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Astros Fail to Sign Top Draft Picks — What Does It Mean for the Team’s Future?

The Houston Astros returned to action this weekend after the All-Star break and were able to avoid a three-game sweep in Chicago by beating the White Sox yesterday 11-7. But – as we’re growing accustomed to – the biggest news surrounding the ‘Stros happened off the field. They failed to sign number one overall draft […]

The Houston Astros returned to action this weekend after the All-Star break and were able to avoid a three-game sweep in Chicago by beating the White Sox yesterday 11-7. But – as we’re growing accustomed to – the biggest news surrounding the ‘Stros happened off the field. They failed to sign number one overall draft pick Brady Aiken – and two other draft picks – by the Friday deadline.

CultureMap Houston sports columnist MK Bower joins us to discuss what it means for the team’s future — and the credibility and reputation of the front office staff going forward.

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