 1/3 inning effort on a six-hit ball in which he allowed four touchdowns. The defeat was on the Packy naughton (0-3) after conceding five runs and as many hits in four innings in his fourth MLB start.
For the Astros, the Venezuelan Altuve 5-2, with two runs scored and two RBIs. The Cubans Yuli gurriel 4-2, with two scored: Yordan alvarez 2-1, with one scored; Diaz 5-2, with one scored and three produced. Puerto Ricans Carlos Correa 3-1, with a run scored and an RBI; Maldonado 2-1, with two runs scored and one RBI. The dominican Joseph Siri of 5-0.