Astros 7, Athletics 6
HOUSTON — Dexter Fowler hit a tiebreaking single in a four-run eighth inning that lifted the Astros. Fowler also had a solo homer as Houston snapped a three-game skid. The score was tied at 3 when Fowler drove in Marwin Gonzalez with a hit off Sean Doolittle. Jason Castro then singled in Jose Altuve, and Fowler and Castro eventually scored on groundouts.