Tag archive for ‘Carlos Correa’
By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Major League Baseball: First Half Awards, Statistics and Digest

One hundred and three days ago, Evan Longoria connected for a two-run homer off Masahiro Tanaka in the second inning of the first game of the season on Opening Day.  It would be the first of a record 3,343 More...

By Jake Archer On Wednesday, May 31st, 2017

Early All-Star Lineups For The American League

The first results for MLB All Star balloting were just announced today and after taking a look at them, they don’t look as awful as the past two years were. There are a few holes though so I wanted to correct More...

Kyle Schwarber
By Drew Tanguay On Thursday, May 11th, 2017

Transformation of the Leadoff Hitter

When you think of the traditional leadoff hitter, you think of the fastest player on the team who will hopefully get on base, then swipe 2nd to get into scoring position to begin the game. That was the case in More...

By Frank Pimentel On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

2017 Major League Baseball Season Preview

Coming off one of the highest-rated and most entertaining World Series ever in which the Chicago Cubs reversed the curse in extra innings of Game 7 and the United States took home gold in the World Baseball Classic More...

By Will Hyland On Friday, February 17th, 2017

Top 10 Shortstops For 2017

As of 2015, BHC writers on the staff have been routinely ranking each player at each position in all of Major League Baseball. The list below includes five honorable mentions as well as the top ten shortstops in More...

By Pierce Dennis On Wednesday, May 18th, 2016

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 KC Baker On Monday, March 28th, 2016

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 Will Hyland On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Top 10 Shortstops For 2016

With the end of the NFL season upon us, the Baseball Hot Corner team brings back the Top 10 at each position series as we get closer to pitchers and catchers reporting. One position to highlight is shortstop, More...

Carter and Gattis
By KC Baker On Friday, August 28th, 2015

Houston Astros Quietly Grinding It Out

The first place and very talented Los Angeles Dodgers arrived at the Juice Box with the skilled arms of Zack Greinke and Clayton Kershaw prepared to punish my boys in orange. Me, I gotta say I was concerned. My More...

Roberto Osuna
By Brendan Panikkar On Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Can Roberto Osuna Win The AL Rookie Of The Year?

Roberto Osuna has made a strong case for 2015 AL R.O.Y. It was just a few days ago that Fox Sports Baseball analyst, Jon Morosi was quoted saying that his vote for the 2015 American League Rookie of the Year (R.O.Y) More...

Cardinals Hack Probe
By KC Baker On Sunday, June 21st, 2015

The St. Louis Hackingbirds

And so it appears that some enterprising folks in the St. Louis front office were sorting through the rich data compiled by Jeff Luhnow for yet undetermined reasons. Undetermined my ass. Before I address this transgression More...

By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, June 16th, 2015

Youth Movement Alive And Well In Majors

The future of major league baseball is alive and well with the recent promotions and domination of some of the games brightest talents. The laundry list of blue chippers promoted to the majors this season is More...

Preston Tucker
By KC Baker On Sunday, June 14th, 2015

Hey Fool! Got No Time For The Trade Jibba Jabba

After their glorious 2015 launch into orbit, the Astros have been forced back to Earth by the reality of the game. Baseball champions do not suddenly splash onto the diamond; they are born from the hard labor of More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, June 8th, 2015
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Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 25

For Baseball Hot Corner’s articles to be recognized by Google, they put a requirement on all blogs that each post/article should be 300 words or more.  That’s usually not a problem for major breaking trades More...

Carlos Correa
By Clayton Richer On Sunday, June 7th, 2015
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Carlos Correa Gets Call To Majors

The Houston Astros have officially promoted shortstop Carlos Correa to the majors  as per a team report. The 4th ranked prospect in baseball will make his debut on Monday versus the Chicago White Sox. Correa More...

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