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  1. No-hit masterpiece earns Fiers Al Pow nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Major League Baseball

    ... when right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt, third baseman Ty Wigginton , outfielder Carlos Lee and first baseman Lance Berkman (twice) all received National League Player of the Week honors. In recognition of his AL Player of the Week Award, Fiers will be ...

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  2. No-hit masterpiece earns Fiers Al Pow nodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Houston Astros

    ... when right-handed pitcher Roy Oswalt, third baseman Ty Wigginton , outfielder Carlos Lee and first baseman Lance Berkman (twice) all received National League Player of the Week honors. In recognition of his AL Player of the Week Award, Fiers will be ...

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  3. Members of Astros' 2005 World Series team reunite at Minute Maid ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Houston Chronicle

    The camaraderie endures, however, 10 summers after Roy Oswalt, Hall of Famer Craig Biggio and Lance Berkman led the 2005 Astros to the franchise's first and only World Series appearance. The 2005 National League champion Astros reverted back to their younger personalities when they were honored Saturday at Minute Maid Park.

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  4. Reichardt headed to College Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    On June 29, former University of Wisconsin All-American outfielder Rick Reichardt will be enshrined in the College Baseball Hall of Fame in Lubbock, Texas. Joining Reichardt in the 2015 class of inductees will be Rice University outfielder-first baseman Lance Berkman and St. John's University southpaw Frank Viola.

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  5. Eagles bring in Berkman as head coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Lance Berkman, 38, of Houston, is shown in a Theories of High Level Performance class taught by Dr. Jimmy Disch Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, in Houston, Texas. Berkman, former Major League Baseball player with the Houston Astros, is back at Rice University attending class four days a week to complete a degree in kinesiology and help out with the baseball team.

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  6. The real story behind the now-infamous Astros tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... perennial contenders for division titles and wild card berths. Led by Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell -- later Lance Berkman -- the team was always in the hunt. When Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte returned home and joined a rotation that already ...

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  7. The real story behind the now-infamous Astros tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... perennial contenders for division titles and wild card berths. Led by Craig Biggio and Jeff Bagwell -- later Lance Berkman -- the team was always in the hunt. When Roger Clemens and Andy Pettitte returned home and joined a rotation that already ...

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  8. Monday marks a memorable 10-year anniversary for the Astros' tombstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... (and no quitters in the bunch), this team is not done yet. It takes time to overcome the loss of Jeff Bagwell. Lance Berkman is mending. Craig Biggio and Morgan Ensberg provide sparks. Adam Everett is as classy a shortstop as Brad Ausmus is a ...

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  9. Allen Craig stays positive despite demotion to PawtucketRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... manager Tony La Russa to find a place for him. "I had guys in front of me with the Cardinals," Craig said. "Lance Berkman and Carlos Beltran and Albert Pujols - a number of really, really great players - and I worked my way in there, got at-bats." ...

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  10. Troy Tulowitzki Needs to Move to Maximize his Full PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Call to the Pen

    ... ship and find a new home. That doesn't take away from who he is, as Tulowitzki will always be a Rockies guy. Lance Berkman did the same thing after a career with Houston, he had to get out of town to win a ring, but he's still remembered as an Astro ...

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  11. Allen Craig and the tip of the icebergRead the original story

    May 12, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... high enough to tally 124 plate appearances in the majors. Despite Craig's steady rise, the Cardinals signed Lance Berkman before the 2011 season. Craig began the year serving primarily as a 4th outfielder, but he hit so well, by May he got eight ...

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  12. Wednesday's Three Astros ThingsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Crawfish Boxes

    Things are moving past the first round in this Franchise Four competition that MLB is putting together. The top four for the Astros right now are Jeff Bagwell , Craig Biggio , Nolan Ryan and Lance Berkman.

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  13. Lance Berkman named to college baseball hall of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    Berkman, who was in Astros camp for three days this week as a special instructor, led Rice to its first College World Series appearance before embarking on a stellar Major League career. Frank Viola, a lefthanded pitcher who led his St. John's club to Omaha in 1980 and went on to a 15-year Major League career that included winning the 1988 American League Cy Young Award, also was named to the Hall.

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  14. Descalso brings postseason experience to RockiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | LongmontFYI

    ... to play with some of the best players in the game," he said. "Albert Pujols, Yadier (Molina), Carlos Beltran, Lance Berkman and Matt Holliday, just to name a few. To watch those guys work and pick their brain and see how they prepare showed me a ...

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  15. Spring Surprises, 2015 EditionRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2015 | Viva El Birdos

    ... good in camp is very rarely a big surprise. Those kinds of surprises do happen, however; look no further than Lance Berkman in the actual Best Shape Of His Life back in 2011 to see how surprising something like that can be. Also, we're looking only ...

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  16. Question for the Ages: Who's Your Least Favorite Player?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | The Hardball Times

    ... I hate the most, and I suspect I will always hate more than any other player for the rest of my life, is Lance Berkman . Jay 'Comedy Vacuum' Leno lookalike Lance Berkman did not sign with the Rangers prior to the 2011 season. Fine, that was his ...

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  17. Groundhog Day: Harrison looks back at Game 7 start in '11Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Texas Rangers

    ... first and Harrison retired the first two hitters in the bottom of the inning. Then he walked Albert Pujols and Lance Berkman, setting up a game-tying two-run double by David Freese . "If I could do it over again, I would have been more aggressive ...

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  18. Craig feeling good, ready for action in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Boston Red Sox

    ... Cardinals, for multiple years. He was the best hitter on our team, hands down. We had Matt Holliday , we had Lance Berkman, but check out any playoff games, any stats, the guy was our best player, 100 percent. "Him being healthy, I've seen him in ...

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  19. Colby Rasmus excited about future in HoustonRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... been interested in the Astros for years, since discussing what it's like to play here with former Astros star Lance Berkman. "I played with Lance Berkman with the Cardinals and he loved playing here," Rasmus said. "To hear him talk about it, I ...

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  20. Colby Rasmus looks forward to living large in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... been interested in the Astros for years, since discussing what it's like to play here with former Astros star Lance Berkman. "I played with Lance Berkman with the Cardinals and he loved playing here," Rasmus said. "To hear him talk about it, I ...

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