Down the stretch

The Astros and Angels started as the Twins finished Monday, and both squeezed out one-run victories.

Team Rec. GB Games Today

New York 86-70 +3½ 6 vs. Bos

Houston 83-74 — 5 at Sea

Los Angeles 82-74 ½ 6 vs. Oak

Twins 81-75 1½ 6 at Cle

Cleveland 77-78 5 7 vs. Min

Top two make playoffs

What to watch for today

Kyle Gibson needs a bounce-back start for the Twins; the Angels, winners of seven in a row, start Nick Tropeano for injured Matt Shoemaker.