George Springer Houston Astros

The Houston Astros are well on the way to yet another ugly season as the youth movement continues to grind forward. However, a glimpse of a possible future has been provided by the long anticipated debut of top prospect George […]

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Rick Osentoski - USA TODAY Sports

The Houston Astros‘ 2014 outfield has the potential to be really, really good. If it turns out to be Robbie Grossman in left, Dexter Fowler in center and George Springer in right, you’d be hard-pressed to find a more defensively tight […]

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Lance Berkman

It will be a long time before another MLB teams has a nickname quite like the “Killer Bee” Houston Astros of the late 1990s and early 2000s. The odds of Jeff Bagwell, Lance Berkman and Craig Biggio all winding up […]

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Troy Taormina - USA TODAY Sports

Many forget that prior to their three-consecutive 100-loss seasons, the Houston Astros were a dominant force in the MLB. They won the NL Central in 1997, 1998, 1999 and 2001 as well as winning the Wild Card in 2004 and 2005 […]

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Derick Hingle - USA TODAY Sports

Ranking 21st overall as the fifth-best outfielder on the top 100 prospects list is kind of a big deal, but these two rankings are still incredibly low when considering the work that George Springer has put in for the Houston […]

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David Manning - USA TODAY Sports

First of all, I did not think the Houston Astros should have been bidding on Masahiro Tanaka in the first place. The fact that the final teams in the running for Tanaka had to offer at least a six-year, $120 […]

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Troy Taormina - USA TODAY Sports

If there is one positive to take out of the Houston Astros only signing Jason Castro to a one-year deal, it’s that they did indeed avoid arbitration. And maybe it will be seen that the one-year deal was just to […]

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izturis

Remember the whole, “no signing is a bad signing for the Houston Astros” theory? Well, it proves correct again here. While it did not necessarily apply to Lyle Overbay, Cesar Izturis brings something else to the table. The Astros have […]

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