Jeff Luhnow

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Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right or things that that organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We’ve never done anything that’s been deemed to be incorrect. Last year, we were trying to prevent other teams from doing things. It was dumb and we shouldn’t have done it because it made us look guilty,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right or things that that organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We have good outfielders and it’s always good to have a fourth outfielder, fifth outfielder that can come in late in the game and pinch hit or ... can play multiple positions,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re talking about needing to replace those guys or keep them,” “That’s something we’re going to be thinking about as early as this year. It’s not necessarily something we have to address this offseason, but we’ll be looking at it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we saw in September was what we were hoping to see, which is a player that’s really motivated, really talented and it’s all starting to come together on the big league stage,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think the best players are going to play most of the time. He’ll compete,” “I think we saw in September that A.J. is going to give him at-bats if he’s responding, playing good defense, running hard and hitting the ball hard. He’s going to get playing time. Who it comes at the expense of depending on how the other guys are doing” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we can handle the surplus of outfielders,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “Everybody is trying to find an edge, but we all have to follow the rules,” External link

nytimes Friday, November 15, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

arkansasonline Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it’s a real deadline, maybe it works,” “If it’s not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it’s a dangerous game to play” External link

clickondetroit Thursday, November 14, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’ve always said ‘We can’t keep them all, but we’d like to,’” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Any time a player gets close to free agency and they’ve been a big part of our success and we want to keep them on, there’s typically some discussions about (an extension),” “Often times, those discussions are stimulated through the arbitration process because you’re already talking about contracts and money, but I would expect that that will happen in the case of our players as they get close to (free agency)” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

pattayamail Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

pattayamail Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Whenever you’re talking about a premium free agent that’s going to require a substantial investment of money and years, it doesn’t matter what team you are, you’ve got to figure out a way to make it work,” “You’re going to have to go beyond comfort zones in terms of payroll and opportunities for other players and so on and so forth. I would never rule anything out. I think there’s always a way” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it’s a real deadline, maybe it works,” “If it’s not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it’s a dangerous game to play” External link

eagletribune Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

fox13memphis Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

wftv Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

kiro7 Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

wsoctv Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

dcourier Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

dcourier Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We are in a zero-sum game at the end of the day. A win for us is a loss for someone else," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We haven’t done everything properly, but I do feel confident that in general, most of the time, we did things right and we try and follow the rules,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wsaw Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wsaw Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wkyt Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wkyt Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:04:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:04:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right, or things that the organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The reason we won the World Series in 2017 was Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman and Justin Verlander and a lot of great players,” “They do things the right way. We as an organization, that’s what we aspire to do as well” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I feel good about the organization,” “I feel good about how I conduct myself and the way I operate. That’s all I can really stand by at this point” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to find out as much as we can, whatever there is to find out, and we’ll make a determination after that how we handle it and how MLB handles it,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

wishtv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

wishtv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We take the allegation seriously and we're going to look into it. If you're not following the rules, it's a serious matter,” External link

foxnews Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We take the allegation seriously and we're going to look into it. If you're not following the rules, it's a serious matter,” External link

foxnews Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re looking for multiple players, whether it’s internally or externally, that can give us innings in a rotation,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’d prefer to have two because more options is better,” “But it’s going to come down to what we can actually get done and what our value proposition is. Teams see our roster, players see our roster and try and go where they’re going to slot in. Sometimes we give a guarantee they’re going to be in the rotation and other times they’re going to fight for it” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we give ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” “That’s always been our guiding principle with how we operate. That being said, there are certain players that can’t be acquired on a short-term deal” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we would be thrilled if he pitched a complete season and we’re going to have to maybe figure out a way to give him some breaks throughout the season,” “I don’t think 200 innings is realistic. Is somewhere between 100 and 150 realistic and will he be available to pitch in October if we need him to? I hope so. A lot of that will depend on how he’s feeling and how he’s responding” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s likely on the team in one capacity or another,” “Maybe some of that depends on how much success we have finding starters on the free agent market (or) minor league invites” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “I know in the last couple of weeks there’s been a lot of news surrounding the Houston Astros and it’s not been good news. I’m disappointed in that,” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with each other, and we’re all trying to get an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules, and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow it, and if you don’t, there’s obviously ramifications to that” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “I know in the last couple of weeks there’s been a lot of news surrounding the Houston Astros and it’s not been good news. I’m disappointed in that,” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with each other, and we’re all trying to get an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules, and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow it, and if you don’t, there’s obviously ramifications to that” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” External link

seattletimes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right, or things that the organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The reason we won the World Series in 2017 was Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman and Justin Verlander and a lot of great players,” “They do things the right way. We as an organization, that’s what we aspire to do as well” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I feel good about the organization,” “I feel good about how I conduct myself and the way I operate. That’s all I can really stand by at this point” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to find out as much as we can, whatever there is to find out, and we’ll make a determination after that how we handle it and how MLB handles it,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” External link

dcourier Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:43:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

clickondetroit Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

denverpost Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

denverpost Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s not unlimited spending potential for at least most teams. We’re one that has limits,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, November 11, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “How we allocate those resources is something that we spend a lot of time thinking about and how we commit resources for the future, as well,” “Because committing resources for 2025 right now comes with a lot of risk. We’re going to do all of that analysis. We’re going to be negotiating hard to try and figure out how we use the resources we have” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, November 11, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Obviously, you’ve got to have a lot of luck each year to get back to the playoffs, but this is still before the other guys we have coming,” External link

nytimes Monday, October 28, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There were scenarios where if we had more confidence in other pitchers that we would have rested him,” External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, October 27, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I have not — I’ve been traveling up here,” External link

fox35orlando Friday, October 25, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I have not — I’ve been traveling up here,” External link

foxnews Friday, October 25, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is not a cultural issue,” “We have a lot of really good people in our front office, in our coaching staff and our team. And that’s really much more representative of who we are than comments of an individual who, quite frankly, this is out of character for that individual as well” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “These comments that he made were out of character,” “He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is ... one reason why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “it wasn’t an investigation. So I’m not going to call it an investigation. It was just the information that we had quickly” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When a story comes out that’s negative, you have two choices: You either respond immediately if you think it’s potentially not true, or you wait and figure out what the facts are and then respond,” “And we made the wrong decision, we responded quickly thinking that it was not true. And it turned out that that was an incorrect way to go about it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “And there’s a lot of people that saw it before it went out,” “But regardless of who wrote it and who approved it, it was wrong, it was incorrect. It should never have been sent out. We’ve learned a lesson about it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We decided once the interviews were concluded yesterday that we were going to take action unilaterally ahead of Major League Baseball making any recommendations, and that’s what we did,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t know the answer to that,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” “We may never know that, because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

nytimes Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 3:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” “We may never know that because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

nytimes Friday, October 25, 2019 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “Experience playing the game, experience in the trenches, coaching in an organization with a good manager,” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 4:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Brandon has apologized from inappropriate behavior and I think, from my perspective, clearly something happened that he regrets,” “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made. We may never know that because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, October 23, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We want anybody who interacts with our organization to feel comfortable and to feel respected,” “Clearly that was not the case in the celebration after the Yankees victory. We can do better and we will do better . I do apologize. This situation should have never happened” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, October 23, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think he’s going to push us to get better, he’s going to push us to get better quickly, and he’s going to shorten the time that it takes for us to get to where we want to be as an organization, which is where the Houston Astros are competing year in and year out for division titles and championships,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, October 23, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:01:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships," "The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I'll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it's not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we're going to go for the more after that" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

seattletimes Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I knew there would be some consequences of making the move, but I didn’t want to not make the move just because of that,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, October 22, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow dijo : “Ha estado con nosotros desde el comienzo. Ha tenido momentos grandiosos” External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 22, 2019 2:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The pitching is so darn good,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 21, 2019 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been here since the beginning. He’s had a lot of big moments,” External link

denverpost Monday, October 21, 2019 1:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal was to win multiple championships,” External link

denverpost Monday, October 21, 2019 1:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been here since the beginning. He’s had a lot of big moments,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, October 20, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal was to win multiple championships,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, October 20, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m assuming the investigation was short, because there’s nothing to it,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If anybody’s accusing us of doing something during Game 1 when we couldn’t get a hit obviously what we were doing didn’t work very well,” “It’s kind of ludicrous. At this time of year, accusations fly without any name behind it. They’re more rumors. They’re not even facts. There’s nothing going on. I’m very confident that there’s nothing going on that’s against the rules that our team is doing” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve never done anything that’s been deemed to be incorrect. Last year, we were trying to prevent other teams from doing things. It was dumb and we shouldn’t have done it because it made us look guilty,” “We haven’t done anything wrong. If people want to make their own conclusions based on what little evidence there is out there really just rumors, speculations and accusations without any names behind it that’s their prerogative. I’m not concerned because I know how we behave and how we act. We’re not doing anything wrong” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s one of the best pitching performances in the postseason that I’ve ever seen,” “and I think anybody has ever seen” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about George Springer ) : “I was a little worried we may go into an extended slump there,” “But when George got that hit and we followed, kept the line moving, I felty good that the guys were focused and we were going to get to him” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 7:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s one of the best pitching performances in the postseason that I’ve ever seen,” “and I think anybody has ever seen” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 7:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The talent was always there, and he’s in an environment with other players around him of his caliber, and I think that maybe has something to do with it,” External link

nytimes Monday, October 7, 2019 2:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We knew that, on any one given swing, someone could change the outcome of the game,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It makes us dangerous because we are going to wear starting pitchers out, we’re going to get into the bullpen, and we’re going to drive up pitch counts and make it hard for teams to have fresh arms,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He doesn’t get too rattled in important situations,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If I compare the last five teams that we’ve had, to me this team feels like the most built to win,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:35:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "This (announcement) is a reflection of some people having stepped up and delivered (who are) ready for broader challenges," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We want our executives to be able to go deep but also go broad," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve definitely exceeded even my high expectations,” “I knew the team was going to be good again and compete for the division. But to end up breaking the franchise record for wins in a year where many of our core players, at least offensively, spent a decent amount of time on the injured list, I wouldn’t have expected us to end up at this level” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “You don’t expect to bring up a young rookie and he’s gonna put up those kinds of numbers and be in the middle of your lineup every night,” “That was obviously a huge relief, because we did miss bats throughout the year” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “We acquired Greinke because he has a Hall of Fame resume so far, but primarily to compete in the most important games of the year,” “He’s very much a guy that we’re excited about giving the ball to in a playoff game, multiple playoff games” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In the regular season, you also can rely on seeing some of the weaker bullpen arms, that’s not going to happen in the postseason,” “There are no breaks in the postseason, so you’re going to see a team’s best guys a lot. That changes the dynamic” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "we're not worried about his usage right now," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 10:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s done an unbelievable job,” “If he’s the right guy to make our roster, he’ll make it, and hopefully get some big outs for us in the postseason” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we have a better club than last year,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 6:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There are a lot of teams that expect to go to the postseason every year, but not all of them make it,” “This is probably my favorite day of the year because it means we’ve accomplished the first major step” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 6:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's a common surgery. It's not really that major of a deal, a lot of athletes have it across multiple sports," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Ryan Pressly ) : "Worst case scenario, he's not available for the division series," "But I think he will be. And I think we need him because whoever we face is going to be a strong opponent. And, late in games, Pressly knows how to get those guys out" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Ryan Pressly ) : "The chances of us getting someone on waivers that replaces Ryan Pressly are really remote," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you’re losing an All-Star caliber reliever who you’ve been relying on late in close games, it’s a blow,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I do think it’s a relatively small issue but it does have to be addressed,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The teams that should be making the biggest moves at the deadline are the ones that actually have the greatest chance of winning the World Series, rather than those teams that are on the bubble to even make it to the playoffs,” External link

nytimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “From everything I’ve heard, he’s a great consumer of information, and his appetite for it is very high,” “So if there’s something in there, he’ll find it and unlock it. But we didn’t trade for him with the expectation that we’re going to make him better. He’s pretty darned good as he is” External link

nytimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The teams that should be making the biggest moves at the deadline are the ones that actually have the greatest chance of winning the World Series, rather than those teams that are on the bubble to even make it to the playoffs,” External link

nytimes Friday, August 16, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “From everything I’ve heard, he’s a great consumer of information, and his appetite for it is very high,” “So if there’s something in there, he’ll find it and unlock it. But we didn’t trade for him with the expectation that we’re going to make him better. He’s pretty darned good as he is” External link

nytimes Friday, August 16, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We estimated on the day of the deadline our probability of making the playoffs around 25 percent,” “And that wasn’t enough for us” External link

nytimes Monday, August 12, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He would have to prove to us in August that he could help us, which is a high bar (because) he’s not currently on the (40-man) roster,” External link

beaumontenterprise Monday, August 12, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He would have to prove to us in August that he could help us, which is a high bar (because) he’s not currently on the (40-man) roster,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we're OK with it," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We'd like that to be options for next year," "It would be helpful if both of those guys were playable at first base, it gives A.J. (Hinch) some more options and gives us several more options in trying to form the team next year" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm impressed by how he has just continued to go out there, compete and played well. He hasn't had his agent call me, ask 'When am I getting called up?," "He knows our situation. He knows this team is playing well and we have a full outfield. He also knows September is right around the corner" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal is to win another World Series,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 9, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He broke our team rules and is being disciplined because of it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 4, 2019 9:36:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We have more certainty in our revenues now than we did a year ago or two years ago," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, August 3, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “I think it’s a reflection to Jim Crane’s commitment to winning,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:03:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "His last outing was dominant, and if he does that, it's going to be hard to keep him out of the rotation," "But as we all know, in the postseason it's just a matter of who takes the innings. It doesn't matter if you start the first inning or come in the fourth inning. We need good guys that are going to get outs against good teams" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we like the Blue Jays' players," "There's no rhyme or reason why we've traded with them more than anyone else, but we have a really good rapport with the front office there. They've accumulated a lot of good players there" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “I can’t believe we just added Zack Greinke to this rotation and this team,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “Every year going forward there’s going to be multiple good players reaching free agency so you just don’t know when you’re going to assemble a group this talented again,” “So you have to take advantage of that and that’s something Jim believes in and so do I. It’s a balancing act … but we are definitely going for it this year” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t know him personally but I think he’s not a guy that seeks the limelight and that actually works well for us here in Houston,” “Slotting in with Verlander and Cole he’s not going to have to be a guy that’s in front of the camera the whole time” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This guy is going to pitch important innings for us in the postseason,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We were working on other things,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “Zack Greinke was at the very top of our list in terms of players who we thought could impact our chances to win the World Series this year,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “I have to commend (owner) Jim Crane for stepping out and be willing to take on a salary,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “At the end of the day, that was the deal they insisted on, and that was the only deal that was going to get done, and we conceded at the last moment,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We ended up stretching a little further than we thought we would,” “But at the end of the day, I think it was the right move for us” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We have multiple stars and multiple players that, on any given year, could be an MVP. It kind of felt like that," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, July 27, 2019 11:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We can win a seven-game series against any playoff team right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When we think about our bullpen, we think about the best relievers we don’t care if they’re left or righthanded and being a good reliever in this league means you have to get both sides out,” “We’re not really looking for a lefty specialist or a reliever just (because) he’s a lefty” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s a lot of conversations happening,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We can win a seven-game series against any playoff team right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When we think about our bullpen, we think about the best relievers we don’t care if they’re left or righthanded and being a good reliever in this league means you have to get both sides out,” “We’re not really looking for a lefty specialist or a reliever just (because) he’s a lefty” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s a lot of conversations happening,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think he's going to have those times when he comes out and doesn't feel 100 percent and the (velocity) is not there," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 23, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It would have to be someone that would be worth conceding that part of it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, July 21, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-english Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

afp-english Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-en Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

afp-en Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jonathan Lucroy ) : "He had no intention of running over Jason Lucroy, it was an accident, and unfortunately he was injured," "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-en Wednesday, July 17, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jonathan Lucroy ) : "He had no intention of running over Jason Lucroy, it was an accident, and unfortunately he was injured," "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated" External link

afp-en Wednesday, July 17, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We have to win the division,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In terms of potentially stabilizing the back end of our rotation, yeah, that’s something we’re looking to do immediately,” “We’ve already talked to a couple teams about people who may be available. We obviously have our internal options. So that’s more of a short-term need” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In terms of addressing the team for the rest of the season and into the postseason, that’s something we don’t feel any rush to get done,” “We have until (July) 31st if we want to make a move. It’s still not clear who’s in, who’s out, who’s available and who’s not. We’re going to monitor it. We’re having conversations, but we don’t feel the need to rush” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s just such a valuable piece right now in terms of both being able to provide multiple innings as well as getting big outs in the middle of a lineup toward the end of the game,” “It’s something we’ve talked about, but I think his value to us right now is in the role he’s in” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It takes a piece away that we were counting on for the rest of this year and certainly for next year," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 5, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "But it could make getting a pitcher with an extra year of control more appealing," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 5, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It takes a piece away that we were counting on for the rest of this year and certainly for next year,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, July 5, 2019 9:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s hard to hand someone their major league debut at Coors Field,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is how it works when you have four or five young prospects, all of whom have major league upside,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow explained : “We invited him to big league spring training with the idea he’d get the taste of it and get some exposure with our big league staff to be someone we’d consider maybe next year or for a September call-up,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s hard to hand someone their major league debut at Coors Field,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is how it works when you have four or five young prospects, all of whom have major league upside,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow explained : “We invited him to big league spring training with the idea he’d get the taste of it and get some exposure with our big league staff to be someone we’d consider maybe next year or for a September call-up,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The extra inning games have really taxed our pen so we are going back to 13 pitchers in anticipation of this upcoming stretch of games," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 11:32:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He was in limbo, working on paperwork. When we talked to the Dodgers about him, he had not yet played his first professional game,” “In fact, he had not yet been paid his bonus. So we made sure as part of the agreement that they were going to pay him the bonus they owed him. I think it turned out that we paid him and got reimbursed” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It was pretty impressive how quickly (Alvarez) opened eyes in our organization,” “Obviously, our scouts Charlie Gonzalez, Oz Ocampo and others that had seen him were enamored by him and really believed in him, which is why we almost signed him at the time. But it really wasn’t until he got to spring training the next year and then A ball that we realized that now that he’s playing with kids his own age and actually kids older than him, he’s better than most players on the field, and that has continued all the way through” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He was in limbo, working on paperwork. When we talked to the Dodgers about him, he had not yet played his first professional game,” “In fact, he had not yet been paid his bonus. So we made sure as part of the agreement that they were going to pay him the bonus they owed him. I think it turned out that we paid him and got reimbursed” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It was pretty impressive how quickly (Alvarez) opened eyes in our organization,” “Obviously, our scouts Charlie Gonzalez, Oz Ocampo and others that had seen him were enamored by him and really believed in him, which is why we almost signed him at the time. But it really wasn’t until he got to spring training the next year and then A ball that we realized that now that he’s playing with kids his own age and actually kids older than him, he’s better than most players on the field, and that has continued all the way through” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Part of our job through the first 10 rounds is managing our pool of resources and getting as much talent as possible,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 4:08:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Left field is what I would like to see the most progress in because that's going to be the one that gives A.J. the most options when he gets up here and he's working hard," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's working out in the gym, doing a lot of stuff with our training staff," "He looks good. He feels good. We're going to give him a little more time before he starts throwing again. Once he does, we'll come up with a plan" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added : "Urquidy has just gotten to AAA, but he has definitely made the case to be on the short list," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Urquidy is becoming a name that we're increasingly talking about," "Between the stuff, the command, his effectiveness. He's a guy that we're starting to talk about that if we need a starter this summer, he might be a guy to look at" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, May 31, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Players do a lot of things outside the field that we're aware of or not aware of," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 5:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We are going to be without several of our core players, six or seven players right now that are not able to play," "That's frustrating going into the month of June. We've had a great start to the season, but it's going to challenge our depth. It's going to challenge our ability to be creative" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to have to keep playing well, and I think we can do it and I think we can do it with the talent that we have," "We're going to have to explore all options" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Players do a lot of things outside the field that we're aware of or not aware of," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 2:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The good news is the stuff still seems to be the same," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There's no pain necessarily, just he's mentioned a couple times some discomfort,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, May 29, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, May 29, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re running out there (Tuesday) what looks more like a spring-training lineup than a regular-season lineup, because we’ve got a lot of our players up here from Triple-A,” “But they’re good players and they give us a chance to win. And it’s the reason why we build the depth both on the 25-man (roster), as well as off the 25-man” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've got three regulars out there in the outfield," "Whoever we're bringing up is probably going to be a substitute and play occasionally, but really more of a fourth or fifth outfielder in the mix with (Tony) Kemp. And that's the playing time that's really out there" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Left field is what I would like to see the most progress in because that's going to be the one that gives A.J. the most options when he gets up here and he's working hard," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "From our standpoint, our team is in first place, we have a very good offense, we have a very good defense and we have to make sure that keeps clicking," "But I do see (Álvarez) as being a part of this this year. There is no rush, but there is a methodical plan that we're going through to make sure that when he gets here we have him contribute and don't find out a month later that he wasn't ready or isn't able to play left field or isn't ready to hit at this level" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re hoping to get him in a game here before we leave,” “But certainly the goal is to have him activated and playing every day by the time we go on the road trip” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think this time off has been beneficial to him,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It could have been worse based on how he was feeling last night,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re probably looking at a couple weeks plus,” “But it depends. I’ve had plenty of these in the past that have lasted a month. We’re not going to put a timeframe on it, but we know he’s going to miss some time right now” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s obviously having a career year and has been our best player this year and we need him back,” “I think the rest will be good and we’ll get him back out there as soon as we can” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The good news is the stuff still seems to be the same," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Every pitcher has had some complaints," "We're looking at that as a possibility right now. Our trainers are discussing whether there's anything we need to do, give him a blow or if there's anything physically that he needs to address. It's something that we're looking at" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to do whatever we need to do to make sure he gets back on track because he's such a valuable part of our future," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Tucker Reed ) : "The same people who were clamoring for Kyle Tucker to come up because he was destroying AAA pitching are the same people now clamoring for Yordan Álvarez to come up," "I understand that, trust me, I love having prospects that fans ask when they're coming up. But there's no exact science about how many at-bats a player needs at various levels" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, May 24, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a pleasure to be in a country where I was born,” External link

