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7 edition of The Story of the Houston Astros (The Story of the...) found in the catalog.

The Story of the Houston Astros (The Story of the...)

by Adele Richardson

  • 57 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Creative Education .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile Sports,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 4-6,
  • Sports & Recreation - Baseball,
  • History,
  • Houston Astros (Baseball team),
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12289204M
    ISBN 101583414894
    ISBN 109781583414897

      Houston Astros infielder Alex Bregman, left, and teammate Jose Altuve sit in chairs as the wait to deliver statements during a news conference before the start of the first official spring.   Rob Manfred has an option: Censure the Astros. the Houston Astros are hereby censured, a designation to be forever noted in baseball's official record book. Author: Buster Olney.

      The Astros and the long history of sign-stealing in baseball. New, 47 $2 million and two draft picks to the Houston Astros, that on top of the 46 months jail time and more than quarter-million.   How the Houston Astros used a combination of data-driven analytics and team-building to go from last place to World Series champions. Paul Dickson reviews “Astroball” by Ben s:

    Big Dreams: The Jose Altuve Story, a documentary produced by MLB Productions and narrated by award-winning actor and Houston native Dennis Quaid, is an inspirational story on the meteoric rise of Jose Altuve from undersized, little-known prospect to history-making All-Star. The story follows Altuve around the globe and includes stops in Japan, Florida and his native homeland of Venezuela.   “The story of a lot of people who got pushed out in that time frame is people who wouldn’t push their people to do what the front office wanted,” one Astros source says, adding, “I don’t.


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