Jared Walsh homered and matched a career high with four hits, Justin Upton also connected and the Los Angeles Angels rallied in the sixth inning to beat the Houston Astros 5-4 Monday night. Walsh also doubled and had two RBIs as the Angels got their third win in four games. The Angels trailed by three and Houston starter Luis Garcia had retired seven in a row before Walsh cracked his homer to the corner of right field with one out in the sixth.
Maddon said the Angels will try to stay away from Patrick Sandoval after he threw 52 pitches three days ago. It might be better classified as a bullpen game,” Maddon said. But we’re going to find out.
He’s feeling so good, and doing so well, said Angels manager Joe Maddon, who encouraged Ohtani's move to play every day this season. There’s a lot of positive adrenalin rolling within him right now, so let’s play that all the way out. Ohtani is batting .