Jeremy Pena is Exceeding Expectations

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Going into the 2022 season, expectations for Jeremy Pena were very high. Those inside the Houston Astros organization were excited about the young prospect. Hopes were high for Pena, and they had to be, given that the team was content with letting Carlos Correa leave in free agency. Correa is one of the most revered […] READ MORE


2022 Houston Astros Season Preview

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We are just a few short days away from the beginning of the 2022 season. With spring training coming to a close, rosters become clear and sights become completely set on the regular season. Expectations are high for most of the league, but especially for the Houston Astros. After falling short in the 2021 World […] READ MORE


2022 Minnesota Twins Season Preview

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The Minnesota Twins look ready to get back to contention in 2022. After some significant offseason acquisitions, fans will be prepared to put last season in the rearview mirror. The Twins were 73-89, a disappointing dead last in the AL Central after winning the division title in 2019 and 2020. The Twins enter the 2022 […] READ MORE


Astros 2022 Spring Training Update

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Spring Training is well under way and Opening Day is fast approaching. Every team has a number of questions and storylines to address in their individual camps. Sometimes these storylines in the Spring end up impacting the beginning of the regular season. The Houston Astros are one of those teams with some pretty interesting things […] READ MORE


Yankees, Twins Make Blockbuster Trade

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The New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins swung an enormous trade Sunday night. New York acquired third baseman Josh Donaldson and shortstop Isiah Kiner-Falefa, along with rookie catcher Ben Rortvedt. Catcher Gary Sanchez and third baseman Gio Urshela are headed to Minnesota. It is the first major offseason move by the Yankees post-lockout. The Yankees […] READ MORE


Astros Sign Utility Man Niko Goodrum

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With the lockout being lifted, the remaining free agents are finally coming off the board. While some teams are looking for big difference-makers, some are looking for players to shore up their bench. The Houston Astros are in the latter. It was announced on Saturday that the Astros have signed utility-man Niko Goodrum. According to […] READ MORE


Nolan Ryan, Astros Pulp Rays (LWOS All-Time Tournament)

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Astros 3, Rays 2 (This game was the result of a simulation done through¬†What If Sports. It matched the Tampa Bay Rays All-Time Team against the Houston Astros All-Time Team. This game did actually happen, but this simulation took place at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas.) This game was a pitching duel between Astros […] READ MORE


Value Free Agents Who Could Bring Major Impact

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Despite all the money being spent before Major League Baseball went into a lockout, there is still a large amount of free agents on the market. Whenever the lockout is finally lifted, there will be another big spending spree. Guys like Carlos Correa, Freddie Freeman, Nick Castellanos, Kris Bryant, and others will receive major paydays. […] READ MORE


How Houston Can Reach Another World Series

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It goes without saying, reaching a World Series is really difficult. Just getting to the Fall Classic deserves to be celebrated. Over the past five seasons, the Houston Astros have reached the World Series three times. What the Astros have done over that span is truly impressive. They won in 2017 against the Los Angeles […] READ MORE


Houston Astros 2022 Shortstop Options

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Despite falling short in the 2021 World Series, the Houston Astros have a lot to look forward to in the coming years. Fortunately, Houston has a very strong core of players that is remaining intact heading into the 2022 season. One of the places that is likely going to look quite different is the shortstop […] READ MORE