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Such lists are consistently fun to read, but few of them analyze transactions from the standpoints of the players themselves.
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Round 2 is in the books. Here is the bracket for the next round which starts today and runs through the weekend: As mentioned above Danry Vasquez takes on George Springer, what's interesting about the matchup is Springer got 251 votes and Vasquez got 241.
The Major League Baseball rookie class is full of talent that includes the New Yok Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka and the St. Louis Cardinals' Michael Wacha.
David Laurila of FanGraphs has a collection of fascinating interviews with minor league players on the trials and tribulations of trying to make the majors.
Heck, why not make this a weekly feature? Checking in on the stock of the Astros roster thus far this spring.
I think that the most interesting and somewhat wide open battle of the spring is the competition for the starting rotation.
Washington Nationals' starter Gio Gonzalez struck out five straight batters before the Houston Astros got to him in the second.
Gio Gonzalez struck out the first five batters he faced then struggled to get out of the second inning as the Washington Nationals lost to the Houston Astros 7-3 Monday night.
On Monday, the Astros announced that four more players had been optioned to minor league camp.
Spring Training is here and with that comes chaotic scorecards and day games, only a handful of which actually get televised.
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.
Jon Singleton is considered the top first base prospect in baseball - a big, dynamic left-handed hitter with power and composure who can use the entire field.
Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey warms up in the first inning against the Houston Astros in a spring training exhibition game at Osceola County Stadium.
Kissimmee, FL - Jason Castro hit a two-run home run to help the Houston Astros to a 4-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Grapefruit League action on Sunday.
Good morning boys and girls, it's time for another round of rousing previews and Spring Training stories.