Jerome Williams wants to be a starter for the Angels next season.
Williams kept on making his case Sunday winning a third straight start for the first time since April 2004 as the Angels beat Houston 2-1 to send the Astros to their 98th loss.
Houston a big league-worst 51-98 is on the verge of becoming the first major league team to reach triple figures in losses in three consecutive seasons since Kansas City from 2004-06. The Astros were 56-106 in 2011 and dropped to 55-107 last year their final year in the National League.
Williams (8-10) entered following wins over Tampa Bay and Toronto and he gave up one run and five hits in seven innings.
"This team is a real good team" said Williams who began the season in the bullpen. "I would love to come back and be part of this team and hopefully make that run for next year."
A veteran of 10 seasons Williams knows he has to produce.
"I just have to keep on working" Williams said. "I think I have two more starts and I just have to kee...