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Angels can't stop Jose Altuve in 8-3 loss to Astros
Angels can't stop Jose Altuve in 8-3 loss to Astros

AT THE PLATE: Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, who leads the major leagues with a .340 average, had a home run, double and two singles for his ninth career four-hit game, and Robbie Grossman had two doubles and a single. Angels third baseman Gordon Beckham had three hits, including a run-scoring double in the seventh inning. Since going hitless in his first seven at-bats after his Aug. 21 trade from the Chicago White Sox, Beckham is seven for 16. Erick Aybar doubled in the seventh to extend his hitting streak to a career-high 17 games. ON THE MOUND: Brad Peacock (4-8) blanked the Angels on one hit through five innings before giving up three runs — two earned — and three...

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