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Friday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — Sorry for oversleeping yesterday. Actually that's not true. Getting that extra 90 minutes of sleep probably kept me from getting sick. And then I got four hours of sleep last night. Expect the...
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Wednesday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — Day Three of the Winter Meetings is upon us, spreading like a virus that will claim at least one of us (I haven't slept a lot lately.) * A.J. Hinch plans to use the DH similar to the way he did...
  • 2 days ago

Tuesday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — The first day of the Winter Meetings is in the books. Let's see what did and didn't happen: * The Astros are looking to add two arms to the bullpen. Luke Gregerson, Tyler Clippard and Francisco...
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Monday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros Fact: Luke Gregerson saved 47 games for the Astros, which is the 4th-most in the franchise since 2006: 1. Jose Valverde (69 saves) 2. Brad Lidge (51 saves) 3. Ken...
  • 4 days ago

Sunday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros Fact: The Astros scored 361 runs with two outs in 2017. Here's how that stacks up against the rest of the AL: Houston: 361 Minnesota: 300 Cleveland: 294 Arlington: 290...
  • 5 days ago
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Saturday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *The FanGraphs 2018 Depth Chart projections are out and here are the Astros' projcetions. LOL at Altuve hitting .309. He does that before he actually wakes up. *Well congratulations to the...
  • 6 days ago
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Friday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — * The New York Daily News is reporting that Giancarlo Stanton would now only accept a trade to the Dodgers, Yankees, Cubs, or Astros - apparently completely ruling out a trade to the Giants or...
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Thursday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — * Of course  there are layers to that whole Dallas Keuchel-In-A-Walking-Boot story. First Jerry Crasnick reported yesterday morning that Keuchel pitched the final two months of the season...
  • 8 days ago
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2017 World Series Documentary giveaway

Astros County (Astros County) — Foundry Communications - a communications company in New Jersey - has given me five copies of the new 2017 World Series documentary, and one Collector's Edition set on DVD or Blu-Ray to give away,...
  • 9 days ago
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Wednesday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros Fact: Since 1962 there have been 1488 seasons in baseball (the number of teams multiplied by years since the beginning of the 1962 season). According to FanGraphs the 2017...
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Tuesday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — * Yo here's an interesting article from Ol Boy Evan Drellich about what was apparently a pretty intense outburst from Alex Cora. Drellich: On August 31, less than two months before he was named...
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Monday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros Fact: Three of the six highest HBPs in the AL were by Astros pitchers: Morton and Fiers tied for the AL lead at 13, and McCullers hit eleven batters. * The Astros confirmed ...
  • 11 days ago
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The Shohei Ohtani Elimination Game!

Astros County (Astros County) — Here are all 30 teams. If there is a strike through their team name, there is a reason to believe that Shohei Ohtani has eliminated them from his Mr. MLB Pageant: Anaheim Arizona Arlington...
  • 12 days ago
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Sunday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros Fact: Left-handed batters v Astros Bullpen, 2017 (sorted by OPS-against): Devenski (144 ABs): .111/.178/.326, 61K:10BB Giles (102 ABs): .196/.270/.314, 37K:11BB Harris (73...
  • 12 days ago
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Saturday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros fact: Cameron Maybin only had 13 hits - including the postseason - for the Astros in 2017. Four of them were home runs. *The Astros did not tender Mike Fiers a contract....
  • 13 days ago
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Thursday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — It's good to be back. * The Astros have until 7pm Central on Friday to tender a contract to their nine arbitration-eligible players. McTaggart notes (in the above link) that Mike Fiers and Evan...
  • 15 days ago
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Monday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — I hope everyone's done being all Thankful and crap, and has caught a full-blown case of materialism. That's what makes this country work. Random 2017 Astros fact Via MLBTR , here are the...
  • 18 days ago
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Sunday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros fact: Which batter got to each Astros starting pitcher during the regular season? Here is the batter and slash line (ordered by OPS, minimum 6 PAs) against: Dallas Keuchel:...
  • 19 days ago
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Saturday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros fact: The 2017 Astros went 50-26 against the AL West, tied with Cleveland for the best record against their own division. The 2013 Astros went 25-51 against the AL West. *...
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Friday Morning Hot Links

Astros County (Astros County) — *Random 2017 Astros fact: 134 pitchers threw at least 100IP in 2017. 21 of them struck out 10.00 batters per nine innings or more. Three of them were Astros: 8. Brad Peacock (10.98) 19. Lance...
  • 21 days ago
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