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  1. Skeeters and Sabr Hot Stove Banquet, Habca Awards announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Fort Bend Star

    ... will include a candid guest panel featuring former Major Leaguer and Skeeters Manager Gary Gaetti, as well as Houston Astros Legend Larry Dierker. Special Advisor to the Skeeters and former president and GM of the Houston Astros Tal Smith will also ...

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  2. Astros arbitration roundup: Dexter Fowler, Marwin Gonzalez exchange figures with teamRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    Friday was an important day in arbitration land. The deadline for teams to exchange salary figures for an arbitration hearing was 12 p.m. CST Friday, so many deals got done right at the last minute.

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  3. Astros 2015 arbitration roundup: Eight players eligible for raisesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    The Astros and general manager Jeff Luhnow announce they have agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract with outfielder Alex Presley to arbitration. In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience.

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  4. Astros Arbitration Update: Castro, Conger and Sipp SignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Sep 10, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro and relief pitcher Tony Sipp celebrate after defeating the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. Houston defeated Seattle 5-2.

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  5. Astros Hot Stove: An Insider's Look at the Gattis TradeRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    An in-depth insider look at how an Astros trade goes down. Note: this article might be a total fabrication Jeff leaned back in his carbon fiber and alacantara microfiber desk chair, staring at the nighttime Houston traffic outside the window of his office on the seventy-seventh floor of Union Station at Minute Maid Park.

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  6. Evan Gattis on joining Astros: "We are on the rise."Read the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    Evan Gattis got introduced to Astros media on Thursday. Since he was on the phone, there is no way of knowing if he was wearing a white bear suit at the time.

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  7. Astros Avoid Arbitration With Castro, Sipp and CongerRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    The list of arbitration eligible players on the Astros roster was lowered by two this afternoon. Brian McTaggart of MLB.com tweeted out the news today.

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  8. Evan Gattis trade: See the newest Astro in his new uniformRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Crawfish Boxes

    I have to admit it my favorite part of the offseason or the trade deadline is when the Astros get a new player. Sure it's not fun to loose a prospect or a fan favorite, but I enjoy the challenge of putting a new player in an Astros uniform.

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  9. Braves Send Gattis to Astros for Trio of ProspectsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Minor League Ball

    ... Lets look deeper into the three players Atlanta acquired along with Hoyt before getting to El Oso Blanco. The Houston Astros signed Rio Ruiz for $1.85M in 2012, going way overslot to sign the California native out of Bishop Amat Memorial High School ...

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  10. Lowrie to travel to Colombia for 'Diamond Diplomacy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Houston Astros

    Astros shortstop Jed Lowrie will travel to Colombia next week to serve as a sports envoy in Major League Baseball's "Diamond Diplomacy" program in conjunction with the U.S. Department of State. Lowrie, who signed a contract to return to the Astros after playing two seasons in Oakland, will be in South America from Jan. 19-23.

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  11. NewsSelig's reign as MLB commissioner to endRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... In Selig's term, the Milwaukee Brewers switched from the American League to the National while the Houston Astros went the other way. Both leagues now have 15 teams, assuring there is an interleague game every day. In 2002, the All-Star Game was ...

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  12. The Houston Astros Should Continue RebuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Houston Astros fans are thoroughly familiar with the term 'rebuilding', a word guaranteed to cause any sports fan's blood to run cold. It began for us in the terrible summer of 2011, when we said goodbye to Astros stalwarts Hunter Pence , Michael Bourn , and others.

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  13. Astros sign Castro, Sipp, Conger to 1-year dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Houston Astros

    The Astros reached deals with catchers Jason Castro and Hank Conger , as well as left-handed pitcher Tony Sipp prior to Friday's deadline for arbitration-eligible players to exchange numbers with their teams. That leaves the Astros with two unsigned players -- versatile infielder Marwin Gonzalez and outfielder Dexter Fowler , who made $7.35 million last year and could command somewhere around $9 million.

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  14. Moss Point native Tony Sipp agrees on 1-year, $2.4 million deal with Houston AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Mississippi Press

    Moss Point native Tony Sipp has appeared in 360 games as a major-league reliever the last six seasons. Moss Point native Tony Sipp has agreed on a lucrative contract for 2015 with the Houston Astros, according to multiple reports .

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  15. Astros and Carlos Corporan agree to $975,000 contract, avoid arbitrationRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Crawfish Boxes

    Astros catchers, new and old, are taking over the news cycle in Astroland. Backup catcher Carlos Corporan and the Astros have reach a contract agreement before arbitration.

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  16. What the Cubs can learn from the Astros' Evan Gattis tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Cubbies Crib

    Aug 31, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis celebrates his solo home run with an Atlanta Braves bat boy against Miami Marlins starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi in the second inning of their game at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports On Thursday, the Houston Astros shocked a large percentage of the baseball world, trading for former Atlanta Braves backstop Evan Gattis sending a trio of prospects to the Braves in exchange for the slugging catcher.

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  17. The AL West in 2015: The Oakland AthleticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    September 6, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics shortstop Jed Lowrie hits the game-winning RBI-single scoring right fielder Josh Reddick against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum. The Athletics defeated the Astros 4-3.

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  18. Houston Astros trade for big bat in Evan GattisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Call to the Pen

    ... Pittsburgh Pirates at Turner Field. The Pirates won 10-1. Mandatory Credit: Jason Getz-USA TODAY Sports The Houston Astros have now finally acquired the power bat they have been searching for all offseason. Evan Gattis has been traded from the ...

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  19. Gattis excited about returning to Texas with AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Washington Times

    Evan Gattis is returning to his home state to play for the Houston Astros after a trade from Atlanta, and the slugger is thrilled about the move. The 28-year-old, who can play catcher and left field, was acquired on Wednesday with right-hander James Hoyt for three Houston minor leaguers.

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  20. Astros agree to terms with Carter, CorporanRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Houston Astros have agreed to terms with infielder/outfielder Chris Carter and catcher Carlos Corporan on contracts for the 2015 season, thus avoiding arbitration. Carter had a breakout season for the Astros in 2014, batting .227 with 21 doubles, 37 homers and 88 RBI in 145 games.

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