ChinaPost Sunday, May 5, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's pretty clear he can hit right now in the big leagues," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 5, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The same people who were clamoring for Kyle Tucker to come up because he was destroying AAA pitching are the same people now clamoring for Yordan Álvarez to come up," "I understand that, trust me, I love having prospects that fans ask when they're coming up. But there's no exact science about how many at-bats a player needs at various levels" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 5, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “At the end of the day, we knew we were doing something that was going to generate a reaction,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What I meant and the way that was interpreted and what it really means are two different things, so that’s one I’d like to have back,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “people that we thought were helping us think about the messages,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think as an organization we learned a lot more about the topic by going through it,” “This is now on the list of top priorities. I wouldn’t say it’s a reaction; I think it’s an evolution of our awareness of the topic, our understanding of the topic, and some sense of how to give back in a meaningful way” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Everything you hear about (Michael), his reputation is as pristine as any player," "Not just pristine, but positive, in that he's going to come here and make a difference in other players' ability" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, April 7, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think our fans expect us to win every series," "And, actually, that's the expectation internally as well. Losing the first two series was not what we expected to start the year" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The expectations are high for a reason," "We have one championship under our belt and the expectation is that we need to get more. That's what we've said. We haven't run from it. We embrace it" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's always the best day of the season, as far as I'm concerned," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We just didn't feel he was going to be as good a center fielder as Jake (Marisnick) or as Myles (Straw) and some of the other guys we have," "He certainly has proven to be every bit the player" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't see him pitching in major league games this year, but he's going to be increasing the workload and by the end of the season he certainly would be capable of doing it," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we'll see him enough there over the coming weeks to really give it a real go as opposed to one day a week where, sure, he could stand there but we have no idea if he can actually play the position," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I've seen these things go really well and I've seen it where this is not their natural position," "He's such a good center fielder that we certainly don't want him to lose that in an attempt to become a better shortstop" External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you win a first championship after 56 years, you get hungry for another one. … We want to win again, and not just twice,” “We want to win more than twice” External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added ( about Justin Verlander ) : "I mention that because the Astros don't typically make people the higest paid of all-time, but this is a special circumstance for a special player," "I'm delighted to have Justin around for at least three more seasons" External link

click2houston Monday, March 25, 2019 9:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added ( about Justin Verlander ) : "I mention that because the Astros don't typically make people the higest paid of all-time, but this is a special circumstance for a special player," "I'm delighted to have Justin around for at least three more seasons" External link

click2houston Monday, March 25, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We gave up a lot of young, promising talent to acquire three postseason runs of Justin Verlander,” “We’ve reached and won the World Series and reached the American League Championship Series last year. With this commitment today, we stretch this to five consecutive postseason runs with Justin Verlander on our team” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 25, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I mention that because the Astros don’t typically make a player the highest-paid of all time,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 25, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

click2houston Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

click2houston Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

tri-cityherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

tri-cityherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

thenewstribune Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

thenewstribune Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

theolympian Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

theolympian Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

heraldonline Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

heraldonline Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

charlotteobserver Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

charlotteobserver Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

wftv Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

wftv Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

miamiherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

miamiherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

islandpacket Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

islandpacket Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : “For us to get two years of Alex’s free agency in his prime is real value to us,” “For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we’re going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he’ll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we’ll have this discussion again in about four or five years” External link

seattletimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history,” External link

seattletimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

bradenton Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

bradenton Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

sunherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

sunherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you win a first championship after 56 years, you get hungry for another one. … We want to win again, and not just twice,” “We want to win more than twice” External link

ChinaPost Friday, March 22, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's nice to have that flexibility and not be locked into having one guy that you have to play every day because he's the DH," "We certainly want to utilize that spot and maximize both the rest it provides for the position players as well as the output because we want to get some home runs out of that spot" External link

click2houston Thursday, March 21, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we're going to see the player that we all grew to love when he was the Rookie of the Year and made the plays that we’ve seen him make,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, March 21, 2019 5:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : “We usually know that we’re going to have some players underperform, and it’s typically due to injury. And we’re also looking at players overperform, and Bregman was an example of that last year,” “We did have several of our core players produce less than we anticipated, and a large part of that was due to the obvious injuries. We especially saw those in the postseason. But those guys are healthy now, and we really like our lineup” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, March 21, 2019 5:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s nice to have that flexibility and not be locked into having one guy that you have to play every day because he’s the DH,” “We certainly want to utilize that spot and maximize both the rest it provides for the position players as well as the output because we want to get some home runs out of that spot” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, March 21, 2019 1:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Without seeing that, I’m not sure we would have been as bold in the amount of prospects we gave up and the money we were able to contribute,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Obviously, we benefited from having the August 31 trade waiver deadline,” “I understand why we’re trying to have a unified trade deadline. It doesn’t make a whole lot of sense to fans if there’s one type of player that can be traded and another and another deadline. It’s going to force teams to make decisions before July 31 in a way they haven’t had to before” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s going to be similar to replay,” “There’s going to be a lot of agony and angst to it in anticipation of something that’s going to be very different. When we do it, we’re going to realize it’s going to be OK. The amount of times you’re going to take out a guy after one or two (batters faced) is probably a handful of times throughout the year. It’s going to speed up the game. That’s ultimately the goal” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Well we love it here for so many reasons," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, March 10, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've had interest in both of the players and they know it," External link

ibtimes Friday, March 8, 2019 7:43:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I knew something was up when teams kept trying to sneak his name in as a second player or sometimes as primary player,” “He’s getting some industry love, and that continues. Our guys really like him, think he has a chance to be a big leaguer” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 4, 2019 3:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He worked hard to get here, obviously learned a lot from a lot of people in baseball and outside of baseball," "He deserves this opportunity. He's going to be fine" External link

houstonchronicle Monday, February 18, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We think about, we discuss internally, potential extensions for all of our players. We don’t discuss it outside of the front office,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to have a lot of free agents next year,” “It’s part of the flexibility, along with players becoming free agents. We have more flexibility in terms of spots and payroll dollars as well. We have plenty of time to prepare on 2020. Right now, our focus is on 2019” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to have a lot more information by the end of the year, as far as how ready they are,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We always have to balance present with future,” “We want to win now, but we want to keep winning for the foreseeable future. That’s been our strategy, and we hope it works” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Arbitrators decide and you don’t get any feedback when they decide it’s just yes or no so you don’t really have anything you can learn from,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 8:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There was an agreement in principle in place and it didn't get over the finish line for whatever reason, out of our control. But, yeah, we had interest," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Certainly a player like that would have helped us," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That one didn't get reported for a long time and then someone mentioned it late this offseason," "I think fans would be surprised at the types of players at times we've gone after and how close we've come on some of 'em" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It is an indication that every year during the summer we're going to do -- we're going to look at all alternatives to helping our club, especially if we're in a position where we think we're looking good for the playoffs and we know who our opposition might be," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’d probably match on 24 of the 25 names,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “With those guys it’s particularly challenging because you have to discuss it every day and you don’t want to read too much into a spring training performance,” “We know what these guys are capable of doing, but it is going to be a topic of conversation between A.J. and I probably on a daily basis” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s mentally, I think, learned a lot from last year,” “The kid is so talented and he’s going to be an everyday major leaguer on a contending team and that’s going to be us. But I think he learned from his relatively brief time up here that this is a really hard league” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

click2houston Friday, February 8, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

kiro7 Friday, February 8, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

wftv Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:52:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

wsoctv Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

good4utah Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:43:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:33:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : “We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We’ve got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young,” “I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We’re going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We’re going to have an offense that’s going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It’s a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 7, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We are built to win for the foreseeable future,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 4:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re starting from a pretty good spot where we have a lot of good options for our roster and a lot of good options who aren’t even going to make our team,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 2:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We talked about leaving stuff in the tank, whether it’s money or prospects, to make some deals during the season or even before the season if it presents itself,” “We’re not going to rest on our hands, but we certainly like the team we have and we think we have a pretty good chance of accomplishing our goals” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 2:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Justin Verlander ) : “We love Justin Verlander, and we traded for him for a reason, and he clearly has not declined at all. He continues to be one of the elite pitchers in the game,” “Of course we would have interest in keeping him around here as long as we possibly can” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “As much as we had several free agents this last offseason, we’re going to have even more next season and the season after that, so it’s something we’re going to constantly have to deal with,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Kudos to Milwaukee for working with him to do that,” “At this point, if he just does what he did with Milwaukee last year, we will be thrilled. He fits right in with our guys, he gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs and is able to get guys out. If he does that, with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, February 3, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re not looking to change him or fix him or anything like that, we’re just looking to utilize what he brings to the table,” “He’s got a chance to win 15-plus games in this rotation” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, February 3, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs, is able to get guys out,” “If he does that with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, February 2, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs, is able to get guys out,” “If he does that with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

