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Astros bring back Jed Lowie on three-year deal

After years of being a laughing stock in the NL Central and then the AL West, the Houston Astros are showing a penchant for adding players this offseason. The latest addition by the Astros is infielder Jed Lowie who signed a three-year deal worth $23 million guaranteed. The deal includes a fourth year option. With Lowie now off the market the best options for shortstop needy teams...
Via Tireball.com
December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Chatter: Brad Peacock vs. Jon Niese(9/26/14)

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Via Mets360.com
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Game Thread: Astros vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets (77-82) open their final series of the season on Friday night against the Houston Astros (69-90) at Citi Field. Jon Niese (9-11, 3.50) will get the start for the Mets and he’ll be opposed by Brad Peacock (4-9, 4.82) for the Astros in a 7:10 PM matchup. Niese will make his 30th start tonight, tying his career-high. He also started 30 games in 2010 and 2012. Niese has...
Via Mets Merized Online
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Nationals 3, Mets 0

The Nationals (93-65) beat the Mets (77-82) tonight in the second game of a split doubleheader by a score of 3 to 0 in Washington. What you should know: Gio Gonzalez was dominant tonight, firing 7 innings and giving up just a single hit. He struck out 12 and walked just 2. It was his 10th win of the year. Zack Wheeler got the loss, pitching 5 innings in his final start of the year...
Via Mets Merized Online
September 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Mariners-Astros Preview

Taijuan Walker could have been a part of Seattle's rotation all along had he not reported to spring training with an injury that ultimately resulted in him beginning the season in the minors. Now in his third stint with the big club, the Mariners' top prospect is getting another shot during the heat of a playoff race. Walker will make his first start in nearly two months as Seattle...
Via AP on Fox
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Brad Peacock scratched from start

Jason Martinez is reporting that Houston Astros starting pitcher Brad Peacock will miss his start today against the Cleveland Indians due to lower back tightness. Collin McHugh will start in his absence.#Astros SP Brad Peacock (lower back tightness) scratched from Monday's start. Updated rotation match-ups here ... http://t.co/nr4h4FXV8b— Jason Martinez (@mlbdepthcharts)...
Via Sports Injury Alert
September 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily SP Rankings: Weekend, Sep 6-8

There’s only a few weeks left in the 2014 MLB season, and this week’s version of the Weekend SP Rankings has a fairly robust Monday slate with 24 probable starters. On Saturday, David Price and Madison Bumgarner face off in an interleague battle of the aces that hurts both of their win chances (and rankings). On Sunday, Derek Holland tops the list on a very weak day of pitching...
Via Baseball Professor
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros win again behind Brad Peacock and Jose Altuve

Jose Altuve had four hits for the second straight night, Brad Peacock threw 6 1-3 solid innings and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Tuesday night. Altuve became the first Astro to accomplish that feat since Lance Berkman did so in May of 2008. Altuve's homer in the third extended Houston's lead to 4-0 and was his sixth straight plate appearance with a hit. Robbie...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros win again behind Brad Peacock and Jose Altuve

Jose Altuve had four hits for the second straight night, Brad Peacock threw 6 1-3 solid innings and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Tuesday night. Altuve became the first Astro to accomplish that feat since Lance Berkman did so in May of 2008. Altuve's homer in the third extended Houston's lead to 4-0 and was his sixth straight plate appearance with a hit. Robbie...
Via Fox Sports West
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros win again behind Peacock and Altuve

HOUSTON (AP) Jose Altuve had four hits for the second straight night, Brad Peacock threw 6 1-3 solid innings and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 8-3 on Tuesday night. Altuve became the first Astro to accomplish that feat since Lance Berkman did so in May of 2008. Altuve's homer in the third extended Houston's lead to 4-0 and was his sixth straight plate appearance...
Via AP on Fox
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Series Preview: Angels vs. Astros vs. Comedown

Really, we have to do this now? After that crazy and tense and awesomely victorious sweep over Oakland, they have to play the Astros? Nothing personal against Houston, but the level of interest just isn’t there. It isn’t just the Astros either. The next 13 games for the Angels are against some of the worst teams in the league (excluding the one game against the average Cleveland...
Via Monkey with a Halo
September 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily SP Rankings: Wednesday, Aug 27

Wednesday gives us 29 starters as of this writing with Seattle’s pitcher still TBD, and this time we see some big names near the top. As for the rest, let’s turn to the rankings! Drew Pomeranz gets the start for Oakland against the Astros. He’ll face Brad Peacock, which represents a great shot at the win. Houston is solid against lefties, but there’s still massive upside...
Via Baseball Professor
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Brad Peacock expects to make next start

The Houston Astros lost to the Cleveland Indians on Saturday by the score of 3-2 to drop to 55-75 on the season. Although 22 games out in the division, the Astros have improved upon last year's win total of 55 with 32 games left in the season. A respectable 16th in the league in runs scored, the Astros need improvement with a staff that is 26th in the league in ERA. There is some...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Brad Peacock, George Springer

