Trade Deadline Daily: Astros not in mix for Jonathan Lucroy

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While teams have been lining up for Milwaukee Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, one club that appears not to be interested is the Houston Astros.

Jerry Crasnick's take: Lucroy is out of the lineup Thursday against Arizona lefty Robbie Ray, but hold the hysteria. It's a day game after a night game and Lucroy is hitting .238 against left-handers this season, so it makes sense for Brewers manager Craig Counsell to rest him in favor of Martin Maldonado. There's a good chance Lucroy gets moved by Monday's trade deadline, but he's sitting Thursday because it was a scheduled day off -- not because a trade is imminent.