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Is LMJ Heading for Tommy John Surgery?

Signs seem to indicate that Lance McCullers Jr. has been pitching through an injury that may put him on the shelf for 2019

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Thank you, Crawfish Boxes readers

We appreciate all of you who came along with us for the 2018 season

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Astros Crawfish Boil: October 19th, 2018

Links. Baseball. Ugh.

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ALCS Game 5 Recap: Red Sox Take AL Pennant in 2018. Beat Astros in Five, 4-1

Astros go down without much fight. Boston starter David Price pitches best playoff game of his career.

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Game Thread; ALCS Game 5, Red Sox @ Astros, Oct 18, 2018, 7:09 CDT.

The Astros face elimination tonight in MMP but watch out Sox, all hands on deck, especially the Ace, Justin Verlander, who takes the mound for the Stros and plans to give US the momentum heading back to Boston. Join the discussion.

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Verlander in October: A History of the Astros’ Ace in the Playoffs

With the Astros’ backs against the wall, they turn to their historic ace to save the season

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The Red Sox face fire and brimstone at Minute Maid Park for Game 3 of the ALCS. With three straight wins the Stros could finish the series at home. Can they do it? Join the discussion.

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Astros Crawfish Boil: October 16th, 2018

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Astros Crawfish Boil: October 15th, 2018

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Cole’s worst start of the year, sluggish offense sends series back to Houston tied.

ALCS Thread, Game 2. Astros @ Red Sox, Oct. 14, 2018, 6:09 CDT

The Astros stole game 1 of the ALCS in Boston, 7-2, and hope to put them down 0-2 in the series tonight heading into Minute Maid Park this Tuesday. Join the discussion.

Abraham Toro-Hernandez Pacing Astros Farmhands in AFL Offense

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Game Thread; ALCS Game 1, Astros at Red Sox, Oct 13, 2018, 7:09 CDT.

Can the Astros repeat the play off demolition of the Red Sox they accomplished last year? This is not the same Red Sox team and this year it’s for the AL pennant. Join the discussion.

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