Happy Weekend! Here are a few Astros nuggets from around the web.
Starting with what looks like more bad news…
CSN Houston is asking for $3.40/subscriber in any carriage deal, more than the Yankees/YES get in their carriage deals.
I see him as a guy who’s going to come to Spring Training next year competing for our every day center fielder job, and I see him as a big part of our team next year. That’s really the message I want our fans to focus on, not worry too much about the date he comes up. There’s a lot of factors that go into it, and we’ll make the best decision for the organization.
Barnes plans to bring 30 In-N-Out burgers and fries for his teammates and coaches on Saturday. His father Mike Barnes and mother Marta Azizian and his in-laws will attend the series as his guests.
The victory was a well-rounded effort, as Buchanan (5-3) turned in his sixth straight quality start, lasting a season-high 7.2 innings. He allowed two runs and seven hits with one walk and three strikeouts.