Found September 01, 2013 on
Jorge De Leon
Houston Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel held the Seattle Mariners without an extra-base hit in seven innings.
And he took the loss.
Keuchel got off to a rough start, and the Astros couldn't recover en route to a 3-1 loss against the Mariners on Saturday night.
Seattle jumped on Keuchel for three runs in the first inning. Kendrys Morales had a run-scoring infield hit before Keuchel issued consecutive walks to Raul Ibanez and Nick Franklin to force home another run. Dustin Ackley then made it 3-0 with a grounder that brought home Morales.
Seattle entered the game 1-9 when failing to get an extra-base hit.
Keuchel was able to recover after the first inning.
''It was very interesting,'' Keuchel said. ''I thought there were a couple of plays that were close, but I think that just about sums up our season. I couldn't dwell on those because otherwise, I would have been in a world of hurt. I got out of it and gave us a chance to win.''
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A Houston Astros groundskeeper broke out some dance moves during Sunday's game at Minute Maid Park. The groundskeeper's moves included some shuffling and a bit of the centipede.
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Gotta love those colorful socks, too.
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Apparently you have to find ways to amuse yourself when the team you are employed by is 45-91 on the season. This Houston Astros groundskeeper may have a future in show-biz if he trades in his rake and takes his side-show to Hollywood. Hey, who knows maybe the Dodgers are hiring. Regardless the sock dancing keeper should relish in his 2 minutes of fame while it lasts.
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Your browser does not support iframes.Sunday's game at Minute Maid Park between the Seattle Mariners and the Houston Astros wasn't very exciting. The Astros pulled out a 2-0 victory in what was otherwise known as a pitcher's duel.Aside from the game, the most exciting thing that took place on the field was this Astros groundskeeper busting some dance moves in between...
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