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Astros Crawfish Boil: June 21, 2016

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Your one-stop shop for Houston Astros and news from around the league for Tuesday, June 21, 2016.

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Astros News

Astros' bats back Doug Fister in win over Angels - Houston Chronicle
During the Astros’ nine-game winning streak with Doug Fister on the mound, the 32-year-old right hander hasn’t needed a ton of run support.

Fister throws 7 strong, Astros hit 3 homers in 10-7 win
Doug Fister keeps pitching well, and the Houston Astros keep giving him solid run support.

Doug Fister rolls on with ample support from Astros' hitters - Houston Chronicle
During the Astros' 10-game winning streak with Doug Fister on the mound, the 32-year-old righthander hasn't needed a ton of run support.

Astros' Jeff Luhnow thinks A.J. Reed is ready if needed - Houston Chronicle
With the Astros set to face a string of right-handed starting pitchers - a run that could be eight in the team’s next nine games - the question of when left-handed hitting prospect A.J. Reed could join the team has heightened.

Astros' prospect Alex Bregman will continue to develop in the minors - Houston Chronicle
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow addressed touted infield prospect Alex Bregman before Monday’s game, saying he didn’t have an answer to whether last year’s top pick was ready for the big leagues.

MLB News

The Marlins are leading the wild card race, and they aren’t going away - SBNation.com
The Mets’ slump has opened the door for the Marlins, and here’s why that probably isn’t a fluke.

The Cavs are champs and the Indians are in first - SBNation.com
Monday’s Say Hey, Baseball recognizes Ohio’s great sports day, a ridiculous weekend in the College World Series, and an abysmal time for the White Sox.

College World Series 2016 scores and bracket: 2 straight losses and Miami's tournament is over - SBNation.com
Miami has been eliminated from the College World Series after two straight losses.

College World Series 2016: Bracket, schedule and scores - SBNation.com
IT'S TIME FOR OMAHA.

The Indians posted a picture of LeBron James and the NBA Finals trophy on the Kiss Cam - SBNation.com
With the trophy!