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Choice and Odor HRs lead Rangers over Astros 13-6

Houston Astros' Brett Oberholtzer delivers a pitch against the Texas Rangers in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Richard Carson)

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros didn’t have much to say about their lopsided loss to the Texas Rangers on Friday night other than that they’d like to forget about it as soon as possible.

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UTSA tops Houston 27-7

UTSA quarterback Tucker Carter (6) is sacked by Houston defensive end Gavin Stansbury (72) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, Brett Coomer) MANDATORY CREDIT

HOUSTON (AP) — David Glasco II scored two first-half touchdowns to help Texas-San Antonio beat Houston 27-7 in the season opener for both teams Friday night.

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Borland returns pick for TD, 49ers beat Texans

San Francisco 49ers' Chris Borland (50) runs an interception back for a touchdown past Houston Texans' Uzoma Nwachukwu (17) during the third quarter of an NFL football preseason game Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Patric Schneider)

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Borland made one final case to get into the mix of 49ers linebackers needed to replace injured NaVorro Bowman.

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Qualls blows save as A’s down Astros 5-4

Houston Astros' Jose Altuve (27) crosses home plate in front of teammate Jon Singleton (28) to score from third base on a wild pitch from Oakland Athletics reliever Ryan Cook in the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Closer Chad Qualls has put in a solid season for the Houston Astros aside from one glaring exception.

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Keenum, Savage to settle Texans’ backup QB duel

San Diego Chargers running back Donald Brown (34) runs from San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith during the first quarter of an NFL preseason football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Tom Savage looked like a polished pro leading the Texans to the winning touchdown and 2-point conversion against Denver last week.

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