Tag "Houston Astros"

Exclusive: Alex Mckenna, a Prospect on the Rise

Over the last few years, the Houston Astros have struggled to develop top 100 prospects. While Houston currently has the 29th best system, they have some talent getting closer to the majors. One player on the rise is outfielder Alex Mckenna.

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Houston Astros’ Top 5 Prospects Post-Trade Deadline

The Houston Astros made a couple of key moves to bolster their bullpen at the trade deadline. They were able to do so without desecrating the upper echelon of their farm system, though this isn’t an immense accomplishment given the club’s pipeline was already fairly weak to begin with.

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Johnnie’s MLB Playoff Predictions

Now that the dust has settled on the trade deadline and we head into August, it is time to take a look at how the stretch run will play out.

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AL West Trade Deadline Review

The deadline gave us five different approaches from the teams in the AL West. Now that the dust has settled and we are about to turn the calendar to the dog days of August, the division looks like a two-team race.

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Report: Indians, Astros Complete Swap

The Cleveland Indians have acquired outfielder Myles Straw from the Houston Astros in exchange for reliever Phil Maton and catcher Yainer Diaz.

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Report: Astros Acquire Yimi Garcia From The Marlins

After adding multiple relievers from the Seattle Mariners yesterday in Kendall Graveman and Rafael Montero, the Houston Astros appear to be fortifying their already strong bullpen.

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Report: Mariners And Astros Make a Swap

While the reporters were observing pregame warmups, there was an odd site in Seattle prior to the game between the Houston Astros and the Seattle Mariners. Astros’ infielder Abraham Toro was having a catch in a Mariners uniform with Mariners catcher Luis Torrens. That prompted the reporters to start digging.

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2021 MLB Trade Deadline Preview: Houston Astros

The Astros will certainly look to make some upgrades ahead of the trade deadline in order to solidify their rank atop the AL West pecking order.

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2021 MLB Draft Recap: Houston Astros

The Houston Astros were stripped of their first two picks in the 2021 MLB Draft but still managed to make some solid selections in this past week’s event. Their farm system ranked 25th in baseball entering the draft, so they

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Buck-Guys Talk: The 2021 Houston Astros Experience

In today’s episode of Buck-Guys Talk, we start off the show with my experience watching and booing the Houston Astros live in person.

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