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The Houston Astros are looking toward the future, and they decided there is no time like the present to get going on that.
The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team's 59-79 record than the need for "new direction" and a "united message throughout the entire organization."
The Houston Astros didn't have much to say about their lopsided loss to the Texas Rangers on Friday night other than that they'd like to forget about it as soon as possible.
Michael Choice wasn't able to get a hit in his first three games since rejoining the Texas Rangers following a stint in Triple-A.
Given one last chance to make a push to be Houston's backup quarterback, neither Case Keenum nor rookie Tom Savage did much to help their cause.
Closer Chad Qualls has put in a solid season for the Houston Astros aside from one glaring exception.
The Oakland Athletics have rallied to win game after game this season after trailing late.
Chris Carter has hit his fair share of no-doubt home runs this season and has never taken more than a second to watch as one began to sail out of the park.
The Houston Astros entered the ninth inning down by one run before their bullpen fell apart Monday night and they ended up with another lopsided loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Jeff Samardzija was determined to get back on track Monday night after a couple of bad starts, so he was thrilled to see Josh Donaldson back in the Oakland lineup.