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Astros Crawfish Boil: November 5th, 2018

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Astros News

Dallas Keuchel brings home his fourth Gold Glove for his 2018 efforts, also, some other people won (
And there are theories on why he was the only Astro to receive a QO (House of Houston)
Speaking of pitchers, Kershaw’s contract extension has changed the math for Houston this off season (KHOU 11)
But it does help that Houston has a developing pitcher in the form of Forrest Whitley (Climbing Tal’s Hill)
Bregman continues to polish his broadcasting chops while repping his alma matter on ESPN this past Saturday (CUT4)
As GM meetings get underway, now might be a good time to review the curious case of Jeff Luhnow (Call to the Pen)
Houston’s Class A Advanced ball club is now the Fayetteville Woodpeckers (WRAL Sports Fan)
Tony Kemp, Class Act (ABC 13)

Around the League

Free agent rumors, they are a-flyin’ (
Alex Cora got to bring the Commissioner’s Trophy home to Puerto Rico (ESPN)
Houston’s A+ affiliate might be the Woodpeckers, but that’s hardly the weirdest MiLB team name out there (Fayetteville Observer)
It’s certainly not as weird as Just Turner without a beard (The Sports Daily)
Or as some of the trade speculation is likely to get as we move deeper into winter (Sportings News)
Reds minor league player Jairo Capellán has died after a tragic car accident in the Dominican Republic (USA Today)