HOUSTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- A.J. Burnett fired eight innings of one-run ball Sunday and the Pittsburgh Pirates dominated Houston 8-1 to snap a five-game losing streak.
Burnett (16-8) yielded four hits and struck out 11 en route to his first victory in six starts.
Astros starter Jordan Lyles (4-12) yielded three runs on six hits over four-plus innings.
Scott Moore homered for Houston.