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  1. Astros May be Going for Cole Hamels with an "Untouchable" Prospect as BaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... the Astros are improving, so getting Hamels will take the pressure off of Scott Feldman , Dallas Keuchel , and Collin McHugh . Hamels is under contract until 2019 (with club option or vesting option), so it would not be trading Appel for a 1 year ...

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  2. Can Houston Astros Fans Come Out of Hiding?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... season, led by Jose Altuve 's AL batting title and the emergence of George Springer , Dallas Keuchel , and Collin McHugh . General Manager Jeff Luhnow has signed two bullpen arms this offseason to solidify a previously hideous bullpen in Luke ...

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  3. Are the Astros a "Sleeper" in the Cole Hamels sweepstakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... the Astros have to give up. The current Astros rotation appears to be Dallas Keuchel , Scott Feldman , Collin McHugh , Brett Oberholtzer , and possibly Michael Foltynewicz . While Feldman has the most experience of all the other pitchers, I believe ...

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  4. Astros find necessary bullpen help at MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Major League Baseball

    ... League starter right in there somewhere in the middle of the rotation," he said. Luhnow said Dallas Keuchel , Collin McHugh , Scott Feldman and probably Brett Oberholtzer have rotation spots locked up, so there's room for one more arm. There will be ...

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  5. Astros look to remain active in offseason free-agent marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Houston Chronicle

    ... it through a major league season. So we'll continue to look there as well." Scott Feldman, Dallas Keuchel and Collin McHugh are rotation locks, with Brett Oberholtzer "in there as well," Luhnow said. Mike Foltynewicz and Asher Wojciechowski are ...

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  6. Luke Gregerson signing: Why the Astros didn't just add a trade chipRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... through the bullpen. If we accept that four of the starting pitching spots will be taken by Dallas Keuchel , Collin McHugh , Scott Feldman and Brett Oberholtzer , there isn't much room to improve the pitching staff there. By adding a couple solid ...

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  7. Astros shore up biggest weaknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Major League Baseball

    ... a chance to prove they belong. From this experiment came nice performances from starters Dallas Keuchel and Collin McHugh . Lost amid the bullpen problems was some nice finds there, too. Right-hander Josh Fields and left-handers Tony Sipp and Kevin ...

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  8. David Robertson and the Houston Astros Bullpen DilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... ERA's of the Astros frontline starters reflected a position of strength, anchored by Dallas Keuchel (2.93), Collin McHugh (2.73), and Scott Feldman (3.74). The future looks extremely bright with plus starting pitching coming down the Houston minor ...

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  9. Breaking GoodRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Baseball Musings

    The Hardball Times identifies pitchers who might perform better if they threw their breaking balls more often . The Astros used this kind of analysis to acquire Collin McHugh on waivers.

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  10. Tuesday's Three Astros ThingsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... staff. Houston could add a starter. They may do it, too, even with breakout seasons from Dallas Keuchel and Collin McHugh. They certainly need to fix the bullpen, which was a tire fire for a second straight season. Do they fix the bullpen with ...

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  11. Mets tender Tejada a contract, but not YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Major League Baseball

    ... and pinch-run option for the Mets. Coming to Flushing on a 2013 waiver deal that sent starting pitcher Collin McHugh to Colorado, Young led the National League with 46 stolen bases that season, and he was one of three finalists for the Gold Glove ...

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  12. Searching for Under-Used Breaking Pitches with PITCHf/xRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Hardball Times

    You probably didn't even notice when the Astros claimed Collin McHugh off waivers from the Colorado Rockies last Dec. 18, and I can't say I blame you. With a career ERA of 8.94 and a fastball that barely broke 90 mph, McHugh looked like your garden-variety, soft-tossing righty.

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  13. Is Brett Oberholtzer Undervalued?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... innings pitched, and quality of performance. Oberholtzer came in with a 1.7 PWARP in 2014, bested only by Collin McHugh 's 2.6. It's not just the view of Baseball Prospectus that shines a light on the 25-year old lefty either. His FIP (Fielding ...

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  14. Dynamic Springer integral to Astros' resurgenceRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Houston Astros

    ... the story so much sweeter. There were others. Chris Carter became a dominant offensive player. Scott Feldman , Collin McHugh and Dallas Keuchel became the foundation of a nice rotation. And some of the young guys, especially right-hander Michael ...

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  15. Sleeper MLB Teams That Could Surprise with Huge Splash This WinterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | BleacherReport

    ... there are stars in the form of George Springer and Jose Altuve, along with pitchers like Dallas Keuchel and Collin McHugh who are on the verge of sustained excellence, but to think that the World Series is reachable (let alone winnable) within ...

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  16. Sunday Notes: Arroyo's Rehab, Clark & the MLBPA, Doc Gooden, AFL Arms, ChiSox, moreRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... is Sale 23.2% Max Scherzer 21.8% Marco Estrada 21.7% R.A. Dickey 21.1% Yusmeiro Petit 20.5% Jacob deGrom 20.3% Collin McHugh 20.0% Michael Wacha 19.8% Cole Hamels 19.7% Clayton Kershaw 19.7%

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  17. Astros Checking in on LHP Brett AndersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... with Brad Peacock likely ready to join them once he has recovered from his injured back. With Scott Feldman , Collin McHugh and Dallas Keuchel all but guaranteed the top three spots in the rotation, the Astros have the depth to get by without ...

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  18. Why the Astros Do NOT Need to Add a Starting Pitcher this OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Sep 21, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros starting pitcher Collin McHugh delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports When I heard the Astros were interested in Jason Hammel , the first thought that popped into my head was, "why?" Now I know we are just at the beginning of the offseason, and every rumor should be taken with a grain of salt, but it is still one that has to make you wonder.

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  19. Francisco Liriano: While Attainable, Not a Fit for HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... his strikeout to walk rate is usually hovering around 2:1. Dallas Keuchel had a K/BB ratio of 3:1 in 2014, and Collin McHugh came in at 3.8:1. Liriano has the potential to be a great addition to an improving Houston team, but he may be worth a ...

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  20. SBN Winter Meetings Sim: The recapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Red Reporter

    ... we'd be selling low on, but we found the return really impressive to the point where we couldn't pass it up. Collin McHugh is coming off of a campaign in Houston where he finished 4th in AL Rookie of the Year voting, and was the main return from the ...

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