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The Providence Journal
While feigning comfort with roster, Red Sox know value of a big batof fans this weekend with the same squad that was knocked out of last year's Di
The Providence Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
of fans this weekend with the same squad that was knocked out of last year's Division Series by the eventual champion Astros. And as much as the Red Sox feign comfort with their current roster, they know, like everybody knows, that the Sox... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Chef Bryan Caswell is out at Le Meridien Hotel's Oxbow 7relationship with Bill Floyd, who opted to join Jim Crane's team at Potente whe
Houston Chronicle / Posted 11 hours ago
relationship with Bill Floyd, who opted to join Jim Crane's team at Potente when Crane and Caswell split over plans for the Astros' owners twin restaurants near the ballpark. While Floyd said he remains a financial partner in Reef, he has nothing to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astros' World Series trophy begins 100-city tour at Texas CapitolAUSTIN -- The Houston Astros' World Series Championship trophy began a 100-city
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
AUSTIN -- The Houston Astros' World Series Championship trophy began a 100-city tour around Texas on Tuesday, with a stop in the governor's office at the Texas Capitol that drew hundreds of fans. Wearing a white Astros jersey, Abbott said the shiny... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astros tab Rodney Linares as manager of AAA Fresno affiliateRodney Linares, who managed Class AA Corpus Christi the last three seasons, wil
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
Rodney Linares, who managed Class AA Corpus Christi the last three seasons, will manage the Astros' Class AAA Fresno affiliate in 2018, the team said Friday. Linares, 40, has 11 seasons of minor league managerial experience with the Astros. He... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bell named ValleyCats managerThe Tri-City ValleyCats will have a new manager for the third year in a row. Th
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 hours ago
The Tri-City ValleyCats will have a new manager for the third year in a row. The Houston Astros, Tri-City's parent club, announced today Jason Bell will manage their New York-Penn League affiliate in Troy in 2018. Bell replaces Morgan Ensberg, who... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astros tab Rodney Linares as manager of AAA Fresno affiliateRodney Linares, who managed Class AA Corpus Christi the last three seasons, wil
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
Rodney Linares, who managed Class AA Corpus Christi the last three seasons, will manage the Astros' Class AAA Fresno affiliate in 2018, the team said Friday. Linares, 40, has 11 seasons of minor league managerial experience with the Astros. He... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Every MLB Team's Potential Breakout Star in 2018will force the issue if he reprises the numbers he put up last season after a t
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 hours ago
will force the issue if he reprises the numbers he put up last season after a trade-deadline swap from the Houston Astros. In 26 games with Toronto, Hernandez hit eight home runs and posted a .908 OPS. Granderson, meanwhile, hit a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston 25 lands slate of Red Sox gamesagainst Northeastern University and Boston College on Feb. 22. Also included ar
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
against Northeastern University and Boston College on Feb. 22. Also included are games on March 1 against the Houston Astros, March 8 against the Tampa Bay Rays, March 15 against the Toronto Blue Jays and March 22 against the Baltimore... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Coach Jim Penders is chamber meeting speaker; Singing Valentines available; Portland Library holding Passport Fair Monday; Relay for Life HK schedules meetingsRed Sox, Scott Oberg ('12) of the Colorado Rockies, Mike Olt ('11) of the Cubs
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Red Sox, Scott Oberg ('12) of the Colorado Rockies, Mike Olt ('11) of the Cubs and George Springer ('11) of the Houston Astros. Penders has led his squad to 30 or more wins in 11 of his 14 years at Connecticut. ‘Singing Valentine’ makes... Read more
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New York Daily News
Yankees, World Series favorites, are the Evil Empire — againThe world champion Astros are young and deep enough to make the case they'll be
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
The world champion Astros are young and deep enough to make the case they'll be better next season than they were in winning it all in 2017, especially after adding Gerrit Cole to their powerhouse starting rotation. Yet in Las Vegas you can get a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ex-Pirate Gerrit Cole to Pittsburgh: It was an honor to compete for youPark. The Pirates on Thursday released a statement from pitcher Gerrit Cole, w
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Park. The Pirates on Thursday released a statement from pitcher Gerrit Cole, who last weekend was traded to the Houston Astros: “Pittsburgh, it was a honor to be able to put on the Bucs jersey and compete for you. To the Pirates organization,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Kevin Gorman’s Take 5: Five thoughts on the Pirates’ dealsCole train leaving: Gerrit Cole couldn't resist taking a parting shot at the Pi
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Cole train leaving: Gerrit Cole couldn't resist taking a parting shot at the Pirates when introduced with the Houston Astros. “It's refreshing to come to an environment where the team is willing to continually put resources into the club and... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why the Blue Jays have payroll flexibility beyond 2018high value on future seasons. The New York Yankees acquired Stanton without de
