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Spring Training Game Thread. February 29, 2024, 5:05 CT. Mets @ Astros

Spring Training Game Thread. February 29, 2024, 5:05 CT. Mets @ Astros

Houston Astros infielder Trey Cabbage (38) | Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports Ronel Blanco makes his second start in his bid for a spot on the 26-man roster The Astros finally won a Sprint Training game yesterday after losing four straight. The only fun from two days ago was a Pedro Leon homer (remember when he was the second-coming of George Springer?) Some nice stories from yesterday’s 6-1 win. Many are concerned with the outfield situation outside of Kyle Tucker. The ostensible opening-day starters, Chas McCormick and Jake Meyers, both had hits and are hitting .333 and...
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Clutch Hitting and the Astros

Clutch Hitting and the Astros

Chas McCormick dives into first base during Game 7 of the 2023 ALCS. | Photo by Alex Bierens de Haan/MLB Photos via Ruminating on Astros’ Clutch Hitting Past and Present Clutch hitting can be a controversial topic. Clutch hitting, defined generally as a hitter increasing performance during big moments, definitely exists for some hitters in some years. After the fact, some hitters have hit better in big game moments. But the more disputable question is whether clutch hitting is a skill or is repeatable from year to year. Some studies say the clutch skill doesn’t...
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Astros Crawfish Boil: February 6, 2024

Collin McHugh | Photo by Vaughn Ridley/ Your Tuesday Boil, and Chapter 93 of Everystros. Houston Astros News Powerful Cabbage has ‘a good shot’ at making club Astros losing Phil Maton puts a lot of pressure on former top prospect (CTH) The Jeremy Peña Workout (Click2Houston) Utilityman Mauricio Dubón goes to salary arbitration with Houston Astros (The State Journal) Chas McCormick gets married in best catch of the offseason (Chron) Astros Add Positional Depth to Mix in Spring Training Competition (SportsTalk 790) AL West News Halos — Minasian talks bullpen...
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Chas McCormick | Photo by Ron Jenkins/MLB Photos via Your Thursday Boil includes Chapter 88 of Everystros, including two members of the current team. Houston Astros News Thumbs up for this legend’s Astros HOF honor Astros get 30-30 prospect Cabbage in trade with Angels Fans spicy over Alex Bregman’s salsa switch as Astros star launches new brand ‘Wild Sol’ (Sportskeeda) Josh Hader hints he finessed Padres before signing massive Astros contract (Friars on Base) Declan Cronin designated for assignment (Fantasy Pros) ZiPS projections for the 2024 Astros...

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