Found April 26, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
The Reds will try to shake off the sting of not being able to close out a series sweep of San Francisco on Thursday. The good news is that despite Thursday’s loss, the Reds have won back-to-back series for the first time this year. Cincinnati continues its home stand by welcoming in Houston (7-12) in the first meeting of the season between the soon-to-be ex-division foes. Surprisingly, the Astros are fresh off their first divisional series of the season, dropping two of three at Milwaukee. Here’s a look at what to expect from this three-game set: Saying not much was expected of Houston in its National League farewell tour would be a bit of an understatement. The Astros have proven to have a couple of intriguing young players, however. Second baseman Jose Altuve is the shortest player in the majors at 5-foot-5 and the second youngest player in the league at just 21, but has turned a lot of heads so far. In a season with nothing to lose, H...
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