LAS VEGAS -- Forrest Whitley, the Astros' top pitching prospect, posted a video on Twitter on Tuesday of him throwing a baseball 110 mph from a short distance into a net with the help of a running start. It didn't go unnoticed by manager AJ Hinch, who...
by: Andrew Gleinser — Fansided: Climbing Tal's Hill 7h
The Astros had a club record payroll in 2018, but that number could rise even higher in 2019. Remember in the mid-2000s when the Astros' payroll was approa...
by: Joel Sherman — New York Post 9h
LAS VEGAS — J.T. Realmuto is a special player, especially because there are so few (if any other) prime-aged two-way catchers in the sport, much less available. In this world of supply and demand,
by: John Edwards — Mets Merized Online 14h
Yasmani Grandal has quietly been one of the best players in baseball in the past five seasons. That statement might seem like hyperbole—he's an excellent hitting catcher, mind you, but not to th
by: the Associated Press — MLB: Astros 11 Dec
LAS VEGAS -- In a city where money is thrown around indiscriminately, the Astros began baseball's annual Winter Meetings on Monday hoping to fill their needs by spending wisely this offseason, though their payroll could push closer to $200 million in 2019
by: Nicholas Caporoso — Fansided: Rum Bunter 10 Dec
The Winter Meetings are just getting started, but the rumors are already heating up across the league. There has only been one for the Pittsburgh Pirates...
Winter Meetings preview: Dodgers’ surplus in the outfield, starting pitchers could help make deals happen
by: Bill Plunkett — Orange Country Register 9 Dec
Bryce Harper is the big free-agent prize this winter. But the Dodgers’ needs are elsewhere – an established catcher and a fresh stock of bullpen arms.
by: James Zeankowski — Fansided: House of Houston 8 Dec
With a large chunk of last year's team gone, the Houston Astros have a lot to assess at this year's 2018 Winter Meetings. Whoever it was, in the decision m...
by: Brad Kyle — The Runner Sports 8 Dec
While it would require a decent drop from the expectation, Nick Lodolo would fit right in with the Houston Astros' outlook on pitchers.
by: Matt Mosley — Dallas Morning News 8 Dec
Matt Mosley, contributor to SportsDayDFW.com, answered your questions during a live chat Friday. Here are some highlights, edited for clarity:Can...