Astros Aledmys Diaz Out With Left Hand Fracture

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The Houston Astros have taken another injury-hit with Aledmys Diaz hitting the shelf. Diaz left Saturday’s game after being hit by a pitch on the left hand. As it turns out, the hand was fractured and he is expected to miss approximately six to eight weeks. Houston originally hoped it was just a contusion, but […] READ MORE


Examining the Houston Astros Early Struggles

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It’s still very early in the 2021 MLB season, but the Houston Astros are struggling. After a hot start out of the gate, the Astros have found very little success of late. Conclusions about a team should not be drawn after just three weeks of a six-month season. However, Houston looks lost, losing nine of […] READ MORE


Jason Castro Reportedly Signs with Houston Astros

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Veteran catcher Jason Castro has found himself another team for 2021, reportedly agreeing to a contract with the Houston Astros on Thursday. The 33-year-old backstop will look to bounce back from an underwhelming 2020. The deal is pending a physical, and it will pay Castro $7 million over two years. Catcher Jason Castro's new contract […] READ MORE


Potential Landing Spots for Jason Castro

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The short year and mid-season trade didn’t help Jason Castro in 2020, but they didn’t hurt him as much as they could have. He was still a serviceable catcher in limited time. Being 33 years old isn’t the most positive thing, but Castro is one of the better free agent catchers available. The former first […] READ MORE


San Diego Padres Acquire Jason Castro

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The San Diego Padres have acquired catcher Jason Castro from the Los Angeles Angels. The news comes as the Padres continue to make moves to maintain their position in the heated National League West. The team recently traded for Trevor Rosenthal from the Kansas City Royals but this adds another layer of talent to an […] READ MORE


Los Angeles Angels Catchers Hot Start

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Angels Catchers Are Off to a Hot Start Over the past several seasons, the Los Angeles Angels have seen a revolving door of catchers behind the plate including Carlos Perez, Martin Maldonado, Jonathan Lucroy, and Kevan Smith. Neither Smith nor Lucroy made a compelling case for the team’s long-term strategy during the 2019 campaign. Thus, […] READ MORE


Corey Collins 2020 MLB Draft Profile

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Overview of Corey Collins Corey Collins comes in as one of the more exciting high school catchers in this year’s class. As a current student of North Gwinnett High School in Suwanee, Georgia, Collins clocks in at 6’3″, 215 pounds. At 18 years old, the left-handed hitting catcher is set to graduate this coming season. […] READ MORE


Minnesota Twins Free Agency Wishlist

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Minnesota Twins Free Agency Wishlist Fresh off a 101 win season, the Minnesota Twins head to the offseason with a fantastic core to build around. American League Manager of the Year Rocco Baldelli ran out a record-setting lineup, and their pitching was better than it has been in years. They were also swept out of […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Rays Potential Catcher Targets

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.Tampa Bay Rays Potential Catcher Targets As is seemingly the case just about every offseason, the Tampa Bay Rays are in the market for a catcher. They wasted little time addressing their need at the position last offseason, making a deal with the Seattle Mariners in early November to acquire Mike Zunino. At least, they […] READ MORE


Minnesota Twins Sign Jason Castro

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Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Tuesday that the Minnesota Twins have reached an agreement on a three-year contract with catcher Jason Castro. The deal is said to be worth $24.5 million. Source: #Twins to sign free-agent catcher Jason Castro. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) November 22, 2016 Source: Castro deal with #Twins will be for three years, […] READ MORE