KRISTIE RIEKEN
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April 8, 2013
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Anderson fans 10, 3 HRs propel A’s over Astros 9-3

HOUSTON — The losses and the strikeouts keep piling up for the Houston Astros. Brett Anderson struck out 10 more Houston batters and the Oakland Athletics backed him with three home runs for a 9-3 win Sunday and a three-game sweep of the Astros. Coco Crisp homered for the third straight day, Jed Lowrie again connected against his former team and Chris Young homered in his hometown. The A’s sent Houston to its fifth straight loss. The Astros, playing their first year in the American League, went 1-5 on their season-opening homestand against Texas and Oakland. They’ll now start a …

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