An attempt to look at the type of acquisition that might, at the 1⁄3 point of the season, make some sense for the Astros based on what we know of the team’s proclivities
From the origins of Union Station to the Ryan Express, every track in Houston has been making Astros fandom ready for the Cole Train.
The penultimate piece in the RBtS series looks at the man who’s been the face of elite starting pitching for more than a decade.
Dallas Keuchel, one of the best starting pitchers in baseball since 2014, is preparing for a big walk year
He projects as the third starter in line as the Astros open 2018, but Lance McCullers figures to be far greater than the sum of his seasons to date if he can stay healthy.
He’s been "Ground Chuck" for most of his career. How Charlie Morton can continue his renaissance as K-Chuck.
A new series intended to preview the Astros starting pitching gets an important addendum in its initial installment.
Another perspective on prospective free agent relief pitching targets for the Astros this winter
Mike Fiers Gives Me Heartburn
Starting pitchers getting worse each subsequent time through the order? Relief pitchers lacking consistency? Why tandem pitching should be the way of the future.
Jason Castro is a great defender by every available metric. But the Astros starters pitched worse with him, and the Astros made no effort to retain him. Why?