seattletimes Friday, February 1, 2019 11:56:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve talked consistently about the fact that both of those players were so important to our success and we, of course, would love to have both of them back,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Because there are so many free agents still out there and because there are still a lot of teams talking trade, there is a decent likelihood that something will happen, but I can’t tell you what ... nor do we absolutely have to have it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “A healthy Correa, a healthy Bregman, a healthy Altuve, we win the division (in 2019). No question about it,” “If they stay close to 100 percent this season, watch out we’re going to be tough to beat” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I was thinking back to my first FanFest in 2012. We’ve come a long way,” “The energy out there, the fans just walking through the concourse, walking around, people are excited. I really give a lot of credit to our players for stepping up and coming out here. Because they don’t have to do it they do it because they want to do it” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Verlander and Cole both becoming free agents at some point we’re going to have to either try and sign them or deal with the consequences of them moving,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Joe Smith ) : "We still don't really know what we're going to do against lefties a lot of our guys can get lefties out but there's still some thoughts of 'Do we bring in a lefty, do we bring in someone to replace Joe Smith at least in the interim?,'" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Joe Smith ) : "We still don't really know what we're going to do against lefties a lot of our guys can get lefties out but there's still some thoughts of 'Do we bring in a lefty, do we bring in someone to replace Joe Smith at least in the interim?,'" External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, January 27, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a decision that he made together with us to take care of it now,” “I think he probably could have been fine playing with it this season, but if it became symptomatic this season, we’d be losing games and doing it now allows us to get him back before the season starts” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 11, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Given the way he works and the way he gets up to speed, I’m not really concerned that he’s going to miss any season time,” “He should have enough of a spring training to get ready” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 11, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a decision that he made together with us to take care of it now,” “I think he probably could have been fine playing with it this season, but if it became symptomatic this season, we’d be losing games and doing it now allows us to get him back before the season starts” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 11, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Given the way he works and the way he gets up to speed, I’m not really concerned that he’s going to miss any season time,” “He should have enough of a spring training to get ready” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 11, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We continue to talk to teams about different types of deals and that's going to go on," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We think we got three guys back that are going to help us down the road for a player that probably has more value to the Mets right now than he does to us," "Obviously that could change with some injuries and so forth, but we thought it was a risk worth taking. We're really pleased with our return" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've got some catchers we like in the minor leagues ... but we need more guys," "Manea is a guy that we think can move pretty quickly and has a chance to be a big league catcher. That was a big part of it for us" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to continue to look to add to it but we don't feel like we have to do anything at this point," "We've talked about bringing in another option at starting pitcher, we continue to look into that possibility, but we're not going to do it just to check a box. We'll do it if it's the right feel for us" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

fox13memphis Thursday, December 20, 2018 1:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

wsoctv Thursday, December 20, 2018 4:36:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Michael Brantley ) : “We like everything about Michael’s game, we’ve been watching it for years,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 20, 2018 2:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

seattlepi Thursday, December 20, 2018 1:54:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I hope he's going to be a really good impact player, and hopefully it will be this year," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 9:02:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think a lot of things we’re hearing him say are (headed) in the right direction,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:52:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If you end up with an extra outfielder and they’re all playing well that’s actually a good position to be in,” “There is a market for outfielders, so I’d rather just make sure we have enough high-quality bats and then figure out if we have an excess, how to deal with it” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:52:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think a lot of things we're hearing him say are in the right direction," External link

beaumontenterprise Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:01:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think a lot of things we're hearing him say are in the right direction," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Where we can, if we can make a meaningful improvement, we're going to pursue it," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "What's more important is not we learned about Kyle Tucker, it's what he learned about what it takes to be successful in the big leagues," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "If you end up with an extra outfielder and they're all playing well that's actually a good position to be in," "There is a market for outfielders, so I'd rather just make sure we have enough high-quality bats and then figure out if we have an excess, how to deal with it" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I personally still see him as a starter not everyone in our organization is on the same page as far as where we're going to start him and what role he's going to be in,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:00:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I personally still see him as a starter not everyone in our organization is on the same page as far as where we're going to start him and what role he's going to be in,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Luis Valbuena ) : “Luis was always smiling and was one of the happiest players in baseball,” “He provided joy to his teammates and our fans. He helped our franchise turn a corner in 2015 and provided many cherished memories. We will forever remember him” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, December 8, 2018 1:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

nzherald Sunday, October 29, 2017 4:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 8:49:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 29, 2017 7:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

japantimes Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

kansascity Sunday, October 29, 2017 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 2:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

680news Sunday, October 29, 2017 1:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

CBC Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:54:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

tampabay Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

sltrib Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

startribune Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:52:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

foxnews Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : "We want to shake the system, shock the system, to change that mentality," External link

azcentral Saturday, October 28, 2017 9:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "A lot of those players maybe weren't well known at that point, but they became well known," External link

azcentral Saturday, October 28, 2017 9:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : "We want to shake the system, shock the system, to change that mentality," External link

kansascity Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "A lot of those players maybe weren't well known at that point, but they became well known," External link

kansascity Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Spring Training ) : "This has been such an extraordinary effort getting this complex built in the time that it was built," "The facility is fantastic. This is player-centric facility, fan-centric facility. It's really going to allow us to do our work and to let our players do their stuff and our fans to experience Spring Training the way it's supposed to be" External link

irishsun Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:16:00 AM EAT



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general manager36.22%EN10/29/201729/10/2017
general de los astros1.57%ES10/28/201728/10/2017
colleague0.79%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
Names Lang Count
Jeff LuhnowEN97.96%
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Nolan Ryan said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “It had to do with creating an incredible ballpark experience and being priced appropriately and then conveying what our plan was to the fans,” “It’s great that (general manager) Jeff (Luhnow) was able to deliver on that plan and we were able to get him the money he needed to be able to put that kind of product on the field. I’m proud of that” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 21, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Nolan Ryan said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “It had to do with creating an incredible ballpark experience and being priced appropriately and then conveying what our plan was to the fans,” “It’s great that (general manager) Jeff (Luhnow) was able to deliver on that plan and we were able to get him the money he needed to be able to put that kind of product on the field. I’m proud of that” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:41:00 AM EAT

Jim Crane said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “Here’s what I’m going to tell you. We made our statement. We got it wrong from the start,” “Jeff (Luhnow) has reached out to the reporters to apologize. We made our statement. Other than that, we’re not going to revisit it at this point, we’re going to play baseball. That’s all I got to say” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, October 26, 2019 4:02:00 AM EAT

Gerrit Cole said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “We are in a position to afford an impact player,” “Whether that be a starter, reliever or a position player I’ll leave the technical stuff up to Jeff and those guys and how they want to do it. But I anticipate them making a strong move” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, July 11, 2019 4:48:00 AM EAT

Jim Crane said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “Jeff handles all that, but I’ve been aware that we’re interested in possibly one or both of those guys if we can work it,” “It really depends on those guys. We’re always open-minded, if the deal is good for the team” External link

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Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right or things that that organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We’ve never done anything that’s been deemed to be incorrect. Last year, we were trying to prevent other teams from doing things. It was dumb and we shouldn’t have done it because it made us look guilty,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 5:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right or things that that organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, November 19, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We have good outfielders and it’s always good to have a fourth outfielder, fifth outfielder that can come in late in the game and pinch hit or ... can play multiple positions,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re talking about needing to replace those guys or keep them,” “That’s something we’re going to be thinking about as early as this year. It’s not necessarily something we have to address this offseason, but we’ll be looking at it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we saw in September was what we were hoping to see, which is a player that’s really motivated, really talented and it’s all starting to come together on the big league stage,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think the best players are going to play most of the time. He’ll compete,” “I think we saw in September that A.J. is going to give him at-bats if he’s responding, playing good defense, running hard and hitting the ball hard. He’s going to get playing time. Who it comes at the expense of depending on how the other guys are doing” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we can handle the surplus of outfielders,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, November 15, 2019 11:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “Everybody is trying to find an edge, but we all have to follow the rules,” External link

nytimes Friday, November 15, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

arkansasonline Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it’s a real deadline, maybe it works,” “If it’s not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it’s a dangerous game to play” External link

clickondetroit Thursday, November 14, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’ve always said ‘We can’t keep them all, but we’d like to,’” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Any time a player gets close to free agency and they’ve been a big part of our success and we want to keep them on, there’s typically some discussions about (an extension),” “Often times, those discussions are stimulated through the arbitration process because you’re already talking about contracts and money, but I would expect that that will happen in the case of our players as they get close to (free agency)” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:59:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

pattayamail Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

pattayamail Thursday, November 14, 2019 6:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Whenever you’re talking about a premium free agent that’s going to require a substantial investment of money and years, it doesn’t matter what team you are, you’ve got to figure out a way to make it work,” “You’re going to have to go beyond comfort zones in terms of payroll and opportunities for other players and so on and so forth. I would never rule anything out. I think there’s always a way” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 5:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it’s a real deadline, maybe it works,” “If it’s not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it’s a dangerous game to play” External link

eagletribune Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

fox13memphis Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

wftv Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

kiro7 Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm sure clubs have tried that, putting an actual deadline. If it's a real deadline, maybe it works," "If it's not a real deadline and you go past it, you lose some credibility. So it's a dangerous game to play" External link

wsoctv Thursday, November 14, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

dcourier Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

dcourier Thursday, November 14, 2019 2:57:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We are in a zero-sum game at the end of the day. A win for us is a loss for someone else," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We haven’t done everything properly, but I do feel confident that in general, most of the time, we did things right and we try and follow the rules,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 14, 2019 12:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wsaw Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wsaw Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wkyt Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wkyt Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:04:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

CBC Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:04:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right, or things that the organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The reason we won the World Series in 2017 was Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman and Justin Verlander and a lot of great players,” “They do things the right way. We as an organization, that’s what we aspire to do as well” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I feel good about the organization,” “I feel good about how I conduct myself and the way I operate. That’s all I can really stand by at this point” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to find out as much as we can, whatever there is to find out, and we’ll make a determination after that how we handle it and how MLB handles it,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

wishtv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

wishtv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:44:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We take the allegation seriously and we're going to look into it. If you're not following the rules, it's a serious matter,” External link

foxnews Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “We take the allegation seriously and we're going to look into it. If you're not following the rules, it's a serious matter,” External link

foxnews Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 2:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, November 13, 2019 11:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re looking for multiple players, whether it’s internally or externally, that can give us innings in a rotation,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’d prefer to have two because more options is better,” “But it’s going to come down to what we can actually get done and what our value proposition is. Teams see our roster, players see our roster and try and go where they’re going to slot in. Sometimes we give a guarantee they’re going to be in the rotation and other times they’re going to fight for it” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we give ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” “That’s always been our guiding principle with how we operate. That being said, there are certain players that can’t be acquired on a short-term deal” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we would be thrilled if he pitched a complete season and we’re going to have to maybe figure out a way to give him some breaks throughout the season,” “I don’t think 200 innings is realistic. Is somewhere between 100 and 150 realistic and will he be available to pitch in October if we need him to? I hope so. A lot of that will depend on how he’s feeling and how he’s responding” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s likely on the team in one capacity or another,” “Maybe some of that depends on how much success we have finding starters on the free agent market (or) minor league invites” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 6:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “I know in the last couple of weeks there’s been a lot of news surrounding the Houston Astros and it’s not been good news. I’m disappointed in that,” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with each other, and we’re all trying to get an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules, and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow it, and if you don’t, there’s obviously ramifications to that” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “I know in the last couple of weeks there’s been a lot of news surrounding the Houston Astros and it’s not been good news. I’m disappointed in that,” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with each other, and we’re all trying to get an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules, and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow it, and if you don’t, there’s obviously ramifications to that” External link

