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Astros Crawfish Boil: October 28, 2016

Your one-stop shop for Houston Astros and news from around the league for Friday, October 28, 2016.

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Astros News

Astros have three Gold Glove Award finalists - Houston Chronicle
Three Astros players are finalists to win American League Gold Glove Awards at their respective positions.

Astros' Jose Altuve voted Sporting News MLB Player of the Year for 2016 | MLB | Sporting News

Trey Hillman leaving Astros to manage in South Korea - Houston Chronicle
The Astros' Oct. 3 announcement that their entire coaching staff would be retained for 2017, it turns out, was premature.

Hillman to manage SK Wyverns | The Japan Times
The SK Wyverns, one of 10 Korea Baseball Organization franchises, signed a two-year contract with former Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters manager Trey Hillman,

Astros reportedly void deal with Cuban LHP Cionel Perez - Houston Chronicle
The Astros voided their deal with Cuban lefthander Cionel Perez ---a 20-year-old prospect who was set to receive the largest signing bonus the team has doled out on an international free agent under international signing guidelines --- according to multiple reports.

MLB News

Cubs announce Kyle Schwarber is not medically cleared to play outfield -
The Cubs will have to use Schwarber as a pinch-hitter for the next three games of the World Series at Wrigley.

This is why baseball is so white - Vox
The last time the Chicago Cubs made the World Series was 1945. Their starting lineup for Game 1 looked like this: Then in 1947 Jackie Robinson broke the Major...

Tim Tebow answered Stephen A. Smith's dumb question with a riveting inspirational speech -
BRB, running through a brick wall.