Saturday, July 26, 2014

A Horseshit Afternoon at O.co Coliseum

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His merry band of mess makers.

2013 #1 Houston Astros draft pick: Mark Appel/Stanford

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The Houston took what they considered to be the best of the best in the 2013 MLB Amatuer draft: Mark Appel from Stanford University. Yes, that Mark Appel. Both a Houston native and a Scott Boras client, this is the epitome of the ying and yang in MLB life. Apparently the high cost that comes [...]

Marlins @ Astros Series Preview

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If the sun ever set, the dust clouds could settle and the hordes could rest. But the sun doesn’t set. It might disappear from time to time, to blink perhaps, but soon enough it shimmers upon its glacial waters once more.

Featured, Game Recaps

A Horseshit Afternoon at O.co Coliseum

His merry band of mess makers.

Featured, Series Previews

Marlins @ Astros Series Preview

If the sun ever set, the dust clouds could settle and the hordes could rest. But the sun doesn’t set. It might disappear from time to time, to blink perhaps, but soon enough it shimmers upon its glacial waters once more.

Featured, Game Recaps

Comeback Attempt Doolittle Too Late

Astros close the series with a rubber game Thursday.

Columnistas, From Left Field

Win Probability: Astros

A look at the most valuable players, and biggest plays, of the first half I’ve had some time on my hands (just kidding – I’ve really had no more time than usual) and been studying more deeply some various baseball statistics. And the more I study, the more I become intrigued by win probabilities. So [...]

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Just Seventeen

Hopefully none of those guys will be traded this month.

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The Loss Adjuster

Gravity wins.