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Astros’ win streak comes to an end with loss to White Sox

Astros’ win streak comes to an end with loss to White Sox

chron.com Updated Jun 17, 2013
Box score Not even Bud Norris at Minute Maid Park, a potential five-game winning streak and a four-game series sweep of the struggling Chicago White Sox could cover up the Astros’ season-long strikeout problem. An offense that spent the initial part of …
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  • Astros sign second-rounder Thurman, three more draft picks

    Astros sign second-rounder Thurman, three more draft picks

    chron.com Jun 17, 2013
    The Houston Astros announced today the signing of right-handed pitcher Andrew Thurman, who was selected in the second round of the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft. The Astros also announced the signings of LHP Jordan Mills (28th round), RHP Jorge Perez…
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  • Raw Sewage Flooded The Locker Rooms In Oakland Yesterday

    Raw Sewage Flooded The Locker Rooms In Oakland Yesterday

    deadspin.com Jun 17, 2013
    It has not been a great few years for hygiene at the stadia of the American League West. Earlier this year, a Houston Astros vendor pooped next to his snowcones. Before that, rats scurried all over Angel Stadium. (And, oh god, let us not forget the bees…
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  • Video - White Sox Double Up Astros 00:32

    White Sox Double Up Astros

    Jun 17
    Dayan Viciedo's triple lifts the White Sox past the Astros 4-2.