Houston (3rd - AL West) at Seattle (2nd - AL West)

Matchup Details
Sat, Sep 17 - Safeco Field
First Pitch - 9:10 PM ET
W/LUnitsHomeAwayO/URL W/LRL Units
Houston 77-70-6.8941-3336-3766-7367-80-10.82
Seattle 78-691.2540-3238-3774-6773-740.07
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
A LOOK BACK
 
INJURY REPORT
Houston
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
2BJ. Altuve
Ques Fri
Shoulder
04/28/17
Altuve has a shoulder injury and his availability for Friday's game against the Athletics is in question.0-0
$+0
0-0
RFG. Springer
Ques Fri
Hamstring
04/27/17
Springer has been held out of the last two games due to a hamstring injury and his status for Friday's game against the Athletics is unknown.0-2
$-200
1-1
CFT. Hernandez
Out indefinitely
Knee
04/26/17
Hernandez has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left knee injury and is expected to need a lengthy absence to recover.0-2
$-200
1-1
RPJ. Gustave
Out indefinitely
Forearm
04/20/17
Gustave is on the 10-day disabled list with tightness in his right forearm and is without a clear timetable for return.4-3
$+86
4-3
SPC. McHugh
Early June
Elbow
04/08/17
McHugh is on the 10-day disabled list with a right elbow impingement and will miss a minimum of six weeks.14-8
$+341
11-11
SPD. Paulino
Out indefinitely
Elbow
04/02/17
Paulino has been placed on the 10-day disabled list as he is dealing with a bone bruise in his right elbow and it is unclear as to how much time he will need to recover.14-8
$+341
11-11
CFJ. Marisnick
Out indefinitely
Concussion
04/25/17
Marisnick is on the 7-day concussion disabled list and is without a clear timetable for return.1-2
$-100
1-2
Seattle
PPlayerStatusNotesW/LO/U
LFM. Haniger
Late May
Oblique
04/26/17
Haniger is on the 10-day disabled list with a strained oblique muscle and will likely be sidelined for three-to-four weeks.2-0
$+232
0-2
SPF. Hernandez
Mid May
Shoulder
04/26/17
Hernandez is on the 10-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.2-0
$+232
0-2
RPS. Simmons
Late May
Forearm
04/25/17
Simmons has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a right flexor strain but could return towards the end of May.10-13
$-306
10-13
RPS. Cishek
Early May
Hip
04/20/17
Cishek has been placed on the 10-day disabled list while he recovers from offseason surgery to repair the torn labrun in his left hip but is aiming to return to the bullpen by the by the start of May.10-13
$-306
10-13
SSS. O'Malley
Early May
Appendix
04/20/17
O'Malley had an appendectomy performed and is expected to be out until the beginning of May.10-13
$-306
10-13
SPD. Smyly
Late May
Arm
04/10/17
Smyly has been transferred to the 60-day disabled list with a flexor strain in his pitching elbow and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to recover.10-13
$-306
10-13
RECENT TRENDS
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Houston Astros tightened things up a bit in the American League wild-card race by winning the series opener and look to make it even more interesting when they visit the Seattle Mariners on Saturday for the middle contest of their three-game set. Houston rolled past Seattle ace Felix Hernandez on Friday, scoring six runs over the first five innings en route to a 6-0 triumph that kept it four games behind Baltimore and Toronto for a wild-card spot.

 
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