Which team will have what it takes to achieve the honor of the first pick in the 2014 draft?
Which active players have seen their Cooperstown credentials tail off?
Analysis of players in danger of losing their jobs and the fantasy value of their potential replacements.
Every event big and small has an impact on the season.
San Antonio’s stadium could be an interim home for a major league team there.
THT’s soothsayers foretell this year’s standings and award winners.
Fans might not get to see much of the Astros on TV this year, and that might be a good thing.
A look back at some of the stranger and more peculiar moments from the team about to leave the National League after 51 campaigns.
The latest in the business of baseball.
The division may be wrapped up, but things are far from settled.
The Reds are strong favorites, while the Pirates and Cards battle for Wild Card spots
Looking at starting pitcher value through the lens of an expected wins formula
Things look about right so far, though there are a few unexpected twists.
Some early surprises from baseball’s largest division.
Mark Appel is a leading candidate to go first in the draft to the Astros in 2012. But is the big righty the choice to make?
Ten teams’ seasons will just be heating up, while the rest will be left out in the cold.
Injuries, injuries, and more injuries
On every dark page there’s a silver lining. Houston’s is named J.D. Martinez.
A new playoff schedule, a bunch of five-year contracts, and another shady signing.
How Brett Myers will do as a closer and how valuable he is to the Astros in that role is not the question for this space. Just the fastballs. Let’s take a look at some quick-and-dirty numbers (four- and two-seam fastballs all together; age determined by season year minus birth year—neither precise nor seasonal). If […]