Worth noting

Worth noting

• Castro and his wife, Maris, will be visiting Joe Moreno Elementary in Houston on Thursday afternoon to deliver books as part of their Castro's Kids literary initiative. The Castros have donated more than 17,000 books to the Houston Independent School District this year. Selected students from the school will receive Astros memorabilia and an all-expenses paid trip to Minute Maid Park to see an Astros game.

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