Vinnie Pestano

Wilson knows he didn't get the job done

Wilson knows he didn't get the job done

C.J. Wilson was the first to admit he threw a stinker of a game Tuesday night, giving up six earned runs and six hits, including two home runs, walking three and hitting two batters in four innings of a 10-5 loss to the Houston Astros in Minute Main Park.

“Any time the team scores five runs for me, I feel really good about my chances,” the Angels left-hander said, “but I just sort of dropped that one right in the toilet.”

Wilson (8-8) gave up a solo homer to Carlos Correa in the first and a two-run homer to Chris Carter in the second on a fastball he said he “threw right down the middle.” The two batters he hit in the second both scored, and...