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Spring training gamethread 3/12: Astros vs SS Nationals, 12:05 p.m.
Join the conversation as the Astros take on the nationals.
Today vs. WSH: Fowler-cf; Altuve-2b; Castro-c; Krauss-DH; Carter-1b; Dominguez-3b; Hoes-rf; Grossman-lf; Villar-ss; Williams-p
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TCB Astros March Madness 2014: Dallas Keuchel vs LJ Hoes
Pitcher Dallas Keuchel vs outfielder LJ Hoes
Round 2 of the TCB Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament is underway. From now until the end ...
Three free agents who should have signed with the Astros
Edward S. Garza looks at three players who signed with the wrong team this past winter.
This time of year, it’s common for baseball writers to compile lists of the best and worst moves of the offseason. Such lists are consistently fu...
Weekly MLB Draft 2014 Discussion: It's the First Mock Draft!
There's a mock draft out…so naturally we discussed it!
The biggest thing on the plate this week in relation to the draft was that Matt Garrioch of Minor League Ball posted his first mock draft recently.
2014 TCB Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament: Round 2 Wrap-up
Wrapping up round 2 of the tournament and looking ahead to the sweet 16.
Tournament voting rules, methodology and schedule
Round 2 is in the books. Here is the bracket for the next round which starts today ...
B-Bye Brett: Wallace Released by Astros
The Brett Wallace experiment has come to an end as the Astros release the first baseman midway through Spring Training.
Brett Wallace no longer has a future with the Houston Astros. According ...
Wednesday's Daily Boil: Examining the Coors Field Effect
Jeff Sullivan analyzes data to help determine if players' offensive production really does plummet after leaving Colorado. What does this mean for our very own Dexter Fowler?
When the Astros traded for Dexter Fowler earlier this offseason,...
Tuesday's Three Astros Things
Talking about PEDs, the strength of the AL West and the meaning of spring stats...
Some things to talk about while things get super creepy since Mr. Met joined Twitter...
1) Player X on PEDs
Spring training 2014: Astros weekly stock report
Heck, why not make this a weekly feature? Checking in on the stock of the Astros roster thus far this spring.
Let's keep this simple. Five players rising and falling this week. Who's been making the most of spring training and who's fallin...
Weekly College Update: 3/7-3/9
Oregon State has a stable of draft eligible prospects that have scouts filling seats wherever they play.
Bottom of the ninth and we're only up one…it's time for a call to the pen and bring in the closer.
In this scenario, Anthony i...
Twitter Scouting Report: David Coleman
A few days late, but here's my Twitter scouting report
Before the NBA season kicked off, our SB Nation brethren The Dream Shake came up with a very neat idea. They put together a post giving scouting reports on all their staff. It served n...
TCB Astros Baseball Podcast: Spring Training Position Battles and Cuts and a Nolan Ryan Fathead
Astros Spring Training position battles and cuts. Players including: Japher Amador, Jack Armstrong Jr., Marc Krauss, Jon Singleton, George Springer, Jonathan Villar. Nolan Ryan's devious plan to take over the Astros.
Spring training gamethread 3/10: Astros at Nationals, 5:05 p.m.
Join the conversation at the Astros take on the Nationals.
Astros lineup: 8 Fowler 6 Villar 3 Guzman DH Carter 5 Dominguez 9 Springer 2 Corporan 7 Hoes 4 Petit. RHP Harrell
TCB Astros March Madness 2014: Robbie Grossman vs Jonathan Villar
Outfielder Robbie "Bob" Grossman vs shortstop Jonathan Villar
Round 2 of the TCB Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament is underway. From no...
Monday's Three Astros Things
Talking about Ground Control, another legal update and the Astros offense...
Some things to talk about while the stupid Cardinals are the most trustworthy team in the league...
Spring training 2014: Astros announce second wave of cuts
Four players on the 40-man roster are optioned to the minors
On Monday, the Astros announced that four more players had been optioned to minor league camp. Included in the goup are LHP Luis Cruz, RHP
Spring training 2014: Astros minor league game schedule set
Here's a list of the Astros spring training games for the minor league club.
The Astros opened their minor league spring training camp last week and will begin games on Friday. Here's a quick list of the scheduled games for the minor leagu...
The Many GIFs of Scott Feldman
Scott Feldman in all his GIF glory.
Baseball is back! GIFs are back! Sort of.
Spring Training is here and with that comes chaotic scorecards and day games, only a handful of which actually get televised. Which means the opportunities for ...
TCB Astros March Madness 2014: Jon Singleton vs Danry Vasquez
First base prospect Jon Singleton vs outfield prospect Danry Vasquez
Round 2 of the TCB Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament is underway....