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Astros Vs. Rangers Final Score: Houston Unravels Late In 9-3 Loss

A seven run sixth inning sent the Houston Astros to their third straight loss and a series sweep against the Texas Rangers.

Houston got a pretty good performance from starter Dallas Keuchel who gave up one run and four hits in five innings of work while making his major league debut. Fernando Rodriguez takes the loss after allowing four runs on one hit while walking three batters. Colby Lewis picks up his sixth win of the season allowing one run and three hits over seven innings.

Carlos Lee had a good return to the Astros lineup going 2 for 4 with two RBIs on an eighth inning single. Ian Kinsler had two hits including a triple and drove in three runs for the Rangers. Adrian Beltre hit his 11th home run of the season during the seven run sixth inning.

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