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George Springer Not Providing RBI Opportunities For Teammates

Let’s take a closer look at George Springer’s production.

16 games is a relatively small sample size, but it is also about 10% of the season. Continue reading George Springer Not Providing RBI Opportunities For Teammates

Astros Finally Have Proper Batting Order

I’ve been hoping to see a lefty bat in the #2 spot for awhile now. I was thinking Aoki, but Reddick works just fine too.

I was happy to turn the game on tonight against Seattle and see that Reddick was sandwiched between Springer and Altuve.

Even against a LHP, I would still like to see Reddick or Aoki hitting #2.  When we stack all of our right handed batters at the top, I actually think it helps the pitcher adjust to facing right handed bats. Continue reading Astros Finally Have Proper Batting Order

Astros Need To Change Up The Batting Order

This is just an idea to get our bats going.

Looking at some of the successful teams from last year, like the Cubs and Rangers, I noticed that they changed the batting order quite a bit. Continue reading Astros Need To Change Up The Batting Order