forbes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” External link

seattletimes Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think that when an organization has success, there’s going to naturally be critics trying to figure out things that might not be right, or things that the organization may have not done properly,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The reason we won the World Series in 2017 was Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman and Justin Verlander and a lot of great players,” “They do things the right way. We as an organization, that’s what we aspire to do as well” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I feel good about the organization,” “I feel good about how I conduct myself and the way I operate. That’s all I can really stand by at this point” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to find out as much as we can, whatever there is to find out, and we’ll make a determination after that how we handle it and how MLB handles it,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

usaToday Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:00:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we’re going to be as an organization,” External link

dcourier Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:43:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

clickondetroit Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Teams are competing with one another and everybody’s trying to find an edge,” “But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don’t there’s ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That’s what every other club does, as well” External link

denverpost Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t think they’re tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks,” “It’s disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we’ll address it” External link

denverpost Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "In general, the more flexibility we leave ourselves in the future, the better off we're going to be as an organization," External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wsoctv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

wftv Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

fox13memphis Wednesday, November 13, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

kiro7 Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Teams are competing with one another and everybody's trying to find an edge," "But we all have to follow the rules and the rules are set by Major League Baseball. We all agree to follow them and if you don't there's ramifications to that. We want to follow the rules and we want to compete and win. That's what every other club does, as well" External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't think they're tied together, but they obviously have come one after another it seems like the last few weeks," "It's disappointing. If there is an issue that we need to address, we'll address it" External link

actionnewsjax Wednesday, November 13, 2019 3:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s not unlimited spending potential for at least most teams. We’re one that has limits,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, November 11, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “How we allocate those resources is something that we spend a lot of time thinking about and how we commit resources for the future, as well,” “Because committing resources for 2025 right now comes with a lot of risk. We’re going to do all of that analysis. We’re going to be negotiating hard to try and figure out how we use the resources we have” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, November 11, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Obviously, you’ve got to have a lot of luck each year to get back to the playoffs, but this is still before the other guys we have coming,” External link

nytimes Monday, October 28, 2019 12:03:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There were scenarios where if we had more confidence in other pitchers that we would have rested him,” External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, October 27, 2019 7:47:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I have not — I’ve been traveling up here,” External link

fox35orlando Friday, October 25, 2019 10:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I have not — I’ve been traveling up here,” External link

foxnews Friday, October 25, 2019 7:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wsoctv Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 5:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 5:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 5:09:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

wkbw Friday, October 25, 2019 2:38:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

abcactionnews Friday, October 25, 2019 2:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

newschannel5 Friday, October 25, 2019 2:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

kxxv Friday, October 25, 2019 1:53:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

kiro7 Friday, October 25, 2019 12:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

actionnewsjax Friday, October 25, 2019 12:13:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 12:07:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

fox13memphis Friday, October 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 7:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

brownsvilleherald Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is not a cultural issue,” “We have a lot of really good people in our front office, in our coaching staff and our team. And that’s really much more representative of who we are than comments of an individual who, quite frankly, this is out of character for that individual as well” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “These comments that he made were out of character,” “He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is ... one reason why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “it wasn’t an investigation. So I’m not going to call it an investigation. It was just the information that we had quickly” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When a story comes out that’s negative, you have two choices: You either respond immediately if you think it’s potentially not true, or you wait and figure out what the facts are and then respond,” “And we made the wrong decision, we responded quickly thinking that it was not true. And it turned out that that was an incorrect way to go about it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “And there’s a lot of people that saw it before it went out,” “But regardless of who wrote it and who approved it, it was wrong, it was incorrect. It should never have been sent out. We’ve learned a lesson about it” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We decided once the interviews were concluded yesterday that we were going to take action unilaterally ahead of Major League Baseball making any recommendations, and that’s what we did,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t know the answer to that,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 25, 2019 6:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, October 25, 2019 5:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

680news Friday, October 25, 2019 5:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

TorontoStar Friday, October 25, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation and that's our fault for not doing the investigation was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that's our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

eagletribune Friday, October 25, 2019 3:48:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization,” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he’s moved up quickly in the organization,” “He’s smart. He’s hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn’t had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s nothing about that first statement that was correct or that’s defensible,” “The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation — and that’s our fault for not doing the investigation — was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night” External link

wishtv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” “We may never know that, because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

nytimes Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's been a valuable employee. We hired him over five years ago, he's moved up quickly in the organization," "He's smart. He's hard working. And these comments that he made were out of character. He hasn't had this type of incident before. This is not a repeating pattern of anything, which is why it was so easy for us to believe that it was more innocent than it turned out to be" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There's nothing about that first statement that was correct or that's defensible," "The original impression that we had, without doing an investigation - and that's our fault for not doing the investigation - was that it was two colleagues talking who were overheard and the comments were not directed at anybody in particular, not meant to be mean-spirited in any way or offensive in any way, just supportive of the player who had had a bad night" External link

wftv Friday, October 25, 2019 3:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That original reaction by the Astros was wrong, and we own it as an organization," External link

seattlepi Friday, October 25, 2019 3:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” “We may never know that because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

nytimes Friday, October 25, 2019 12:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : “Experience playing the game, experience in the trenches, coaching in an organization with a good manager,” External link

chicagotribune Thursday, October 24, 2019 9:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 7:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 6:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 5:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 4:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made,” External link

nytimes Thursday, October 24, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Brandon has apologized from inappropriate behavior and I think, from my perspective, clearly something happened that he regrets,” “What we really don’t know is the intent behind the inappropriate comments he made. We may never know that because the person who said them and the people who heard them, at least up to this point, have different perspectives” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, October 23, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We want anybody who interacts with our organization to feel comfortable and to feel respected,” “Clearly that was not the case in the celebration after the Yankees victory. We can do better and we will do better . I do apologize. This situation should have never happened” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, October 23, 2019 9:26:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think he’s going to push us to get better, he’s going to push us to get better quickly, and he’s going to shorten the time that it takes for us to get to where we want to be as an organization, which is where the Houston Astros are competing year in and year out for division titles and championships,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, October 23, 2019 4:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, October 23, 2019 1:01:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships," "The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I'll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it's not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we're going to go for the more after that" External link

eagletribune Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:16:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Now we have two pennants under our belt, but what we really want is two-plus championships,” “The goal was always to put ourselves in a position to win multiple championships. And I’ll tell you what, even if we accomplish it this year which I hope we do, it’s not going to change our goal. Multiple means two or more so we’re going to go for the more after that” External link

seattletimes Wednesday, October 23, 2019 12:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I knew there would be some consequences of making the move, but I didn’t want to not make the move just because of that,” External link

nytimes Tuesday, October 22, 2019 5:56:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow dijo : “Ha estado con nosotros desde el comienzo. Ha tenido momentos grandiosos” External link

wsoctv Tuesday, October 22, 2019 2:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The pitching is so darn good,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, October 21, 2019 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been here since the beginning. He’s had a lot of big moments,” External link

denverpost Monday, October 21, 2019 1:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal was to win multiple championships,” External link

denverpost Monday, October 21, 2019 1:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s been here since the beginning. He’s had a lot of big moments,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, October 20, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal was to win multiple championships,” External link

WashingtonPost Sunday, October 20, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I’m assuming the investigation was short, because there’s nothing to it,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If anybody’s accusing us of doing something during Game 1 when we couldn’t get a hit obviously what we were doing didn’t work very well,” “It’s kind of ludicrous. At this time of year, accusations fly without any name behind it. They’re more rumors. They’re not even facts. There’s nothing going on. I’m very confident that there’s nothing going on that’s against the rules that our team is doing” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve never done anything that’s been deemed to be incorrect. Last year, we were trying to prevent other teams from doing things. It was dumb and we shouldn’t have done it because it made us look guilty,” “We haven’t done anything wrong. If people want to make their own conclusions based on what little evidence there is out there really just rumors, speculations and accusations without any names behind it that’s their prerogative. I’m not concerned because I know how we behave and how we act. We’re not doing anything wrong” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 18, 2019 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s one of the best pitching performances in the postseason that I’ve ever seen,” “and I think anybody has ever seen” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 4:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about George Springer ) : “I was a little worried we may go into an extended slump there,” “But when George got that hit and we followed, kept the line moving, I felty good that the guys were focused and we were going to get to him” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 7:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s one of the best pitching performances in the postseason that I’ve ever seen,” “and I think anybody has ever seen” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 11, 2019 7:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The talent was always there, and he’s in an environment with other players around him of his caliber, and I think that maybe has something to do with it,” External link

nytimes Monday, October 7, 2019 2:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We knew that, on any one given swing, someone could change the outcome of the game,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It makes us dangerous because we are going to wear starting pitchers out, we’re going to get into the bullpen, and we’re going to drive up pitch counts and make it hard for teams to have fresh arms,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He doesn’t get too rattled in important situations,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, October 4, 2019 3:02:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If I compare the last five teams that we’ve had, to me this team feels like the most built to win,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, October 3, 2019 3:35:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "This (announcement) is a reflection of some people having stepped up and delivered (who are) ready for broader challenges," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We want our executives to be able to go deep but also go broad," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, October 1, 2019 4:51:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve definitely exceeded even my high expectations,” “I knew the team was going to be good again and compete for the division. But to end up breaking the franchise record for wins in a year where many of our core players, at least offensively, spent a decent amount of time on the injured list, I wouldn’t have expected us to end up at this level” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “You don’t expect to bring up a young rookie and he’s gonna put up those kinds of numbers and be in the middle of your lineup every night,” “That was obviously a huge relief, because we did miss bats throughout the year” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “We acquired Greinke because he has a Hall of Fame resume so far, but primarily to compete in the most important games of the year,” “He’s very much a guy that we’re excited about giving the ball to in a playoff game, multiple playoff games” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In the regular season, you also can rely on seeing some of the weaker bullpen arms, that’s not going to happen in the postseason,” “There are no breaks in the postseason, so you’re going to see a team’s best guys a lot. That changes the dynamic” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 7:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "we're not worried about his usage right now," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, September 28, 2019 10:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s done an unbelievable job,” “If he’s the right guy to make our roster, he’ll make it, and hopefully get some big outs for us in the postseason” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 7:10:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we have a better club than last year,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 6:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There are a lot of teams that expect to go to the postseason every year, but not all of them make it,” “This is probably my favorite day of the year because it means we’ve accomplished the first major step” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, September 23, 2019 6:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's a common surgery. It's not really that major of a deal, a lot of athletes have it across multiple sports," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Ryan Pressly ) : "Worst case scenario, he's not available for the division series," "But I think he will be. And I think we need him because whoever we face is going to be a strong opponent. And, late in games, Pressly knows how to get those guys out" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Ryan Pressly ) : "The chances of us getting someone on waivers that replaces Ryan Pressly are really remote," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 23, 2019 4:34:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you’re losing an All-Star caliber reliever who you’ve been relying on late in close games, it’s a blow,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I do think it’s a relatively small issue but it does have to be addressed,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 22, 2019 10:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The teams that should be making the biggest moves at the deadline are the ones that actually have the greatest chance of winning the World Series, rather than those teams that are on the bubble to even make it to the playoffs,” External link

nytimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “From everything I’ve heard, he’s a great consumer of information, and his appetite for it is very high,” “So if there’s something in there, he’ll find it and unlock it. But we didn’t trade for him with the expectation that we’re going to make him better. He’s pretty darned good as he is” External link

nytimes Saturday, August 17, 2019 1:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “The teams that should be making the biggest moves at the deadline are the ones that actually have the greatest chance of winning the World Series, rather than those teams that are on the bubble to even make it to the playoffs,” External link

nytimes Friday, August 16, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “From everything I’ve heard, he’s a great consumer of information, and his appetite for it is very high,” “So if there’s something in there, he’ll find it and unlock it. But we didn’t trade for him with the expectation that we’re going to make him better. He’s pretty darned good as he is” External link

nytimes Friday, August 16, 2019 7:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We estimated on the day of the deadline our probability of making the playoffs around 25 percent,” “And that wasn’t enough for us” External link

nytimes Monday, August 12, 2019 8:39:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He would have to prove to us in August that he could help us, which is a high bar (because) he’s not currently on the (40-man) roster,” External link

beaumontenterprise Monday, August 12, 2019 12:49:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He would have to prove to us in August that he could help us, which is a high bar (because) he’s not currently on the (40-man) roster,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 10:19:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we're OK with it," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We'd like that to be options for next year," "It would be helpful if both of those guys were playable at first base, it gives A.J. (Hinch) some more options and gives us several more options in trying to form the team next year" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I'm impressed by how he has just continued to go out there, compete and played well. He hasn't had his agent call me, ask 'When am I getting called up?," "He knows our situation. He knows this team is playing well and we have a full outfield. He also knows September is right around the corner" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 11, 2019 4:30:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Our goal is to win another World Series,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, August 9, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He broke our team rules and is being disciplined because of it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, August 4, 2019 9:36:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We have more certainty in our revenues now than we did a year ago or two years ago," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, August 3, 2019 12:29:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “I think it’s a reflection to Jim Crane’s commitment to winning,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:03:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "His last outing was dominant, and if he does that, it's going to be hard to keep him out of the rotation," "But as we all know, in the postseason it's just a matter of who takes the innings. It doesn't matter if you start the first inning or come in the fourth inning. We need good guys that are going to get outs against good teams" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we like the Blue Jays' players," "There's no rhyme or reason why we've traded with them more than anyone else, but we have a really good rapport with the front office there. They've accumulated a lot of good players there" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 12:14:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “I can’t believe we just added Zack Greinke to this rotation and this team,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “Every year going forward there’s going to be multiple good players reaching free agency so you just don’t know when you’re going to assemble a group this talented again,” “So you have to take advantage of that and that’s something Jim believes in and so do I. It’s a balancing act … but we are definitely going for it this year” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I don’t know him personally but I think he’s not a guy that seeks the limelight and that actually works well for us here in Houston,” “Slotting in with Verlander and Cole he’s not going to have to be a guy that’s in front of the camera the whole time” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This guy is going to pitch important innings for us in the postseason,” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, August 1, 2019 10:45:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We were working on other things,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Zack Greinke ) : “Zack Greinke was at the very top of our list in terms of players who we thought could impact our chances to win the World Series this year,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jim Crane ) : “I have to commend (owner) Jim Crane for stepping out and be willing to take on a salary,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “At the end of the day, that was the deal they insisted on, and that was the only deal that was going to get done, and we conceded at the last moment,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We ended up stretching a little further than we thought we would,” “But at the end of the day, I think it was the right move for us” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, August 1, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We have multiple stars and multiple players that, on any given year, could be an MVP. It kind of felt like that," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, July 27, 2019 11:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We can win a seven-game series against any playoff team right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When we think about our bullpen, we think about the best relievers we don’t care if they’re left or righthanded and being a good reliever in this league means you have to get both sides out,” “We’re not really looking for a lefty specialist or a reliever just (because) he’s a lefty” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s a lot of conversations happening,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 1:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We can win a seven-game series against any playoff team right now,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When we think about our bullpen, we think about the best relievers we don’t care if they’re left or righthanded and being a good reliever in this league means you have to get both sides out,” “We’re not really looking for a lefty specialist or a reliever just (because) he’s a lefty” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There’s a lot of conversations happening,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 26, 2019 3:15:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think he's going to have those times when he comes out and doesn't feel 100 percent and the (velocity) is not there," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 23, 2019 5:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It would have to be someone that would be worth conceding that part of it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, July 21, 2019 10:27:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

yahoo-au Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-english Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

afp-english Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-en Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated," External link

afp-en Thursday, July 18, 2019 10:35:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jonathan Lucroy ) : "He had no intention of running over Jason Lucroy, it was an accident, and unfortunately he was injured," "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, July 17, 2019 9:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's BS that the ball was thrown up," External link

afp-en Wednesday, July 17, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Jonathan Lucroy ) : "He had no intention of running over Jason Lucroy, it was an accident, and unfortunately he was injured," "For whatever reason MLB decided to suspend him. Both teams were talked to and told not to escalate it. And last night it escalated" External link

afp-en Wednesday, July 17, 2019 8:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We have to win the division,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In terms of potentially stabilizing the back end of our rotation, yeah, that’s something we’re looking to do immediately,” “We’ve already talked to a couple teams about people who may be available. We obviously have our internal options. So that’s more of a short-term need” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “In terms of addressing the team for the rest of the season and into the postseason, that’s something we don’t feel any rush to get done,” “We have until (July) 31st if we want to make a move. It’s still not clear who’s in, who’s out, who’s available and who’s not. We’re going to monitor it. We’re having conversations, but we don’t feel the need to rush” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s just such a valuable piece right now in terms of both being able to provide multiple innings as well as getting big outs in the middle of a lineup toward the end of the game,” “It’s something we’ve talked about, but I think his value to us right now is in the role he’s in” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 16, 2019 9:04:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It takes a piece away that we were counting on for the rest of this year and certainly for next year," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 5, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "But it could make getting a pitcher with an extra year of control more appealing," External link

houstonchronicle Friday, July 5, 2019 9:23:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It takes a piece away that we were counting on for the rest of this year and certainly for next year,” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, July 5, 2019 9:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s hard to hand someone their major league debut at Coors Field,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is how it works when you have four or five young prospects, all of whom have major league upside,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow explained : “We invited him to big league spring training with the idea he’d get the taste of it and get some exposure with our big league staff to be someone we’d consider maybe next year or for a September call-up,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 4:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s hard to hand someone their major league debut at Coors Field,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “This is how it works when you have four or five young prospects, all of whom have major league upside,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow explained : “We invited him to big league spring training with the idea he’d get the taste of it and get some exposure with our big league staff to be someone we’d consider maybe next year or for a September call-up,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, July 2, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The extra inning games have really taxed our pen so we are going back to 13 pitchers in anticipation of this upcoming stretch of games," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 11:32:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He was in limbo, working on paperwork. When we talked to the Dodgers about him, he had not yet played his first professional game,” “In fact, he had not yet been paid his bonus. So we made sure as part of the agreement that they were going to pay him the bonus they owed him. I think it turned out that we paid him and got reimbursed” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It was pretty impressive how quickly (Alvarez) opened eyes in our organization,” “Obviously, our scouts Charlie Gonzalez, Oz Ocampo and others that had seen him were enamored by him and really believed in him, which is why we almost signed him at the time. But it really wasn’t until he got to spring training the next year and then A ball that we realized that now that he’s playing with kids his own age and actually kids older than him, he’s better than most players on the field, and that has continued all the way through” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He was in limbo, working on paperwork. When we talked to the Dodgers about him, he had not yet played his first professional game,” “In fact, he had not yet been paid his bonus. So we made sure as part of the agreement that they were going to pay him the bonus they owed him. I think it turned out that we paid him and got reimbursed” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It was pretty impressive how quickly (Alvarez) opened eyes in our organization,” “Obviously, our scouts Charlie Gonzalez, Oz Ocampo and others that had seen him were enamored by him and really believed in him, which is why we almost signed him at the time. But it really wasn’t until he got to spring training the next year and then A ball that we realized that now that he’s playing with kids his own age and actually kids older than him, he’s better than most players on the field, and that has continued all the way through” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Part of our job through the first 10 rounds is managing our pool of resources and getting as much talent as possible,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, June 13, 2019 4:08:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Left field is what I would like to see the most progress in because that's going to be the one that gives A.J. the most options when he gets up here and he's working hard," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, June 9, 2019 10:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He's working out in the gym, doing a lot of stuff with our training staff," "He looks good. He feels good. We're going to give him a little more time before he starts throwing again. Once he does, we'll come up with a plan" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added : "Urquidy has just gotten to AAA, but he has definitely made the case to be on the short list," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, June 8, 2019 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Urquidy is becoming a name that we're increasingly talking about," "Between the stuff, the command, his effectiveness. He's a guy that we're starting to talk about that if we need a starter this summer, he might be a guy to look at" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, May 31, 2019 8:11:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Players do a lot of things outside the field that we're aware of or not aware of," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 5:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We are going to be without several of our core players, six or seven players right now that are not able to play," "That's frustrating going into the month of June. We've had a great start to the season, but it's going to challenge our depth. It's going to challenge our ability to be creative" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to have to keep playing well, and I think we can do it and I think we can do it with the talent that we have," "We're going to have to explore all options" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 8:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Players do a lot of things outside the field that we're aware of or not aware of," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 2:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 1:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The good news is the stuff still seems to be the same," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “There's no pain necessarily, just he's mentioned a couple times some discomfort,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, May 30, 2019 12:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, May 29, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, May 29, 2019 11:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He reported to the stadium and said he had a lot of discomfort in his rib area,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s more frustrating for him,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 8:21:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re running out there (Tuesday) what looks more like a spring-training lineup than a regular-season lineup, because we’ve got a lot of our players up here from Triple-A,” “But they’re good players and they give us a chance to win. And it’s the reason why we build the depth both on the 25-man (roster), as well as off the 25-man” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 29, 2019 7:38:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've got three regulars out there in the outfield," "Whoever we're bringing up is probably going to be a substitute and play occasionally, but really more of a fourth or fifth outfielder in the mix with (Tony) Kemp. And that's the playing time that's really out there" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Left field is what I would like to see the most progress in because that's going to be the one that gives A.J. the most options when he gets up here and he's working hard," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "From our standpoint, our team is in first place, we have a very good offense, we have a very good defense and we have to make sure that keeps clicking," "But I do see (Álvarez) as being a part of this this year. There is no rush, but there is a methodical plan that we're going through to make sure that when he gets here we have him contribute and don't find out a month later that he wasn't ready or isn't able to play left field or isn't ready to hit at this level" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 2:41:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re hoping to get him in a game here before we leave,” “But certainly the goal is to have him activated and playing every day by the time we go on the road trip” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think this time off has been beneficial to him,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It could have been worse based on how he was feeling last night,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re probably looking at a couple weeks plus,” “But it depends. I’ve had plenty of these in the past that have lasted a month. We’re not going to put a timeframe on it, but we know he’s going to miss some time right now” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s obviously having a career year and has been our best player this year and we need him back,” “I think the rest will be good and we’ll get him back out there as soon as we can” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 26, 2019 1:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The good news is the stuff still seems to be the same," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Every pitcher has had some complaints," "We're looking at that as a possibility right now. Our trainers are discussing whether there's anything we need to do, give him a blow or if there's anything physically that he needs to address. It's something that we're looking at" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to do whatever we need to do to make sure he gets back on track because he's such a valuable part of our future," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 25, 2019 7:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Tucker Reed ) : "The same people who were clamoring for Kyle Tucker to come up because he was destroying AAA pitching are the same people now clamoring for Yordan Álvarez to come up," "I understand that, trust me, I love having prospects that fans ask when they're coming up. But there's no exact science about how many at-bats a player needs at various levels" External link

