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Irish Pete

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I also live in Ranger country.
Commented on Growing up Astros: Fans in the dark age on Apr 23 2014, 1:35p
Qualls will be OK too.
Commented on GameThread #21: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 22, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 23 2014, 12:57a - 2 replies
The pitch count was 80...
Commented on GameThread #21: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 22, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 23 2014, 12:34a
I'd like to join in on your poetry Joe.
Commented on GameThread #21: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 22, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 23 2014, 12:00a - 2 replies
Looks like I'll be staying up late again. The Astros are leading...
Commented on GameThread #21: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 22, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 11:20p - 1 reply
I'm a little late... and that wasn't a straight ball, but...
Commented on GameThread #21: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 22, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 10:39p - 2 replies
It would be interesting to do some historical analysis of this...
Commented on Does Kyle Westwood Have an Elite Skill? on Apr 22 2014, 9:36p - 2 replies
Regression.
Commented on History Repeats: May 2005 and April 2014 Astros on Apr 22 2014, 9:18a - 2 replies
I can help you with that "blackout" if you like.
Commented on Dominguez dethrones the king; Astros win 7-2 on Apr 22 2014, 9:03a - 1 reply
Got to take the good with the bad with his aggressive approach.
Commented on Dominguez dethrones the king; Astros win 7-2 on Apr 22 2014, 9:02a
Yes.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 1:01a - 1 reply
Haha. Just making the effort helps our understanding of the game go up.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 1:00a
Kind of...
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 12:54a - 1 reply
No Subject
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 12:28a - 1 reply
Based on the profiles of the batted ball data, the Astros babip should be higher.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 12:17a - 1 reply
xBABIP suggests otherwise mi amigo.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 12:10a - 1 reply
BABIP Regression!
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 22 2014, 12:00a - 2 replies
Turning into the Ace of this staff before our eyes.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 21 2014, 11:41p
I'm running with CRPerry's idea... Preston Tucker for DH.
Commented on Game Thread #20: Houston Astros at Seattle Mariners, Apr 21, 2014 9:10 PM CDT on Apr 21 2014, 11:07p - 2 replies
Guess Tags contributed on this article.
Commented on Attempting to be optimistic on Apr 21 2014, 2:47p - 1 reply
This.
Commented on Minor League Recap: Games of April 20, 2014 on Apr 21 2014, 12:25p
Obsession noted.
Commented on Athletics extend Astros' losing streak to seven games on Apr 21 2014, 10:58a
Tucker probably isn't ready... but the projection systems don't hate him.
Commented on Athletics extend Astros' losing streak to seven games on Apr 21 2014, 10:32a
I see your point.
Commented on Athletics extend Astros' losing streak to seven games on Apr 21 2014, 10:27a
Agreed.
Commented on Athletics extend Astros' losing streak to seven games on Apr 21 2014, 10:23a
Phock this sheet.
Commented on GameThread No.17: Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics, Apr 18, 2014 9:05 PM CDT on Apr 19 2014, 1:04a
BABIP at .223.
Commented on Royals 5, Astros 1: Astros missing pieces, get swept by Royals on Apr 18 2014, 1:02a - 1 reply
No It didn't.
Commented on Stat of the Day: xBABIP and the Impending Astros Offensive Explosion on Apr 18 2014, 12:59a
Yes we are.
Commented on Stat of the Day: xBABIP and the Impending Astros Offensive Explosion on Apr 18 2014, 12:59a
Yes. But I think they will try their damnedest to keep him from being Super 2.
Commented on Houston Astros Minor League Recap: 4/16/14 on Apr 17 2014, 11:52a - 1 reply
I thought that you were putting that slash line as the Astros as a whole.
Commented on Astros option Kevin Chapman to Triple-A Oklahoma City; Raúl Valdés Called Up on Apr 17 2014, 11:15a - 1 reply
Only with Ks.
Commented on Stat of the Day: xBABIP and the Impending Astros Offensive Explosion on Apr 17 2014, 11:12a
There can be a whole other post on the pitching...
Commented on Stat of the Day: xBABIP and the Impending Astros Offensive Explosion on Apr 17 2014, 11:11a
The triple slash line will be going up soon.
Commented on Astros option Kevin Chapman to Triple-A Oklahoma City; Raúl Valdés Called Up on Apr 17 2014, 10:19a - 2 replies
Presley is out of options.
