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Astros Crawfish Boil: July 15th, 2019

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Astros News

It was a feast of offense as the Astros downed the Rangers 12-4 yesterday to split the series (Houston Chronicle)
But these two Astros fans behind the plate may have been the best part of the game (CUT4)
It looks like help is on the way as Diaz and Correa head out for rehab assignments (MLB Trade Rumors)
Unfortunately there is some bad news as Peacock has suffered a setback during his rehab (
Which throws the Astros rotation into complete disarray (The Athletic, $$$)
Maybe Collin McHugh should get another crack at starting? (House of Houston)
It looks like the Astros will employ an opener against the Angels tonight, with Josh James getting the nod (Texas Sports Nation)
So it’s a good thing James’ change in approach has been paying off recently (Houston Chronicle)
Maybe Osuna could use a change with how much he’s struggled recently (Texas Sports Nation)
Get familiar with Hooks pitcher Enoli Paredes, as you might just be seeing him in 2020 (The Runner Sports)

Around the League

The Tampa Bay Rays came just short of pitching MLB’s first-ever combined perfect game (
The trade season is beginning in earnest as the Red Sox landed Andrew Cashner from the Orioles (Fansided)
And the A’s have made a move, picking up starting pitcher Homer Bailey from the Royals (ESPN)
Mike Trout is day-to-day with a groin strain, which might just be good news for the visiting Astros (
What’s not good news is Jonathan Lucroy missing three weeks after undergoing surgery to repair his nasal fracture from the Marisnick hit (MLB Trade Rumors)