houstonchronicle Friday, May 24, 2019 8:46:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a pleasure to be in a country where I was born,” External link

ChinaPost Sunday, May 5, 2019 6:06:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's pretty clear he can hit right now in the big leagues," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 5, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The same people who were clamoring for Kyle Tucker to come up because he was destroying AAA pitching are the same people now clamoring for Yordan Álvarez to come up," "I understand that, trust me, I love having prospects that fans ask when they're coming up. But there's no exact science about how many at-bats a player needs at various levels" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, May 5, 2019 2:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “At the end of the day, we knew we were doing something that was going to generate a reaction,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “What I meant and the way that was interpreted and what it really means are two different things, so that’s one I’d like to have back,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “people that we thought were helping us think about the messages,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think as an organization we learned a lot more about the topic by going through it,” “This is now on the list of top priorities. I wouldn’t say it’s a reaction; I think it’s an evolution of our awareness of the topic, our understanding of the topic, and some sense of how to give back in a meaningful way” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, May 4, 2019 1:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Everything you hear about (Michael), his reputation is as pristine as any player," "Not just pristine, but positive, in that he's going to come here and make a difference in other players' ability" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, April 7, 2019 6:56:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think our fans expect us to win every series," "And, actually, that's the expectation internally as well. Losing the first two series was not what we expected to start the year" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "The expectations are high for a reason," "We have one championship under our belt and the expectation is that we need to get more. That's what we've said. We haven't run from it. We embrace it" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's always the best day of the season, as far as I'm concerned," External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 7:19:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We just didn't feel he was going to be as good a center fielder as Jake (Marisnick) or as Myles (Straw) and some of the other guys we have," "He certainly has proven to be every bit the player" External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, April 6, 2019 2:28:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I don't see him pitching in major league games this year, but he's going to be increasing the workload and by the end of the season he certainly would be capable of doing it," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think we'll see him enough there over the coming weeks to really give it a real go as opposed to one day a week where, sure, he could stand there but we have no idea if he can actually play the position," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I've seen these things go really well and I've seen it where this is not their natural position," "He's such a good center fielder that we certainly don't want him to lose that in an attempt to become a better shortstop" External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:17:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you win a first championship after 56 years, you get hungry for another one. … We want to win again, and not just twice,” “We want to win more than twice” External link

arkansasonline Wednesday, March 27, 2019 10:32:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added ( about Justin Verlander ) : "I mention that because the Astros don't typically make people the higest paid of all-time, but this is a special circumstance for a special player," "I'm delighted to have Justin around for at least three more seasons" External link

click2houston Monday, March 25, 2019 9:24:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow added ( about Justin Verlander ) : "I mention that because the Astros don't typically make people the higest paid of all-time, but this is a special circumstance for a special player," "I'm delighted to have Justin around for at least three more seasons" External link

click2houston Monday, March 25, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We gave up a lot of young, promising talent to acquire three postseason runs of Justin Verlander,” “We’ve reached and won the World Series and reached the American League Championship Series last year. With this commitment today, we stretch this to five consecutive postseason runs with Justin Verlander on our team” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 25, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I mention that because the Astros don’t typically make a player the highest-paid of all time,” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 25, 2019 12:40:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

click2houston Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

click2houston Saturday, March 23, 2019 5:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

tri-cityherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

tri-cityherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

thenewstribune Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

thenewstribune Saturday, March 23, 2019 4:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

theolympian Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

theolympian Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:44:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

heraldonline Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

heraldonline Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:33:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

charlotteobserver Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

charlotteobserver Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:31:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

wftv Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

wftv Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:29:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

miamiherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

miamiherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:25:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

islandpacket Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

islandpacket Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : “For us to get two years of Alex’s free agency in his prime is real value to us,” “For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we’re going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he’ll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we’ll have this discussion again in about four or five years” External link

seattletimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history,” External link

seattletimes Saturday, March 23, 2019 3:23:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

bradenton Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

bradenton Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency - at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

actionnewsjax Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : "For us to get two years of Alex's free agency in his prime is real value to us," "For him to give that up was a sacrifice for him. On the flip side, we're going to commit some resources to him over the next six years that he'll be able to go out and play and not worry about arbitration, not worry about free agency — at least not for a while. And then we'll have this discussion again in about four or five years" External link

sunherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Two moments that are, in my mind, some of the top moments in my baseball life and Astros baseball franchise history," External link

sunherald Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “When you win a first championship after 56 years, you get hungry for another one. … We want to win again, and not just twice,” “We want to win more than twice” External link

ChinaPost Friday, March 22, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It's nice to have that flexibility and not be locked into having one guy that you have to play every day because he's the DH," "We certainly want to utilize that spot and maximize both the rest it provides for the position players as well as the output because we want to get some home runs out of that spot" External link

click2houston Thursday, March 21, 2019 7:40:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think we're going to see the player that we all grew to love when he was the Rookie of the Year and made the plays that we’ve seen him make,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, March 21, 2019 5:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about ALEX BREGMAN ) : “We usually know that we’re going to have some players underperform, and it’s typically due to injury. And we’re also looking at players overperform, and Bregman was an example of that last year,” “We did have several of our core players produce less than we anticipated, and a large part of that was due to the obvious injuries. We especially saw those in the postseason. But those guys are healthy now, and we really like our lineup” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, March 21, 2019 5:54:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s nice to have that flexibility and not be locked into having one guy that you have to play every day because he’s the DH,” “We certainly want to utilize that spot and maximize both the rest it provides for the position players as well as the output because we want to get some home runs out of that spot” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, March 21, 2019 1:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Without seeing that, I’m not sure we would have been as bold in the amount of prospects we gave up and the money we were able to contribute,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Obviously, we benefited from having the August 31 trade waiver deadline,” “I understand why we’re trying to have a unified trade deadline. It doesn’t make a whole lot of sense to fans if there’s one type of player that can be traded and another and another deadline. It’s going to force teams to make decisions before July 31 in a way they haven’t had to before” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s going to be similar to replay,” “There’s going to be a lot of agony and angst to it in anticipation of something that’s going to be very different. When we do it, we’re going to realize it’s going to be OK. The amount of times you’re going to take out a guy after one or two (batters faced) is probably a handful of times throughout the year. It’s going to speed up the game. That’s ultimately the goal” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, March 15, 2019 1:20:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Well we love it here for so many reasons," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, March 10, 2019 10:35:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've had interest in both of the players and they know it," External link

ibtimes Friday, March 8, 2019 7:43:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I knew something was up when teams kept trying to sneak his name in as a second player or sometimes as primary player,” “He’s getting some industry love, and that continues. Our guys really like him, think he has a chance to be a big leaguer” External link

houstonchronicle Monday, March 4, 2019 3:24:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "He worked hard to get here, obviously learned a lot from a lot of people in baseball and outside of baseball," "He deserves this opportunity. He's going to be fine" External link

houstonchronicle Monday, February 18, 2019 4:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We think about, we discuss internally, potential extensions for all of our players. We don’t discuss it outside of the front office,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to have a lot of free agents next year,” “It’s part of the flexibility, along with players becoming free agents. We have more flexibility in terms of spots and payroll dollars as well. We have plenty of time to prepare on 2020. Right now, our focus is on 2019” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re going to have a lot more information by the end of the year, as far as how ready they are,” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We always have to balance present with future,” “We want to win now, but we want to keep winning for the foreseeable future. That’s been our strategy, and we hope it works” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, February 15, 2019 10:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Arbitrators decide and you don’t get any feedback when they decide it’s just yes or no so you don’t really have anything you can learn from,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 8:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "There was an agreement in principle in place and it didn't get over the finish line for whatever reason, out of our control. But, yeah, we had interest," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Certainly a player like that would have helped us," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "That one didn't get reported for a long time and then someone mentioned it late this offseason," "I think fans would be surprised at the types of players at times we've gone after and how close we've come on some of 'em" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "It is an indication that every year during the summer we're going to do -- we're going to look at all alternatives to helping our club, especially if we're in a position where we think we're looking good for the playoffs and we know who our opposition might be," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:50:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’d probably match on 24 of the 25 names,” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “With those guys it’s particularly challenging because you have to discuss it every day and you don’t want to read too much into a spring training performance,” “We know what these guys are capable of doing, but it is going to be a topic of conversation between A.J. and I probably on a daily basis” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He’s mentally, I think, learned a lot from last year,” “The kid is so talented and he’s going to be an everyday major leaguer on a contending team and that’s going to be us. But I think he learned from his relatively brief time up here that this is a really hard league” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, February 9, 2019 9:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

click2houston Friday, February 8, 2019 8:46:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

kiro7 Friday, February 8, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

wftv Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:52:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

wsoctv Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

good4utah Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:43:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : "We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We've got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young," "I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We're going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We're going to have an offense that's going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It's a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other" External link

actionnewsjax Thursday, February 7, 2019 11:33:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Cy Young ) : “We have four position players that could be an MVP this year. We’ve got two pitchers that could be a Cy Young,” “I think that is a pretty good starting point for a team. We’re going to have good pitchers on the mound every night. We’re going to have an offense that’s going to score a lot of runs. We play good defense. We run. We play good fundamentals. It’s a fun team to watch and they all get along with each other” External link

