To Rest Springer's Sore Knee, Slugger in DH Role

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To Rest Springer's Sore Knee, Slugger in DH Role
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HOUSTON -- Astros manager Bo Porter used the final game before the All-Star break to give the sore right knee of center fielder George Springer a rest, though he wanted to keep his bat in the lineup. Springer started at designated hitter Sunday for the first time.

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