Mark Teixeira and Victor Diaz combined for eight hits, four homers and six RBIs, and Ramon Vazquez homered and drove in five runs to lead the offensive charge. Righty Brandon McCarthy worked six terrific innings to win his third straight decision.
Woody Williams didn't get past the fifth inning Sunday, surrendering five runs on eight hits, including three homers. The Astros' offense was held in check by Brandon McCarthy, scoring its lone run on Luke Scott's groundout in the second inning.
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