Fact-checking the Astros’ slow start
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Fact-checking the Astros’ slow start

Senior writer of SweetSpot baseball blog Former deputy editor of Page 2 Been with ESPN.com since 1995 The numbers stand out more than they normally would after 16 Major League Baseball games — for reasons we are all too familiar with that…

Source: Pirates-Cardinals series this week ppd.
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Source: Pirates-Cardinals series this week ppd.

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ series this week against the Cardinals has been postponed, a source told ESPN’s Buster Olney. MLB announced that Monday’s game between the two teams had been postponed after Pittsburgh’s flight to St. Louis on Sunday was canceled. The two…