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Houston Astros a good bet to repeat in 2018

The Houston Astros are well positioned to repeat as World Champions in 2018 especially with a full year of Justin Verlander and the likelihood they add another front of the rotation starter. Earlier this week it appeared that the Astros had acquired Gerrit Cole from the Pittsburgh Pirates before the wheels fell off on the deal so they are obviously More...

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By Clayton Richer On Friday, January 12th, 2018
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If the Baseball Hall of Fame is Including Closers, Why Not Wagner?  

SAN DIEGO, CA – APRIL 23: Billy Wagner of the Houston Astros pitches against the San Diego Padres on April 23, 2000 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Sporting News via Getty Images) We are still somewhat More...

By Clayton Richer On Thursday, October 26th, 2017
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World Series Bats Come Alive As Houston Strikes Back

The Houston Astros struck back in Game Two of the World Series versus the Los Angeles Dodgers knotting up the series as both teams set a record for most combined home runs. The two combatants connected for eight More...

By Clayton Richer On Monday, October 23rd, 2017
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Los Angeles Dodgers favorites to win World Series

  The Los Angeles Dodgers and their impressive postseason run have them in the driver’s seat on paper versus the Houston Astros as the October Classic kicks off tomorrow with Game One at Chaves Ravine. The first More...

By Clayton Richer On Friday, October 6th, 2017
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The 2017 MLB Playoffs Could Become the Decades Best

The divisional round this season is shaping up to become loaded with high winning totals in recent history even as the Minnesota Twins beat the New York Yankees. On Wednesday night, the Colorado Rockies go head More...

By Clayton Richer On Wednesday, August 30th, 2017
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American League Playoffs: Taking A Peak at the Contenders

 The playoffs are a big deal, and one couldn’t be faulted for over analyzing them at this point, especially taking into consideration everything that has transpired thus far. However, most Major League Baseball More...

By KC Baker On Tuesday, July 11th, 2017
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Houston Astros: A Deserved Respect

It’s been a while; thanks to all 14 of my followers (including Dad and the B) who are reading this. Anyone who knows diddly about Major League Baseball realizes that my mighty mighty Stros are officially worthy More...

By Jake Archer On Monday, June 5th, 2017
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Which Contenders Are For Real and Which Are Not?

So last week I had a blog about the worst teams in baseball right now and whether or not I thought they were doomed. This week I want to look at the top of the standings and judge the best teams on whether or not More...

By Clayton Richer On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Chicago Cubs Still Favorite To Win World Series

The Las Vegas odds-makers still have faith in the World Series champion Chicago Cubs defending their title even after getting off to a 19-19 start thus far. The Cubs are 6/1 favorites in a futures wager currently More...

By Jake Archer On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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Jose Altuve Wasn’t Hurt On Sunday, His Shoes Were Just Too Tight!

Only in baseball can something like this happen. There is no other sport in the world that has the kind of weird, quirky injury news that baseball has and I don’t know how to feel about it. In a way, I love that More...








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