Astros Build Big Lead, Hold Off Tigers


The Astros built a 5-0 lead in the fourth inning and hung on to top the Tigers 5-4 in Detroit.  Jose Altuve [[ al-TOO-vay ]], Tony Kemp and Tyler White all homered for Houston, which is 9-and-1 in its last 10 games.  Will Harris got the win in relief and Roberto Osuna his 17th save.  Jordan Zimmermann allowed all five runs in five frames to take the loss for Detroit.  JaCoby Jones hit a three-run homer in a four-run fourth to get the Tigers close.  Dawel Lugo also singled in a run for Detroit, which has dropped three in-a-row. 

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