How José Abreu signing reflects philosophical change for Houston Astros


The Astros signed José Abreu to a big 3-year contract this week, and a lot has been made of the team's willingness to add a third year to Abreu's deal considering he'll be 38 years old in 2025.

The Astros were also willing to go three years on reliever Rafael Montero's contract this offseason.

Does this mean owner Jim Crane is willing to take more chances than his previous GM's, or is this just the price of doing business this offseason in free agency, one year removed from the lockout?

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Back in March, one of the Texans' new uniforms was leaked on social media. Which caused the team to release their own photos of the new jerseys.

Could history be repeating itself? This Thursday, a video of a helmet was posted on X and many fans are wondering if this will be one of the helmets the Texans use this season.

Early reviews of the helmet don't look good for the Texans. But you be the judge!

Some posts about the helmet:

Some people like it:

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