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Good question, but the Astros hitting/pitching coach can tell the hitters "look for this pitch" the pitcher has to study around a dozen guys.

Also kinda hoping for a reverse jinx on this. (Fingers crossed)

And the pitcher can know, which one cant hit the curve, slider or fastball.

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HOUSTON ASTROS O (AUGUST 1st)

Jonathan Villar - SS

L.J. Hoes - CF

Jason Castro - C

Chris Carter - DH

Brett Wallace - 1B

Marc Krauss - RF

Jimmy Paredes - 2B

Matt Dominguez - 3B

Robbie Grossman - LF

Jordan Lyles - RHP (4-4, 4.92 ERA)

http://baseballpress.com/lineup.php

Interesting that Hoes is in CF....Didnt someone in the Orioles say he wasnt a good outfielder?

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I don't like the idea of pitching a guy against his former team. Didn't work out well for Feldman... Kinda feels like the hitter has an advantage, they know the guy's stuff.

What has Feldman got to do with this. He came from the Cubs. The team hasn't

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A season high 8 strikeouts for Norris tonight. :)

DAVID STEFAN NORRIS O (vs. ASTROS, 8/01) *

IP:O 6

H:o. 4

R:O. 2

BB:. 2

SO:. 8 O(SEASON HIGH)

Pitches: 104 (65 Strikes, 39 Balls)

2013 ERA: 3.89 OO 3.00 (ORIOLES) OO 3.93 (ASTROS)

* Norris Career Debut for the Orioles

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PITCHES BY INNING

14 (11 Strikes, 3 Balls)

21 (13 Strikes, 8 Balls)

18 (11 Strikes, 7 Balls)

19 (11 Strikes, 8 Balls)

11 (61 Strikes, 5 Balls)

21 (13 Strikes, 8 Balls)

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