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Astros 2013: DH — What do Jim Bob and Jerry Jeff think?

Astros 2013: DH — What do Jim Bob and Jerry Jeff think?

chron.com Updated Feb 7, 2013
Big shout out to Brian and Dan for working through the position-by-position look at the Astros with Chip. Today is the final entry in the series. • •• ••• •• • January 23: First Base (Chip Bailey). January 24: Second Base (Brian Todd).
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  • Porter gets head start on new Astros gig

    Porter gets head start on new Astros gig

    MLB.com Feb 7, 2013
    Astros manager Bo Porter hit Osceola County Stadium on Thursday, spending the morning getting things in order in his office and the clubhouse. Some players are already in Kissimmee, Fla., ahead of Monday's reporting date for pitchers and catchers, and P…
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  • Mariners’ Felix Hernandez expected to be worth as much as 2013 …

    Mariners’ Felix Hernandez expected to be worth as much as 2013 Astros

    chron.com Feb 7, 2013
    Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is reportedly on the verge of signing a five-year, $175-million contract extension. The record-setting deal would make the 2012 perfect-game hurler the highest-paid pitcher in MLB and provide King Felix with a $25 mi…
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