Monday, May 13, 2019

Monday Morning Hot Links

The Astros proved that they really love their mothers after stomping the the Rangers 15-5 yesterday afternoon. Like, a lot. Notes:
Springer: 5-5, 2 HR, 4 RBIs
Bregman: 3-5, 2 HR, 5 RBIs
Correa: 3-3, RBI
Diaz: 2-5, 2 RBIs
Martin: 5.1 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 9 SO

Full Box:

Here are the series takeaways from the full Rangers series.

George Springer may be going from star to superstar.

And Springer was so hot last night that he packed his "lucky" pink bat for the upcoming road trip.

Corbin Martin's grandma teared up talking about his MLB debut and possible future with Houston.

Corbin Martin gave his mom his debut hat and cleats after the game for Mother's Day.

Here are the Astros hitters projected numbers by the end of the season after the Quarter-Season mark.

Collin McHugh is vowing to reset in the bullpen and fix his form.

The Astros have a +69 run differential, the best in the majors by 12.

Who is the Astros MVP and biggest pleasant surprise in 2019?

Hers is another Houston Astros success story, this time about Wade Miley.

Astros-Tigers series preview is up.

Someone filmed a cat doing situps under a car.

On This Day in Baseball History

In 1948, the first baseball game from Fenway Park was televised.

In 1958, Stan Musial got his 3000th hit.

In 2015, Corey Kluber became the 5th pitcher to ever throw 18 or more strikeouts without issuing a walk.