Blasting Off: To Trade Or Not To Trade?


In the seventeenth edition of Blasting Off, Andy Pondillo and Ray Kuhn debate the trade value of Bud Norris. They also discuss how the Astros have been able to find success versus the Chicago White Sox.

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The Astros picked up the pace as they won three out of four versus the White Sox. With the pitching on its game, it now poses the question as to if Bud Norris will be traded?

Some of the other highlights include:

Jason Castro continues to mash, Ed Wade is smiling right now.
-With Trevor Crowe becoming the right fielder does that mean George Springer‘s arrival is getting closer?
-Will Brandon Barnes become the everyday center fielder even after Justin Maxwell‘s return?

Listen to all of this and more on the player below, fellow Hill Climbers! Stay tuned for our new episode next week, and feel free to tweet us questions or comments at @astrosCTH.