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• Closer Wilton Lopez is battling flu symptoms and it was questionable whether he would be able to pitch for the Astros in Monday's series opener at Wrigley Field. He's been sick for a few days.

• Bench coach Joe Pettini will be away from the team for the final three games of the season following the death of his father. Catching coordinator Matt Sinatro will serve as bench coach.

• Closer Wilton Lopez is battling flu symptoms and it was questionable whether he would be able to pitch for the Astros in Monday's series opener at Wrigley Field. He's been sick for a few days.

• Bench coach Joe Pettini will be away from the team for the final three games of the season following the death of his father. Catching coordinator Matt Sinatro will serve as bench coach.