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Athletics complete sweep of Astros

Houston, TX (Sports Network) - Chris Young hit a three-run home run to help the Oakland Athletics complete a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros with a 9-3 win on Sunday.

Jed Lowrie hit a two-run home run while Coco Crisp added a solo shot for the Athletics, who have won five straight since dropping their first two games of the season.

Brett Anderson (1-1) gave up two unearned runs on five hits with a pair of walks and 10 strikeouts over six innings for the win.

Carlos Corporan drove in a run while Lucas Harrell (0-2) got the loss for giving up eight runs on seven hits with five walks in 4 1/3 innings for the Astros, who have dropped five straight after winning their season opener.

04/07 17:26:42 ET

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