Houston Astros News
The Astros are in the middle of playing 13 games in a row with no off days built in to the schedule, so the Astros skipper has decided to give normally every day players a day off here and there.
Since Federowicz is not currently on the Astros 40-man roster, there will be a corresponding move announced later today. I would expect Max Stassi to get a lot more playing time in McCann’s absence (knee soreness).
An interesting way of spinning it...
Gerrit Cole has no doubt been a beast for the Astros thus far, but the players that Pittsburgh received back have been productive so far as well.
How are the Mariners getting it done without two of their best offensive weapons?
Not all of these teams got off to hot starts, but they’re beginning to show signs of improvement recently.
For a guy who does not go deep all that often, I guess Culberson knows how to pick his spots.