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MANAGER PHILGARNER fourth season with AstrosTHE THREE dirtiest words around Astros camp this year: World BaseballClassic.
The New Way To Spell Relief
SI's comprehensive rating system proves there's more to judging relief pitchers than just counting their wins and saves
THE RETRO ASTRO LARRY DIERKER IS A WRITER, A THINKER AND A ROOKIE MANAGER WHOSE OLD-FASHIONED IDEAS HELPED HOUSTON GET INTO THE PLAYOFFS
The telephone on his desk issues one shrill ring, and LarryDierker puts a ... Houston Astros' rookie manager, whose calls are intercepted by a
Home in The Dome
The son of a laundry-truck driver, Hofheinz was also at various times Lyndon Johnson's campaign manager, the mayor of Houston, the builder of the Astrodome ...
Old Saws Over a New Mays
The Houston Astros can only hope that the expansion San Diego Padres show proper respect for their elders and not attempt anything absurd, like finishing in ...
Father's Day Comes Early
As he tuned up for his return to the Astros, Roger Clemens's first pitches were fittingly to his son Koby, a Houston minor leaguer and one of many reasons the future Hall of Famer donned a uniform again
'I TALK REAL POLITE AND NICE'
That night the Houston Astros, managed by Durocher, had nearly blown a game to the San Diego Padres. The Padres don't very often beat ...
Crystal Clear Will Sammy hit 60? Will Manny break Hack's record? Will Pedro win 30? Will Arizona play in the postseason? Here are our fearless forecasts
Sixty home runs is headed to the endangered list of magicnumbers, right next to ... season than injured Houston Astros outfielder Moises Alou.