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MLB: Houston 5, Arizona 2

May 13, 2007 at 9:44 PM   |   Comments

HOUSTON, May 13 (UPI) -- Wandy Rodriguez scattered four hits and gave up just one earned run in five innings Sunday as Houston beat Arizona 5-2.

Craig Biggio scored two runs and had two hits, while Carlos Lee scored a run and drove in one run for Houston. Four other Astros drove in runs as Houston those with an RBI, had a run and two hits for the Astros.

Houston has split its last four games and now trails NL Central-leading Milwaukee by seven games.

Rodriguez walked two batters and struck out three.

Scott Hairston and Orlando Hudson hit solo home runs for Arizona. Hairston had two of the six hits for the Diamondbacks, who have dropped three of four.

Loser Doug Davis (2-4) gave up four runs -- three earned -- on six hits in 4 1/3 innings.

Biggio (1,799) passed Ted Williams (1,798) for 15th all-time in runs scored, and his two doubles give him 649 for his career, placing him seventh all-time, eight behind Nap Lajoie (657).

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