Commented on Astros option Kevin Chapman to Triple-A Oklahoma City; Raúl Valdés Called Up on Apr 17 2014, 10:18a
If you are a lefty and you can't get lefties out...
Commented on Astros option Kevin Chapman to Triple-A Oklahoma City; Raúl Valdés Called Up on Apr 17 2014, 10:16a - 2 replies
Stat of the Day: xBABIP and the Impending Astros Offensive Explosion
Posted on Apr 17 2014, 10:00a
Oh, and...
Commented on Astros to call up George Springer on Apr 16 2014, 12:54a - 1 reply
No Subject
Commented on Astros to call up George Springer on Apr 16 2014, 12:49a
BABIP
Commented on Game Thread No. 14: Kansas City Royals at Houston Astros, Apr 15, 2014 7:10 PM CDT on Apr 15 2014, 10:38p
Singleton just had a nice pick at first base to finish a 6-4-3 DP and get Folty out of the inning.
Commented on Game Thread No. 14: Kansas City Royals at Houston Astros, Apr 15, 2014 7:10 PM CDT on Apr 15 2014, 9:24p
Whoops... Grand slam
Commented on Game Thread No. 14: Kansas City Royals at Houston Astros, Apr 15, 2014 7:10 PM CDT on Apr 15 2014, 9:21p
Springer just absolutely freaking smashed a 3 run HR.
Commented on Game Thread No. 14: Kansas City Royals at Houston Astros, Apr 15, 2014 7:10 PM CDT on Apr 15 2014, 9:13p - 1 reply
BABIP dude.
Commented on Why Houston Should Demand More from the Astros on Apr 14 2014, 6:01p - 2 replies
I have watch CC on milb.tv only twice this year.
Commented on Minor League Recap: Games of April 11, 2014 on Apr 12 2014, 1:35p - 1 reply
Austin fits the mold of the current Luhnowy type OFers.
Commented on Astros Minor League's POTW on Apr 11 2014, 12:56p
Our team BABIP is ridiculous right now.
Commented on GameThread #8: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays, Apr 9, 2014 6:07 PM CDT on Apr 9 2014, 10:13p
I believe you are exactly right Anthony.
Commented on Houston Astros Minor League Recap: 4/8/14 on Apr 9 2014, 9:20p - 1 reply
No Subject
Commented on GameThread #8: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays, Apr 9, 2014 6:07 PM CDT on Apr 9 2014, 8:23p - 1 reply
He's our only lefty. Jeebus.
Commented on Game thread No. 8: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays, Apr 8, 2014 6:07 PM CDT on Apr 8 2014, 9:23p - 1 reply
Kiss of death...
Commented on Game thread No. 8: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays, Apr 8, 2014 6:07 PM CDT on Apr 8 2014, 9:08p
So... Here's Chris Carter's spray chart from 2013. Home on the Left. Away on the right.
Commented on Game thread No. 8: Houston Astros at Toronto Blue Jays, Apr 8, 2014 6:07 PM CDT on Apr 8 2014, 8:22p - 2 replies
Very GrossmanHoesyish
Commented on Minor League Recap: Games of April 7, 2014 on Apr 8 2014, 11:24a - 1 reply
Yes.
Commented on Minor League Recap: Games of April 7, 2014 on Apr 8 2014, 10:46a
That's what happens when you walk people.
Commented on Game thread No. 7: Los Angeles Angels at Houston Astros, Apr 7, 2014 1:10 PM CDT on Apr 7 2014, 2:32p - 1 reply
Agreed. I am excited about all Astros games...
Commented on Astros Question of the Week: How many lineups is too many lineups? on Apr 7 2014, 12:28p - 1 reply
Man I love that OF in CC.
Commented on Astros Minor League Recap: Minors are Back Baby! on Apr 4 2014, 11:10a
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Commented on TCB Weekly Astros email discussion: George Springer's contact rate on Apr 4 2014, 11:05a
Use it quickly boys!
Commented on Astros 3, Yankees 1: Cosart answers critics, throws five shutout innings on Apr 3 2014, 12:10a
It's usually really quiet, then the commercials blow your ears out.
Commented on Astros vs. Yankees: Game No. 2 thread for April 2, 2014 on Apr 2 2014, 10:21p
Awesome insight into Appel's thought process.
Commented on Mark Appel is a Master of Control... Except When He's Not on Apr 2 2014, 1:53p
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