Sportsnet.ca / Posted yesterday
high value on future seasons. The New York Yankees acquired Stanton without dealing away their best prospects; the Houston Astros acquired Gerrit Cole while preserving their top talent; the Los Angeles Dodgers and Yankees are both working to stay... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates sign closer Felipe Rivero to 4-year contractof owner Bob Nutting Pirates trade RHP Shane Carle to Braves Gerrit Cole take
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
of owner Bob Nutting Pirates trade RHP Shane Carle to Braves Gerrit Cole takes shot at Pirates during introduction with Astros Sports Illustrated article critical of Pirates management after McCutchen, Cole trades Petition aims to have MLB... Read more
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Boston Herald
Red Sox about to get reminder of how far they’ve fallen behind in ALthe Red Sox. That’s the only plausible explanation for the presence tonight of
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
the Red Sox. That’s the only plausible explanation for the presence tonight of Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and Astros manager A.J. Hinch at the head table of the 79th Boston Baseball Writers Dinner at the Marriott Copley. Tickets are... Read more
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11 News Houston
Cole excited to join Verlander, Keuchel on Astros staffjoining a rotation filled with aces. "I was just tremendously excited," Cole s
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
joining a rotation filled with aces. "I was just tremendously excited," Cole said Wednesday, four days after the Houston Astros acquired him from the Pittsburgh Pirates. "I was out with some friends having a good time for my wife's birthday... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins joins Major League champions Houston Astrosoff to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team,
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
off to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team, but reigning World Series champions Houston Astros as a bullpen catcher. Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins is off to the Majors. Photo: Jamila Toderas The... Read more
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The North West Star
Cavalry manager charges into the big timeoff to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team,
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
off to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team, but reigning World Series champions Houston Astros as a bullpen catcher. The 33-year-old has managed the Cavalry in the Australian Baseball League for the past six... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates trade RHP Shane Carle to Bravesclaimed Carle off waivers from the Colorado Rockies on Jan. 5 Gerrit Cole take
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
claimed Carle off waivers from the Colorado Rockies on Jan. 5 Gerrit Cole takes shot at Pirates during introduction with Astros Sports Illustrated article critical of Pirates management after McCutchen, Cole trades Petition aims to have MLB... Read more
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TribLIVE
Gerrit Cole takes shot at Pirates during introduction with Astros | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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TribLIVE
Online petitions by Pittsburgh Pirates fans say they’re no fans of owner Bob Nuttingjust tired of the constant rebuilding." The Pirates on Saturday traded ace pit
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
just tired of the constant rebuilding." The Pirates on Saturday traded ace pitcher Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros. On Tuesday, utility player Josh Harrison requested to be traded, too, if "the (Pirates do) not expect to contend... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins joins Major League champions Houston Astrosoff to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team,
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
off to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team, but reigning World Series champions Houston Astros as a bullpen catcher. Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins is off to the Majors. Photo: Jamila Toderas The... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins joins Major League champions Houston Astrosoff to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team,
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
off to Major League Baseball as a coach. Collins is not just joining any team, but reigning World Series champions Houston Astros as a bullpen catcher. Canberra Cavalry manager Michael Collins is off to the Majors. Photo: Jamila Toderas The... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Newest Astros starter Gerrit Cole open to changing pitching approachWhen Gerrit Cole met the media during his introductory news conference Wednesda
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
When Gerrit Cole met the media during his introductory news conference Wednesday at Minute Maid Park, the newest Astros starting pitcher said he was open to making any changes Astros coaches or teammates suggested. Cole throws five pitches - a... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
George W. Bush, George Springer to be the featured Georges at Houston motivational seminarSummit put on by the National Achievers Congress is set to feature some heavy-h
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Summit put on by the National Achievers Congress is set to feature some heavy-hitters. Former President George W. Bush, Astros star George Springer, and TV host Mike Rowe are all set to appear at the February motivational seminar. Entrepreneurs... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Questions facing the Astros a month from spring trainingWho's the next prospect to watch? According to reports, the Astros made their
