Dierker: Porter Firing SurprisingFormer Houston Astros manager Larry Dierker joined Mad Radio and they talked about the firing of Bo Porter, the play of the Astros lately, all the moves the Astros have made this season and his thoughts on the analytics of baseball today.
Bo Porter Fired As Astros Manager
Evan Drellich: "Everyone's Got a Breaking Point"Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle joins Shaun Bijani and Alex Del Barrio to discuss his recent article about the ongoing issues between Bo Porter and Jeff Luhnow. They talk about specifically what the problem may be, and get into what would have to happen for the Astros to get back to relevance.
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Alyson Footer Gives Clarity To The Astros Players UproarAlyson Footer, MLB.com, joined The Triple Threat to discuss the latest happenings with the Astros. She thought this uproar over Mark Appel throwing a bullpen was a bit over blown by the media. She said twitter got ahead of the story and helped to blow things out of proportion. Footer says the "jury is still out" when it comes to how the league views Bo Porter's managerial style with the Astros because it's too early to know. She said the general attitude towards the Astros on the national level is very skeptical about what they are doing, but are waiting to see what will happen. She said the Astros have kind of been on a bit of a downward spiral since the 2007 draft where they didn't draft a single useful player for the team.
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Bo Porter Expects Much Improvement From Astros In 2014Astros manager Bo Porter joined Mad Radio and they talked about the upcoming season for the Astros, the improved bullpen, who will be the leaders on the Astros, his expectations for Matt Dominguez and Jarred Cosart and his thoughts on instant replay.