Who will man the hot corner for the 2016 Houston Astros?
At first glance, the Houston Astros’ third base situation looks relatively predictable. Off-season acquisition Luis Valbuena brought solid defense and much-needed left-handed power into a formidable but predominately right-handed Astros lineup in 2015.
However, he will be a free agent after the 2016 season, and the Astros have some talented third base prospects that are itching to lock down the hot corner for the foreseeable future.
Let’s take a look at the Astros’ battle for third base.
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