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Who's the next prospect to watch? According to reports, the Astros made their top two prospects – pitcher Forrest Whitley and outfielder Kyle Tucker – untouchable in trade talks. Whitley is only 20 years old but he’s pitched extremely well at three... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
New Manager For The Columbia Firefliesin 1995, he spent two years of his career playing in the Milwaukee Brewers orga
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
in 1995, he spent two years of his career playing in the Milwaukee Brewers organization before joining the Houston Astros organization and ending his playing career there in 2000. His coaching career began in the Texas Rangers system, where... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
5 key prospect story lines for 2018 Detroit Tigershand. It�s hard to believe he was signed out of former Tiger Carlos Guillen�s B
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
hand. It�s hard to believe he was signed out of former Tiger Carlos Guillen�s Baseball Academy as a third baseman by the Astros in 2014. Yeah. He�s pitched less than three years. It hurt to see Justin Verlander go, but it could pay dividends deep... Read more
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SportingNews
Gerrit Cole gets in dig at Pirates ownership, managementThe Astros introduced new acquisition Gerrit Cole Wednesday, and while the pitc
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
The Astros introduced new acquisition Gerrit Cole Wednesday, and while the pitcher is excited to join the reigning World Series champions, he managed to get in a dig at his old team, the Pirates. “It’s really special,” Cole said at the media... Read more
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New York Daily News
Cole excited to join Verlander, Keuchel on Astros staffjoining a rotation filled with aces. "I was just tremendously excited," Cole s
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
joining a rotation filled with aces. "I was just tremendously excited," Cole said Wednesday, four days after the Houston Astros acquired him from the Pittsburgh Pirates. "I was out with some friends having a good time for my wife's birthday... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP Sports Digestcontract for the outfielder to return to New York. By Baseball Writer Ronald Bl
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
contract for the outfielder to return to New York. By Baseball Writer Ronald Blum. UPCOMING: 600 words by 6 p.m. BBA--ASTROS-COLE HOUSTON — Gerrit Cole is introduced as the newest addition to a rotation that features Justin Verlander and... Read more
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The Oakland Press
5 key prospect story lines for 2018 Detroit Tigershand. It’s hard to believe he was signed out of former Tiger Carlos Guillen’s B
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 days ago
hand. It’s hard to believe he was signed out of former Tiger Carlos Guillen’s Baseball Academy as a third baseman by the Astros in 2014. Yeah. He’s pitched less than three years. It hurt to see Justin Verlander go, but it could pay dividends deep... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astros’ Josh Reddick was on vacation in Hawaii when that missile warning was sentAstros outfielder Josh Reddick, 30, was vacationing in Hawaii when he received
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Astros outfielder Josh Reddick, 30, was vacationing in Hawaii when he received a message on his phone alerting him to an incoming ballistic missile. The emergency alert, which was sent to cellphones statewide just before 8:10 a.m., said: "BALLISTIC... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
How the Mets won over Jay Bruce in free agencygo. But this year, the ball was firmly in Bruce's court after a stellar offensi
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
go. But this year, the ball was firmly in Bruce's court after a stellar offensive season. He had other suitors. The Houston Astros had some passing interest, according to a source, and a deal was nearly done with the San Francisco Giants. So what... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dodgers mailbag: Will Yu Darvish be back in 2018?Considering the Astros were a better team than the Yankees, yes, I think it wou
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Considering the Astros were a better team than the Yankees, yes, I think it would have been better for the Dodgers to play the Yankees. It would have been interesting to watch Roberts duel with Joe Girardi in late-game situations. Both teams leaned... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Get a peek inside Astros star Alex Bregman's off-season workoutweek by Major League Baseball, which got an inside look at the regimens of a ha
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
week by Major League Baseball, which got an inside look at the regimens of a handful of rising stars, including Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman. This Bregman shoot was in December, just weeks after his team won the franchise's... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Joe Musgrove pens letter to Houston after Astros trade him to PiratesOn Sunday evening, former Astros pitcher Joe Musgrove shared a personal letter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
On Sunday evening, former Astros pitcher Joe Musgrove shared a personal letter on Instagram and Twitter thanking Houston for having him and his family after being traded by the Astros to the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday. "It's not very often that... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Get a peek inside Astros star Alex Bregman's off-season workoutweek by Major League Baseball, which got an inside look at the regimens of a ha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
week by Major League Baseball, which got an inside look at the regimens of a handful of rising stars, including Houston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman. This Bregman shoot was in December, just weeks after his team won the franchise's... Read more
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SportingNews
