HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – New MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said two days ago that the Astros’ turnaround was at the top of his list of MLB storylines so far this season. On Wednesday, he was […]
(CBS HOUSTON) – Brady Aiken has announced he had Tommy John surgery on Wednesday and is now on the road to recovery. Aiken wrote a column for The Players’ Tribune on Thursday detailing his post-injury […]
So, when exactly do you start caring about baseball again? That is a serious question, and not in a condescending, judgey kind of way either. Part of my reason for asking is strictly selfish. I […]
Richard Justice of MLB.com joined The Triple Threat to talk about Brady Aiken.
As if failing to sign three 2014 draft picks, including the No. 1 overall selection, wasn’t bad enough, things could still get worse for the Houston Astros. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports on […]
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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.
Will Carroll from Bleacher Report joined Mad Radio and they talked about how he believes the Astros are taking the wrong approach to rebuilding an organization, the poor drafting, taking risks on injury prone players and was it a good pick to take Brady Aiken?
Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com joined Mad Radio and they talked about his story that an elbow ligament issue with first overall pick Brady Aiken is holding up contract negotiations with the Astros.
Ben Reiter from Sports Illustrated joined Mad Radio and they discussed his story that has the Houston Astros winning the World Series in 2017. Reiter had insider access to the Astros during the draft and talks about what went into the selection of Brady Aiken.