Astros Rout Rangers


Jose Altuve and George Springer both smacked three-run homers as the Astros routed the Rangers 12-4 in Arlington.

Josh Reddick and Alex Bregman added two-run blasts for Houston, which has won four-of-six. Cristian Javier pitched three-run ball into the sixth inning as he improved to 5-and-2 with the victory.

Willie Calhoun homered and drove in three for the Rangers, who have lost four in-a-row and seven of their last eight overall. Lance Lynn fell to 6-and-3.

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