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Super Astros Crawfish Boil: January 4, 2015

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Astros news and notes from the past week.

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Good morning boys and girls, how are ya'll this fine grey morning? Taken down your christmas lights yet? I must admit I still have the Christmas tree up in the living room. Here are this week's links to hold you over until the Hall of Fame announcement on Tuesday.

Scouts Swarm To See Nix, Others At PFA Showcase - BaseballAmerica.com
Southern California area scouts got a belated holiday gift—the opportunity to watch 15 draft-eligible pitchers, including Jacob Nix, throwing from an indoor mound.

Free Agent Purchases Give The Astros Development Time - BaseballAmerica.com
Over a span of four days, the Astros introduced three players who should bolster the major league club while helping the club’s developmental goals.

Astros seek to build on gains made in 2014 | astros.com
HOUSTON -- The Astros are ready to win. They took a huge step toward that goal last season when they improved by 19 games over 2013.

Fans' interests at heart of Minute Maid Park renovations | astros.com
HOUSTON -- Minute Maid Park figures to look drastically different over the next couple of years, as the Astros continue to make changes to improve the fan experience throughout the ballpark.

Fans' interests at heart of Minute Maid Park renovations | astros.com
HOUSTON -- Minute Maid Park figures to look drastically different over the next couple of years, as the Astros continue to make changes to improve the fan experience throughout the ballpark.

Jeff Bagwell open to return to Astros organization
Almost five years after abruptly leaving the Astros organization, Jeff Bagwell is open to reestablishing ties with the club now that A.J. Hinch is the manager.

Hillman embraces new opportunity with Astros | The Japan Times
Happy New Year to all readers of the Baseball Bullet-In, and we will start 2015 with an update on the new job of former Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters manage

Hall of Fame 2015 profile: Craig Biggio - SBNation.com
Biggio's chances of getting in this year seem great after narrowly missing out in 2014.