12:38 AM EST, Tue February 19, 2019
Climbing Tal's Hill 10 hours ago

Astros: Osuna focusing on the future not the past

The Astros’ relief pitcher Roberto Osuna puts the past behind him and is focusing on new goals for his first full season with Houston. Osuna is participating in his first Spring Training with the Houston Astros and making the most of it. His 75 game suspension last season for violating MLB’s domestic violence policy is […] Astros: Osuna focusing on the future not the past - Climbing Tals Hill - Climbing Tals Hill - A Houston Astros Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Climbing Tal's Hill 13 hours ago

Astros Morning Snippets: Alex Bregman is coming along in his elbow surgery recovery

The latest news around the Astros and baseball on February 18th, including an update about Alex Bregman‘s recovery from elbow surgery and other general updates around camp. Bregman continuing to progress from offseason elbow surgery As you may recall, the Astros‘ star third baseman is continuing to recover from offseason elbow surgery. So far, so […] Astros Morning Snippets: Alex Bregman is coming along in his elbow surgery recovery - Climbing Tals Hill - Climbing Tals Hill - A Houston Astros Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
The Crawfish Boxes 14 hours ago
Astros Top Three Right Field Prospects For 2019

Astros Top Three Right Field Prospects For 2019

Here are the Astros top right field prospects going into the 2019 season Now that 2019 is here, it is time to start looking at the top three prospects at each position as we lead up to the Astros top 30 prospect list. This week I will look at the right field position. Placing outfielders in certain positions is tough but I will do my best. Top 3 Prospects By Position: Catcher First Base Second Base Third Base Shortstop Left Field Center Field 1. Kyle Tucker (MLB) Tucker came into the season as the Astros top position player prospect and the #15 prospect in all of baseball by Baseball...
The Crawfish Boxes 15 hours ago
Astros Crawfish Boil: February 18th, 2019

Astros Crawfish Boil: February 18th, 2019

Start your week with some of the best Astros links around Astros News Verlander, Cole, and Rogers all had live batting practice sessions this weekend as we gear up for the first game of Spring Training (Astros.com)And they were surrounded by some young Astros who are a little awestruck at their first big league camp (Texas Sports Nation)And if Verlander has his way, he’ll be impressing the young bucks for another decade (Detroit Free Press)Speaking of impressing at Spring Training, Yuli Gurriel will be trying out some different in field positions this month (Houston Chronicle)While Stassi...
The Crawfish Boxes 21 hours ago
Reviewing Astros Trades, 2014-2018. Part V, Straily Giveaway, Alvarez Steal.

Reviewing Astros Trades, 2014-2018. Part V, Straily Giveaway, Alvarez Steal.

One trade the Astros wish they hadn’t made, and another that could bring huge dividends Introduction This is part five of a series analyzing Astros trades from 2014-2018. For a review of the methodology and caveats go to Part I here. This is a review of how the trades turned out, understanding that at the time the trades were made the teams involved used the best information available to maximize the chances of an advantageous transaction. But all trades are based on probabilities, and like any form of gambling, the actual outcomes may not be those desired. So this is not intended as a...