Alex Bregman out of Astros Lineup on Eve of Jewish New Year

(Photo: Houston Chronicle)


By JL Sports Staff

Third baseman Alex Bregman was out of the Houston Astros lineup Wednesday against the Chicago White Sox the night after hitting an RBI double in Houston’s 3-1 win on Tuesday. Marwin Gonzalez will start at third base in place of Bregman, who will be available to pinch hit, according to manager A.J. Hinch.

Bregman, 24, will have played in 144 of the team’s 151 games (assuming he isn’t used off the bench) and had not seen a break in action since September 8th. Bregman was originally drafted by the Astros with…