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Kelly Johnson grounded into a forceout that left Teixeira out at home to end the inning.

NOTES: Former President George H.W. Bush and wife Barbara watched the game from front row seats behind the dugout. … Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan, who returned to the Astros as an executive advisor in February, threw out the ceremonial first pitch to Craig Biggio. The pitch was terrible, flying far out of Biggio’s reach. “I tell you, my catcher didn’t try,” Ryan joked. “That ball wasn’t that far outside and he just didn’t get over.”