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How the Astros can make the money work for Gerrit Cole

Many Houston fans are wondering what it would take for the Astros to bring Gerrit Cole back and sign him to a long-term contract.

Cole is represented by Scott Boras who is known for being one of the best agents when it comes to getting his clients paid.

ESPN 97.5's Charlie Pallilo and Raheel Ramzanali discuss what the Astros would have to do to come up with the money to pay Gerrit Cole and keep him in an Astros uniform.

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3 factors that impact the Astros' strategy on the trade market

Astros GM Jeff Luhnow has pulled off some big trades over the last couple of years. This offseason, sure the Astros traded Jake Marisnick, but fans shouldn't expect any huge moves being made. However, there might be some more realistic options out there for the Astros to pursue, especially if it involves moving Josh Reddick.

ESPN 97.5's Charlie Pallilo and Raheel Ramzanali share their thoughts on possible trade options and strategies for the Astros.

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