***** Official Houston Astros 2019 Season Thread *****

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Nuke LaLoosh
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A comeback here would do a lot for my morale, which honestly is all anyone should really care about.
Dirty Mike and the Boys
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James looking good. So there's that.
Stros Schadenfreude
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Dirty Mike and the Boys said:

James looking good. So there's that.


Nice jinx dude
Dirty Mike and the Boys
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**** me. Right on cue. I'll go back to my cave.
tjholley16
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Even if we win it in the 9th... this has been a pathetic series offensively.
Bonfired
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Dirty Mike and the Boys said:

James looking good. So there's that.


Uncanny timing you have...
astros4545
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Dirty Mike and the Boys said:

James looking good. So there's that.
Dirty Mike and the Boys
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No way could my lotto numbers be a winner. One time, dealer.
JRC0811
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Dumb thought this early in the season, but I'm curious if Alex Cintron isn't as effective as Dave Hudgens was in helping our guys prepare.

Or, we're just starting off in a slump.
Stros Schadenfreude
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Reminds me of last season already. Everyone knew there was a problem, but the stat weenies kept explaining why our inability to hit in high leverage situations wasnt a big deal, because our OPS++WAR or whatever with the bases empty or in blowout wins was fine
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JRC0811 said:

Dumb thought this early in the season, but I'm curious if Alex Cintron isn't as effective as Dave Hudgens was in helping our guys prepare.

Or, we're just starting off in a slump.


I've never understood how you just take the 1st base coach, and make him a hitting coach
TexasRebel
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If nobody can hit you don't need a first base coach.
n_touch
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Came her to post this.
Ag_07
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There wasn't a problem last year.

They won 103 games
TexasRebel
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My XM audio is perfectly timed with the Fox Sports broadcast.

...I've got no more good news.
mwm
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...and the dude still sucks.
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Ag_07 said:

There wasn't a problem last year.

They won 103 games


Terrible season
tjholley16
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How tf do you watch that pitch for strike 3
Stros Schadenfreude
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Ag_07 said:

There wasn't a problem last year.

They won 103 games


That was because we had one of the best rotations in mlb history. Look at the difference in WAR between Springer, Reddick, Altuve, Correa, pretty much everyone BUT Bregman, between 17 and 18
Nuke LaLoosh
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Ok I have a confession:

I haven't seen us score a single run this season. Not one. 7 games in. This is the first game I've watched completely from start to finish.

I will cease all baseball watching until we get on a win streak.
TexasRebel
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Define the strike zone: Earth.
Stros Schadenfreude
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Shutout
Stros Schadenfreude
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2 and ****ing 5
TexasRebel
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tjholley16 said:

How tf do you watch that pitch for strike 3


Based on the first pitch he probably thought it was outside.
CFTXAG10
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Maybe we can use the day off to pull our head out of our a**
Dirty Mike and the Boys
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You'll be a bright ****ing addition for the next 5 months. Can't wait.
n_touch
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Alex was the 1st base coach last year.
MAROON
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So on the positive side - right now we'll get a top 10 draft pick.
What do you boys want for breakfast BBQ ?.....OK Chili.
Stros Schadenfreude
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Dirty Mike and the Boys said:

You'll be a bright ****ing addition for the next 5 months. Can't wait.


Is this where we act like everything is okay after getting shellacked by bottom dwellers?

I'll be happy when we play well, when we underachieve I will be pissed off
Dirty Mike and the Boys
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We all know you'll be miserable the entire time.
Ag_07
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It's bad a road trip and it's a week of baseball.

I'm sure we'll turn it around but I'm also sure this won't be our last bad road trip or bad week.

It's early and a long season. Relax a little
Agnzona
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This team needs another big bat. We didn't get one in the off season we better get one in the next month or so.
"It's what I do...I drink and I know things."
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whew..this offense is on fire!
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I have a potential solution, boys and girls. The two games we have won, I've been off of work. I have also worked each day we've lost. I'm off Friday-Sunday. If we sweep Oakland, I'll do the math with the remaining schedule and my work calendar, then post the gofundme link. I'm happy to still work on the team's off days, and that will be taken into consideration.
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Any postgame comments yet from the clubhouse? Really wishing this ump gets blasted and mlb will do something about it. Blum eloquently made a comment about the integrity of the game earlier while trying to bite his tongue.
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