Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, left, sails over the Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout (27) to complete a double play against Albert Pujols during the first inning Saturday night in Houston. Trout, from Millville, went 1-for-5 in the Angels' 5-1 win.

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