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Astros-Rangers series moves from Houston to Florida

Astros-Rangers series moves from Houston to Florida

With the city of Houston still reeling from widespread flooding and continued rain in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, the Astros’ series against the Texas Rangers this week has been moved to Florida.

The Astros and Rangers will play their three-game series at the Tropicana Dome in St. Petersburg, Fla., Major League Baseball announced Monday. The league and its players’ union also announced a joint donation of $1 million to hurricane relief efforts in Houston.

The Astros-Rangers series is scheduled Tuesday through Thursday. The league said no decision had been made about where the Astros’ weekend series against the New York Mets would take place, although there have been...

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