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The seasons of a season

I like to think about the season in groups of 27 games (1/6 of the season) and 54 games (1/3 of the season). The Astros went 22-32 in the 1st 54 games, a pace that would produce 66 wins, about what...


Woe unto us-the spingtime of our discontent

3 of the 5 guys Luhnow brought in to fix the pitching staff are on the DL. Springer's flaws appear fatal. Singleton started like a house afire and then faded. Wojo and Appel have disappeared. Folty...


Why is Carlos Correa still in camp?

Nearby David projects upcoming cuts leading up to OD. He thinks Carlos will stay until the final round of cuts. That is interesting to me because almost all of the remaining guys are headed for AAA...


Jason Castro and JD Martinez

In yesterday's Chron Evan Drellich had a profile on Jason Castro. In the article Castro talked about an adjustment he had made to his swing path before the 2013 season and the much improved results...


Berkman is HOF worthy

In the tributes to Lance Berkman there has been a wistful concession the Berkman was not HOF worthy. Not so.The case for Lance Berkman is straightforward and essentially the same as for Jeff...


Who plays where in the Corpus OF this year?

Here are some stats from last year at A+ ball: Aplin: DOB 3/21/91 278/376/424 DDA: DOB 8/16/92 317/405/468 Epps: DOB 12/10/88 275/381/503 Meredith: DOB 12/19/89 279/399/507 DDA played 2B while...


Trading the First Pick

As a refugee from the Crawfish Boxes, I am newly arrived at the BRB and find myself looking for fun pursuits while waiting for pitchers and catchers to report, the combine, the Senior Bowl and the...


Toward a Better Fan Experience-2 Proposals

Here are 2 proposals to make the fan experience better. One is a rule change and the other a directive to the umpires concerning an existing rule. No. 1 (Rule change) A batter may not leave the...


A modest proposal

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