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Series Summary

Final 1-1
Tue 8/13 6 @ 2
Tue 8/13 1 @ 4
South Side Sox Aug 13, 2019
Gamethread: Astros at White Sox (Game 1)

Gamethread: Astros at White Sox (Game 1)

But not too juicy: Please throw strikes, Dylan. | Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Cease takes on Greinke in the first game of a straight doubleheader It may seem like the Chicago White Sox are about to be steamrolled by a team that just ate the Baltimore Orioles for dinner 23-2 a few nights ago; Houston’s bats that have been more dangerous than its vaunted rotation as of late. Zack Greinke allowed five runs in his six-inning debut for the Astros. He got the W as the Astros handily bested the Rockies 11-6, but it was hardly a pitchers’ duel. If Dylan Cease can rein it in and Welington...
The Crawfish Boxes Aug 13, 2019
Game threads 120 & 121 Aug 13, 2019, 3:40 CDT, Astros vs White Sox (Doubleheader)

Game threads 120 & 121 Aug 13, 2019, 3:40 CDT, Astros vs White Sox (Doubleheader)

Photo by Mohammed Hamoud/ Zack Greinke and Gerrit Cole both toe the rubber today for the Astros in a traditional doubleheader following Monday’s rainout. Two games. One thread to rule them all. Yesterday’s scheduled game between the Houston Astros and Chicago White Sox has been rescheduled due to rain to be part of a traditional doubleheader today. pic.twitter.com/SffiGSbJhb— Chicago White Sox (@whitesox) August 12, 2019 The White Sox attempted to close the roof to Guaranteed Rate Field, until they realized their stadium was designed by the architects who built restaurants in...
The Crawfish Boxes Aug 13, 2019
Astros Crawfish Boil: August 13th, 2019

Astros Crawfish Boil: August 13th, 2019

Start your morning with some of the best Astros links around Check out the rest of the Crawfish Boxes here Astros News The Astros and White Sox will play two today after yesterday’s rainout (ABC 13)And the Sox will get to face Gerrit Cole the Strikeout Machine in the second one (The Ringer)As well as Yordan Alvarez, who has turned the Rookie of the Year polling on its head (Astros.com)The 2020 schedule is here for the Astros (Houston Chronicle)Does something need to be done about Osuna and his closer role? (Houston Sportsmap)Kyle Tucker has been on a power surge this season for the...

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    Gerrit Cole

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  • Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke

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  • Yordan Alvarez

    Yordan Alvarez

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  • Dylan Cease

    Dylan Cease

    Astros halt Cease’s doubleheader opener win streak