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  1. Houston Astros' Matt Dominguez, right, heads to the dugout after striking out as Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez throws to the mound in the ninth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. The Royals won 4-2. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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    HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 15: Carlos Corporan of the Houston Astros is greeted by his teammates after hitting a home run in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on April 15, 2014 in Houston, Texas. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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  2. HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 15: Chris Carter of the Houston Astros strikes out in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on April 15, 2014 in Houston, Texas. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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    HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 15: Chris Carter of the Houston Astros strikes out in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on April 15, 2014 in Houston, Texas. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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  3. Houston Astros' Carlos Corporan, center, is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a solo home run against the Kansas City Royals in the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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    Houston Astros' Jonathan Villar, right, reacts to strike two as Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez reaches for a ball in the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. Villar walked on the at-bat. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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  4. Houston Astros catcher Carlos Corporan, left, talks with Houston Astros starting pitcher Lucas Harrell after a double by Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez in the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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    Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Yordano Ventura throws to first base for the out on Houston Astros' Jonathan Villar in the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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  5. HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 15: Dexter Fowler of the Houston Astros dives for a ball in center field in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on April 15, 2014 in Houston, Texas. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

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    Houston Astros' Jose Altuve dodges a high, inside pitch on his way to grounding out against the Kansas City Royals in the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

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