Angels 9, Astros 1
HOUSTON — C.J. Wilson pitched eight solid innings and Howie Kendrick and Raul Ibanez drove in three runs each for the Angels, who took three of four from the Astros after starting the season 0-3. Kendrick drove in two with a single in a three-run first inning. He had an RBI single when Los Angeles tacked on three in the seventh. Kole Calhoun homered off Jarred Cosart, sending a drive to rightfield for his second shot of the series to push the lead to 4-0 in the fifth inning.