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  1. Examining Catchers That the Tampa Bay Rays Could Trade ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | Rayhawk Review

    ... for the Astros in 2014, but this offseason the team went out and acquired Hank Conger . With incumbent starter Jason Castro still in the picture, Corporan is a clear trade candidate. Though he has thrown out a nothing-special 23% of runners in his ...

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  2. Tal's Mailbag: Castro, Catchers and OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... a Castro or Corporan won't bring as much in return. -Jake I think you're right, but we are also assuming that Jason Castro was the main trade bait all along. If the Astros were looking to deal Carlos Corporan instead, then the Astros may be playing ...

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  3. The Diamondbacks Should Target Jason CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Venom Strikes

    Jason Castro's ability to lead a young pitching staff and his strong defensive skills is one reason for the Dbacks to go after him as an option at catcher. Photo Courtesy of Getty Images The Arizona Diamondbacks are still looking for a catcher after trading Miguel Montero to the Cubs during the years Winter Meetings.

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  4. The Astros Are Past the "Lose Now" EraRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... at third base and shortstop Jonathan Villar was sent down to the minors to work on his overall game. Even Jason Castro struggled after being named a 2013 All-Star. Despite the injury bug and subpar play, the Astros finished 70-92, a 19-game ...

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  5. Could the A's Make a Play for Jason Castro-Or Are They Set at Catcher?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    Aug 2, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro hits a home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the game at Minute Maid Park. The Astros defeated the Blue Jays 8-2.

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  6. Astros Draft Do-Over?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... the Chicago White Sox are in search of catching depth and the Astros have a stable full of catchers with Jason Castro , Carlos Corporan , Hank Conger , and Max Stassi . At least one of these guys has to go, and Castro is definitively the best of the ...

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  7. Minute Maid's dimensions suit Jed Lowrie wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... The Astros' are turning into Stanford South. New (but old) shortstop Lowrie joins manager A.J. Hinch and Jason Castro as Stanford attendees in uniform, with top pitching prospect Mark Appel soon to join. "Finally, we get to the real question," Hinch ...

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  8. Justice: Holiday deals still available for GMsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    ... Pat Neshek and Luke Gregerson . His most attractive trade option would be a catcher, either Hank Conger or Jason Castro . Padres Preller has a stockpile at catcher and in the outfield, and he has $25 million on the books for Carlos Quentin , Cameron ...

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  9. Poll: Are the White Sox done making moves?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Southside Showdown

    ... the backup catcher is Rob Brantly . From the rumors online, the Sox seem interested in Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro . Now just because they are interested in Castro doesn't mean that a trade to bring Castro to Chicago wouldn't cost them Tyler ...

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  10. Aiken, Nix can prevent Astros from drafting them againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at No. 9 overall in 2013, he would have had to say so in writing. Another example: the Red Sox didn't sign Jason Castro out of high school as a 43rd round pick in 2005. If they had interest three years later, they would have needed that form. Again, ...

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  11. The Astros will not suck in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... offensive growth, and his career minor league line of .297/.359/.467 suggests it as likely. Backstop partner Jason Castro is entering the prime of his career, yet he is coming off his worst season. Fans can reasonably expect noticeable improvement ...

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  12. Breaking down the Astros' payrollRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... payroll would sit if opening day were to come tomorrow. That's including three arbitration-eligible catchers in Jason Castro, Carlos Corporan and Hank Conger, which leads to an important point: there are still some roster issues to work out. The ...

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  13. What's the Houston Astros' Next Move?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... there is one move that has yet to take place that all fans have been waiting on for weeks now: the trading of Jason Castro , or one of the other catchers. Castro's name has been heavily speculated in the rumor mill because he would bring the most ...

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  14. Jed Lowrie back with Astros on 3-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... of the players at the bottom of their 40-man roster. The Astros also have an unresolved logjam at catcher, with Jason Castro, Hank Conger and Carlos Corporan totaling one backstop too many. While with the A's, Lowrie had a well-publicized flap with ...

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  15. A Serial Winter Meeting: Tracking rumors through the mill to find truthRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... Don't believe Jeff Luhnow when he tells you that it's all "internet rumors" that the Astros have explored Jason Castro and Dexter Fowler trades. They have, but probably found the price not worth the deal. Similarly, these Hamels rumors have a ...

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  16. Who Will be on Astros 2017 World Series Roster?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... the roster. Here is a look. Max Stassi and Hank Conger will combine as a cather duo like Carlos Corporan and Jason Castro did in 2014. While Stassi is the more offensive catcher, Conger becomes the personal catcher to Mark Appel and Michael ...

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  17. Boras, Astros meet, talk Stephen DrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... third base, but mostly second base." Castro to Cubs was discussed The Cubs talked to the Astros about Jason Castro earlier this offseason, a baseball source said. That line of thinking shouldn't have any legs now that Miguel Montero was traded from ...

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  18. Winter Meetings 2014: Max Scherzer conspiracy alert! Unidentified...Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... the expected financial outlay for this team rises to $65 million right now, given arbitration raises to Jason Castro and the rest of Houston's 40-man roster. Now, Max Scherzer is said to be looking for a deal in the neighborhood of Clayton Kershaw's ...

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  19. Arizona a Potential Landing Spot for Jason CastroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Aug 2, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro hits a home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during the game at Minute Maid Park. The Astros defeated the Blue Jays 8-2.

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  20. Monday's Three Astros ThingsRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2014 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... be critical to a club starting anew. The Astros already have a lot of that X factor in Altuve, Feldman, catcher Jason Castro and others, but winning isn't just about talent. It's about attitude and resilience and competitive fire. Well said, Richie. ...

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