ChinaPost Thursday, February 7, 2019 9:22:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We are built to win for the foreseeable future,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 4:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re starting from a pretty good spot where we have a lot of good options for our roster and a lot of good options who aren’t even going to make our team,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 2:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We talked about leaving stuff in the tank, whether it’s money or prospects, to make some deals during the season or even before the season if it presents itself,” “We’re not going to rest on our hands, but we certainly like the team we have and we think we have a pretty good chance of accomplishing our goals” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 2:12:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Justin Verlander ) : “We love Justin Verlander, and we traded for him for a reason, and he clearly has not declined at all. He continues to be one of the elite pitchers in the game,” “Of course we would have interest in keeping him around here as long as we possibly can” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “As much as we had several free agents this last offseason, we’re going to have even more next season and the season after that, so it’s something we’re going to constantly have to deal with,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, February 7, 2019 1:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Kudos to Milwaukee for working with him to do that,” “At this point, if he just does what he did with Milwaukee last year, we will be thrilled. He fits right in with our guys, he gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs and is able to get guys out. If he does that, with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, February 3, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’re not looking to change him or fix him or anything like that, we’re just looking to utilize what he brings to the table,” “He’s got a chance to win 15-plus games in this rotation” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, February 3, 2019 2:25:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs, is able to get guys out,” “If he does that with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

ChinaPost Saturday, February 2, 2019 12:03:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “He gets ground balls, doesn’t give up home runs, is able to get guys out,” “If he does that with our lineup and our bullpen, he’s going to have a lot of success here” External link

seattletimes Friday, February 1, 2019 11:56:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “We’ve talked consistently about the fact that both of those players were so important to our success and we, of course, would love to have both of them back,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Because there are so many free agents still out there and because there are still a lot of teams talking trade, there is a decent likelihood that something will happen, but I can’t tell you what ... nor do we absolutely have to have it,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “A healthy Correa, a healthy Bregman, a healthy Altuve, we win the division (in 2019). No question about it,” “If they stay close to 100 percent this season, watch out we’re going to be tough to beat” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I was thinking back to my first FanFest in 2012. We’ve come a long way,” “The energy out there, the fans just walking through the concourse, walking around, people are excited. I really give a lot of credit to our players for stepping up and coming out here. Because they don’t have to do it they do it because they want to do it” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Verlander and Cole both becoming free agents at some point we’re going to have to either try and sign them or deal with the consequences of them moving,” External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 12:17:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Joe Smith ) : "We still don't really know what we're going to do against lefties a lot of our guys can get lefties out but there's still some thoughts of 'Do we bring in a lefty, do we bring in someone to replace Joe Smith at least in the interim?,'" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 27, 2019 2:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Joe Smith ) : "We still don't really know what we're going to do against lefties a lot of our guys can get lefties out but there's still some thoughts of 'Do we bring in a lefty, do we bring in someone to replace Joe Smith at least in the interim?,'" External link

beaumontenterprise Sunday, January 27, 2019 2:42:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a decision that he made together with us to take care of it now,” “I think he probably could have been fine playing with it this season, but if it became symptomatic this season, we’d be losing games and doing it now allows us to get him back before the season starts” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 11, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Given the way he works and the way he gets up to speed, I’m not really concerned that he’s going to miss any season time,” “He should have enough of a spring training to get ready” External link

houstonchronicle Friday, January 11, 2019 8:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “It’s a decision that he made together with us to take care of it now,” “I think he probably could have been fine playing with it this season, but if it became symptomatic this season, we’d be losing games and doing it now allows us to get him back before the season starts” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 11, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Given the way he works and the way he gets up to speed, I’m not really concerned that he’s going to miss any season time,” “He should have enough of a spring training to get ready” External link

beaumontenterprise Friday, January 11, 2019 7:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We continue to talk to teams about different types of deals and that's going to go on," External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We think we got three guys back that are going to help us down the road for a player that probably has more value to the Mets right now than he does to us," "Obviously that could change with some injuries and so forth, but we thought it was a risk worth taking. We're really pleased with our return" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We've got some catchers we like in the minor leagues ... but we need more guys," "Manea is a guy that we think can move pretty quickly and has a chance to be a big league catcher. That was a big part of it for us" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We're going to continue to look to add to it but we don't feel like we have to do anything at this point," "We've talked about bringing in another option at starting pitcher, we continue to look into that possibility, but we're not going to do it just to check a box. We'll do it if it's the right feel for us" External link

houstonchronicle Sunday, January 6, 2019 10:18:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

fox13memphis Thursday, December 20, 2018 1:01:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

wsoctv Thursday, December 20, 2018 4:36:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Michael Brantley ) : “We like everything about Michael’s game, we’ve been watching it for years,” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 20, 2018 2:22:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "We like everything about Michael's game, and we've been watching him for years," "To be able to add a bat like Michael Brantley at this point in our progression, it gives us a lot better chance to continue to do damage the next two years. So we're excited" External link

seattlepi Thursday, December 20, 2018 1:54:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I hope he's going to be a really good impact player, and hopefully it will be this year," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 9:02:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I think a lot of things we’re hearing him say are (headed) in the right direction,” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:52:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “If you end up with an extra outfielder and they’re all playing well that’s actually a good position to be in,” “There is a market for outfielders, so I’d rather just make sure we have enough high-quality bats and then figure out if we have an excess, how to deal with it” External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:52:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think a lot of things we're hearing him say are in the right direction," External link

beaumontenterprise Tuesday, December 18, 2018 4:01:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "I think a lot of things we're hearing him say are in the right direction," External link

houstonchronicle Tuesday, December 18, 2018 3:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Where we can, if we can make a meaningful improvement, we're going to pursue it," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "What's more important is not we learned about Kyle Tucker, it's what he learned about what it takes to be successful in the big leagues," External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "If you end up with an extra outfielder and they're all playing well that's actually a good position to be in," "There is a market for outfielders, so I'd rather just make sure we have enough high-quality bats and then figure out if we have an excess, how to deal with it" External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, December 13, 2018 6:14:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I personally still see him as a starter not everyone in our organization is on the same page as far as where we're going to start him and what role he's going to be in,” External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:00:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “I personally still see him as a starter not everyone in our organization is on the same page as far as where we're going to start him and what role he's going to be in,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, December 12, 2018 8:48:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Luis Valbuena ) : “Luis was always smiling and was one of the happiest players in baseball,” “He provided joy to his teammates and our fans. He helped our franchise turn a corner in 2015 and provided many cherished memories. We will forever remember him” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, December 8, 2018 1:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

nzherald Sunday, October 29, 2017 4:05:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 8:49:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 29, 2017 7:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

japantimes Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:10:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

news-yahoo Sunday, October 29, 2017 6:07:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

kansascity Sunday, October 29, 2017 4:05:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 2:21:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : “Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions,” “Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions” External link

680news Sunday, October 29, 2017 1:53:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

CBC Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:54:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:39:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

tampabay Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:26:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behaviour and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

timescolonist Sunday, October 29, 2017 12:13:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

sltrib Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:55:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "Appropriately, Yuli has apologized for his gesture. He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

startribune Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:52:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "Yuli has always demonstrated respectful behavior and is extremely remorseful for his actions," "He had no intention of offending anyone, but now recognizes the perceived offensiveness of his actions" External link

foxnews Saturday, October 28, 2017 11:51:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : "We want to shake the system, shock the system, to change that mentality," External link

azcentral Saturday, October 28, 2017 9:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "A lot of those players maybe weren't well known at that point, but they became well known," External link

azcentral Saturday, October 28, 2017 9:57:00 PM EAT

Jeff Luhnow told : "We want to shake the system, shock the system, to change that mentality," External link

kansascity Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said : "A lot of those players maybe weren't well known at that point, but they became well known," External link

kansascity Saturday, October 28, 2017 7:50:00 AM EAT

Jeff Luhnow said ( about Spring Training ) : "This has been such an extraordinary effort getting this complex built in the time that it was built," "The facility is fantastic. This is player-centric facility, fan-centric facility. It's really going to allow us to do our work and to let our players do their stuff and our fans to experience Spring Training the way it's supposed to be" External link

irishsun Wednesday, February 15, 2017 9:16:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
manager61.42%EN10/29/201729/10/2017
general manager36.22%EN10/29/201729/10/2017
general de los astros1.57%ES10/28/201728/10/2017
colleague0.79%EN07/24/201624/07/2016
Names Lang Count
Jeff LuhnowEN97.96%
Jeff LuhnowES2.04%


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Nolan Ryan said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “It had to do with creating an incredible ballpark experience and being priced appropriately and then conveying what our plan was to the fans,” “It’s great that (general manager) Jeff (Luhnow) was able to deliver on that plan and we were able to get him the money he needed to be able to put that kind of product on the field. I’m proud of that” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 21, 2019 7:07:00 PM EAT

Nolan Ryan said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “It had to do with creating an incredible ballpark experience and being priced appropriately and then conveying what our plan was to the fans,” “It’s great that (general manager) Jeff (Luhnow) was able to deliver on that plan and we were able to get him the money he needed to be able to put that kind of product on the field. I’m proud of that” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, November 21, 2019 4:41:00 AM EAT

Jim Crane said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “Here’s what I’m going to tell you. We made our statement. We got it wrong from the start,” “Jeff (Luhnow) has reached out to the reporters to apologize. We made our statement. Other than that, we’re not going to revisit it at this point, we’re going to play baseball. That’s all I got to say” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, October 26, 2019 4:02:00 AM EAT

Gerrit Cole said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “We are in a position to afford an impact player,” “Whether that be a starter, reliever or a position player I’ll leave the technical stuff up to Jeff and those guys and how they want to do it. But I anticipate them making a strong move” External link

houstonchronicle Thursday, July 11, 2019 4:48:00 AM EAT

Jim Crane said ( about Jeff Luhnow ) : “Jeff handles all that, but I’ve been aware that we’re interested in possibly one or both of those guys if we can work it,” “It really depends on those guys. We’re always open-minded, if the deal is good for the team” External link

houstonchronicle Saturday, March 23, 2019 12:24:00 AM EAT