HOUSTON, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- Jeff Kent's three-run homer capped a four-run eighth inning to give Houston a three-game sweep of Philadelphia Wednesday, 7-4.
Kent also hit a solo homer as Houston took all six meetings with Philadelphia this season. Morgan Ensberg and Carlos Beltran also slammed solo home runs for the Astros, who have won eight of their last 10 contests overall.
Chad Qualls (2-0) tossed a 1-2-3 eighth to pick up the win.
Felix Rodriguez (5-7) took the loss.