HOUSTON -- Kaz Matsui's two-run single in the eighth inning
lifted the Houston Astros to an 11-7 win over the San Diego Padres.
Cy Young winner Jake Peavy allowed four earned runs, matching
the total for his four previous starts combined. The Padres ace
allowed seven hits with two walks and two strikeouts in six
The Astros have won three straight for the first time this
season. Their 11 runs was a season-high, besting the previous high
this season of 10 runs set on Monday.