Dexter Fowler Move Proves That Competition Still Key In Houston Astros’ Scheme
Ron Chenoy - USA TODAY Sports

One thing has always remained throughout the adversity and the Jim Crane/Jeff Luhnow administration, and that’s the tremendous sense of competition within the Houston Astros clubhouse. Dexter Fowler is traditionally a center fielder. So is George Springer. The fact that […]

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It’s been said many times, perhaps too many times, but the concept of competition being key for the Houston Astros is continually proving to be effective, and they’ve played right into that strategy with their latest addition. Alex Presley isn’t […]

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Jim Cowsert - USA TODAY Sports

When it was announced that Lucas Harrell would start in the Houston Astros‘ Spring Training opener, I made mention that he had a huge hill to climb to work his way back into starting rotation contention. Well, for all intents […]

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David Manning - USA TODAY Sports

This one was pretty easy to see coming. The Houston Astros spent very little of their offseason resources on filling the void at first base. They instead chose the sleeper pick of Jesus Guzman, who has been nothing short of […]

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David Manning - USA TODAY Sports

Last year, the Houston Astros made it pretty clear that it was about the time that new contracts would be rolling around to protect the players that they wanted to build for the future with. The first piece of that […]

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Jonathan Singleton Houston Astros Philadelphia Phillies Marijuana

Former Philadelphia Phillies first base prospect Jonathan Singleton, a key element of the Hunter Pence trade in 2011 and currently the top 1B prospect in all of baseball with the Houston Astros, recently admitted to an addiction to marijuana after two […]

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Jarred Cosart

Last season, pitcher Jarred Cosart was able to turn heads in Houston while pitching in just 10 games for the Astros. In his short time at the major league level, he went 1-1 with a stellar 1.95 ERA and had Astros […]

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Troy Taormina - USA TODAY Sports

It was a big worry when Jason Castro neared his arbitration with the Houston Astros this off season. That big worry was not at all put to rest when they extended a one-year deal to avoid arbitration. Rumors began circulating […]

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Kim Klement - USA TODAY Sports

You could say Marc Krauss made as strong a case as he could for his inclusion on the Houston Astros‘ 25-man roster right out of the gate. Krauss put together a 2-for-3 game with an RBI out of the all-important […]

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