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Astros Crawfish Boil: July 22, 2015

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News from around the league on an action packed tuesday.

After forcing the issue and taking a ball of the elbow, Jake Marisnick raced home to score one of the Astros eight runs.
After forcing the issue and taking a ball of the elbow, Jake Marisnick raced home to score one of the Astros eight runs.
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Houston Astros News

Astros 8, Red Sox 3 - ESPN

Astros start slow vs Brian Johnson, Red Sox but get the job done in middle innings.

Astros Jed Lowrie to start rehab assignment in Double A Corpus Christi

Jed Lowrie, who hurt his thumb on April 28th, will return at 3rd base for his rehab assignment. His return, especially if at 3rd base could be huge for the Astros.

Astros triple A affiliate to be come Tacos for one night

Fresno Grizlies announce they will change uniforms for a 'Taco truck throwdown night.' Want too see the hat, jersey - or maybe even buy one? Just click the link and judge for yourself.

Around the Major Leagues

Phillies confident in Hamels' trade value - MLB

As Hamels performance sputters right before the trade deadline, the Phillies reassure everyone that they think he will be alright.

Yasiel Puig threw runner out from the warning track by three steps ... without a crow hop

Yasiel Puig, for as much criticism he gets for being late, lazy, etc. he really is an amazing talent. Just watch above.

Schwarber homers twice, Cubs beat Reds 5-4 - WGNTV

As much talent as the Cubs have adding this kid, who might just be the best of them all, isn't fair. Bryant, Rizzo, Castro, Russell, now Schwarber.

Gutierrez's pinch-hit slam leads Mariners over Tigers - MLB

Of the 3 Grand Slams last night, which do you think was the best? Here's my favorite and it's from Detroit.

VIDEO: Matt Holliday's grand slam - MLB

Here is Matt Holliday's slam. Helped carry St. Louis to a 8-5 win over the Chicago White Sox.