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  1. Astros Plate Discipline - Major LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    ... is about 10 points lower than his MLB K%), he has the makings of an above-average batter. Judging from this, if Jason Castro can get his walk rate back up to it's pre-2014 level and his K-rate down closer to where it was in the minors, he could ...

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  2. White Sox Reliever Zach Putnam Finds A Home On the SouthsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Southside Showdown

    ... by hitters who were behind in the count, expecting his "out" pitch. Below, we see Houston Astros catcher, Jason Castro, in an 0-2 hole against the White Sox reliever in the top of the 9th inning on July 19th, 2014. At this point in the season, ...

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  3. The 2015 free-agent infield class and your AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... CODs, or BABIPs available). It's hard to fathom why the Astros would sign a free agent catcher this offseason. Jason Castro , despite a down year at the plate, is rife for a bounce back and is still a strong defender. Unless the Astros receive a ...

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  4. Top 5 Offseason Needs Of The Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Rant Sports

    ... Singleton and Jose Altuve. Now, they could follow by trying to sign guys like George Springer, Dallas Keuchel, Jason Castro, and more. Doing so could save them a tremendous amount of money down the line. Bullpens are one of the easiest, cheapest ...

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  5. Jim Crane: Astros to increase payroll by $20 million in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... fielder in the third year of arbitration. That means he's due a raise, which could be as much as $2 million. Jason Castro will also be entering arbitration and could get another $2 million over what he earned in 2014. Jose Altuve's deal goes up by a ...

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  6. Hinch eager to start getting to know playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Houston Astros

    A.J. Hinch said all the right things when he was introduced to the media at a press conference Monday at Minute Maid Park as the Astros' new manager, which wasn't easy considering how many questions he was peppered with throughout the day. Hinch spoke about his family, his passion for baseball and what he plans to do to turn the Astros into a winner.

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  7. Hinch approaching task of leading Astros with plenty of optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Houston Chronicle

    ... number." Hinch inherits a team led by the American League batting champion, Jose Altuve, by veterans catcher Jason Castro and young stars-in-the-making like pitchers Dallas Keuchel and Collin McHugh and outfielder George Springer. He said he hopes ...

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  8. Astros hope to boost offense, look to youth next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Houston Astros

    ... their nine arbitration-eligible players, including Fowler ($7.85 million in '14), Carter ($510,000) and catcher Jason Castro ($2.45 million). All will get significant raises. Having Springer in the lineup daily will be a huge boost to the offense, ...

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  9. Astros take leap forward in eventful 2014 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Houston Astros

    ... Dexter Fowler was a nice addition as well. "I think it's been a pretty strong improvement," veteran catcher Jason Castro said. "It's definitely what we were looking for in Spring Training this year. To see a lot of the pitching staff really step up ...

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  10. Duda hits 2-out, 2-run HR in 9th, Mets beat AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Philly.com

    ... his glove over the ball. He eventually scooped it up in fair territory, just short of the bag, for a single. Jason Castro followed with an RBI double that chased Mets starter Rafael Montero. Reliever Buddy Carlyle limited any further damage, ...

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  11. Mets 2, Astros 1: Ob-La-Duda. Life goes on, bra.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... with another strikeouts. In the top of the sixth, Dexter Fowler hit an infield single. He would race home on a Jason Castro double down the right field for the lone Astro run. Jose Altuve went 0-for-4 on Saturday, the Astros second baseman stays at ...

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  12. Sipp's slip costs Astros in 2-1 loss to MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | NewsOK.com

    ... his glove over the ball. He eventually scooped it up in fair territory, just short of the bag, for a single. Jason Castro followed with an RBI double that chased Mets starter Rafael Montero. Reliever Buddy Carlyle limited any further damage, ...

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  13. Lucas Duda's Walk Off Homer Helps New York Mets to 2-1 WinRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Sports Media 101

    ... in the early going. The Astros finally opened the scoring in the top of the sixth when an RBI double from Jason Castro put them up 1-0. It appeared that the one run would be enough as the Astros held the Mets to two hits over the first eight ...

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  14. Game Recap: Duda Walk-Off Homer Wins It for MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Rising Apple

    ... both teams off the scoreboard. What looked like to be the only run of the game came in the 6th inning off of a Jason Castro RBI double. In the 9th, with two outs, Lucas Duda would send the fans home happy with a two-run walk off home run. Rafael ...

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  15. WrapRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... with a pair of walks and six strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings for the Mets, who had lost three of four coming in. Jason Castro drove in the lone run for the Astros, who have lost four of their last five. Samuel Deduno gave up a hit and a walk while ...

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  16. Montero makes his case for spot in 2015 rotation in Mets' winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | New York Post

    ... two walks. The 23-year-old opened the game with five shutout innings before allowing a one-out RBI double to Jason Castro in the sixth inning then was pulled, having thrown 91 pitches, with 56 strikes. Incredibly, it was just over four months ago, ...

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  17. Astros fall to Mets on Duda's walk-off home run; Altuve goes 0-for-4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Houston Chronicle

    ... n Sunday. The lone Astros run came in the sixth inning. Dexter Fowler singled with one out and the next batter, Jason Castro, drove him in with a double to right.

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  18. Recap: NY Mets vs. HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... with a pair of walks and six strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings for the Mets, who had lost three of four coming in. Jason Castro drove in the lone run for the Astros, who have lost four of their last five. Samuel Deduno gave up a hit and a walk while ...

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  19. LogRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... on first and third with two outs and Jake Marisnick due up. - Marwin Gonzalez singled to center. On the play, Jason Castro advances to third. Runners on first and third with one out and Matt Dominguez due up. - Wilfredo Tovar enters the game playing ...

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  20. Three Sabermetric ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... the Top 10 batteries in garnering extra strikes. Earlier this week, David Coleman noted the growing evidence of Jason Castro's value as a pitch framing catcher. So throw this on top of that pile of evidence in Castro's favor. This shows the ...

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