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Houston Astros News
Twins 7, Astros 5: Minnesota rallies to spoil Jose Altuve’s late grand slam (houstonchronicle.com)
Lance McCullers Jr. No Longer Throwing Off Mound (mlbtraderumors.com)
Astros: Yordan Alvarez reaches Aaron Judge territory amid torrid season (clutchpoints.com)
Mauricio Dubón gets rare start in left field as Astros look for ways to get him in lineup (houstocnhronicle.com)
MLB: Minnesota Twins at Houston Astros | Fieldlevel | news-daily.com (news-daily.com)
AL West News
What’s Gotten Into The Texas Rangers? – OutKick (outkick.com)
1x All-Star With Milwaukee Brewers DFA’d By Oakland Athletics (wisportsheroics.com)
Angels’ Logan O’Hoppe continues to learn the ropes while rehabbing (ocregister.com)
The Mariners are surging, which players are on the rise? (komonews.com)
Elephant Rumblings: Cancer-free Liam Hendriks poised for MLB return (athleticsnation.com)
Gary Sánchez, Padres agree to deal (si.com)
Houston Astros Birthdays
Right-handed pitcher Mike LaCoss (67) appeared as a swingman for the Astros from 1982 through 1984. In 118 appearances, including 43 starts, he went 18-18 with a 3.83 ERA. He struck out 190 in 385 innings, racking up a 3.63 FIP and a 1.418 WHIP.