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Game Thread No. 15: Houston Astros at Texas Rangers, Apr 20, 2016 7:05 PM CDT

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Join the conversation as the Astros take on the Rangers.

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Houston Astros (5-9) vs. Texas Rangers (8-6), Apr 20, 2016 7:05 PM CDT

TV: ROOT SPORTS Southwest
Online: MLB.TV
Radio: KBME 790, La Nueva 94.1 FM (En Español)
Rangers SB Nation Blog: Lone Star Ball

Pitching Matchup

RHP Doug Fister (1-1, 7.59 ERA, 1.50 WHIP) vs. LHP Cole Hamels (2-0, 2.95 ERA, 1.25 WHIP)

Today's Lineups

HOUSTON ASTROS TEXAS RANGERS
Jose Altuve - 2B Delino DeShields Jr. - CF
George Springer - RF Nomar Mazara - RF
Carlos Correa - SS Prince Fielder - DH
Tyler White - 1B Adrian Beltre - 3B
Colby Rasmus - LF Mitch Moreland - 1B
Evan Gattis - DH Ian Desmond - LF
Carlos Gomez - CF Rougned Odor - 2B
Marwin Gonzalez - 3B Elvis Andrus - SS
Jason Castro - C Bryan Holaday - C
Doug Fister - RHP Cole Hamels - LHP

Must Reads

Astros Prospect Report: Games of April 19, 2016 - The Crawfish Boxes
Astros affiliates split the Tuesday night schedule.

Astros Carlos Correa makes a spectacular over-the-shoulder catch - The Crawfish Boxes
How did he even see the ball at that angle?

Astros Jose Altuve and George Springer hit back-to-back home runs - The Crawfish Boxes
One of the few highlights from Tuesday was George Springer and Jose Altuve's bats.

Upon further review, Delino DeShields was picked off by Astros' Chris Devenski - The Crawfish Boxes
The former Astros prospect Delino DeShields was sent to the dugout after a replay review.

Luhnow: Colin Moran was on the shortlist to make the major league roster - The Crawfish Boxes
Colin Moran is one MLB injury or a slump away from getting a call-up to the majors per Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow.