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Angels' Garrett Richards dominates Astros in 6-1 victory
Angels' Garrett Richards dominates Astros in 6-1 victory

Angels first baseman Albert Pujols can tell how dominating flame-throwing right-hander Garrett Richards is by the conversations he has been having with opposing players who reach base this season. "When you've got hitters who come to first and say how unbelievable he is, you know he's nasty," Pujols said. "Garrett has been outstanding. Look at the numbers. Look at what he's done, not just in the last three weeks but all season. The guy is electric. He throws 97, 98 mph with a nasty slider. The guy's amazing." Richards, 26, threw another gem Sunday, giving up one run and six hits in 71/3 innings, striking out 11, a career high, and walking one to lead the Angels to a 6-1 victory that...

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