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Old 07-24-2015, 12:26 AM
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This has been an entertaining season of Astros baseball, the best in a decade. Because of the influx of youth and a unique offensive combo of power and speed, this is quite a compelling team that is easy to root for in spite of its flaws.

The season hit the accelerator on Thursday as the team dealt for hometown lefty Scott Kazmir and saw its all star Jose Altuve hit a walkoff home run to sweep the series against the Red Sox. It's coming on the heels of a hotly contested, well attended series against their burgeoning divisional rivals, the Texas Rangers, too. Astros baseball is fun once again.

Could be quite a chase to the playoffs...
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Old 07-24-2015, 09:43 AM
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Yep. They've been playing .500 ball for about 2 1/2 months but thanks to the fast start, they're still in it. 5-1 since the All-star break helps.

Big 3-game series against the Angels coming up next week and the middle game (Wed, July 29) will be televised on ESPN (for those of us that don't get ROOT).

Correa could be really something - comparisons to a young A-Rod. Carter needs to get going - it's his time of year... Singleton continues to struggle at the big league level. Springer should be coming back in a few weeks....
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Old 09-12-2015, 07:08 PM
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Astros on ESPN Tuesday night Sept 15 @ 7pm CST.
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Old 09-15-2015, 07:26 PM
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Astros on ESPN Tuesday night Sept 15 @ 7pm CST.
Correction for Dish users - game can be seen on ch 416, the Rangers (FSSW) channel...
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Old 10-04-2015, 08:28 AM
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Game #162 has some big drama today in Phoenix and Arlington....

Texas will be in no matter what..... LA Angels and the Astros - pick one....
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Old 10-04-2015, 12:07 PM
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Go Astros. I want to see a few more games,
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