(Adds late games) Aug 26 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Major League Baseball games on Wednesday: - - - - Astros 6, Yankees 2 Right-hander Collin McHugh pitched 6-1/3 innings while designated hitter Evan Gattis homered twice as the Houston Astros scored four times in the fifth inning during a 6-2 victory over the New York Yankees. McHugh held the Yankees to five hits, struck out eight and ...
(The Sports Xchange) - For the second straight game, the New York Mets tore into Colorado's starting pitcher and walloped the Rockies 14-9 on Saturday. The win maintained their five-game lead over Washington in the National League East, while the Rockies fell to 6-14. Third baseman Juan Uribe led off the big third inning with his 13th home run and fifth with the Mets.