Marwin Gonzalez safely steals third base against the Red Sox (Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports)

Astros Weekend Links

While the Astros were taking another beating from the Red Sox on Saturday, the upper level minor league teams were dispensing beatdowns of their own. Plus, a nice write-up on Marwin Gonzalez in this week’s edition of Astros Weekend Links.

Krauss’ team-leading fifth home run of the season came in the fifth inning and boosted the RedHawks to a 4-1 lead.


If it’s not corrected, adjustments, decisions will be made, and we’re going to have to find people that’s going to throw strikes.

Ultimate Astros


George Springer made it 8-0 in the second, belting a tape-measure shot off Tyler Tufts. His Texas League leading seventh home run of the season exited the ballpark and landed on the street beyond the right-field fence.

CC Hooks


I think if you play hard, good things will happen,” he said. “I’m focused on my hitting and I think that will help me to stay in the game for a long time. I hope I can keep doing well because it’s early in the season.

Boston Herald

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