The Texas Rangers, winners of 20 of their last 25 games, win again. This time an easy 7-1 victory over the New York Yankees. Cole Hamels pitched seven shutout innings and Adrian Beltre provided the offense with 3 RBIs. Texas leads the American League with a 51-27 record.
Not to be outdone, the Houston Astros, winners of nine out of their last 10 also scored a 7-1 victory against the Los Angeles Angels. Carlos Correa hit a three run blast in the first inning and the Astros never looked back. Scott Feldman picks up the win. Houston is now 41-37 on the season.