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  • joined Mar 29, 2011
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Santana Hits the Century Mark and Astros Lose 7-2

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Eric Bedard gets rocked early and the 2013 Astros become a Royals Jeopardy question as Ervin Santana reaches 100 wins for his career.

Paging D.R. Pitching. Please Report to the Mound

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Houston has had an extensive history with Latin American players. This article spotlights Jose Lima, Octavio Dotel and Felipe Paulino in that order.

Remember That Guy Before Carlos Lee?

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Preston Wilson may not have left a deep impression in Astros history, but he had a moment or two in the Texas sun.

A Salute to the Astros' Rookie All-Star

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Bill Dawley, the Astros only rookie All-Star, book-ended his career with some patriotic dates.

1987 Mike Scott Tosses Complete Game

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Mike Scott proves why he was the NL Cy Young in 1986 with a complete game win against the Pittsburg Pirates on this day in 1987.

Caminiti, Hidalgo and Everett power Astros route

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Houston tallies 10 extra base hits at former Astros and Rangers Ken Caminit, Richard Hidalgo and Carl Everett help to power the Astros to a 19-8 win

Phil Garner, Astros Sweep Cardinals 2006

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Phil Garner guilds the Astros past the rival St. Louis Cardinals in a 4-3 victory and a sweep in the short 2-game series.

Today We Celebrate a Lefty and Mourn a Season

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January 18th marks a dark day in Astros History and the birth of the last Astro from the 2005 World Series roster to leave the team.

1991 and Houston's Hall of Fame Hopefuls

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The current class of former Astros on this years Hall of Fame ballot tangle and brand their careers during the 1991 season.

The Ground-Breaking Astrodome

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January 3rd, 1962 marks the ground breaking for what would become the Houston Astrodome and one of the most important moments in Houston sports history.

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The Brightest Day in Astros Baseball

2005 was a season of redemption for Astros fans. The good guys finally found a way to defeat long-time rivals Atlanta and St. Louis en route to the teams first World Series appearance. October...

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Astros' Slogan for 2013

The Astros have always had a pretty good PR department and the "Root, Root, Root" slogan for this year is a good way to go a faceless franchise in rebuilding mood. In light of the losing record,...

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Question to TCB Community

I tend to watch MLB Network on a regular basis. It seems like any time analysts discuss a hitter and the homerun highlight reel runs while they are talking, the highlights show an Astros pitcher...

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Three Observations of the Opening Day Roster

  Looking at the Astros’ roster for 2011 does not bring about visions of championships, but there are some positives here. Despite low expectations, Houston has an improved roster over last...

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