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Astros Vs. Cubs: Game 1 Preview, TV Info And More

The Houston Astros will look to get back on track after dropping two of three games against the Texas Rangers this past weekend. They'll now turn their attention to the Chicago Cubs for the first time this season.

Bud Norris will take the hill in Houston, and so far this season that has been a recipe for success. Norris is 2-0 with a 2.03 ERA at home this year in four starts.

Opposing Norris will be Matt Garza, who in four career starts against the Astros has yet to beat them. Carlos Lee has taken Garza deep twice in 13 career at-bats against him.

Game Date/Time: Monday, May 21, 7:05 p.m. CT

Location: Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas

Pitching Matchup: Bud Norris (4-1, 3.58 ERA) vs. Matt Garza (2-1, 2.58 ERA)

TV: Fox Sports Houston

Radio: 740 KTRH, 1010 KLAT

Online Streaming:

For more on the Houston Astros, check out From The Crawfish Boxes. Chicago Cubs news and info can be found at Bleed Cubbie Blue, and all your MLB news is available at Baseball Nation.

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