Milwaukee Brewers defeat Houston Astros, 3-2

What a month the rookie is having.

Casey McGehee has gotten more regular playing time lately, forcing his way into the Milwaukee Brewers everyday lineup and into the rookie of the year discussion as he sits at the top or near it in four offensive categories.

He also leads the majors in runs batted in for September with 19, his latest coming in the eighth inning Friday night to give the Brewers a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros at Miller Park.

McGehee has his a...

MILWAUKEE (AP) Casey McGehee doesn't chase the limelight, but his offense is making it difficult for the rookie to hide from the glare.

McGehee singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Astros 3-2 on Friday night, sending Houston to its fifth straight loss.

With one out in the eighth, Astros manager Cecil Cooper brought in left-hander Wesley Wright (3-4) to face the left-handed batting Prince Fielder. He ruined the move by do...