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chron.com Updated Jun 17, 2013
Box score Not even Bud Norris at Minute Maid Park, a potential five-game winning streak and a four-game series sweep of the struggling Chicago White Sox could cover up the Astros’ season-long strikeout problem. An offense that spent the initial part of …Share Tweet
Astros sign second-rounder Thurman, three more draft pickschron.com Jun 17, 2013The Houston Astros announced today the signing of right-handed pitcher Andrew Thurman, who was selected in the second round of the 2013 MLB First Year Player Draft. The Astros also announced the signings of LHP Jordan Mills (28th round), RHP Jorge Perez…Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jun 17, 2013It has not been a great few years for hygiene at the stadia of the American League West. Earlier this year, a Houston Astros vendor pooped next to his snowcones. Before that, rats scurried all over Angel Stadium. (And, oh god, let us not forget the bees…Share Tweet