Jim Callis, MLB.com, joined MaD Radio to discuss the Brady Aiken situation. He said that he thinks that the Astros will still sign Aiken. Callis discussed what happens when a player fails their physical and how the team is at an advantage because they only have to pay forty percent of that players assigned value. He said that though Aiken can play right now, the Astros are more concerned about his future play. He also discussed Casey Close’s comments on the situation and hit briefly on Mark Appel.
If your starting pitcher is only going to last one out, the day before the All-Star Break is not a bad time for it to happen. The Red Sox offense barrage hardly stopped after Brad […]
Maybe Appel just isn’t as good as baseball thought he was.
Miles Mikolas has been in the major leagues a little too long to be considered yet another young Texas starter.
The 25-year-old right-hander still showed some of the same growing pains in his second trip to the mound for the Rangers.
That there is what you call a bright spot of a dark night
We stressed to him the importance of getting down to AAA and getting his concentration back
I had opportunity to be here and do my job, and obviously it wasn’t working
If you are an Astros fan who enjoys sensationalized stories or juicy leaked information, you have had a good couple of weeks. First there was the Sports Illustrated piece proclaiming Houston would be the 2017 […]
Astros 2nd baseman Jose Altuve did something that has not been done in Major League Baseball in 97 years. Altuve has stolen two bases in four straight games. Only 4 people in the history of baseball have done the same thing, the last was was Ray Champman in 1917.
HOUSTON (CBS Houston): An 0-2 pitch with 2 outs should never be so juicy. With 2 on and 2 out, Matt Dominguez ripped an 0-2 pitch from Mike Minor over the high wall in the […]