Pirates fans start petition asking MLB to force owner Bob Nutting to sell team(the Giants No. 4 prospect, according to MLB.com) and $500,000 of international
SportingNews / Posted 2 days ago
(the Giants No. 4 prospect, according to MLB.com) and $500,000 of international pool space. The Pirates traded Cole to the Astros Saturday for pitcher Joe Musgrove, third baseman Colin Moran, reliever Michael Feliz and minor league outfielder Jason... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Kate Upton escapes Houston's terrible winter weather for photo shoot in Miamion her Instagram story earlier in the week. No word on whether or not she's ba
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
on her Instagram story earlier in the week. No word on whether or not she's back in Houston with newly-wed husband and Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, but if we were her, we'd stay in the sunshine of Miami. Heather Leighton is a digital... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Kate Upton escapes Houston's terrible winter weather for photo shoot in Miamion her Instagram story earlier in the week. No word on whether or not she's ba
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
on her Instagram story earlier in the week. No word on whether or not she's back in Houston with newly-wed husband and Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, but if we were her, we'd stay in the sunshine of Miami. Heather Leighton is a digital... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs bring back lefty reliever Brian Duensingto go along with Wilson, Montgomery, Pedro Strop, Carl Edwards Jr. and Justin G
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to go along with Wilson, Montgomery, Pedro Strop, Carl Edwards Jr. and Justin Grimm. Closer Wade Davis signed with the Rockies, while Hector Rondon went to the Astros. The news was first reported by fanragsports.com’s Jon Heyman. Twitter @PWSulli... Read more
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The Morning Call
Phillies add eight more non-roster invitees to spring training, including Scott Kingerya 2.40 ERA with 102 strikeouts to just 18 walks. Originally selected in the sec
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
a 2.40 ERA with 102 strikeouts to just 18 walks. Originally selected in the second round of the 2015 draft by the Houston Astros, Eshelman was acquired in the Ken Giles trade on December 12, 2015. JD Hammer, RHP – Acquired from the Colorado... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Yankees Already Have Stud Pitcher They Need in 98 MPH Lefty Justus Sheffieldbecause by re-signing CC Sabathia they kept together the entire rotation that t
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
because by re-signing CC Sabathia they kept together the entire rotation that took them to Game 7 against the Houston Astros last October. They have Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, Jordan Montgomery and Sabathia, and they also have... Read more
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Island Packet
Matt Calkins: Their margin of error is small, but if Mariners stay healthy then maybe –from Mr. Moneyball, Billy Beane? "My (stuff) doesn't work in the playoffs." Th
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
from Mr. Moneyball, Billy Beane? "My (stuff) doesn't work in the playoffs." This should be disconcerting to fans of the Astros or Dodgers or Indians, whose squads are primed for another triple-digit-victory year. But it might give Mariners fans... Read more
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TribLIVE
Andrew McCutchen: Thankful to Pirates, excited about Giants after tradeit a rebuild — is under way. Two days before McCutchen was dealt, the Pirates
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
it a rebuild — is under way. Two days before McCutchen was dealt, the Pirates shipped pitcher Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros. Other veteran players, such as infielder Josh Harrison, also might soon be traded. What do those moves say about the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates’ Josh Harrison requests to be tradedgoing to be competitive, Josh Harrison wants out. On Saturday, the Pirates tra
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
going to be competitive, Josh Harrison wants out. On Saturday, the Pirates traded ace pitcher Gerrit Cole to the Houston Astros. On Monday, Andrew McCutchen — the face of the franchise and Harrison's best friend on the team — was dealt to the San... Read more
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SportingNews
Josh Harrison wants to be traded if Pirates don't contendcould be the next Pittsburgh player out the door. In the wake of a pair of tra
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
could be the next Pittsburgh player out the door. In the wake of a pair of trades that sent pitcher Gerrit Cole to the Astros and outfielder Andrew McCutchen to the Giants, the Pirates utilityman on Tuesday issued a statement to The Athletic... Read more
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TribLIVE
San Francisco Giants welcome traded Andrew McCutchen on social mediapool space. The move was the second to stun Pirates fans — pitcher Gerrit Cole
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
pool space. The move was the second to stun Pirates fans — pitcher Gerrit Cole was traded Saturday to the Houston Astros for four players. The Giants have won eight World Series titles, with the most recent coming in 2014. Giants right... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Yu Darvish vs. Jake Arrieta: Which Free-Agent Ace Is Best Big-Money Bet?got only one more out (10) than he gave up runs (9) in his two World Series sta
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
got only one more out (10) than he gave up runs (9) in his two World Series starts for the Dodgers against the Houston Astros. Altogether, he owns a 5.81 ERA in 26.1 postseason innings. Despite issues of his own—including 16 walks in his last... Read more
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