• Houston Astros starting pitcher Doug Fister delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Fister struggles as Yankees beat Astros 6-3

    HOUSTON (AP) — Doug Fister had trouble locating his pitches on Tuesday night and it doomed the Houston Astros in a 6-3 loss to the New York Yankees.

  • New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Tuesday, July 26, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Sabathia solid to lead Yankees over Astros 6-3

    HOUSTON (AP) — CC Sabathia allowed just two runs in 6 2/3 innings to get back on track after a tough stretch and help the New York Yankees to a 6-3 win over the Houston Astros on Tuesday night.

  • Houston Astros' Jose Altuve, left, celebrates his two-run home run off Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Tim Lincecum with George Springer during the second inning of a baseball game Sunday, July 24, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Altuve’s 2 homers, 6 RBIs lead Astros over Angels 13-3

    HOUSTON (AP) — Jose Altuve has never been known for his power.

  • Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Matt Shoemaker delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Friday, July 22, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Shoemaker has good start but Angels fall to Astros 2-1

    HOUSTON (AP) — Matt Shoemaker had another good start for the Los Angeles Angels on Friday night.

  • Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers reacts after striking out Los Angeles Angels' Yunel Escobar to end the top of the eighth inning of a baseball game Friday, July 22, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    McCullers fans 10 to help Astros over Angels 2-1

    HOUSTON (AP) — Lance McCullers is finally feeling like himself on the mound after spending the first five weeks of the season on the disabled list with a sore shoulder.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston.  A person familiar with J.J. Watt's condition said the Houston Texans' star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, Thursday, July 21, 2016.  (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

    AP Source: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

    HOUSTON (AP) — A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition said the Houston Texans’ star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

  • In this Jan. 3, 2016, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) gestures during the first half of an NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, in Houston.  A person familiar with J.J. Watt's condition said the Houston Texans' star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, Thursday, July 21, 2016.  (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith, File)

    AP Source: Texans star J.J. Watt has back surgery

    HOUSTON (AP) — A person familiar with J.J. Watt’s condition said the Houston Texans’ star defensive end has had back surgery and will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list.

  • In this Dec. 13, 2015, file photo, Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt (99) takes the field before an NFL football game against the New England Patriots, in Houston. Watt is expected to start camp at full strength after spending much of the offseason recovering from groin surgery. (AP Photo/George Bridges, File)

    Houston Texans hope Osweiler can help them take next step

    HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans proved they were serious about upgrading their offense this offseason by luring Brock Osweiler from Denver with a four-year, $72 million contract. Now it’s time to see if the quarterback was worth it.