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Astros Crawfish Boil: May 27, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Astros and news from around the league for Friday, May 27, 2016.

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Astros News

Astros set MLB record for team strikeouts in three-game series - Houston Chronicle
The Astros pitching staff set a Major League record for most strikeouts in a three-game series, getting the mark in the sixth inning Thursday against the Orioles and finishing with 52.

Springer homers twice as Astros beat Orioles 4-2 - Yahoo Sports
Pitching for a third straight day, an exhausted Giles focused on finishing Houston's sweep of the Baltimore Orioles with a 4-2 win Thursday night.

Astros-Angels Preview (May 27, 2016) | FOX Sports
Mike Fiers hopes to finally put together back-to-back quality starts, and if he can, he may be able to extend the Houston Astros' longest winning streak of the season.

Astros bullpen dominating so far in May - Houston Chronicle
The Astros pitching staff has totaled 37 strikeouts over its first two games against Baltimore, tying a franchise record. Twenty-four of those have come from the bullpen.

WATCH: Astros outfielder safe at second base after being thrown out at third -
Jake Marisnick is a lucky dog

Houston Astros prospect Alex Bregman joins Minor League Baseball podcast The Show Before the Show: Episode 60 | News | The Official Site of Minor League Baseball
Houston Astros prospect Alex Bregman joins Minor League Baseball podcast The Show Before the Show: Episode 60

MLB News

Julio Urias, one of MLB's top prospects, debuts Friday -
Friday's Say Hey, Baseball includes the debut of a 19-year-old pitcher, why a 100-win pace doesn't mean 100 wins and Mike Moustakas' season-ending injury.

Your favorite baseball team could have traded for these MVP candidates, and they blew it -
Does your team need an additional hitter? Well, they should have looked alive a couple years ago, because now it's too late to get these guys.

Royals lose Mike Moustakas to torn ACL -
Mike Moustakas will be out for a long time after a collision with Alex Gordon last Sunday.

Hector Olivera receives and accepts 82 game suspension - Talking Chop
Hector Olivera, at minimum, will not be playing baseball for a long time

Wade Boggs wore his Yankees World Series ring to a ceremony for the 1986 Red Sox -