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BBTN 100: Top 25 players

Who is No. 1? We concluded our countdown of the top 100 players in baseball with the top 25 and not surprisingly, Mike Trout leads the way.

2 days ago

BBTN 100: Houston Astros

Check out which Houston Astros players were either ranked among the top 100 players or among the top 10 at their position.

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2 days agoChristina Kahrl

Jose Altuve no surprise second at second

After winning the AL batting title and leading the league in steals, the BBTN 100 ranked Jose Altuve the second-best second baseman in baseball.

2 days ago

Astros option Dominguez, Correa to minors

Top prospect Carlos Correa and Matt Dominguez, Houston's regular third baseman for the last two seasons, were among eight players cut by the Astros from their big league spring training camp Sunday.

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3 days agoWallace Matthews

Tough day all around for Yankees

Only two positives for New York Yankees come courtesy of Stephen Drew, Alex Rodriguez in spring training loss to Baltimore Orioles

5 days ago

LHP Aiken, 2014's top pick, gets Tommy John

Pitching prospect Brady Aiken, the first overall pick in last year's draft who failed to reach an agreement with the Houston Astros, underwent Tommy John surgery on his left elbow.

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5 days ago

Reds obtain Dan Johnson in trade with Astros

The Reds acquired first baseman Dan Johnson from the Astros on Thursday for a player to be named or cash, one of two trades involving minor leaguers. They also sent infielder Devin Lohman to the Phillies for a player to be named or cash.

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5 days ago

Veteran catcher Buck announces retirement

Former All-Star catcher John Buck, who played for seven teams over 11 major-league seasons, announced his retirement Thursday, the Atlanta Braves announced.

7 days agoAdam Rubin

Tuesday's Mets-Astros lineups

Here are the lineups as the New York Mets face the Houston Astros on Tuesday at 1:10 p.m. ET at Tradition Field (SNY).

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8 days agoJerry Crasnick

George Springer ready to turn the corner

An injured quad sidelined Houston Astros prospect George Springer prematurely in 2014. Now he's ready to take his natural gifts to another level.

9 days agoAJ Mass

Is platoon the answer for Astros?

It wasn't too long ago that the Houston Astros lineup was the laughing stock of the league. However, looking ahead to 2015, there appears to be a glut of potential options at the disposal of manager A.


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