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Astros report: Porter revels in significant week

Astros report: Porter revels in significant week

chron.com Updated Dec 10, 2013
Astros manager Bo Porter’s been involved in the free-agent process all along. Now he’s on the ground in Florida, continuing in his role as recruiter. “I’ll tell you, I’m extremely excited, but those conversations have been ongoing from the season, the m…
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  • D-backs shed more pitching to acquire valuable commodity: power

    D-backs shed more pitching to acquire valuable commodity: power

    CNNSI.com Dec 10, 2013
    The winter meetings finally heated up with the three-team trade sending Mark Trumbo to Arizona.
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  • Astros interested in Chad Gaudin, former Yankee Chamberlain

    Astros interested in Chad Gaudin, former Yankee Chamberlain

    chron.com Dec 10, 2013
    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Former Astros closer Jose Veras remains a free agent and both the Astros and his agent have said they’re open to a reunion. The team has interest too in in righty Chad Gaudin, who has six teams in pursuit, baseball sources said.…
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  • Comcast says Astros unwilling to put CSN Houston’s best interes…

    Comcast says Astros unwilling to put CSN Houston’s best interests first

    chron.com Dec 10, 2013
    Attorneys for a group of Comcast subsidiaries say the Astros are unable to put the interests of Comcast SportsNet Houston before those of the baseball team and that a federal bankruptcy court should move as quickly as possible to rule on a motion that w…
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Sports Columnists

  • Clayton's mailbag -- Debate on low hits resumes

    Dec 10
    Clayton's mailbag: Rob Gronkowski's injury revived the debate on low hits, but don't expect any changes.
  • Don Banks: Daniel Snyder has no one to blame but himself for mess in Washi…

    Dec 10
    No matter how it ends, or when it ends -- this latest publicly displayed spasm of organizational dysfunction in Washington -- the Redskins and owner Daniel Snyder know their way home from here. They've been here so many times before, at the end of so ma…
  • The Tuesday Mailbag

    Dec 10
    Oh, it was cold last night? The Super Bowl’s outside, in northern New Jersey, in eight weeks. It’s going to be cold then. Maybe not Siberian cold, but cold. You had injuries to deal with last night? You think you’re not going to get more hurt by the fir…