Editorials

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Astros 5th-rounder Nix a victim? Piffle.

Jon Heyman says Jacob Nix is a victim of the Astros' failed negotiation with 1st-overall pick Brady Aiken. CRPerry13 says hogwash.

Astros 5th-rounder Nix a victim? Piffle.

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Jon Heyman says Jacob Nix is a victim of the Astros' failed negotiation with 1st-overall pick Brady Aiken. CRPerry13 says hogwash.

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Striking out into the Astros' future

The Astros' lineup looks to strike out a lot. The Front Office would like to change that. Here's one way that could happen.

Striking out into the Astros' future

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The Astros' lineup looks to strike out a lot. The Front Office would like to change that. Here's one way that could happen.

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Analyzing the Astros data breach

A look at some of the moving parts in the breach of the Astros.

Analyzing the Astros data breach

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A look at some of the moving parts in the breach of the Astros.

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Why Jerome Williams is still on this team

Jerome Williams has been a lightning rod of hatred for Astros fans recently due to his poor performances out of the bullpen. This is my attempt to answer the question that keeps popping up all over...

Nonsense and Sensibility (pt 2): Dismissiveness

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CRPerry13 continues his editorial about the perception of those within and outside of baseball about the way the game is changing, with the Astros leading the way, for better or worse.

Nonsense and Sensibility (pt. 1): Bad journalism

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The baseball world is rife with misinformation, ignorance, and entitlement. CRPerry13 cajoles readers to open their eyes and take what they read with a grain of salt unless it is provided with...

A new market inefficiency: short people?

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Astros 2Bs Jose Altuve and Tony Kemp's successes at their relative leagues forces CRPerry13 to question the idea that shorter batters are at a disadvantage compared to their larger brethren.

Open letter to the readers of TCB

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An open letter to the readers of The Crawfish Boxes

Donald Sterling could be bad for MLB

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CRPerry13 imagines where the aftermath of the Donald Sterling racism scandal could go, and the potential impact on MLB

A Few Thoughts on Collin McHugh's Electric Start

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Collin McHugh is no stranger to hot starts, nor to regression. And a look at his own blog can shed a lot of light on why that is.

Slumps and slump busters: The Astros' offense

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CRPerry13 explains how the Astros' offensive offense over the first three weeks of the season is but smoke and mirrors.

History Repeats: May 2005 and April 2014 Astros

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Climb down from your ledge, Astros fans. The Astros' team-wide slump is temporary, and it's not even the worst slump in recent history. Jump in the time machine, and let's go!

Astros Ace: Dallas Keuchel

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Once forgotten, casually dismissed as a probable reliever, Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel is asserting himself and putting himself in the running for best pitcher on the staff.

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Astros 2014 Spring Training Impressions

Astros 2014 Spring Training impressions from Kissimmee, Florida.

MLB Instant Replay: They're Doing It Wrong

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MLB is on the verge on implementing an instant replay system this season that is flashy and dated. Why umpires should be more like Navy Seals.

An Open Letter to Commissioner Selig

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An open letter to MLB Commissioner Selig about the Hall of Fame voting process and its impact on the reputation of Major League Baseball with respect to the PED Era.

Why I Don't Care About The Hall of Fame Vote

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Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell are already Hall of Famers, and I don't need some organization doing a half-ass job telling me they aren't.

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