A's, Astros play home run derby at Dodger Stadium in Houston's 10-5 win

Welcome to the new Launching Pad?Dodger Stadium is more than 1,000 miles away from Coors Field, but it sure resembled the notorious home run haven Monday for the A’s and Astros in Game 1 of the American League Division Series.Balls were flying over the fence early and often as the teams combined for five home runs — three by the A’s — with just 3 ½ innings completed on a sunny, 90-degree Los Angeles afternoon. In all, there were six home runs hit in Houston’s 10-5 victory.Although Khris Davis, Sean Murphy and Matt Olson are probably the physically strongest A’s hitters, they each got a bit of …

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