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Astros Crawfish Boil: May 21st, 2019

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Astros News

Astros pitching was on point last night as they shutout the ChiSox to take game 1 of the series (Houston Chronicle)
Tyler White managed his first homer of the season in that game, with some inspiration from Kris Bryant (
Marisnick has been raking lately, which could lead to the end of Houston’s roster crunch (The Athletic, $$$)
And he would sit down to answer some questions about his recent success (Houston Culturemap)
Things are looking good for Springer’s back according to recent reports (Housotn Chronicle)
The White Sox might be getting a glimpse of their future as they see the results of Houston’s rebuild (NBC Sports)
They might also be a glimpse of your future if you eat like Correa and Altuve and work out and drop all that weight and... well, maybe just try a recipe (Houston Chronicle)
Looks like Ellen is going to be filming at the Juice Box this Wednesday (KHOU 11)

Around the League

Julio Urías will be reinstated after being accused of domestic violence due to lack of evidence (CBS Sports)
It was pretty bad for the Angels last night as both Shohei Ohtani and Andrelton Simmons would leave the game on back-to-back plays (MLB Trade Rumors)
Mets fans also got some bad news as already-injured-slugger Yoenis Cespedes fractured his ankle after a “violent fall from a non-horse” at his ranch (ESPN)
So can the Mets maybe get out of that big contract they owe him now? (SNY)
Adam Eaton and Tom Frazier puffed out their chests and made angry noises at each other last night (
The Yankees and Red Sox will play each other on turf for the first time when they meet in London later this June (AP News)