re: DAT: 9/18 New Triple A Affiliate Announced - Ruxin on 9/18/14 at 5:33 pmCorpus isn't owned by the Astros, it's owned by the Ryan's (Reid is CEO of them apparently). As is Round Rock.
ETA: you're right. Never heard anything official just that they intended to buy them. Must have become final when they hired Reid. ...
re: DAT: 9/18 New Triple A Affiliate Announced - Ruxin on 9/18/14 at 5:18 pm[quote]At least they'll be used to gametime for west coast games. [/quote]
You sir are a glass half full kinda guy. Very change of pace around here.
I was thinking that's why the agreement was only 2 years so they could get a new affiliate when it expires, a little closer. I know Crane wanted...
re: How bad is Derek Jeter's final season? - Ruxin on 9/16/14 at 10:36 pmBiggio's was pretty bad.
Shit, Ripken had a negative WAR his final year. They're 40+ years old, what do you expect. Sucks that he's hurting his team making a push for the postseason though. ...
re: DAT: 9/8 Cause For Celebration - Ruxin on 9/8/14 at 10:49 amNobody said anything about a parade, but a 20 game improvement over last season is well within reach, which is reason to be optimistic for next year. ...
DAT: Quest for 63 Edition - Ruxin on 9/6/14 at 2:09 pm'Stros go for #63 tonight vs the A's.
8-10 4.09 ERA
14-7 3.39 ERA
Lawless looks to go 4-0 as interim manager.
[quote]Maddux has interest in replacing Bo Porter with the Astros[/quote]