• Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Hector Santiago reacts after giving up a home run to Los Angeles Dodgers' Alex Guerrero during the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Trout hits MLB-best 32nd HR in Angels’ 5-3 loss to Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hector Santiago knew he needed to bring his best game against major league ERA leader Zack Greinke.

  • Houston Astros first baseman Marwin Gonzalez, center, tags out Arizona Diamondbacks' Ender Inciarte, right, after fielding Inciarte's ground ball as relief pitcher Chad Qualls (50) runs to cover first base during the seventh inning of a baseball game Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Astros get rare loss when leading after 6 innings

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Astros have been tough to beat at home this season, and even tougher to beat when they lead after six innings.

  • Arizona Diamondbacks' Welington Castillo celebrates after hitting a home run against the Houston Astros during the 10th inning of a baseball game Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

    Castillo, Lamb HR in 10th as Diamondbacks beat Astros 6-4

    HOUSTON (AP) — Wellington Castillo and Jake Lamb homered to open the 10th inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Houston Astros 6-4 Friday night for their season-high sixth straight win games.

  • Texas Rangers' Elvis Andrus, left, congratulates Adrian Beltre, right, on his two run home run that scored Andrus in the first inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants Friday, July 31, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

    Early homers for Rangers in 6-3 win over Giants, Bumgarner

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus and Adrian Beltre homered as the Rangers beat San Francisco 6-3 Friday night in the Giants’ first visit since clinching the 2010 World Series in Texas.

  • Mystics win 5th straight, 88-53 over Stars

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kia Vaughn scored all 15 of her points in a decisive first half, Stefanie Dolson had 14 and the Washington Mystics beat the San Antonio Stars 88-53 on Friday night for the their fifth straight win.

  • Fan collapses before Astros game

    HOUSTON (AP) — A man has collapsed in the stands before the Houston Astros’ home game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

  • Toronto Blue Jays newly acquired starting pitcher David Price smiles in the dugout as his team plays the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of a baseball game, Friday, July 31, 2015 in Toronto.  (Fred Thornhill/The Canadian Press via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

    Mets get Cespedes at trade deadline

    NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets finally landed the bat they were looking for in Yoenis Cespedes just ahead of Friday’s trade deadline, and Cole Hamels confirmed he blocked a trade to Houston before Philadelphia dealt its ace to Texas.

  • Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt fields questions from the media during a press conference on Friday, July 31, 2015, in Houston. The Houston Texans open training camp Aug. 1, 2015. (AP Photo/Bob Levey)

    Texans report to camp with many questions on offense

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans know they’ll have a solid defense led by J.J. Watt.

  • Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake pitches to the St. Louis Cardinals during a baseball game Tuesday, July 28, 2015, in St. Louis. (Chris Lee/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)  EDWARDSVILLE INTELLIGENCER OUT; THE ALTON TELEGRAPH OUT; MANDATORY CREDIT   MBI  (REV-SHARE)

    Leake will make his Giants’ debut Sunday at Texas

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike Leake will make his San Francisco Giants’ debut when the right-hander starts their series finale Sunday at Texas.

  • US oil and natural gas rig count down 2 to 874

    HOUSTON (AP) — Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. declined by two this week to 874.