The Astros' Lance Berkman scores in front of Jarrod Saltalamacchia in the second. (AP)
By Krysten Oliphant / MLB.com
In the aftermath of Shawn Chacon being put on waivers, the Astros found an appropriate spot to unload stress: on the field. Hunter Pence recorded a two-out, three-run triple in the first inning to spark the Astros, who tied a season high with 15 hits and got a brilliant outing from left-hander Wandy Rodriguez.
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