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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


Red & Orange Report 9

Editors Ben DuBose and Josh Reese break down all the latest Houston Sports news and rumors, Jayson Braddock a Texans insider joins the show to talk about Ryan Mallet & Jadeveon Clowney. 40 more words


Pace of play initiatives trying to cut down the time of games

Perhaps you’ve heard that this season’s Arizona Fall League is testing out new pace of play initiatives from Major League Baseball in an effort to speed up the game. 586 more words

#AskLuhnow Astros Twitter Takeover - October 15, 2014

And we are ready to start #AskLuhnow! pic.twitter.com/kFgVkxtuKJ

— Houston Astros (@astros) October 15, 2014

Hi all! Earlier this afternoon, General Manager Jeff Luhnow took over…

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AFL: Arizona Fall League showcases tomorrow's stars

Welcome to fall ball! If you haven’t heard about it before here’s an introduction to the Arizona Fall League. The 2014 AFL’s season officially begins Tuesday and runs through November 15. 468 more words