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Game Thread #138: Oakland A's vs. Houston Astros

The Athletics send Felix Doubront to the hill to oppose Mike Fiers this Labor Day.

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Labor Day baseball brings the Houston Astros to town as they face the Oakland Athletics for a three-game set starting at 1:05 PM. Houston will start right-hander Mike Fiers (7-9, 3.54) against Oakland left-hander Felix Doubront (2-1, 3.99).

Today's Lineups

George Springer - RF Billy Burns - CF
Jose Altuve - 2B Mark Canha - 1B
Carlos Correa - SS Josh Reddick - RF
Carlos Gomez - CF Danny Valencia - 3B
Evan Gattis - DH Brett Lawrie - 2B
Marwin Gonzalez - 3B Billy Butler - DH
Chris Carter - 1B Jake Smolinski - LF
Max Stassi - C Josh Phegley - C
Jake Marisnick - LF Marcus Semien - SS
Mike Fiers - RHP Felix Doubront - LHP

Unfortunately, the holiday has caught the main writing staff either at the game (me) or otherwise unavailable, so there won't be any game thread updates and the recap will be rather later than usual.