Found December 08, 2011 on Astros Daily:
(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Astros have solid list of GM candidates

Sports fans are often suckers for big names. Big name players, big name managers, big name coaches and even GMs. Some owners are suckers for them, too. But history has shown the so-called big names dont always add up to the best hires. Had anyone heard of Jon Daniels, Brian Cashman, Theo Esptein or Andrew Friedman before they were hired by the Rangers, Yankees, Red Sox or Rays respectively...

Astros make RHP Cruz top pick in Rule 5 draft

The Houston Astros have made pitcher Rhiner Cruz the top pick in baseball's Rule 5 draft. The draft of players left off the 40-man rosters of major league teams was held Thursday at the winter meetings. The right-handed Cruz was a combined 5-3 with seven saves in Class A and Double-A for the New York Mets. A total of 12 players were picked in the major league portion of the...

Top 50 Prospects: #29 – Jonathan Singleton

#29 Jonathan Singleton Houston Astros DOB: 9/18/1991 Previous Rank: 37 ETA: 2014 Singleton was the centerpiece of the deal that sent Hunter Pence to the Philadelphia.  Prior to the trade, Singleton spent time at both first and left.  This ranking is based on the premise that Singleton, despite possessing a grading of 30-40 in the speed tool and a 40-50 arm, ends up playing at...

Astros hire Cardinals’ Luhnow as new general manager

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Astros select RHP Rhiner Cruz in Rule 5 Draft

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)

Astros name former Cardinals exec Luhnow as GM

(source feed provided no summary content for this entry)
Astros News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.