With less than 48 hours remaining in the 2010 minor league regular season, Followers of the Astros of the Future have much to keep an eye on:
The Tri-City Valley Cats need a win or a Connecticut loss Sunday to make the New York-Penn League Play-offs. They would become the first Astros farm team to make the play-offs since 2007.
Jordan Lyles makes his final start of the season in AAA Sunday. It will also be his final start in a Round Rock uniform. As Round Rock ends its stint as the Astros' AAA affiliate Monday afternoon.
Farmstros readers will have a chance to vote on the final three honorees of Farmstros Five- Week 22, You Make the Call
Ben Heath will continue his attempt to terrorize Texas League pitchers. Heath is 6 for 8 with four RBI since being called up from Lexington.
THE QUEST FOR 3000 SYLLABLES will reach its destination Monday night. THE Twitter-based QUEST will conclude at or near the end of Lancaster's game Monday night (the final game of the regular season). The game starts at 7 p.m. Houston time. Please join Farmstros at www.twitter.com/farmstros as we wrap up the 2010 season.