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  1. J.D. Martinez's Swing Change Brings More Good News For Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Rant Sports

    When the Houston Astros traded Hunter Pence away in 2011, it was a young outfielder named J.D. Martinez who was tasked with filling the huge gap that was left.


  2. Could J.D. Martinez Make the Astros & Have an ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    If it seems like J.D. Martinez has been around for a while, then you are not alone.


  3. Revamped swing offers Martinez new outlookRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Houston Astros

    The change was about as drastic as they come. J.D. Martinez altered the way he holds his hands, positions his feet and moves his hips.


  4. J.D. Martinez changes 'everything' about swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    In spring training, it's not uncommon to hear a hitter or pitcher say they changed something.


  5. Astros join in rally for peace in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    The Astros rallied around Venezuela on Sunday, asking for peace in a country where thousands protested on Saturday in opposition to the 10-month old government.


  6. Astros Photo Day SpectacularRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    I'm sure everyone remembers photo day? For twelve years, your mom would try to make sure you had clean shirt for your class photo.


  7. A Little DisappointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    There is no question that the Houston Astros will be better in the 2014 season. The minor leagues have consistently been improving.


  8. Where is Jonathan Singleton?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    The official reporting date for Spring Training was Wednesday with the first official workout for the full squad being Thursday.


  9. Jesus Guzman gives Astros new option at first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    The Astros were interested in free agent Michael Morse this winter. They inquired about the Mariners' Justin Smoak.


  10. Astros report: Veteran pitchers try to blend with youthful rosterRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    Scott Feldman and Jerome Williams aren't parading around the "leader" label. The veteran Astros newcomers will try more to be themselves rather than overtly try to be leaders, at least right away.


  11. Astros Minor Leagues: Five underrated prospects not to ignoreRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    Three weeks ago, one of our writers emailed the group with the news that prospect Brandon Meredith had just signed an endorsement contract with 44 Pro Gloves.


  12. Swydan: Astros not the worst teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2014 | ESPN

    The Houston Astros have not been very good the past three seasons. They haven't cracked 60 wins, and have generally played an unwatchable brand of baseball while doing so.


  13. Houston Astros: 2014 Outfield OutlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2014 | Rant Sports

    The Houston Astros ' 2014 outfield has the potential to be really, really good. If it turns out to be Robbie Grossman in left, Dexter Fowler in center and George Springer in right, you'd be hard-pressed to find a more defensively tight outfield in MLB .


  14. Astros offseason: The spring training invite paradoxRead the original story

    Jan 17, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    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.


  15. Correa, Appel receive invites to big league campRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2014 | Houston Astros

    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.


  16. Astros invite Appel, Correa to spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | KHOU-TV Houston

    HOUSTON The Houston Astros have announced their non-roster invitees for Spring Training and among them are the team's last two number one overall draft picks.


  17. Astros offseason: Drilling down through the left field positionRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    Have you ever sat well down the third base line at Minute Maid Park? It's a pretty nice view; the view of home plate isn't great, but you get a great read on batted balls scorched down the line, a good view of plays at second base and a chance to watch the slickest third basemen in the game ply their trade at the hot corner.


  18. Appreciating Aaron HarangRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2014 | Lookout Landing

    In light of the Mariners trivia I posted this week, I decided to burrow into Baseball-Reference's Play Index again and take a closer look at the Game Score leaders in M's history.


  19. The Astros 2013 Season GIF ReviewRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2013 | Crawfish Boxes

    That's the number of GIFs I made this past season. It takes me about five minutes to make a GIF.


  20. Best of TCB 2013: A list of listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2013 | Crawfish Boxes

    1. The Astros are an affront to baseball - Remember the hand-wringing about Houston's low payroll being a slap in the face of competitive balance? How'd that work out? 2. The league switch will be brutal - Remember all the hand-wringing over how tough the AL would be? Turns out it was no tougher than the NL in 2012.