Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez went 2-for-2 with a single and solo homer against the Rangers on Saturday. He also logged a walk and RBI sac fly in the process. Houston ultimately defeated Texas by a score of 4-1.
Alvarez has now crushed 18 home runs this season, once again making a monumental impact in the Houston lineup. The young star is hitting .286 this season but has actually had a quiet July, going 12-for-53 (.226) this montht.