Astros go away off Odorizzi; White Sox sans Keuchel


HOUSTON — Each the Houston Astros and Chicago White Sox left off veteran pitchers when setting their rosters for the groups’ American League Division Collection.

Houston right-hander Jake Odorizzi wasn’t among the many 12 pitchers the group for the best-of-five sequence. Odorizzi struggled in his first season with the Astros after signing a three-year, $23.5 million contract, going 6-7 with a 4.21 ERA.

Left-hander Dallas Keuchel did not get a spot on a Chicago roster that additionally has 12 pitchers. Keuchel was 9-9 with a career-high 5.28 ERA this season.

The Astros included six outfielders on their roster. Rookie Jose Siri obtained the ultimate outfield spot; his availability was in query as a result of he broke his proper pinkie final week.

Additionally omitted from Houston’s roster was reliever Blake Taylor, who made 51 appearances and recorded a 3.16 ERA this season.

The White Sox have seven infielders, 5 outfielders and two catchers on their roster. Houston goes with 5 infielders and three catchers.

The Related Press contributed to this report.