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  1. Strikeout totals won't shift Astros' philosophyRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Houston Astros

    ... Springer , 33 percent (seventh); Colby Rasmus , 33 percent (ninth); Chris Carter , 31.8 percent (14th); and Jason Castro , 29.5 percent (19th). Singleton, Springer, Rasmus, Carter and newcomer Evan Gattis are also all legitimate power threats who, ...

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  2. The Best Catchers in the AL westRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    ... Rounding out my preview of the best players at each position, I give you the best catchers in the AL west: 1. Jason Castro , Houston Astros A monster 2013 put Castro among the best catchers in baseball, but he slipped quite a bit last season. With ...

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  3. Smoak, Blue Jays rough up Oberholtzer and the AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... third homer came with a man on base in the first, and Smoak led off the second with his fourth homer. Jason Castro and Springer each hit their third home run of the spring, off Toronto starter Daniel Norris, who left the game optimistic that he will ...

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  4. Oberholtzer pleased with outing despite final game resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... on Evan Gattis' infield single to short. Justin Smoak led off the second with a majestic home run to center. Jason Castro countered with a leadoff home run in the bottom of the second. Altuve drove in Jake Marisnick for another run in the inning. ...

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  5. Springer, Castro show power stroke against Blue JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Astros

    ... to give the Blue Jays a 4-1 lead. The Astros played some early long ball as well, getting leadoff homers from Jason Castro and George Springer in the second and third innings, respectively, against Norris. Springer's homer came only moments after he ...

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  6. Norris wraps Grapefruit slate with eight K's vs. AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... to give the Blue Jays a 4-1 lead. The Astros played some early long ball as well, getting leadoff homers from Jason Castro and George Springer in the second and third innings, respectively, against Norris. Springer's homer came only moments after he ...

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  7. Veteran catcher Castro brimming with optimism for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Houston Astros

    If anybody is ready for the Astros to start winning, it's Jason Castro . The veteran catcher made his Major League debut in 2010 -- a month before the Astros traded franchise icons Lance Berkman and Roy Oswalt, which was the beginning of a dramatic rebuilding process that resulted in at least 100 losses for three consecutive seasons.

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  8. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KKTX Corpus Christi

    ... Former Hooks and American League batting champion and All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve, All-Star catcher Jason Castro, 2013 Texas League Player of the Year and right fielder George Springer, and 2012 Texas League All-Star and first baseman Jon ...

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  9. New York Yankees blank Houston Astros behind Nathan Eovaldi's strong outingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | YESNetwork

    ... out five. He was in only one jam on the day, but escaped a two-on, one-out situation in the fourth by getting Jason Castro and Jed Lowrie to fly out. Beyond Eovaldi the bullpen was just as good, only allowing one baserunner in the next 3 1/3 ...

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  10. Houston Astros Afternoon: Rollins Won't Be Returning-YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... this season. Finally, Scylla Lopez reported yesterday that someone mistakenly asked Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro to prom by putting post-it notes on his car. Castro assumes that the invite was intended for his neighbor. Regardless, someone ...

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  11. Battered batters refuse to adjust swings to combat shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Deseret News

    In this July 13, 2014, file photo, Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, right, yells after flying out to center field as Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro, left, watches, in the fourth inning of a baseball game in Houston. Ortiz, Ryan Howard and Chris Davis faced the most shifts last year, all coming up with a realigned infield in 400 or more plate appearances, according to Baseball Info Solutions.

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  12. Houston Astros player asked to promRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Click2Houston

    Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro got a prom proposal one evening after discovering several Post-It notes on his car that spelled out "prom." According to Castro's Twitter account, it may have been meant for his neighbor and he hopes the person who mistakenly asked him to prom doesn't feel rejected.

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  13. 2015 MLB Spring Training: 5 Houston Astros Breakout CandidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Rant Sports

    ... chances by providing breakout performances. Although he regressed to a .222/.286/.366 triple-slash in 2014, Jason Castro is still only two years removed from a stellar 2013 campaign in which he hit .276/.350/.485 with a 129 wRC+. The left-handed ...

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  14. Post-It prom invite mix-up for Astros' Jason CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | New York Daily News

    ... out "Prom?" on the side of a car with some Post-It notes. One problem: It was the wrong car. Astros catcher Jason Castro tweeted a photo of his Post-It plastered ride on Wednesday, saying "whoever asked me to prom a few nights ago, I think intented ...

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  15. Houston Astros: Four big, bold predictions for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Isportsweb.com

    ... finish with 20+ home runs. Carter, Gattis, Springer, and Rasmus are four easy picks, but the fifth guy could be Jason Castro, Jon Singleton, or Jed Lowrie. If all seven players hit 20+ HRs, it would mark the fifth time it occurred in the AL. These ...

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  16. Astros Catcher Jason Castro Got Asked to the Prom ... By Mistake?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Big Lead

    Preumably players like catcher Jason Castro rent out condos or apartments in the nearby Orlando area. Wherever Castro spends his springs in Florida, an area teeanger appeared to mix him up with somebody else, leaving a ton of post it notes on his car in an elaborate invite to the prom.

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  17. Astros 2017 World Series Roster Part IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... sticking to it still. Max Stassi has proved to be ready for the majors this spring , but the incumbent starter Jason Castro has shown his 2013 ability with the bat as well. Castro, who is eligible to be a free agent after the 2016 season, will be ...

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  18. The big shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Amarillo.com

    Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz, right, yells after flying out to center as Houston catcher Jason Castro watches during a game in Houston last season. Ortiz, Ryan Howard and Chris Davis faced the most shifts last year, all coming up with a realigned infield in 400 or more plate appearances, according to Baseball Info Solutions.

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  19. Evan Gattis shows his power, and health, with a two-run HRRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Houston Chronicle

    ... regulars are making a long bus ride. The Astros have a lineup that looks an awful like the real thing planned: Jason Castro, Chris Carter, Jose Altuve, Jed Lowrie, Luis Valbuena, Colby Rasmus and George Springer are all set to travel. Jake Marisnick ...

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  20. George Springer Ranked As Tenth Best Right Fielder by ESPNRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... six walks and a stolen base. For years the Astros have been pretty thin on notable talent, with Jose Altuve and Jason Castro as the exceptions. We had all heard about the Astros' stellar farm system, but had yet to witness why it was ranked so high ...

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