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  • Despite loss, Porter has plenty of praise for White, Gonzalez, …

    Despite loss, Porter has plenty of praise for White, Gonzalez, others

    chron.com Updated Mar 9, 2013
    Box score For the second day in a row, Astros manager Bo Porter was pleased with the resiliency his young club showed to make a late run in a loss. “We fell behind early, but we fought back,” he said after the Mets beat the Astros 9-6 in Port St. Luci
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  • Astros’ Alex White doesn’t escape third inning vs. Mets

    Astros’ Alex White doesn’t escape third inning vs. Mets

    chron.com Mar 9, 2013
    Box score Trailing 1-0 with one on and two outs in the bottom of the third, Astros righthander Alex White couldn’t escape as the Mets hit three consecutive RBI hits. By the time he was pulled by Bo Porter, the Mets led 4-0. White made a quality pitch to
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  • Redneck-proud Rudy Owens has potential to be Astros’ wild man

    Redneck-proud Rudy Owens has potential to be Astros’ wild man

    chron.com Mar 9, 2013
    KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The thickening beard and messy, long hair are dead giveaways. The tattoos — including a cactus, for his beloved home state of Arizona — are clear signs. The straight-faced, tongue-in-cheek hilarious one-liners are unavoidable hints
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