Astros Manager AJ Hinch Updates the Lineup for the Doubleheader on 790

Manager AJ Hinch joined Matt Thomas for his weekly visit on Tuesday afternoon on SportsTalk790 and gave an update on how the lineup will change for a double-header today and a 3rd game tomorrow in the afternoon. The Astros will play three games within 24 hours.

Here's are some highlights of what Hinch discussed:

  • The Astros have called up Myles Straw as their 26th player available for only Game 2 of the double-header on Tuesday.
  • Straw will start Game 2 at second base to give Altuve the night off
  • Alex Bregman and Josh Reddick will sit out Game 1
  • Springer, Correa & Gurriel are scheduled to play in all three games

Matt Thomas

Matt Thomas

"The Matt Thomas Show" airs noon-3 p.m. daily on SportsTalk790 (790 AM and 94.5-2 HD) with in-depth analysis on Houston sports including the Astros and the Rockets! Read more


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