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In this April 19, 2013, file photo, Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Brett Anderson delivers to the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning of a baseball game in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Astros manager Bo Porter's been involved in the free-agent process all along. Now he's on the ground in Florida, continuing in his role as recruiter.
The Major League Baseball offseason has already seen its share of bombshell transactions, but it's still waiting for the could indeed happen soon.
True to Jim Crane's declaration that payroll could rise significantly for the 2014 season, the Astros have had a busy few days.
Over the course of the last few years, the "faithful" fans of the Houston Astros have been vastly dwindling.
How the story plays out will be determined by his health and how much of his immense talent remains untapped.
When word leaked Friday morning that the Astros had agreed to a three-year, $30 million deal with right-handed starting pitcher Scott Feldman, the Astros' division-rival Mariners had reportedly just shelled out about $240 million for Robinson Cano.
The Rockies trade of Dexter Fowler did not sit well with a lot of fans. Judging by the terse, angry emails I've received and the chatter on Twitter, Rockies fans are mighty ticked off about the club's recent moves: trading Dexter Fowler to Houston for two unproven players - 23-year-old right-handed pitcher Jordan Lyles and 27-year-old outfielder ... (more)
MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH Dexter Fowler understands the situation he is entering, and he embraces it.
While we got excited about all those new free agents hitting the market after Monday's non-tender deadline, Eno Sarris over at FanGraphs brings us right back down .
Last week, a friend in an MLB front-office told me to expect more old-school trades this winter , i.e., less four-prospects-for-one-star and more big-leaguer-for-big-leaguer swaps, more needs for needs, role players for role players, etc He said teams are overvaluing all of their prospects, which will result in trades that seem lopsided or ... (more)
Earlier this off-season, the Astros named Brent Strom their new pitching coach. At this point, there is really not much known about Strom.