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Hinch Named Astros Manager

After meeting with 10 candidates, the Astros announced on Monday that A.J. Hinch would become the club’s 18th manager.

“I’ve known A.J. for a long time,” Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said at a Monday evening press conference at Minute Maid Park. 411 more words

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McLane Thinks He Left Crane, Luhnow, Astros A Good Farm System; He's Wrong

MaD Radio on Sports Radio 610 today featured one of the Meltsier Meltsdowns from co-host Mike Meltser, and for good reason.

Former Houston Astros owner Drayton McLane today penned an op-ed for the Houston Chronicle about, well, nothing in particular, and goes on to… 333 more words

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Astros Show Signs Of Life In 2014

When the Astros conclude the 2014 season Sunday afternoon at Citi Field, it will end without a playoff appearance for the ninth straight season, and it will mark the sixth straight year with a losing record, but the end of this season doesn’t feel like the rest. 822 more words

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Astros General Manager, Jeff Luhnow: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

It’s a new age in Major League Baseball as data analysis is starting to dominate front office decision-making around the league. More organizations are moving towards taking a statistically-driven approach to managing players, coaches and front office personnel, and Astros owner Jim Crane and General Manager Jeff Luhnow are leading the forefront. 1,649 more words

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Luhnow: Correa "ahead of plan" with fibula recovery

By Josh Reese and Ben DuBose
Red & Orange Report

HOUSTON — Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow says top prospect Carlos Correa is ahead of schedule in his ongoing recovery from the fractured right fibula that ended his 2014 season prematurely. 428 more words

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Astros Fire Bo Porter

The Astros continue to make news off the field for reasons that have very little to do with the team itself when they announced the firing of manager Bo Porter. 473 more words

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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - September 2, 2014

Bo Porter was fired as manager of the Astros. Now I am not sure if it was the right move for the team, but there is no way the team’s losing ways could have been a surprise to Bo or anyone else. 93 more words

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