Brandon Backe

Houston Astros #41 - Pitcher

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

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

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

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

What was the Astros' perfect game?

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

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

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

Looking Back At The Astros And Hurricane Ike

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

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

This Day In Astros History

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

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.

Brandon Backe Finally Released

The Houston Astros finally released Brandon Backe on Monday. An examination of the inexcusable mistakes made by the Astros' management regarding the pitcher.

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