Chris Carter was already a top candidate for AL Player of the Month in July. He's been even better in August. Tuesday was just the latest demonstration of his month-and-a-half power surge.
Only twice in his last 10 starts had Collin McHugh given up more than three earned runs. In four of those starts he gave up two earned runs or less.
Chris Carter hit two home runs on Tuesday night. They were caught by the same fan.
Domingo Santana was sent back to Triple-A Oklahoma City after Tuesday's game to make room on the Astros' 25-man roster for Dexter Fowler, who is expected to return from the disabled list in time f