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Monday, July 11, 2016

Getting Jose Altuve out a daily dilemma for pitchers - Houston Chronicle

He’s a freak.

“The No. 1 thing is you can’t really strike him out, so that eliminates a lot of outs,” Greinke said. “And he can kind of hit anything.

“It’s weird. It’s not like he has some super strength where if you make a mistake he crushes it. It’s just no matter what you do, he’s probably going to bat close to .300. And if you leave it over the middle, it would probably be closer to .350.”

The latter is roughly where Altuve’s batting average will sit entering this week’s All-Star break. The four-time All-Star is batting an American League-best .343. His multi-hit games (35) nearly double his hitless ones (20).

Jim Furtado Posted: July 11, 2016 at 07:50 AM | 10 comment(s)
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Monday, April 18, 2016

Altuve HR sets Astros on course for first series win - Houston Chronicle

Jose Altuve, home run hitter.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 18, 2016 at 08:45 AM | 0 comment(s)
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