The Rangers have won 10 of their last 13 games at Minute Maid Park.
The only way the Astros can win the Silver Boot now is on run differential. The Rangers are a plus seven in the boot standings, if that matters to anyone.
Josh Hamilton has a 13 game hitting streak against Houston, and his hitting .448 in those games. Hamilton's lifetime average against the Astros is .478.
Mitch Moreland also likes facing the Astros. He has homers in three of the four games he's played against Houston.
The Astros have lost seven straight games at home, and 11 of their last 12.
- Anthony Andro