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Mark Appel Live-Tweeted His Day at the Zoo

Astros top pitching prospect Mark Appel went to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo in Colorado Springs, Colorado last week. And like any self-respecting red-blooded American, he took photos of animals. 256 more words

Arizona Fall League wrap-up: Bird, Winker shine; Bradley, Nimmo falter

By Sam Dykstra/MiLB.com

The Arizona Fall League slate officially came to a close Thursday afternoon, and now we begin our long, slow trudge into the harshness of winter… 1,238 more words

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AJ Hinch On What He Likes And What Needs To Improve From Astros

New Houston Astros Manager AJ Hinch joined Mad Radio and they talked about what appealed to him about the Astros, how the young players like Mark Appel are doing in winter ball, the importance of chemistry in the clubhouse, the strengths and weaknesses of the team and who will start in center field. 6 more words


Scouting the Statline: AFL Progress Report

We’re rapidly approaching the halfway point of the Arizona Fall League schedule, which means most of your everyday players have managed to log 40 or 50 plate appearances at this point. 2,198 more words