Brandon Backe

Houston Astros #41 - Pitcher

  • Born: 04/05/78
  • Age: 36
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 195

Super Sunday Astros Crawfish Boil - May 4, 2014

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News and notes from the Astros' first month of baseball.

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The Daily Boil: Backe's Back...in the News

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Former Astros pitcher Brandon Backe is talking about his pitching future again, but this time it's in a courtroom about busted dreams.

Loving and Hating Geoff Blum

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A look at the path Geoff Blum took to both create joy and angst for Astros fans.

What was the Astros' perfect game?

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There may be better pitching performances in Houston's franchise history, but that 18 inning marathon may be the most perfect game the Astros have ever played.

Astros History: 18-Inning 2005 NLDS Game Against The Atlanta Braves

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Astros HIstory: A look back at the 18-Inning NLDS game against the Atlanta Braves in 2005.

Post-game thread: Was anyone surprised by the 1-0 final score?

A lot of people in Las Vegas lost their shirts on this one. The over/under on total runs scored was 0, but the Dodgers and Giants blew past that mark. Live by the 1-0 bubble-wrapped sword, die by...

Baseball Prospectus Opens Its Archives

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Looking to unbore yourself on this fine near-Summer day? Lets get to work.

Looking Back At The Astros And Hurricane Ike

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The Astros made a difference in the city of Houston after Hurricane Ike, even if they didn't win those games up in Milwaukee.

Super Sunday Links 10 April 2011

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The courtroom, manager decision, and the GM's chair.

This Day In Astros History

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A look back at April 1, 2008 and how the Astros did against San Diego.

Brandon Backe Returns To The News In The Craziest Way Possible

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Brandon Backe suing over crazy party fight.

Cubs vs. Padres Preview, Monday 9/27, 9:05 CT: The NL West Race Beckons Again

The Cubs inject themselves into the Padres/Giants race for four days.

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