It's possible there's only one thing standing in the way of the Houston Astros making a run to their first World Series since 2005. They have the best record in the AL, hit more homers than any team in the big leagues and easily lead the majors in strikeouts, on pace to blow away their 2016 total
Carlos Correa Injuries come in waves. One year ACL tears may be a glaring issues while other years Achilles-related injuries may appear to occur more frequently. However, apparent injury trends are often influenced by recency bias, particularly if a noteworthy player or two sustain the same injury. This
Power prospect Derek Fisher is back in Houston, and he might get a chance to play regularly.