The Astros are off to a rough start with their pitching. On Sunday it was announced that after his game against the Mariners Astros ace Justin Verlander had a forearm strain and would be out for at least two weeks to be reevaluated. In addition to Verlander, Zack Greinke is off to a slow start with his velocity looking a little sluggish compared to recent years. SI senior writer Tom Verducci shares the latest with the Astros bullpen and where they go from here.
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