Tag Archives: Houston Astros

Astros Ending Affiliation With Greeneville

The Astros have announced that they are ending their affiliation with Greeneville of the Appalachian League.  It is expected that the franchise will remain and another major league team will take on this franchise.  The Astros have been in the … Continue reading

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Buies Creek Astros vs Potomac Nationals – June 30, 2017

The first game of my trip was to see the Buies Creek Astros play at Jim Perry Stadium located at Campbell University.  I made seeing this team a priority because I wanted to see a game in their temporary home … Continue reading

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Two Teams Moving From California League to Carolina League for 2017

It was announced today that Bakersfield and High Desert will be leaving the California League and franchises will be added in Fayetteville, NC (most likely) and Kinston, NC.  There has been discussion about this for years and it has finally … Continue reading

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Tri-City ValleyCats extend PDC with Astros to 2018

The Tri-City ValleyCats have extended their player development contract with the Astros to 2018.  Now, 10 of the 22 PDCs at the Short Season A level expire this year.  The Astros have been with the ValleyCats since their inaugural game in 2002. … Continue reading

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Fresno Grizzlies extend PDC with Astros to 2018

The Fresno Grizzlies have extended their player development contract with the Astros to 2018.  There are now 6 teams that have their PDCs end this season at the AAA level. I’ve been mentioning the possibility of Colorado Springs moving to San Antonio, … Continue reading

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Quad Cities River Bandits extend PDC with Astros to 2018

The Quad Cities River Bandits have extended their player development contract with the Astros to 2018.  There are now 12 Low A PDCs that expire at the end of the year.  The Astros have been with the River Bandits since … Continue reading

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Aberdeen IronBirds vs Tri-City ValleyCats – August 8, 2015

I was able to see an Aberdeen IronBirds game for the first time in 4 years.  It’s a very nice stadium and since they were having fireworks, the game was a sellout. I was able to get two autographs at … Continue reading

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Back from Vacation – PDC Updates for the Week

I haven’t been available to update my website for the past week since I was away, but here’s a list of player development contract extensions this week: AAA: Rochester Red Wings extend PDC with Twins to 2016 (8/25) Las Vegas … Continue reading

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