The Houston Astros improved to 55-74 with a 5-1 win over the Cleveland Indians on Friday. The Astros got strong pitching from starter Brad Peacock before he had to leave the game after five innings with pain in his forearm. The good news is that the injury doesn't appear to be serious. In other injury news, rookie outfielder George Springer continues to recover from a left quad...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Singleton, Astros defeat sloppy Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jon Singleton's homer capped a four-run ninth inning and the Houston Astros took advantage of Cleveland's sloppy defense to defeat the Indians 5-1 on Friday night. Singleton hit a three-run drive off Cody Allen (4-3) after a pair of throwing errors by the worst defensive team in the majors. Catcher Roberto Perez's wild throw let the go-ahead run score. A throwing...
Via AP on Fox
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Singleton, Astros defeat sloppy Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Jon Singleton's homer capped a four-run ninth inning and the Houston Astros took advantage of Cleveland's sloppy defense to defeat the Indians 5-1 on Friday night. Singleton hit a three-run drive off Cody Allen (4-3) after a pair of throwing errors by the worst defensive team in the majors. Catcher Roberto Perez's wild throw let the go-ahead run score. A throwing...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Late Errors Cost Tribe Another Game; Astros 5, Indians 1

What started so pretty, turned ugly in a hurry Friday night. Carlos Carrasco and Brad Peacock—two unlikely starters to match up in a pitcher’s duel—did just that for five innings before a battle of the bullpens ensued. However, fundamental mistakes by the Cleveland Indians on the base paths and in the field were the difference in victory and defeat. Cleveland squandered scoring...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday Live: Indians vs. Astros

Welcome to Indians Gameday Live! GAMEDAY INFO Opponent: Baltimore Orioles Where: Progressive Field TV: SportsTime Ohio Starting Pitchers: Carlos Carrasco vs. Brad Peacock *** If media does not appear right away, please click refresh *** TWEETS FROM JOE REEDY BURST VIDEO
Via Fox Sports Ohio
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Willingham impressed with Royals' talent, hopes to contribute

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Josh Willingham was doing his usual pregame routine Monday around 5:30 p.m., stretching on the field at Minute Maid Park in Houston, pondering his hitting approach for Astros starter Brad Peacock that night. About that time Twins manager Ron Gardenhire strolled over to Willingham, tapped him on the shoulder and said, "I need to talk to you in my office." Willingham...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Singleton Trucks Umpire in Pursuit of Errant Pickoff

Astros first baseman Jon Singleton is a large human at 6’2, 234-pounds and veteran umpire Bill Welke learned first-hand what it feels like to get trucked by him. After a failed pickoff attempt by pitcher Brad Peacock, Singleton chases the ball up the line but somehow doesn’t see Welke standing directly in front of him, thus barreling over him in one of the more exciting stories...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily DraftKings Picks: Monday, Aug 11

Last Friday our Official Lineup scored 95.50 points and finished 2,845th-of-8,625 in the $15,000 Moonshot. That wasn’t good enough for GPP money but it did well in our double-ups. Our pitchers were decent and most guys in our lineup contributed, but no one did exceptionally well or let us down severely (well, except for Adam LaRoche and Mike Trout). Our three hidden players were...
Via Baseball Professor
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Twins-Astros Preview

The Minnesota Twins are expecting the face of their franchise back in the lineup to help welcome a new face to the rotation. With Tommy Milone starting for the first time since being acquired last month, Joe Mauer will return from the disabled list in Houston Monday night for the opener of a three-game series with the Astros. Milone (6-3, 3.55 ERA) was forced out of Oakland's stacked...
Via AP on Fox
August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Gameday 114: Astros at Phillies

Houston Astros (47-66) at Philadelphia Phillies (50-63) Starting Pitchers: HOU: Brad Peacock (3-7, 4.93) vs. PHI: David Buchanan (5-5, 4.40) Time: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Thunder storms, 82 Media: Twitter and Facebook A Note for Tonight: If you are a fan of free baseball than you must love the 2014 Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies won in the 15th inning...
Via Phillies Nation
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Series Preview: Philadelphia Phillies vs. Houston Astros

Tuesday, August 5th: Kyle Kendrick (5-11, 4.92) v. Dallas Kuechel (10-7, 2.97) Wednesday, August 6th: David Buchanan (5-5, 4.40) v. Brad Peacock (3-7, 4.93) Thursday, August 7th: Roberto Hernandez (6-8, 3.87) v. Collin McHugh (4-9, 3.32) The Phillies are coming off a series loss to the NL East leading Washington Nationals. In that series, the Phillies lost Cliff Lee for the rest...
Via Total Sports Live
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Daily DraftKings Picks: Wednesday, Jul 23

Yesterday I took several stabs at the $20,000 first prize in what was a very top-heavy prize structure, but ultimately I came up short. My best lineup on the day finished 200th-of-5,647 and yesterday’s Official Lineup finished 704th-of-5,647 (pictured below). Our starting pitchers were great and Neil Walker was a nice lineup differentiator, but the rest was a little too ho-him...
Via Baseball Professor
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss
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