Irish Pete

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Minor League Recap: July 23, 2014


Class AAA: Round Rock Express (TEX) at the Oklahoma City RedHawks Three 4-run innings happened for the RedHawks. It was enough to overcome the many straight and crooked numbers put up by the...

Come with me to a Corpus Christi Hooks game.


I caught a Hooks game at the Frisco RoughRiders on July 19, 2014. Here's my observations from this 2-1 loss.

Minor League Recap: July 16, 2014


Get caught up on all the minor league action that was happening while you were or were not watching the ESPY's.

What happens when a fan at a MiLB game charges the mound?


I believe that's ruled as a 6 unassisted put out. A fan decided to charge the Midland RockHounds pitcher after he bean balled Telvin Nash in yesterday's Corpus Christi Hooks game.

Minor League Recap: July 11, 2014


The 34th and later round has a big night.

The Fangraphs Fringe Five: Astros Depth Doing Work


The Fangraphs Fringe Five is a feature that attempts to find prospects who are performing statistically well, but is someone likely off major top 100 lists.

TCB Daily Boil: Crossfit sues who?


CrossFit, which is rumored to be Brady Aiken's workout, is suing the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Minor League Open Thread: July 10, 2014


Let's discuss the action on the farm tonight.

Minor League Recap: July 9, 2014


The Lancaster JetHawks never cease to amaze.

Minor League Recap: July 2, 2014


The Brett Myers and JA Happ trades pay dividends on the farm last night.

Minor Leage Recap: June 30, 2014


Offensive explosions galore on the farm in the last night of June.

Minor League Recap: June 20, 2014


¡Kike Hernandez esta en fuego!

Minor League Recap: June 18, 2014


What happened in the Astros farm last night?

Minor League Recap: June 11, 2014


Minor League Recap: June 11, 2014

Astros xBABIP led to xPlosion


The Astros xBABIP has remained the same all year, what we've witnessed lately has been the BABIP catching up to it.

Minor League Recap: June 5, 2014


Older baby 'Stros continue to struggle, Lancaster is amazing, a yoga instructor hits for the cycle, and a Wander boy continues to impress in Dominica.

Astros Minor League Recap: June 4, 2014


Minor League Action for the Astros from June 4, 2014

Jon Singleton Called Up and Extended!


In a series of tweets, it has broke that Jon Singleton has not only been called up for tomorrow's game, but he has also been extended.

Minor League Open Thread: May 31, 2014


Let's talk about the Minor League Action tonight! Mark Appel is back!

Houston Astros Minor League Recap: 5/28/14


Young baby 'Stros score many runs. Older baby 'Stros score zero.

Houston Astros Minor League Recap: 5/21/14


Houston Astros Minor League Recap: 5/21/14

Astros sign Kyle Farnsworth, Clemens optioned


Astros add another bullpen piece.

Astros &Orioles, Potential Trade Partners, Again?


Astros &Orioles, Potential Trade Partners, Again?

Astros hit the ball hard, a lot.


The Astros hit the ball hard more often than 27 other MLB teams even if they are still not scoring many runs.

Astros Hitters have been Unlucky


Stat of the Day: Jason Castro will not hit at the Mendoza line for long.

Watch the Astros on TV?! You can this spring.


Even if the CSN resolution is not attained any time soon, you can watch the Astros on TV this March.

Luhnow and the Astros look for Jose Cruz 2.0


Luhnow and the Astros know exactly what type of outfielders they want and other baseball clubs may under value it.

No Need To Worry About Domingo Santana


A look at 20 year old Astros prospect Domingo Santana performance in AA

The Luhnow Process II, the Pitcher's K to BB ratio


A look at how the K:BB ratio works out for the pitchers down on the Astros farm system.

The Luhnow Process, strikeout to walk ratio


Let's compile some aggregate minor league team stats and look at a specific stat, K:BB ratio.

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