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Old 05-25-2014, 05:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Heating Up: George Springer

4 HR in last three games with 8 RBI.
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Old 05-25-2014, 05:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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That's my boy! He's been exciting
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Old 05-25-2014, 05:02 PM   #3 (permalink)
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7 HR 22 RBI

Not bad for a rookie with only 133 at-bats. Not bad at all! Hopefully he can raise his average up just a bit.
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Old 05-25-2014, 05:52 PM   #4 (permalink)
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4 HR in last three games with 8 RBI.
And the one today was a rocket off Iwakuma, who is a very good pitcher. Springer was impressive in this series. Astros' fans SHOULD be excited.
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Old 05-25-2014, 05:53 PM   #5 (permalink)
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With the way he hit in Seattle, he should ask for a trade to Seattle
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And the one today was a rocket off Iwakuma, who is a very good pitcher. Springer was impressive in this series. Astros' fans SHOULD be excited.
Hell yeah they should, I mean they have nothing else to be excited about this year. I remember when Pence was called up I followed every game he played despite not being an Astros fan. I think I will follow Springer this year.
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With the way he hit in Seattle, he should ask for a trade to Seattle
The Mariners could use him. They actually hit better on the road than at Safeco. Weird!
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Old 05-25-2014, 06:14 PM   #8 (permalink)
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After a bad month of April (14 games) Springer is on fire in May:

75 AB .293 Avg 6 HR 16 RBI

The true story of the day goes to Dallas Keuchel. This guy has figured it out. Here is the stats for his last 3 games (vs Tex, LAA, SEA)

26.2 IP 2 ER 1 BB 21 SO
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Old 05-25-2014, 07:11 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Hell yeah they should, I mean they have nothing else to be excited about this year. I remember when Pence was called up I followed every game he played despite not being an Astros fan. I think I will follow Springer this year.
Living in Houston, most of us can't even watch the games.
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Old 05-25-2014, 07:17 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Living in Houston, most of us can't even watch the games.
Tell me about it I get MLB extra inning- I live in New Orleans and they black out all the Astros games.
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And he has good defense too!
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And he has good defense too!
ive never seen someone have that much trouble with a ball before

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ive never seen someone have that much trouble with a ball before

wow
hahhahahahhahahahahahha, im happy to see him succeeding tho and i have zero more of his cards
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Living in Houston, most of us can't even watch the games.
You're putting up the good fight along with the cable providers here in LA. It's time to stand up to the providers trying to rape consumers over sports channels.
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Old 05-25-2014, 10:59 PM   #15 (permalink)
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If only we got to watch him down in H-Town. Our greedy owner needs to get us a TV deal done...
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Prices are starting to rebound nicely.
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Prices are starting to rebound nicely.
I agree. Sold 23 - 2010 platinum prospect cards for $75 this morning.
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more like on fire!!
that defense was funny tho!
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Sweet! Found another box of his 2011 Draft paper, chrome, and refractors.
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2 RBI Double. He is raking.
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It's almost as if 2-3 games don't decide his future!
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It's almost as if 2-3 games don't decide his future!
Can certainly decide his hobby future.

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He's 2-2 with 2 doubles off the wall with a BB and 2 RBI so far tonight.
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Make that 3-3
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