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The Jackson Sun
Clubhouse confidential: Astros 'model' taking shape
Note: USA TODAY Sports' Paul White, via car, causeway, plane and rail, will eventually reach every major league camp this spring.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
TCB Astros March Madness 2014: LJ Hoes vs Josh Fields
Round 2 of the TCB Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament is underway. From now until the end of Spring Training 64 players will spend the next several weeks facing off in a head to head public vote to determine who advances to the next round and who will eventually be crowned the communities favorite Astros player.
Across the Astros board: An interview with Mike Elias, Director of Amateur Scouting
Astros Scouting Director Mike Elias applauds alongside General Manager Jeff Luhnow as Mark Appel is introduced to fans as the first pick of the 2013 MLB Draft.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Climbing Tal's Hill
Luhnow speaks at MIT
Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow was in Boston today to speak at the Sloan Sports Analytics Conference .
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Potential starter L.J. Hoes works on getting more lift on hits
L.J. Hoes thinks no matter what happens with the Astros' outfield competitions, the competitors will be OK with it.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
TCB Astros March Madness 2014: Matt Albers vs LJ Hoes
TCB's Astros Fan Favorite March Madness Tournament is underway. From now until the end of Spring Training 64 players will spend the next several weeks facing off in a head to head public vote to determine who advances to the next round and who will eventually be crowned the communities favorite Astros player.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Climbing Tal's Hill
We Have Found Kyle Weiland; He Will be at the Minor League Mini-Camp
Now that all of the Houston Astros have been accounted for, with the exception of Japhet Amador , Spring Training is in full swing.
Dark-Horse Contenders for Key Rotation Battles in Spring Training
Oftentimes, one of the fiercest competitions of all is the battle for the No. 5 spot in the rotation.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Baltimore Sun
Orioles stilll pursuing free agents Kendrys Morales and Ervin Santana, source says
The ink has only just dried on the Orioles ' monumental four-year deal with starter Ubaldo Jimenez , but the club remains interested in acquiring at least one other big-ticket free agent.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Reasons for All 30 MLB Fanbases to Be Excited in 2014
Spring training brings the promise of warmer weather and finds players, coaches, front office personnel and fans all beginning to fill with excitement and optimism over the upcoming season.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Report: Orioles to sign Ubaldo Jimenez
Ubaldo Jimenez, a 2010 All-Star, was 13-9 with a 3.30 ERA for the Indians in 2013.
The Forgotten Eight: Astros With Upside
While fans drool over a loaded farm system, these eight players are the same age or younger than top prospect George Springer, have high pedigrees of their own, and already have MLB experience.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Astros revamped pitching staff reports
Houston Astros catcher Max Stassi prepares to catch the all during a spring training baseball workout, Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Kissimmee, Fla.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Astros know 1 thing about pitching staff: it will be different from last year
The Houston Astros know one thing about their pitching staff this year: It will be different from last season's crew.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
2014 MLB Preview: Houston Astros
Are the Houston Astros still considered a major league baseball team? It was hard to tell after watching the season end on a 15 game losing streak and 111 losses overall.
Orioles sign P Yoon to three-year deal
The Baltimore Orioles finally made a somewhat significant offseason signing, agreeing to a three year, $5.5 million contract with pitcher Suk-min Yoon.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Complete Houston Astros 2014 Spring Training Preview
Just looking at what the Houston Astros are putting on the field, it can be difficult to see a light at the end of this long, dark tunnel.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
The Miami Herald
Orioles lose out on pitcher Bronson Arroyo to the Diamondbacks
The Baltimore Orioles were in the race for free-agent starter Bronson Arroyo, one of their top offseason targets, until the very end, but ultimately saw the right-hander agree to a two-year deal worth a guaranteed $23.5 million with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.