Super Sunday Links 29 Jan 2012

VILLARREAL, SPAIN - JANUARY 28: Sergio Busquets (R) of Barcelona is tacked by Castellani of Villarreal during the la Liga match between Villarreal and Barcelona at El Madrigal on January 28, 2012 in Villarreal, Spain. (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images)

While conroestro was comparing the Astros and Cardinals drafts I was putting together these delightful links.

All About The Astros

Richard Justice: Astros' name connects with fans' pride in city | astros.com: News
A good article by Richard Justice. I'm curious to know though why he choose two playoff loses as memories.

Broadcaster Jim Deshaies chats with Astros fans | astros.com: News
J.D. answered questions from fans in an online chat this past Tuesday. This is the transcript of that chat in-case you missed it.

Ultimate Astros " Best individual seasons in Astros history? The envelopes, please
By Steve Campbell

S2S 2012 Team Prospect Lists: Houston Astros - Seedlings to Stars - A Minor League Baseball Site - Draft and Prospect News, Blogs, Opinion and More
By Nathaniel Stoltz

The 1986 Astros reunion: celebrating good times and great baseball memories. " Alyson's Footnotes
Alyson Footer covered the 1986 Houston Astro reunion.

Delino DeShields Jr. Resembles Dad… Sort Of | FanGraphs Baseball
By Mike Newman


Not The Draft

Younger Is Not Always Better in the Dominican | FanGraphs Baseball
By Jim Breen

Pre-Season College Top 100 Draft Prospects - Minor League Ball
Ranking the college pool before the first pitch of the season.

Appy Astros: Age in the Appy and Making the Show
AppyAstros looks at the age factor for all teams in the Appy League.

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