Hernandez went 2-for-4 with a home run, a double and two RBI in Wednesday's 5-4 win over the Astros.
Hernandez hit a double off Lance McCullers in the third inning, scoring Yu Chang for the first run of the game. Later in the seventh frame, he slammed what ended up being the game-winning home run off Austin Pruitt. The 31-year-old has two long balls and eight RBI over his last six games. He did not strike out Wednesday, breaking a streak of 14 games where he struck out at least once. On the season, he is slashing .226/.302/.418 with 16 homers, 43 RBI and 55 runs scored in 393 plate appearances.