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Nolan Ryan Tried To Drill Invisible Hitter With First Pitch

Absolutely love this first pitch from Nolan Ryan last night in Houston. Look at what he did here. Right into the invisible hitter’s shoulder. Just like the old days. 86 more words


Watch Nolan Ryan's Opening Day Pitch To Craig Biggio

The official start of the 2014 season was Monday’s ceremonial 1st pitch from Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan to future Hall of Famer Craig Biggio, below is the video of that pitch! 43 more words


Nolan Ryan To Throw Out Opening Day First Pitch To Craig Biggio

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Astros will start off the 2014 season with two of their biggest names in franchise history taking the field before the current players. 132 more words


Baseball's Dirty Word

The term “compiler” has always bothered me. It’s used to disparage certain players for wanting to continue playing baseball. Can you imagine that? Wanting to continue playing baseball, a crime?! 775 more words


Each Team's Single-Season WAR Leader

Measured by WAR (Wins Above Replacement), which player has had the best individual season for each team in Major League history? Listed alphabetically, here are the single-season WAR leaders for each baseball team (since 1900), and the year during which they produced the team record: 507 more words

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Houston Astros: 2014 Season Preview

Standing O Sports is previewing all 30 Major League teams seasons, division by division, team by team. Up next is the American League West and the Houston Astros.


Biggio arrives in camp, talks Hall snub

The outpouring of support he received from friends and family members made coming just two votes shy of being elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame two months ago easier to swallow for Astros legend Craig Biggio. 645 more words