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Injuries Plague Franchise Faces in 2017

Tweet Injuries are commonplace throughout sports, and it is unfortunate when any player is forced to miss time because he is hurt. While some players have bigger shoes to fill than others, the 2017 season has seen its share of franchise faces spending prolonged time on the disabled list. The most recent big name to […]

Grapefruit League Stadiums: #13 Osceola County Stadium

Tweet Next in our list of best Grapefruit League Stadiums is Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, Florida. The Houston Astros have called this complex home since 1985 back when it was one of the newest ballparks for Spring Training. The best thing by far about this stadium is how close you can get to the […]

Non-Roster Invitee: Spring Training Terminology

Tweet A non-roster invitee is a player who is not currently on a Major League team’s 40-man roster and is invited to Spring Training. This means that the player is signed only to a minor league contract and is not officially a part of the big league ball club. They can, however, be signed come […]

Houston Astros: Their Struggles this Season

Tweet Bo Porter took over the helm of the Houston Astros this past off season as the organization hoped to turn things around.  The ultimate goal would be to reach the World Series for the first time since 2005, when Jeff Bagwell, Craig Biggio, and Lance Berkman were the Killer B’s on offense and Roger […]