The usual light schedule for a Monday…
Alex Bregman had two doubles and a walk in six trips to the plate as the Houston Astros (22-15) crushed the host Oakland A’s, 16-2. Bregman drove in the last of his team’s two runs. He also had two more errors, both coming on wild throws.
Ryan Sherriff had a tough outing, giving up two runs on four hits, striking out one in one inning as the St. Louis Cardinals (20-13) were shut out by the visiting Minnesota Twins, 6-0.
Gabe Kapler‘s Philadelphia Phillies (19-15) mauled the visiting San Francisco Giants, 11-0.