The Astros are riding an offensive high as they finish the Mariners series and now play the Rangers.
Tom Lawless made the classy move in the ninth inning to remove Jose Altuve from the game, giving the fans a chance to recognize their star for the season he's had during the home finale.
The Astros’ offense erupted again as they closed their 2014 home schedule with an 8-3 win over the Mariners.
Collin McHugh's last start was ended by a sharp comebacker to the left wrist. That won't prevent him from making his next start on Sunday afternoon.