Jan 17, 2014
Astros offseason: The spring training invite paradox
Inviting rookies to big league camp is a great idea, but is it meaningful? Can any of these guys make jumps to the Opening Day roster? What's the most prevalent Astros debate from now until the end of spring training? Of course, it's whether Cesar Izturis or Gregorio Petit will start at short for Oklahoma City.
Correa, Appel receive invites to big league camp
Several of the Astros' top Minor League prospects will get a chance to impress the Major League coaching staff this spring with invitations to big league camp, a list that includes former No.
Climbing Tal's Hill
The Bullpen Just Got Better
Watching the Houston Astros all of last season, everyone knew the bullpen was a glaring weakness.
Astros outright Rhiner Cruz to Oklahoma City
Two years after the Astros selected reliever Rhiner Cruz with the top pick in the Rule 5 draft, the right-hander has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Class AAA Oklahoma City's roster.