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Astros Crawfish Boil: November 29th, 2018

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Astros News

The Astros are showing a lot of interest in Nathan Eovaldi this offseason (MLB Trade Rumors)
And if they can sign him, they might just unlock his hidden spin (
Though a reunion with J.A. Happ wouldn’t be too shabby either (House of Houston)
The La Vida Awards present to you: 2018’s best Altuve face (La Vida Baseball)
The Astros players said goodbye to clubhouse guy Brian McCann this week (Astros Mission Control)
AJ Hinch paid tribute to honorary Astro Cameron Gooch yesterday, who was laid to rest after a battle with pediatric cancer (ABC 13)

Around the League

The Athletics have announced a rather ambitious plan for a new stadium (Athletics Nation)
And baseball fans have a lot of questions about it (SF Gate)
It’s a brave new world in sports betting as MLB has partnered with MGM resorts as its official gaming sponsor (Forbes)
But don’t expect that to mean they will welcome Pete Rose back into the fold (Los Angeles Times)
Here are the top ten prospects the Mariners have traded away in pursuit of a playoff berth (Baseball America)
Jesse Chavez, one of the game’s best relievers in the second half of last season, returns to the AL West on a two-year deal with the Rangers (FanGraphs)
The White Sox are looking to sign a big name this season, but how will they pitch themselves? (NBC Sports)
If they want AJ Pollock, they better pony up $80 million and a 5-year deal (Arizona Sports)
Cavan Biggio along with Vlad Jr. and Daz Cameron spent some time talking trash about and comparing themselves to their dads (The Athletic, $$$)
The MLBPA has extended executive director Tony Clark’s contract through 2022 (The Detroit News)