Houston; Thursday, 8:10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Houston Astros host the Los Angeles Angels to open a four-game series.
Houston has a 32-23 record overall and a 15-13 record in home games. The Astros have a 15-5 record in games when they did not give up a home run.
Los Angeles is 15-14 in road games and 30-27 overall. The Angels have hit 78 total home runs to rank fifth in the majors.
The teams meet Thursday for the fourth time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Astros: 6-4, .234 batting average, 3.24 ERA, outscored opponents by 13 runs
Angels: 6-4, .240 batting average, 3.30 ERA, outscored opponents by seven runs
Angels: Luis Rengifo: day-to-day (undisclosed), Austin Warren: 60-Day IL (elbow), Matt Moore: 15-Day IL (oblique), Anthony Rendon: 10-Day IL (groin), Jose Quijada: 60-Day IL (elbow), Jose Suarez: 15-Day IL (shoulder), Logan O'Hoppe: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Chris Rodriguez: 60-Day IL (shoulder), Jose Marte: 60-Day IL (elbow), Max Stassi: 10-Day IL (hip ), Davis Daniel: 60-Day IL (shoulder)