The Houston Astros are out to repeat as World Series champions again. While the players will focus on team goals, there are a few milestones to watch for.
The 2018 Major League Baseball regular season is here. And just as history was earned last season, there is plenty more to be earned this season. Baseball is all about numbers. A stat, formula or projections determine everything. Nothing will ever top the celebration after winning the first-ever championship in franchise history. Individual measurements and accomplishments are victories along the way that cause for celebrations throughout the season. Players rally around their teammates, heckle them, give them a hard time and encourage each other to reach the next rung on that ladder.
Here are a few milestones to look out for when watching your defending World Champion Houston Astros this season. And keep track of these milestones here.