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Reuters Sports News
Major League Baseball roundupbut he was shuffled to the Pittsburgh Pirates for $500,000 in international bon
Reuters Sports News / Posted 36 minutes ago
but he was shuffled to the Pittsburgh Pirates for $500,000 in international bonus pool money. The World Series champion Houston Astros selected left-hander/outfielder Anthony Gose, who was the lone player selected with extensive major league... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Astros acquire top reliever...Piscotty goes to Oakland... Texans field third-string QBa high priority today as the winter meetings came to a close. Right-hander Joe
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted an hour ago
a high priority today as the winter meetings came to a close. Right-hander Joe Smith accepted a two-year deal with the Houston Astros, the St. Louis Cardinals finalized a two-year package with Luke Gregerson, and Jonny Venters was invited to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Parade of relievers keepsrolling as baseball’s winter meetings endand specialists going to new teams this week. Another reliever, right-hander J
San Antonio Express-News / Posted an hour ago
and specialists going to new teams this week. Another reliever, right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. Smith split time with Toronto and Cleveland last year. The... Read more
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Times Leader
Parade of relievers keeps rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
Times Leader / Posted an hour ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. “We know we’re putting our chips on red 23,” Houston... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Athletes participating in KickInForHouston celebrity soccer gamein sports and landed commitments from several giants in soccer, basketball, bas
Houston Chronicle / Posted 2 hours ago
in sports and landed commitments from several giants in soccer, basketball, baseball and skiing. According to the Houston Astros player, he's not the only one in the clubhouse that owns stock in Apple. Though the format has not been... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Baseball notes: Cardinals’ trade with A’s allows Stephen Piscotty to be near ailing motherto Washington on July 31. ASTROS GIVE PITCHER SMITH 2-YEAR CONTRACT — Right-ha
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
to Washington on July 31. ASTROS GIVE PITCHER SMITH 2-YEAR CONTRACT — Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. The 33-year-old gets $7 million next year and $8 million in... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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Business Insider
One of the architects of the Astros World Series team was an Ernst & Young employee and fantasy baseball star who applied on a whimBrandon Taubman worked in finance with a side gig in daily fantasy baseball whe
Business Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
Brandon Taubman worked in finance with a side gig in daily fantasy baseball when he applied for an analyst role with the Houston Astros in 2013. Taubman's skills in valuation have been crucial to a rising team that boasts a "Moneyball"-esque... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings end2016, file photo, Seattle Mariners closing pitcher Steve Cishek pumps his fist
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 3 hours ago
2016, file photo, Seattle Mariners closing pitcher Steve Cishek pumps his fist after the final out of a 1-0 win over the Houston Astros in a baseball game in Seattle. Cishek earned the save as the A person familiar with the negotiations says... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
KTVN Reno / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Parade of relievers keeping rolling as winter meetings endin the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors f
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 hours ago
in the upper 90s and made 11 relief appearances last season in the low minors for Detroit. The World Series champion Houston Astros picked Gose, figuring it was worth a $100,000 gamble. "We know we're putting our chips on red 23," Houston... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest sportsSmith, champion Astros agree to $15M, 2-year contract UNDATED (AP) - Right-han
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 4 hours ago
Smith, champion Astros agree to $15M, 2-year contract UNDATED (AP) - Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. The 33-year-old gets $7 million next year and $8 million in... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
More baseball deals...Yates back as starter for Texans...Sooners' Anderson won't be chargedUNDATED (AP) - Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Ast
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 hours ago
UNDATED (AP) - Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. The 33-year-old gets $7 million next year and $8 million in 2019. The Astros have also added former big league... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Astros draft former MLB outfielder Gose, hoping he can pitchLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The Houston Astros have added former big league o
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 hours ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The Houston Astros have added former big league outfielder Anthony Gose, hoping he can develop as a left-handed pitcher. The World Series champions took Gose from the Texas Rangers' minor league system Thursday in the... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Yu Darvish Reportedly Targeted by Minnesota Twins to Bolster Rotationin the rotation and bolster a team looking to take the next step after building
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 hours ago
in the rotation and bolster a team looking to take the next step after building around a young core, similar to how the Houston Astros and Chicago Cubs did so in recent years. The Twins already signed Michael Pineda to a two-year, $10 million... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Astros draft former MLB outfielder Gose, hoping he can pitchLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The Houston Astros have added former big league o
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 hours ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The Houston Astros have added former big league outfielder Anthony Gose, hoping he can develop as a left-handed pitcher. The World Series champions took Gose from the Texas Rangers' minor league system Thursday in the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh Penguins are back-to-back Google search champseighth most searched professional sports team among U.S. googlers. The New York
