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Astros Crawfish Boil: December 15th, 2018

Start your weekend with some of the best Astros links around

Oakland Athletics v Houston Astros Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images

Astros News

Alex Bregman hosted A-Rod, Jake Marisnick, and a slew of other MLB players in a state-of-the-game roundtable (YouTube)
Could the State of the Astros include a trade with the Mariners for a bat? (Climbing Tal’s Hill)
Here are five things the Astros might want for Christmas, front teeth not included (House of Houston)
And thanks to Lance McCullers, these 90 animals will have a much more merry Christmas (Click2Houston)

Around the League

Let’s start updating those power rankings after a week at the Winter Meetings (Bleacher Report)
The Padres could help themselves on such lists if they sign Keuchel (MLB Trade Rumors)
And if they sign him, he’ll have Ian Kinsler backing him up on the infield (FanGraphs)
The Indians continue to trade away pieces as Yonder Alonso heads to the White Sox (ESPN)
Oh Toronto Tulo, we hardly knew you (Baseball Prospectus)
Jose Ramirez knows how to do backyards right (CUT4)
Who knew that old cardboard boxes were so important to baseball history? (La Vida Baseball)
If the Rays end up leaving Tampa Bay over a stadium, well, that’s just business (Tampa Bay Times)
Speaking of business, some think that baseball could be headed to a labor dispute if spending doesn’t pick back up again (Chicago Sun Times)
I always knew there was something fishy about Marlins Man (The Big Lead)