By John Schlegel As the White Sox prepared for another getaway day Sunday, it was apparent that some might be getting away more than others during their upcoming road trip, including starter Jake Peavy. Meanwhile, Astros righty Bud Norris is also gearing up for a potential Deadline move. …read more
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HOUSTON — Rick Ankiel and the Houston Astros made an impressive debut in the American League, trouncing the Texas Rangers 8-2 Sunday night in the major league opener and giving Bo Porter a win in his first game as manager.
Ankiel launched a pinch-hit three-run shot for the first homer this season, Bud Norris pitched well for the win and Erik Bedard threw 3 1-3 scoreless innings for his first career save.