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Big Papi and Perez Pacing AL Vote Getters Thus Far

Salvador Perez

Balloting for the 2016 MLB All-Star Game is in full swing and two familiar faces in David Ortiz and Salvador Perez have sequestered fans hearts for their respective votes. As of June 14th, Salvador Perez had garnered 2,063,459 votes, a country mile ahead of Matt Wieters who is a distant second with 673,822 votes. “Big Papi” who has committed More...

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By Pierce Dennis On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016
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Can the Astros Bounce Back in an Improved AL West?

The Houston Astros are floundering in the AL West cellar following a tremendous breakout season in 2015. Forty games into 2016, the Astros sit at 16-24 after winning last night’s game to the Chicago White More...

By Danny Gallagher On Tuesday, May 17th, 2016
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Scout for Blue Jays, Expos Discovered Terry Puhl for Astros

Wayne Morgan, right, poses with Pat Gillick and Paul Beeston. When school was out at Saskatchewan’s Melville high, Terry Puhl came home, walked through the door of his parents’ home to find his father Frank More...

By KC Baker On Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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Astros’ Faithful Takes a Hammock After Slow Start

“Take a knee!” my bonehead junior high football coach volcano-belched at my teammates and me. We’d have endured some sadistic workout they designed and inflicted; or perhaps we were at the end of another More...

Altuve and Biggio
By KC Baker On Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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Houston, We Have a Problem: Not On Craig’s Watch

I dig me some Jose Altuve.  A hitting machine.  A spark plug.  He spins up maximum performance from a tiny frame to the point of the supernatural.  But tonight against Boston, when Houston was down one in a More...

By KC Baker On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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The Year of the Stros

Too much digital ink has been wasted by this blogger on the second-class citizen treatment of my beloved Houston Astros. Sports Illustrated issues them a cover as this year’s World Series Champions and the first More...

By Danny Gallagher On Thursday, March 17th, 2016
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Talking Montreal Baseball Way Down in South Florida

WEST PALM BEACH — When the Expos come back, will they bring Youppi back? Can Montreal support a major-league team? What would the city of Montreal do about getting a new stadium? Would Montreal choose south More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Major-League Coaches Underpaid For Time They Invest

JUPITER, Fla. — I’ve always wondered what Major League Baseball coaches earn for a living. It took a while but now I know roughly what most of them make. And to tell you the truth, they don’t More...

By John Farrell On Friday, March 4th, 2016
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Mr Fantasy…A Poolie’s Dirty Little Draft Day Secrets

Send us (Kole) Calhoun, something to make us all happy. Greetings and salutations Hot Corner fans. It’s that time of year again. Everyone has reported in the proverbial best shape of their lives and hope More...

By Rocco Constantino On Monday, February 29th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments That Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: AL West

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...








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