Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday Morning Hot Links

It's light out there in the Astros News Department...

*Jose Altuve received his 2017 AL MVP trophy at the 95th annual BBWAA dinner in New York, while Justin Verlander, George Springer, and Carlos Correa were also honored.

*Former Astros assistant hitting coach (current Giants hitting coach) Alonzo Powell is battling prostate cancer.

*Forrest Whitley got a nod in Best Curveball among the MLB Pipeline Top 100 Prospects. J.B. Bukauskas saw a little love in the Best Slider category.

*Richard Justice: Ten players who can dictate a spot in the postseason.

*Zlatan to Los Angeles?

*A reporter rushed to the scene of the school shooting in Kentucky to find that the alleged gunman was her son.