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  Cleveland Indians (5-9) at Houston Astros (4-11)  Series 6, Games 15, 16 and 17 Minute Maid Park, Houston: 0.883*, Pitchers park   Series Overview The Astros are probably the worst team in the American League, maybe in all of baseball. The organization, led by new general manager Jeff Luhnow and assistant GM David Stearns, trimmed the payroll to $26.1 million for the 2013 season, by far, the lowest in Major League Baseball. This is an obvious rebuilding campaign in which leadership has its eyes set on 2015 and beyond. For the rest of the American League, espeically the West, they are a welcome addition (to beat up on) for the next several seasons. Recently, the Athletics have had a taste of what it is like: sweeping them in three games. According to Elias, the A's scored six runs in the first inning and held on for a 7-5 win over the Astros on Wednesday afternoon. Oakland rode a six-run first inning to beat Houston in the first game of their three-game series o...
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