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Michael Bourn

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

Early surprises, confirmations mark National League Central

The first two weeks in the NL Central brought surprises and confirmed suspicions. Unfortunately for the Houston Astros, they brought confirmation. They're not very good.

Monday, March 31st, 2008

Astros have nowhere to go

With little pitching at the major or minor league levels, the Houston Astros will struggle, and they apparently have nowhere to go for a very long time.

Sunday, January 6th, 2008

So, what is the Astros’ plan?

The Houston Astros' trade for Miguel Tejada, at the cost of pitching prospects Troy Patton and Matt Albers, only makes sense if the club is angling for the 2009 market in free agent pitchers.