Correa leads Astros to 11th straight win, 12-3 over Tigers

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Houston Astros’ Carlos Correa (1) hits a two-run single against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning of a baseball game in Detroit, Thursday, June 24, 2021. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) — Carlos Correa had three hits, walked twice and drove in three runs, helping the Houston Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 12-3  to extend their winning streak to 11.

Houston’s streak is one shy of the team record, set in 1999 and matched in 2004 and 2018. The Astros have outscored opponents 91-24 during the winning run.

The Astros scored loaded the bases in six innings, including each from the second through the sixth. They scored twice in each inning from the second through the fifth, and finished with 18 hits, six walks and 28 baserunners.

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