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First Year Player Draft Scuffle: Astros and Aiken Break Up

Once again this year, the Houston Astros had the first pick in the First Year Player Draft, this time taking Brady Aiken.  By now you’ve heard that the Astros failed to sign Aiken (and 5th rounder Jacob Nix) and today the MLBPA filed a grievance, first reported by… 623 more words

Editorial

Double the Trouble

As of late, the beloved Houston farm system is beginning to struggle and lose it’s depth. Being granted the first-overall pick for three consecutive seasons, it seems that Houston would be bound to succeed in the near future and a few months ago, I would agree, but now I have to go back on my word unfortunately. 608 more words

2014 Injuries

Houston Astros fail to reach agreement with No. 1 pick Brady Aiken

The Houston Astros failed to come to terms with No. 1 overall pick Brady Aiken by Friday’s deadline, leaving the pitcher available to be snatched up in next year’s MLB Draft. 491 more words

All Sports

Report: Astros Could Still Lose Next Two First Round Draft Picks

As if failing to sign three 2014 draft picks, including the No. 1 overall selection, wasn’t bad enough, things could still get worse for the Houston Astros. 193 more words

Sports

Cassie's Ballad Of Brady Aiken

Credit for the song lyrics goes to Mike and Lisa Tauser.

Our intern Cassie sang these lyrics to the Brady Bunch theme. Take a listen: 78 more words

Sports

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - July 1, 2014


The Astros front office leak is interesting, but its contents shouldn’t be surprising to anyone!

Best thing we found out is they were essentially playing fantasy baseball… 88 more words

Podcast

Houston Astros' Leaks and The Team's Smarmy Reputation

Nearly 24 hours later, all manner of faux outrage, feigned indifference and fantasy baseball comparisons have been made to the hacking and/or leak of Houston Astros’ 407 more words

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