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Former Oriole Wade Miley and Will Harris together again with Astros

Former Oriole Wade Miley and Will Harris together again with Astros

Asked what attracted him to the Houston Astros, Wade Miley responded with a laugh and said: "Will Harris."

The pair played together for the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2013 and 2014 and lived together on multiple occasions. They come small Louisiana towns north of New Orleans, about an hour apart. Miley grew up in Loranger and played college baseball at Southeastern Louisiana; Harris is from Slidell and went to LSU.

"It's close to home, and they've done a great job of putting together a championship team, year in and year out so I'm looking forward to seeing what happens," Miley said Friday after the Astros announced his one-year, $4.5 million...

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