HOUSTON - MAY 25: Chris Young #25 of the Oakland Athletics gets on his toes to see Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros home run ball in the fourth inning at Minute Maid Park on May 25, 2013 in Houston, Texas.
I love being home ... We had a good off-day, and I was able to spend some time with my family and get some good home cooking. Mom's cooking definitely had something to do with it, for sure.
I've faced Veras quite a few times and he normally has my number ... He's broken plenty of my bats and struck me out quite a few times as well. So I was just to make adjustments and get something up in the zone.More quotes »
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Young's homer in hometown leads A's over Astros, 6-5
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homer in the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night. HOUSTON — Chris Young connected on a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros on Friday from TheNewsTribune.com Read more »
Young's 3-Run Homer Gives A's 6-5 Win Over Astros
â Chris Young connected on a three-run homer in the ninth inning to lift the Oakland Athletics to a 6-5 win over the Houston Astros on Friday night. Young, who grew up in Houston, is hitting just .189 this season. But he's a career .418 hitter at Minute Maid from The New York Times Read more »
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Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young, File). FILE - In this Thursday, May 23, 2013 file photo, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves city hall in Toronto. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young). Toronto Mayor Rob Ford leaves city hall in Toronto on Thursday, from San Diego Local News 1 Read more »