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Astros Trade Deadline Analysis: Houston Gains Two Arms, Loses Two More

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It wasn’t the trade deadline most Astros fans were expecting.

Houston did swing a pair of minor moves today, including one trade before the 3 PM cutoff. But Astros GM Jeff Luhnow and company abstained from the big-name targets they were rumored to covet. Their lone trade acquisition? Left-handed starter Francisco Liriano, formerly of the Toronto Blue Jays.

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Arms Race

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With just over a week to go until the Major League Baseball trade deadline, a growing consensus is emerging: The best team in baseball will get even better. Sources around the industry are buzzing with reports that the Houston Astros are aggressively pursuing pitching upgrades.

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Who Will The Astros Add At The Trade Deadline?

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Welcome to the second half of baseball. The All-Star Game has come and gone (the AL won on a thrilling home run by Seattle’s Robinson Cano), and teams across the league have their sights set on the July 31 trade deadline as they look to upgrade their units for a postseason run or sell off stars in return for minor league talent.

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