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[Official] Astros @ Mariners

Discussion in 'Houston Astros' started by Castor27, Sep 16, 2016.

  1. Castor27

    Castor27 Moderator
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    All series talk goes in here. Non series talk goes somewhere else. No PBP that can be found from other sources if you need it. All games are broadcast on Root Sports unless otherwise noted.

    9-16 Collin McHugh, RHP vs. Felix Hernandez, RHP 9:10

    9-17 Mike Fiers, RHP vs. James Paxton, LHP 8:10

    9-18 Doug Fister, RHP vs. Ariel Miranda, LHP 3:10
     
  2. leroy

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    Anything less than a sweep and we can likely call it a season.
     
  3. kaleidosky

    kaleidosky Your Tweety Bird dance just cost us a run

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    sweep is needed.
     
  4. conquistador#11

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    obligatory, it's over my friends.


    any updates on the 2 holy phenoms, tuve and alex?
     
  5. Buck Turgidson

    Buck Turgidson Mineshaft Enthusiast

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    Ahhh, our Former Natural Rivals.

    In related news, our New Natural Rivals, the Arizona D-backs will now be our Rotating Natural Rivals, with San Diego and Colorado. Brilliant plan, MLB.
     
  6. Commodore

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>We won't know about Altuve and Bregman until clubhouse opens at 6 p.m. CT today <a href="https://t.co/NHlTdIK27W" title="https://twitter.com/matt_espinosa2/status/776827326768123904">twitter.com/matt_espinosa2…</a></p>&mdash; Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) <a href="https://twitter.com/brianmctaggart/status/776829797552885760" data-datetime="2016-09-16T17:07:11+00:00">September 16, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  7. red

    red Contributing Member

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    row 6 3rd base side behind the end of the astros dugout. WWW.
     
  8. jim1961

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    So you mention:

    Former Natural Rivals
    Rotating Natural Rivals
    New Natural Rivals

    I think you missed a few :)
     
  9. Buck Turgidson

    Buck Turgidson Mineshaft Enthusiast

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    Word! Did you bring a glove?

    Are you still in Seattle?
     
  10. MrBear1

    MrBear1 Contributing Member

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    I am on my way to Seattle right now.

    Will be attending at least 2 of the 3 games
     
  11. The Beard

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    Been drinking a bit already so won't be seeing this late night game unfortunately

    Go Stros!
     
  12. jim1961

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    Expect to be under the table by then?
     
  13. The Beard

    The Beard Contributing Member

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    Oh I'll see the first pitch

    But if Harris Luke and Giles get a shot to finish it

    I'll hear about it tomorrow
     
  14. Houstunna

    Houstunna The Most Unbiased Fan
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    Correa has one HR last 27 games. A month earlier, he had another one-homer 25-game stretch.

    Very good young player, but hopefully next season he makes additional strides.
     
  15. Commodore

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    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Source: Astros IF Alex Bregman not expected to be with the team in Seattle this weekend. He injured hamstring Wednesday.</p>&mdash; Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) <a href="https://twitter.com/brianmctaggart/status/776896143154216960" data-datetime="2016-09-16T21:30:49+00:00">September 16, 2016</a></blockquote>
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  16. red

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    Yup still in Seattle. Gots my glove, Astros shirt and cap ready to go. And I'll be at the Texas-Cal game tomorrow. Good 2 days of sports.
     
  17. tmactoyao

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    In addition, he really needs to change his approach at the plate.
     
  18. Buck Turgidson

    Buck Turgidson Mineshaft Enthusiast

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    Respect!

    I just started popping tops in anticipation of my cousin's HS football game at 7.
     
  19. snowconeman22

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    Felix is not having a great year . Let's see if we can get to him early .
     
  20. BigM

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    Without looking up stats, I'm guessing Correa has had the best first 2 seasons of any player in Astros history. Maybe with the exception of Berkman? He doesn't need to drastically do anything except continue to mature. He's 21, his approach will evolve and a lot of those early strikes are going to be destroyed.
     

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