Welcome to your Friday Crawfish Boil!
Houston Astros News
Phillies visit the Astros to begin 3-game series (foxsports.com)
Watch Astros’ Cristian Javier spill coffee on himself then dominate (chron.com)
It’s the two-year anniversary of the “Coffee Stain Game.”
Astros unthinkable circumstances, unlikely hypothetical, and one hilarious answer (Houston.sportsmap.com)
Here’s how a curious formula restored order in AstroWorld (Houston.sporstmap.com)
AL West News
Who is José Caballero, the Mariners rookie earning time at 2B? (sports. mynorthwest.com)
Dipoto: What’s next for Mariners after losing Robbie Ray for ’23 (sports.mynorthwest.com)
Rosenthal: Rob Manfred’s support of A’s owner is another inelegant chapter in his reign (theathletic.com)
I’ve often thought that Manfred’s support of the A’s owner was a little tone deaf. How out of touch is this guy?
The Sad Ballad of the Oakland A’s (esquire.com)
Family Guy skit pokes fun at Oakland A’s (kron4.com)
14-11 - Rangers tamed by Cole as Yankees take opener 4-2 (lonestarball.com)
Braves stop celebrating homers with big hat after complaint (ESPN.com)
New Era are a bunch of babies! If you don’t like it, create a large hat for the players to use.
Outfielder/first baseman Jackie Brandt (89) finished off his 11-season MLB career with the 1967 Astros, hitting .236 in 41 games.