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Astros Crawfish Boil: January 31st, 2019

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Astros News

The rumor mill is saying that Keuchel has narrowed his 2019 destination down to Houston, Atlanta, or Milwaukee (12UP)
Another big arm still out there is Craig Kimbrel, but should the Astros take a run at him? (Climbing Tal’s Hill)
MLB Network host and Astros enthusiast Robert Flores had a little chat about the team’s offseason (Sports 610 Radio)
The Red Sox may have gotten past them in the ALCS, but never forget just how good these Astros are (CUT4)
And they have more talent waiting in the wings, with hard-throwing Corbin Martin hitting 111.6 mph on the speed gun (Yardbarker)
And not just baseball talent, as Verlander shows the PGA tour how it’s done (Twitter)
The Astros are looking for a new in-game coordinator to run their social media in case anyone is interested (Twitter)

Around the League

Arbitration hearings are kicking off in St. Pete’s soon, so here’s a quick primer (Tampa Bay Times)
There is no Manny Machado decision coming soon so we’ll probably get at least another week of rumors and updates... hooray (Bleacher Report)
Are the Padres serious players for his or Bryce Harper’s services? (Sports Illustrated)
Greg Holland will join the D-backs on a one-year deal for 2019 (
While Brandon Maurer will play in Pittsburgh for 2019 (MLB Trade Rumors)
Topps’ Series 1 card collection will feature sights from 150 years of baseball (Baseball America)
Here’s one of what I’m sure will be many articles reflecting on the career of Mariano Rivera as he heads to Cooperstown (Fancred Sports)
Where he’ll join Manny Ramirez’s dirty batting helmet, which has a story of its own (La Vida Baseball)