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Game Thread No.16: Texas Rangers at Houston Astros, Apr 15, 2018 7:08 PM CDT

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Join the conversation for an epic Sunday Night Baseball showdown between Justin Verlander and "Big Sexy" Bartolo Colon.

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Houston Astros (10-5) vs. Texas Rangers (5-11), April 15, 2018, 7:08 PM CDT


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Pitching Matchup

RHP Justin Verlander (2-0, 1.45 ERA, 23 SO) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (0-0, 1.64 ERA, 10 SO)

Today's Lineups

Texas Rangers Houston Astros
Shin-Soo Choo - RF George Springer - CF
Jurickson Profar - SS Alex Bregman - 3B
Nomar Mazara - DH Jose Altuve - 2B
Adrian Beltre - 3B Carlos Correa - SS
Joey Gallo - LF Josh Reddick - RF
Ronald Guzman - 1B Yuli Gurriel - DH
Robinson Chirinos - C Marwin Gonzalez - 1B
Isiah Kiner-Falefa - 2B Brian McCann - C
Carlos Tocci - CF Derek Fisher - LF
Bartolo Colon - RHP Justin Verlander - RHP

It absolutely cannot get any better than this Sunday Night Baseball matchup as we'll be treated to a matchup of one of the best pitchers in baseball in Justin Verlander vs. the funniest pitcher in baseball in Bartolo Colon. All funny pitching duels aside, losing a series to the Rangers is never fun and the Houston Astros will have work to do tonight in order to head to Seattle with a series win.