While Peter Gammons was pouring gasoline on the Astros realignment issue I was putting together this list of awesome links to district you from all that silly talk.
The Minor Leagues
Deadline deals helped Astros stockpile talent | astros.com: News
Jonathan Mayo with his review on the Astros farm system.
Astros County: The Only Astros Blog That Matters: Two ValleyCats are in some trouble
Some Valley Cats may be in a bit of trouble.
The Big Leagues
Is Jim Crane’s Deal for the Astros in Serious Jeopardy? Don’t Count Him Out Just Yet
This article came out before the Gammons twitter bomb.
Ultimate Astros » Some people hate idea of Astros changing leagues. Are you one of them?
Some people hate idea of Astros changing leagues. Are you one of them? Houston Chronicle has a poll up asking whether or not you like the idea of the Astros switching to the American League.
The Other Stuff
Red Solo Cup (Unedited Version) - Toby Keith | Music Video | VEVO
There's a cameo by a former Astro.
The Billy Beane I Know: The Man Behind the Moneyball Myth - Athletics Nation
Billy Beane isn't that picture of a man obsessed with stat sheets and throwing furniture. He's much more than that and I can tell you first hand.