Astros Losing Streak Hits Seven

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HOUSTON -- J.J. Hardy's two-run double off Roy Oswalt capped
a three-run seventh inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat Houston
4-to-1. That's the Astros' seventh straight loss. The Brewers have
won seven of nine.
Johnny Estrada homered in the eighth. Chris Capuano won his
fourth straight start, giving up five hits and one run. He's
Francisco Cordero shut out Houston in the ninth to improve to
9-for-9 in save opportunities. Cordero has not allowed an earned
run in ten and a-third innings this season.
Oswalt is 3-and-2 with the loss.