HOUSTON (AP) cheap Carlos Correa jersey, cheap Carlos Beltran jersey and the Houston Astros jerseys got aggressive early against cheap Bartolo Colon jersey, then cruised while matching the best start in franchise history.
Correa and Beltran hit consecutive homers off Colon during a five run first inning and the Astros jerseys beat the Atlanta Braves jerseys 8 3 on Tuesday night. Hinch said. It was a big inning for us. Beltran followed his third homer this season.
cheap Josh Reddick jersey also homered for Houston, connecting on his 100th career home run with a solo shot in the fifth.
Houston starter cheap Charlie Morton jersey (4 2) allowed three runs one earned in 5 2/3 innings for his third straight win.
Colon (1 4) gave up eight runs and three homers, both season highs, in 5 2/3 innings. His ERA ballooned to 7.22.
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Colon is wholesale mlb jerseys the only pitcher left in the majors to have played at the Astrodome. He made his only start there on July 20, 1999, when he threw eight innings in a win for the Indians jerseys, allowing just one run a homer to Jeff Bagwell.
He didn fare nearly as well Tuesday with Bagwell, long since retired, sitting behind home plate.
Correa shot bounced off the batter eye in straightaway center field. It was projected at 438 feet and might have been out even before offseason renovations which eliminated Tal Hill and brought in the fence.
Beltran gave Houston back to back homers for the first time this season when he hit the 424th of his career to the second deck in right field.
Colon settled after that, retiring the next 10 batters before cheap Brian McCann jersey reached on an error by shortstop cheap Dansby Swanson jersey with one out in the fourth. Houston didn get another hit until Reddick home run.
The Braves jerseys had just two hits before cheap Ender Inciarte jersey singled to start the sixth inning. cheap Brandon Phillips jersey reached on an error by Correa before an RBI single by Kemp with one out.
A run scoring single by cheap Nick Markakis jersey got Atlanta within 6 2 before a two out walk by cheap Tyler Flowers jersey loaded the bases. Morton walked Swanson to score Kemp, and Hinch replaced Morton with cheap Chris Devenski jersey, who struck out cheap Danny Santana jersey to escape the jam.
hard to keep (going) down four, five after two or three consistently; it kind of wears at you, Braves jerseys manager Brian Snitker said. just keep fighting that uphill battle all the time. Bregman stretched his hitting streak to 10 games with an RBI triple in a two run sixth that made it 8 3.
Santana was in the lineup a day after being traded from the Minnesota Twins jerseys for left handed reliever cheap Kevin Chapman jersey and cash considerations. Santana played left field and batted ninth, going 0 for 3.
Tuesday homer was the first for Beltran since he turned 40 on April 24. It came off one of the few active players older than in him in Colon, who at 43 is the oldest player in the majors. Colon turns 44 on May 24.
it was an old battle, Beltran said with a laugh. is a competitor man. I have to give him a lot of credit. He been in the league for a long time and he has been able to reinvent himself. NEXT
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