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José Altuve closed the week with a home run

The Venezuelan had a great day on offense but could not prevent the Astros from falling

José Altuve stood out for the Houston Astros' offense this Sunday. However, they could not avoid falling to the Anaheim Angels 9-7.

“Astroboy” went 5 for 4 with a home run and three RBIs for the sidereals.

In the top of the sixth inning, Altuve sent the ball to deep center field with a runner on board and made the score 7-4 in favor of Houston momentarily.

In addition, he hit three singles in the game to leave his batting average at .297 and reach 80 hits for the season.

In the eighth inning, the Angels tied the score with hits from Zach Neto and Michael Stefanic. And in the ninth inning, Logan O'Hoppe hit a home run to leave the Astros on the field.

Read also: Keibert Ruiz led the Nats' victory

In this same game, Luis Rengifo went 4-for-2 with a run scored.

The winning pitcher of this match was Carlos Estévez and the loss was suffered by Josh Hader.

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