June 18th Tweets and Links


Here are some tweets and links to get you through today.

Astros beat writer, Brian McTaggart recapped last night’s game and talked about Bud Norris‘ frustrations here.

Justin Maxwell seems happy to be back in Houston:

CTH’s John Burgess makes the case for Jason Castro to be the Astros All-Star Game representative.

CTH’s Ray Kuhn makes the case for Bud Norris to be the Astros All-Star Game representative.

Steve Adams of mlbtraderumors.com brought up Jose Veras as a trade candidate this July 31st deadline. You can read the article by clicking here.

Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle tweeted about Jordan Lyles this morning:

David Barron of the Houston Chronicle wrote an article about Roger Clemens‘ life a year after his acquittal. It can be seen here.

"Perhaps he has lunch plans at son Kory’s restaurant Katch 22. He could be on the road, watching son Koby play for the Sugar Land Skeeters, or at home throwing batting practice to sons Kacy, who enters the University of Texas this fall, and Kody, a junior at Memorial High School."

Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle wrote about Bo Porter’s confidence in Trevor Crowe.