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Kent hit a game-win- 2005, the Astros made a major ning, three-run homer in the comeback after a slow start. ninth inning. They again won the NL’s wild- However, with the series card berth and beat the Braves back in St. Louis, the Cardinals in the NLDS. They also took the next step, however. They Beltran’s Big Postseason During the 2004 postseason, Carlos Beltran showed baseball fans everyeverywhere just how well he was capable of playing. 455 with four home runs, nine RBIs, nine runs, and two stolen bases in five games.
His single, in which he was thrown out trying to stretch it into a double, in the seventh inning was hit number 3,000. He added singles in the ninth and 11th innings. ” —Donald Davidson, Astros executive, on Houston pitcher Joe Niekro’s relaxed nature In 2009, the Astros became the first team in major league history to have three players who hit their 300th home run in the same season. Ivan Rodriguez was the first Astro to reach that milestone on May 17 at Wrigley Field in Chicago. Lance Berkman followed on June 13 at Arizona, and Carlos Lee reached number 300 on August 8 at Minute Maid Park.
They also took the next step, however. They Beltran’s Big Postseason During the 2004 postseason, Carlos Beltran showed baseball fans everyeverywhere just how well he was capable of playing. 455 with four home runs, nine RBIs, nine runs, and two stolen bases in five games. games Beltran continued his outstanding hitting during the NLCS against St. Louis. At 6-foot-1 and 190 pounds, Beltran did not look like a power hitter, but his power p wer was deceptive. Beltran became a free agent at the end of the 2004 season.