Berkman, Hawkins return to Astros
MIAMI -- The Houston Astros are getting a much-needed boost in their lineup.
Berkman is hitting .273 with 18 homers and 55 RBIs this season. He had been on the disabled list since July 23 with a strained left calf.
Hawkins is 1-4 with a 2.32 ERA, and had been on the DL since July 28 due to shingles.
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