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Baltimore Orioles tie Tampa Bay 4-4

Spencer Edwards scored on Josh Stinson's throwing error in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Tampa Bay Rays and Baltimore Orioles played to a 4-4 tie on Wednesday.

MLB: New York Yankees 3, Houston 2

HOUSTON, Sept. 27 (UPI) -- David Adams drove in what turned out to be the winning run in the fourth inning Friday and the New York Yankees fought off Houston 3-2.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Houston 2

HOUSTON, Sept. 14 (UPI) -- Jered Weaver went six innings to earn the win and Chris Iannetta hit a first-inning homer Saturday, propelling the Los Angeles Angels over Houston 6-2.

MLB: Houston 6, Seattle 1

SEATTLE, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Chris Carter drove in two of Houston's five early runs Wednesday and the Astros easily held on to defeat Seattle 6-1.

MLB: Seattle 3, Houston 2

HOUSTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Franklin Gutierrez hit a two-run blast that gave Seattle a three-run lead in the fourth inning Thursday and the Mariners held on to defeat Houston 3-2.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 6, Houston 5 (10 innings)

ANAHEIM, Calif., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Josh Hamilton bashed a game-winning homer in the 10th inning Saturday, handing the Los Angeles Angels a 6-5 triumph over Houston.

MLB: Boston 15, Houston 10

HOUSTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Boston catcher Ryan Lavarnway allowed four past balls Tuesday but redeemed himself with the go-ahead hit in the Red Sox's 15-10 win over the Houston Astros.

MLB: Minnesota 3, Houston 2

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 4 (UPI) -- Oswaldo Arcia smashed a tie-breaking solo homer in seventh inning Sunday, elevating the Minnesota Twins to a series-sweeping 3-2 win over Houston.

MLB: Minnesota 6, Houston 4

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Ryan Doumit's go-ahead RBI single during a big seventh inning Saturday helped rally the Minnesota Twins over Houston 6-4.

MLB: Toronto 2, Houston 1

TORONTO, July 28 (UPI) -- Colby Rasmus drove in Emilio Bonifacio with the game-winning run on a ninth-inning single Sunday, enabling the Toronto Blue Jays to edge Houston 2-1.

MLB: Seattle 10, Houston 7

HOUSTON, July 20 (UPI) -- Brad Miller drove in five runs with the first two homers of his major league career Friday, propelling Seattle to a 10-7 victory over Houston.

MLB: St. Louis 5, Houston 4

ST. LOUIS, July 10 (UPI) -- Matt Carpenter hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning Wednesday to bring St. Louis from behind for a 5-4 victory over Houston.

MLB: Houston 9, Texas 5

ARLINGTON, Texas, July 6 (UPI) -- Jason Castro's go-ahead three-run homer in the seventh inning Saturday powered the Houston Astros over Texas 9-5.

MLB: Tampa Bay 7, Houston 5 (11 innings)

HOUSTON, July 4 (UPI) -- Yunel Escobar had three RBI, including one on an 11th-inning double Thursday that helped the Tampa Bay Rays beat Houston 7-5.

MLB: Los Angeles Angels 7, Houston 2

HOUSTON, June 29 (UPI) -- Joe Blanton won his first game since May 23 with seven solid innings Saturday and the Los Angeles Angels used a big fourth inning to best Houston 7-2.
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The St. Louis Cardinals first round pick Brett Wallace, prepares to take batting practice before a game against the New York Mets at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on July 1, 2008. Wallace from Arizona State University was selected by St. Louis in the 1st round of the recent amature draft. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Brett Alexander Wallace (born August 26, 1986 in Sonoma, California) is a Major League Baseball first baseman for the Houston Astros.

A 2005 graduate of Justin-Siena High School in Napa, California, Wallace earned four varsity baseball letters for head coach Allen Rossi. He helped lead Justin-Siena to a 97-9 record during his prep career, including a perfect 27-0 senior season. He broke nine school records during his prep career and holds single-season school records for walks, runs, hits, RBI, home runs and slugging percentage. Among his numerous accolades, Wallace was named a Collegiate Baseball/Louisville Slugger All-American and 2005 first-team All-State (CalHiSports.com) and 2005 California Small Schools Player of the Year. He was also a four-time All-Marin County Athletic League selection, 2004 and 2005 All-Napa County Offensive Player of the Year.

Wallace is a two-time Pac-10 Player of the Year (2007 & 2008) and a two-time Triple Crown Winner at Arizona State University. He was the 12th Sun Devil to win the Pac-10 Player of the Year award and the first since Dustin Pedroia shared the award in 2003. Wallace played 3B for the Sun Devils, teaming with now New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis at 1B. The 2008 ASU squad also featured Cincinnati Reds pitcher Mike Leake and San Diego Padres pitcher Josh Spence.

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