Archive for December 29th, 2015

Three Days Left

With three days left in the year, I am thinking we will be getting some announcements to digest over the New Year Weekend so stay tuned!

Chris Carter led the ‘Stros last season with 57 walks. When was the last time a ‘Stros hitter had 100 or more walks in a season?

We are going to be hearing about this for a while now – this tweet:

NYT Politics ‏@nytpolitics 12m12 minutes ago

Donald Trump tied with Pope Francis as the second most admired man in the world, a poll found. http://nyti.ms/1OV0Hkt

Trump has had a very good year. Ditto for Sen. Ted Cruz.

I know a little bit about The Beatles and I got a Beatles wall calendar for Christmas. The “Today” show crew told us about their fav Beatles tune. Here is this:

TODAY ‏@TODAYshow 34m34 minutes ago

Favorite Beatles songs:

Savannah- Something

Carson- Revolution

Al- Little Help From My Friends

Natalie- Hey Jude

Dylan- Lucy in the Sky…

I am not going to argue with any of the five. I will go with Natalie’s pick though.

Tags poses five questions for the 2016 ‘Stros:

Who will fill out the bottom of the rotation?

Will A.J. Reed make an impact in 2016?

How does Keuchel keep it going?

Can Correa contend for the MVP?

How good is the bullpen following the offseason acquisitions?

We will see.

In 2006, Morgan Ensberg led the ‘Stros with 101 walks of course.

The Team Store is closed this week.

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