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Astros Crawfish Boil: June 15, 2016

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Astros and news from around the league for Wednesday, June 15, 2016.

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Astros News

Fister, Astros knock off Cards 5-2 | St. Louis Cardinals | stltoday.com
Pitcher keeps Cards in check and delivers key two-out, two-run hit.

Astros callup Danny Worth; Luke Gregerson away | MLB.com
ST. LOUIS -- Danny Worth found himself in a Major League lineup on Tuesday for the first time since 2014 after the Astros purchased his contract from Triple-A Fresno.

Astros' prospect Alex Bregman named Texas League All-Star starter - Houston Chronicle
Alex Bregman was one of three Astros' prospects voted as a starter for the June 28 Texas League All-Star Game in Springfield, Missouri.

Fister, Rasmus lead Astros past Cardinals - Sports - The State Journal-Register - Springfield, IL
Doug Fister pitched effectively into the eighth inning and gave the Houston Astros breathing room with a two-run single in a 5-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night.

Astros' Luke Gregerson goes on family emergency list - Houston Chronicle

Reliever Luke Gregerson was placed on the family medical emergency list Tuesday for a situation with his father.

Astros report: Carlos Correa returns to lineup in new role - Houston Chronicle

Carlos Correa was back in the Astros' lineup Tuesday after missing three games with a sore left ankle.

MLB News

The Cubs want Aroldis Chapman (and maybe Andrew Miller, too) - SBNation.com
Wednesday’s Say Hey, Baseball includes the Cubs’ interest in a pair of relievers, Ichiro vs. Pete Rose, and the need for an eventual Red Sox prospect trade.

The controversy regarding Ichiro and Pete Rose is manufactured, and I’m in - SBNation.com
Who holds the record for most career hits in Major League Baseball? Pete Rose. Who is the true Hit King? Ahhh, now we have an argument.

Miguel Cabrera wants a kiss from a White Sox player - Bless You Boys
Jose Abreu wanted to catch a foul ball off the bat of Ian Kinsler. Miguel Cabrera wanted to catch Jose Abreu into his web of love. Unfortunately for Miggy, the feelings were left...

Miguel Cabrera wants a kiss from a White Sox player - Bless You Boys
Jose Abreu wanted to catch a foul ball off the bat of Ian Kinsler. Miguel Cabrera wanted to catch Jose Abreu into his web of love. Unfortunately for Miggy, the feelings were left...