Super Sunday Links 19 February 2012

CHON BURI, THAILAND - FEBRUARY 16: Na Yeon Choi of South Korea plays a shoot on the 17th hole during day one of the LPGA Thailand at Siam Country Club on February 16, 2012 in Chon Buri, Thailand. (Photo by Victor Fraile/Getty Images)

While conroestro was educating us on sophomore slumps I was putting together these links of education.

Learning

Joe Posnanski » Posts Aging (with chart!) «
By Joe Posnanski

Prospect Analysis: Lessons Learned - Minor League Ball
By John Sickels

Hoffman: Former Astros manager Larry Dierker grew to love reading - Houston Chronicle
By Ken Hoffman

Five Guys Who Played For and Managed the Astros « The Pecan Park Eagle
By Bill McCurdy

Spring is Almost Here

Competition will be theme of spring for Astros | astros.com: News
Brian McTaggart has a very in-depth look at what to expect for Spring Training

Quadruple A: AstroBrit's Astros from Across the Atlantic: Astros Fanfest links
I was going to grab all the links for Fan Fest, but Josh appears to of already done that.

Astros County: Your Neighborhood Astros Blog & Grill: Prospects to watch in 2012
By Juvenile Count Clerk AKA Bryan Trostel

Tips and notes for the Spring Training traveler. « Alyson's Footnotes
By Alyson Footer

Farmstros: So You Want to Go to Minor League Spring Training
Another Spring Training guide

The Grand Old Game: Player Interview: Jordan Scott, OF, Tri-City Valleycats (Class A-, NY-Penn League)
Jordan Scott talks about his time in the Minor Leagues.

Astro History

Quadruple A: AstroBrit's Astros from Across the Atlantic: Shift of ownership may present opportunity to get J.R. Richard's #50 retired
By Joshua Powling

Five Guys Who Played For and Managed the Astros « The Pecan Park Eagle
By Bill McCurdy

Bob Watson's success did not come easily | astros.com: News
Twice an All-Star, Bob Watson became baseball's first African American GM when the Astros named him to that post. But the journey was not without its struggles.

Draft links after the jump...

The Draft

Building Through the Draft: Worst of the Worst | FanGraphs Baseball
By Jim Breen

2011 Draft Sleepers: Rounds 10-20 - Minor League Ball
Kyle Hallock makes the list.

Other Random Stuff

With More FOX Primetime Games, MLB Blackout Policy Puts on the Shift
BOOOO! Looks like I'll have some free Saturday evenings to watch Hockey or Basketball....

The 10 Worst Pitches Of The 2011 Season - Baseball Nation
Jimmy Paredes and Brett Myers make the list.

The Platoon Advantage: Pteromerhanophobia, AJ Burnett, and Jackie Jensen
Not everything is as it appears.

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