Blasting Off: Bring On The Youngsters!


Andy and Ray bring you Blasting Off as they discuss the surprising success of Brett Oberholtzer in his first two starts.

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We knew Jarred Cosart would make a huge impact on the Astros, but how about Brett Oberholtzer? The Astros starting pitching has looked solid despite the abundance of losses. Andy and Ray also discuss if the Bud Norris trade was truly worth it?

Some of the other highlights include:

-A recap of the Justin Maxwell trade from last week.

-A breakdown on Biogenesis and where baseball is now with their fight against performance enhancing drugs.

-What can be done to improve the Astros spotty defense?

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.