Each night in the 2016 baseball season, we’ll run down the top news, facts and highlights from action around Major League Baseball.The Astros took another step Friday night intheir push to make the postseason, beating the Blue Jays 5-3for their fourth-straight victory.Coming off a doubleheader sweep of the Twins on Thursday in which they scored 25 runs, the Astros bats cooledbut got all the offense they needed thanks to 23-year-old right-hander Joe Musgrove.MORE: 25 worst Baseball Hall of Fame selectionsMaking only his third career MLB appearanceand his second start, Musgrovewent seven innings to get his first MLB victory. He gave up only six hits and one walk, striking out seven. He now has a 1.47 ERA in 18 1/3 innings this season.Musgrove wasn’t the only Astros youngster making a splash Friday.OutfielderTeoscar Hernandez homered inhis MLBdebut for his first hit.A popular choice in the preseason to win the AL West, nothing has come easy for the Astros this year. Reigning AL Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel is a disappointing 7-11 with a 4.56 Reggie Jackson Jersey ERA. Just in the last week, the team haslost Colby Rasmus to the DL with an ear condition, andDFAed struggling outfielderCarlos Gomez.Yet the Astros aresomehow still in the AL playoff chase. The win against the Blue Jays leaves the Astros just two games behind Boston in the race forthe second wild-card spot.Not bad for a team that started 17-28, and was under .500 in late June.MORE: Remembering A-RodPlayer of the dayHanley Ramirez, Red Sox: A night after he went down in apparent agonizing pain after a collision at first base, Ramirez hit a three-run home run in the first against the Diamondbacks.And then he hit another three-run homer in the second. Ramirez finished with only those two hits in four at-bats, but that was all the offense the Red Sox needed in a 9-4 win.Highlight:Thanks for the memories, A-Rod. Barring a shocking move to another team, this is thefinal hit of his 22-season career: Three things to know: The Cubs blasted five home runs en route to their 11th straight victory in a 13-2 shellacking of the Cardinals at Wrigley Field. It’s the Cubs longest winning streak since a 12-game run in 2001.Jake Thompsonstruck out four batters in the second Don Larsen Jersey inning against the Rockies, becoming the first Phillies pitcher to turn the feat since 1902. Yankees right-handerNathan Eovaldiwent on the 15-day disabled list Friday, retroactive to Thursday, with a right elbow injury. The teamrecalled RHP Luis Severinofrom Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.MORE:Nationals GM disputes reports ofBryce Harper injuryWhat’s next:Tigers (61-54)at Rangers (69-48)8:05 p.m. ET Thisis an important series for both teams. TheRangers are trying to hold off the red-hot Mariners in the AL West.The Tigers aresolidly in contention for a wild-card spot, if not the AL East championship.The Tigers face a tough matchup against Cole Hamels (12-3, 2.89 ERA). The Tigers will counter with left-hander Matt Boyd (3-2, 4.69 ERA), who got hammered in several outings in June, but has been solidsince the All-Star break, with a 2.76 ERA in his last six appearances.Cardinals(60-56) at Cubs (73-41) 2:20 p.m. ET Luke Weaver, a 22-year-old right-hander, will make his MLB debut for the Cardinals. The Cardinals’s No. 2 prospect, Weaver hasmade only 13minor league starts above the Cla s-A level, and he’s going to be facing the best team in baseball this season inWrigley Field. Welcome to the big leagues, Luke.He’ll be matched against Jorge Posada Jersey unsung Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks, who is 11-7 with a 2.17 ERA this year.