TribLIVE / Posted 7 hours ago
eighth most searched professional sports team among U.S. googlers. The New York Yankees topped that list, followed by the Houston Astros. Globally, Wimbledon was the most searched sporting event, followed by the Super Bowl and the fight between... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Who is J.D. Martinez?Twins selected him in the 36th round of the draft, but Martinez wanted to stay
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 hours ago
Twins selected him in the 36th round of the draft, but Martinez wanted to stay close to home and play in college. The Houston Astros picked Martinez in the 20th round of the 2009 draft, and three years later he made local history by becoming... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston ranked as top party city in the country when it comes to email invitesin decades hit downtown Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 as hundreds of thousands of Housto
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 hours ago
in decades hit downtown Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 as hundreds of thousands of Houstonians welcomed the World Series champion Houston Astros back to H-Town. Be it wedding showers, baby showers, birthdays, graduation parties, and retirement... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Houston sports mascots through the yearsHouston Astros mascot Junction Jack, left, points to where he wants Dylan Abonz
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
Houston Astros mascot Junction Jack, left, points to where he wants Dylan Abonza 10, of Houston, to run after doing an exercise workshop during a PLAY event where kids learn how to stretch, eat the right foods and the dangers of steroids and illegal... Read more
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New York Daily News
Joe Smith, champion Astros agree to $15M, 2-year contractLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champ
New York Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. The 33-year-old gets $7 million next year and $8 million in 2019. He was 3-0 with one save and 71... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year contractLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champ
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 hours ago
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a $15 million, two-year contract. The 33-year-old gets $7 million next year and $8 million in 2019. He was 3-0 with one save and 71... Read more
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11 News Houston
Astros select LHP Anthony Gose in Rule 5 DraftORLANDO, Fla. - The Houston Astros made one selection in the Major League porti
11 News Houston / Posted 10 hours ago
ORLANDO, Fla. - The Houston Astros made one selection in the Major League portion of the Rule 5 draft Thursday, selecting left-handed pitcher Anthony Gose from the Triple A roster of the Texas Rangers. In the Triple A phase of the Rule 5 Draft,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Manny Machado's Down Year, Rental Status Make Blockbuster Trade a Massive Riskbe a good enough contender to justify giving them up for him. The Los Angeles
Bleacher Report / Posted 13 hours ago
be a good enough contender to justify giving them up for him. The Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Nationals, Chicago Cubs, Houston Astros and Cleveland Indians are set at short and third. For them, a deal for Machado is simply unnecessary. Machado... Read more
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New York Daily News
Wednesday's Sports In Brief17 starts for the Yankees last season. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-han
New York Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
17 starts for the Yankees last season. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros agreed to a two-year contract. The 33-year-old reliever was 3-0 with one save and 71 strikeouts over 54... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Sports Briefs17 starts for the Yankees last season. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-han
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 14 hours ago
17 starts for the Yankees last season. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Right-hander Joe Smith and the World Series champion Houston Astros agreed to a two-year contract. The 33-year-old reliever was 3-0 with one save and 71 strikeouts over 54... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
UK Brexit chief says 'no deal' outcome 'massively' unlikelyto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
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to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Milder temperatures moving into receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 hours ago
to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Italian agents circle in on fugitive Mafia bossto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 15 hours ago
to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Archaeologists uncover burial sites, statue in Egypt's Aswanto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
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to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Bank of England set to hold rates after first hike in decadeto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
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to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Germany: Arrests, raids against suspected IS supportersto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
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to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Russian president says accusations of Trump collusion by his opponents damage US political systemto receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson l
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to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at Globes Trail Blazers-Heat, Box Brunson leads No. 1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring down remaining wall Joe Smith, champion Houston Astros agree to 2-year co... Read more
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Turkey summons FBI attache over testimony in US trial1 Villanova in rout of Temple Second Georgia Dome implosion scheduled to bring
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