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  1. Tal Smith on the a bandboxa effect of a Minute Maid without the HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Houston Chronicle ) Los Angeles Dodgers Matt Kemp (27) chases a ball hit for a triple by Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro (15) into Tal's Hill during the 4th inning of an MLB baseball game at Minute Maid Park,Sunday, April 22, 2012, in Houston. ( ...

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  2. As Astros shape roster, 13 pitchers a possibility againRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Luis Valbuena was...the Astros' starting third baseman most of the year, but he can also...play first. CATCHER Jason Castro is a former All-Star who gets high marks for his superb ability to handle the pitching staff. Max Stassi, who has made brief ...

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  3. Jeff Luhnow defends drafting Mark Appel after trading himRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Luis Valbuena was...the Astros' starting third baseman most of the year, but he can also...play first. CATCHER Jason Castro is a former All-Star who gets high marks for his superb ability to handle the pitching staff. Max Stassi, who has made brief ...

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  4. Stanford grad Mark Appel finds a new baseball home in PhillyRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... part of a trade Saturday that sent Ken Giles to Houston, where Cardinal grads A.J. Hinch (as the manager) and Jason Castro (as a catcher) are part of the Astros future. Appel, the top overall draft pick in 2013, went 16-11 with a 5.12 ERA in two ...

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  5. Jeff Luhnow defends drafting Mark Appel after trading himRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Luis Valbuena was...the Astros' starting third baseman most of the year, but he can also...play first. CATCHER Jason Castro is a former All-Star who gets high marks for his superb ability to handle the pitching staff. Max Stassi, who has made brief ...

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  6. Astros escape Rule 5 draft unscathed this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Luis Valbuena was...the Astros' starting third baseman most of the year, but he can also...play first. CATCHER Jason Castro is a former All-Star who gets high marks for his superb ability to handle the pitching staff. Max Stassi, who has made brief ...

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  7. Astros' talks with Phillies about closer Ken Giles heating upRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  8. Astrosa Carlos Gomez, George Springer drawing interest atRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  9. Q&A with Astros manager A.J. HinchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  10. Astros complete swap by hiring former Padres hitting coach Alonzo PowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  11. Houston Astros Winter Meetings PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... catcher via trade. With the departure of Hank Conger to Tampa Bay, Max Stassi appears to be in line to back up Jason Castro - but it is certainly possible that an upgrade (either at back up or even possibly at starter) could happen, in the right ...

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  12. Houston Astros: Assessing the Catcher SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    Oct 12, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers chats with catcher Jason Castro during the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royals in game four of the ALDS at Minute Maid Park. Mandatory Credit: Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports Whatever course of action the Houston Astros decide to do at the position may have both short- and long-term implications when you also consider that Jason Castro is a free agent after next season.

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  13. After tying the knot, Astros prospect A.J. Reed back to workRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  14. Astros have replacements for Chris Carter, Hank CongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... at Triple-A, he's hit .232 with 22 home runs. Right now, he seems like the most likely person to back up Jason Castro next season in the big leagues. Catcher Max Stassi The 24-year-old performed well in limited time with the Astros last season, ...

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  15. Houston Astros Trade 'Robot Zombie' Hank Conger To RaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... hitter. His higher walk rate came with a higher K rate, and he finished the season with a 0.5 WAR. As Jason Castro finished the season as one of the league's top defensive catchers , Conger struggled in the opposite direction. In 2015, Conger ...

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  16. Chris Carter Was Non-Tendered by the Astros, What's Next?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... $5.6 million in arbitration. Those players who were tendered contracts were Luis Valbuena , Evan Gattis , Jason Castro , Hank Conger , Marwin Gonzalez , and pitcher Josh Fields . Ken Rosenthal said that Conger was involved in trade talks today, ...

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  17. Conger sad to move on after 'fun' seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Houston Astros

    Switch-hitting catcher Hank Conger , who belted 11 home runs in a backup role to Astros starter Jason Castro in 2015, is moving on to his third team in three years, having been dealt Wednesday to the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for cash considerations. Conger, acquired a year ago in a trade with the Los Angeles Angels, in part because of his framing abilities, played 69 games at catcher last season, including 56 starts.

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  18. Carter sent to free agency; Conger tradedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Houston Astros

    The Astros non-tendered slugger Chris Carter prior to Wednesday's deadline to offer him salary arbitration, making him a free agent. The club announced late Wednesday the remainder of its arbitration-eligible players were tendered a contract: 2015 Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel , catcher Jason Castro , designated hitter Evan Gattis , third baseman Luis Valbuena , infielder Marwin Gonzalez and reliever Josh Fields .

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  19. Astros trade catcher Hank Conger to Rays for cash considerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... were leaning not tendering Conger. Entering today, the Astros had four catchers on the 40-man roster including Jason Castro (who was tendered), Max Stassi , Alfredo Gonzalez (who was added before the Rule-5 deadline this past month), and Conger. ...

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  20. Astros tender six players ahead of deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    Wednesday marked the deadline for Major League Baseball teams to tender players that are arbitration-eligible. Of the eight players that were eligible for Houston, the Astros tendered six: catcher Jason Castro , right-handed pitcher Josh Fields , designated hitter Evan Gattis , infielder Marwin Gonzalez , left-handed pitcher Dallas Keuchel and infielder Luis Valbuena .

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