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Jeremy Pena Quietly Raking in Fayetteville

In February, I wrote this post on shortstop Jeremy Pena, a deft, projectable infielder whom the Astros drafted in the third round of the 2018 draft. In his draft year, Pena was far ahead of the pack...

Game Thread 136, Aug 30th, 2019: 6:07 CDT. Astros vs Blue Jays

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2019 Series Preview #42: Los Angeles Angels @ Houston Astros

Angels The Angels will head to Houston after a pretty rough week, having played 8 games in 7 days before a day off yesterday. That stretch featured 4 games against both the Sox and Rangers and included a doubleheader...

Game Recap: Houston’s epic, thirteen-inning comeback, retold via comparisons to players from Astros’ history

Tonight’s game was a ride. Wade Miley, who entered game 1 of this penultimate homestand with the third-best ERA in the AL behind Justin Verlander and Gerrit Cole, had an incredibly rough start. It looked like it was going...

Could The Astros Join the Twins With Five Players With 30+ Homers?

Could Five Astros Reach 30 Homers in 2019? The Twins have been the talk of the town, outside of Houston of course. After adding Nelson Cruz this offseason, the Twins are playoff-bound behind their power surge. They are the first...

Buy three, get one free Astros Breaking T t- shirts

If you’ve been waiting for a deal. It’s here. Get three Breaking T, Houston Astros t-shirts, just in time for the playoffs, and get one free. That’s right, the Yordan shirt, the Cole Train shirt, the Verlander no-hitter shirt, the...

They be Mashin: Alvarez and Bregman back-to-back Breakin-T t shirt.

Did you see this the other night? You know who they. They are the greatest 1, 2 home run combo in baseball right now. Yordan Alvarez, and Alex Bregman. And at ages 22 and 25, they’re going to be mashing...

Astros Crawfish Boil: August 23rd, 2019

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The Cole Train: Unstoppable new shirt by Breaking-T

My oh my, he just keeps getting better and better. Why, only last Sunday, he threw a 15 strikeout, one-hitter. Watch out baseball. He’s flat out just blowing hitters away. Look at the proof. #1 in strikeouts with 281 #1 in wins...

Astros sweep Rangers. Take 2nd game 3-2

For the second straight night, a member of one of the best pitching tandems in all baseball history overcame poor run support to get the Astros even closer to a playoff berth. Tonight Gerrit Cole completed eight innings, allowed just...

Astros Crawfish Boil: August 26th, 2019

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Astros Crawfish Potluck: August 24th, 2019

Well what a difference a week makes. After a pretty terrible stretch of road games the Astros have come storming back to win 5 of their last 6. They’re in a position to win their second consecutive...

Astros Top Prospect Report: 8/19- 8/25

Here is your weekly look at how the Astros top prospects are performing. I will be using my top 30 prospects found here. This Week: 1 G, 5.0 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 4 BB, 9 K 2019 Season Stats: 16...

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Special Labor Day sale on Breaking T products, minimum 20% off of everything through Monday. Don’t pay stadium prices. Buy here, this weekend. Sale Details • 20% off everything in the store • Shirts starting at just $8; hoodies $16 • Use code LABOR20...

Astros Prospect Report: August 24th, 2019

Another day of minor league action in the books. See the results below. AAA: Round Rock Express (79-52) Game 1 - won 7-1 (BOX SCORE) Kyle Tucker, RF: 0-for-2, R, BB, SB Taylor Jones, 3B: 1-for-3, R Nick Tanielu, DH: 1-for-2, 2 R, HR,...

Recap: Astros Take Biagini Revenge Game 7-4, Improve to 88-48

The Astros are following up one AL East opponent with another this week, squaring off against the Blue Jays after taking a series against the formidable Rays in their last set. The Jays sent former Astros farmhand Trent Thornton...

The Astros play-off rotation: Are Zack Greinke and Wade Miley good enough?

Pray for Rain? One of the immortal phrases passed down from baseball lore is this ditty from the 1950’s. “Spahn and Sain, and pray for rain.” It noted the contrast between the greatness at the top of Milwaukee Braves’ rotation...

3 Astros Discussion Items

1 1.) As we look towards the playoffs, who would you want the Astros to face? With 21 games left in the season, I think most people are eyeing the post season ready for another run. The Astros are obviously...

Astros rout Rays 15-1 in Morton’s homecoming for fifth straight victory

Charlie Morton’s homecoming went even better than Astros’ fans could have imagined. Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit two more home runs to become the fastest to 20 in club history and the Astros tagged Morton for a season-high six runs in...

2019 Series Preview #47: Oakland Athletics @ Houston Astros

Athletics The A’s arrive in the Houston in the midst of three-way fight for two wild card spots along with the Indians and Rays. They’re currently in control of the second spot and just a game behind Tampa Bay...