Before Joe Musgrove recorded an out Tuesday night, his fourth major league start had unraveled. Each of the six batters he faced managed hits. Four came around to score.
During the Astros' three-game series at PNC Park this week, reliever Michael Feliz need only look behind him to the Pirates' bullpen to see a face he's known much of life.
The Astros will be without veteran infielder Luis Valbuena for the remainder of the season, manager A.J. said Tuesday. Valbuena is scheduled to undergo surgery in the next couple of days to repair a tendon in his right hamstring, an injury that kept him out since July 26.
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