Archive for the ‘Astros’ Category

Dugout Central’s 2012 National League Central Preview

Saturday, February 25th, by JohnBowen

The Brewers won the division last year, but the Cardinals had the last laugh. What will 2012 bring?

The All-Time Houston Astros Team – By Season

Saturday, February 12th, 2011 by JohnBowen

John looks at the best seasons for the Houston Astros/Colt .45’s.

Friday, February 4th, 2011 by JohnBowen

John looks at what’s in store for the NL Central in 2011.

Prospect Showdown: Mike Moustakas vs. Brett Wallace

Monday, August 16th, 2010 by Chuck

Tale of the Tape:
Age: Wallace, 23, turns 24 on August 26th. Moustakas, 21, turns 22 on September 11th.
Height/Weight: (listed), Wallace, 6′1″, 245. Moustakas 6′0″, 195.
Bats/Throws: Both players are lefty, righty.
Position(s): Wallace was a third baseman in college and his first two seasons as a professional. He has since been moved to first base. Moustakas was [...]

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 by JeffMoore

Prospects are being sent to the minors daily, but these young players still have a fighting chance.

Overlooked Transactions

Friday, December 11th, 2009 by AdamWhite

In scanning the transactions log (yep, I do that), here are some moves I didn’t see featured elsewhere. And, yes, I tend to focus on the negative, the irrational. Bruce Chen, Pedro Feliz and Bobby Crosby – all snatched up by poorly performing teams. Coincidence?