1. Houston Astros' 2009 Offseason in Review

    Pitchers and catchers officially report tomorrow, Feb. 14. It’s safe to say the off-season is over and Spring Training has begun. Excitement is in the air...

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  2. 2009 Houston Astros: Spring Training Bullpen Outlook

    Pitchers and catchers, anyone? It’s less than a week away. Stephen King can shave his winter beard (he grows a beard from the last Red Sox game until Spring Training), and we can all ...

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  3. Doug Brocail Re-Signs With The Houston Astros

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  4. Houston Astros Decline Arbitration To All Eligible Free Agents

    You can take that to the bank. The Houston Astros have declined to offer arbitration to Doug Brocail, Randy Wolf, Mark Loretta, and Brad Ausmus. Ausmus and Loretta aren't surprises...

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  5. Mike Hampton Signs with Astros Pending Physical and More Offseason Tid Bits

    According to Alyson Footer from Astros.com, the Houston Astros have signed Mike Hampton, physical pending. The numbers of the deal haven't been released but it is rumored that Hampton signed a one-year, $2 million deal with $2 million in incentives...

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  6. Randy Wolf to Test Free Agent Market

    According to Jim Molony of MLB.COM Randy Wolf has decided to test the free agent market. "I've been honest with Ed about that and my agent has been honest with Ed about that...

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  7. Carlos Lee Injury Update and Jose Valverde Recieves Negro League Honor

    According to Jim Molony of MLB.com, Carlos Lee visited Astros' team physician, Dr. Tom Mehlhoff, on Monday. After his examination by Dr...

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  8. Houston Astros' Current Hot Stove Rumors

    It is beyond obvious that the main focus for the Houston Astros this offseason should be acquiring starting pitching. However, it seems that retaining Randy Wolf may be all Houston does. But, there are other options floating around and even a few rumors

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  9. What's Worse Than Houston Not Signing Jake Peavy? The Cubs Signing Him.

    That picture of Lou Pinella is a good example of what the cubs want for a pitching staff. They want it all. The reports from the gm meetings reveal that the Cubs, Dodgers, and Braves are the last three teams standing in the Peavy trade scenario...

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  10. Houston Astros Offseason Outlook For 2009 : Bullpen

    The Housont Astros will most likely look to retain much of their roster from the 2008 season. This is particularly true with their bullpen...

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  11. Houston Astros Ticket Prices Will Remain The Same For Astros Fans in 2009

    According to Alyson Footer of Astros.com/MLB.com the prices for Astros games next season will remain as they were in the 2008 season. What does this mean for Astros fans? It could mean a few things...

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  12. Houston Astros Sign Taiwanese Pitcher Lo Chia-Jen

    According to the East Wind Up Chronicle, the Astros have signed pitcher Lo Chia-Jen out of Taiwan. Here is a link to the article...

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  13. Houston Astros Offseason Outlook For 2009: Rotation

    Ed Wade, Drayton McLane, and the Houston Astros face a lot of questions in the off season before the 2009 baseball season. The obvious eye sore is the Astros rotation. The 2008 rotation ended up being set after Wade made a trade to acquire Randy Wolf.

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