1. Josh Hamilton One Big October Moment Away from Turning Confidence, Career Around

    Josh Hamilton avoided history on Sunday, and he'll sleep better because of it. With a base hit in the fifth inning of the Texas Rangers ' 5-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 17,976 reads 5 comments

  2. Colby Rasmus Hammers a Fly Ball off the Roof of Minute Maid Park for a Single

    The Kansas City Royals couldn't track Colby Rasmus ' sky-high fly ball—but that wasn't the most impressive part about the Houston Astros left fielder's single. The ball bounced off the roof of Minute Maid Park, which is 242 feet high...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 26,542 reads 49 comments

  3. Dallas Keuchel Giving Astros a Difference-Making Ace in AL Playoff Field

    Two starts into his first postseason, it's safe to say Dallas Keuchel likes October. And October likes him back...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 8,620 reads 35 comments

  4. Prince Fielder Shows off 'Elite' Athleticism by Clumsily Climbing out of Dugout

    Prince Fielder is an athlete. Prince Fielder is an elite athlete. Prince Fielder is an elite athlete who is paid millions. Prince Fielder is also clumsy...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 11 months ago 32,886 reads 34 comments

  5. Astros Certainly Can Continue to Live by the Home Run in the Postseason

    Home runs are supposed to be left in September. Those things are not supposed to transition into the fall, when the weather gets crisp, the leaves get brown and the pitching depth gets dense...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 11 months ago 16,730 reads 40 comments

  6. Adrian Beltre Injury: Updates on Rangers 3B's Back and Return

    Adrian Beltre is back in the lineup after dealing with a back strain that kept him out of Games 2 and 3 of the American League Division Series against the Toronto Blue Jays ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 18,702 reads 18 comments

  7. Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve Can Soar into Superstardom This October

    The 2015 postseason, it's now obvious, will be a coming-out party for the Houston Astros . They are the "it" team, poised on the precipice of something special...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 3,469 reads 13 comments

  8. Dallas Keuchel, Astros Look Ready to Shine Under Bright October Lights

    NEW YORK — They made it through April, and they made it through May, and as September wore down, the Houston Astros were still hanging on. All of a sudden it was October, and the Astros were still playing...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 11 months ago 26,546 reads 45 comments

  9. Astros Advance to ALDS: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Houston Astros stumbled at times down the stretch of the 2015 regular season, but those struggles weren't evident Tuesday night as they downed the New York Yankees , 3-0, in the American League Wild Card Game at Yankee Stadium...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 13,761 reads 31 comments

  10. Mike Scioscia to Return as Angels Manager: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia has decided to return to the team next season, choosing to forgo the opt-out clause in his contract, according to Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 6,377 reads 37 comments

  11. A's Promote Billy Beane to VP of Baseball Operations, David Forst to GM

    The Oakland Athletics aren't in the playoffs after three consecutive prior appearances, but they aren't wavering in their support of front office executives Billy Beane and David Forst...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 1,406 reads 0 comments

  12. Billy Eppler Hired as Angels GM: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels ’ 2015 season came to an end Sunday when they lost to the Texas Rangers , and they immediately turned their attention to the future in the aftermath...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 9,248 reads 27 comments

  13. Rangers, Astros' Clinchings Cap Improbable MLB Resurgence in Lone Star State

    They say everything is bigger in Texas. This year, that includes the number of teams heading into the MLB playoffs...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 24,069 reads 47 comments

  14. Astros Clinch 2015 Playoff Berth: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Houston Astros were a disaster in their first two years in the American League , with a combined record of 121-203 (including an abysmal 51-111 record in 2013), but they completely turned the corner this season and are heading to the playoffs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 22,837 reads 31 comments

  15. Lloyd McClendon: Latest News, Rumors and Specultion on Mariners Manager's Future

    As the Seattle Mariners begin to evaluate things to prepare for 2016, the fate of manager Lloyd McClendon remains up in the air with new general manager Jerry Dipoto. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 2,623 reads 0 comments

  16. Robinson Cano Injury: Updates on Mariners Star's Hernia and Recovery

    A disappointing season for the Seattle Mariners is ending with injury woes for star second baseman Robinson Cano , as he had surgery on a sports hernia Oct. 13, per Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 7,396 reads 16 comments

  17. Rangers Clinch 2015 Playoff Berth: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

    The Texas Rangers were eight games back of the Houston Astros for the AL West lead on Aug. 1, but a late-season run of epic proportions vaulted them back into the pennant chase and the postseason party for the first time since 2012...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 10,681 reads 19 comments

  18. Felix Hernandez Injury: Updates on Mariners Star's Status and Return

    Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is done for what's left of the 2015 season after exiting his last start with a minor elbow injury , per Bob Dutton of the News Tribune in Tacoma, Washington ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 6,420 reads 6 comments

  19. Prince Fielder Poised to Exorcise Postseason Demons with Rangers

    When an actor gives a poor performance on Broadway, unflattering reviews and an unsatisfied audience usually follow. That is the natural order of consequences...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 11 months ago 7,559 reads 7 comments

  20. Justine Siegal Hired by Athletics, Becomes 1st Female MLB Coach

    Justine Siegal made MLB history Tuesday, as the Oakland Athletics announced she would serve as a guest instructor for their Instructional League club, making her the first woman to coach in big league history...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 113,303 reads 5 comments

  21. AL West Turning into Wild Wild West Down the Stretch

    The American League West is completely invested in and totally behind the implementation of the second wild card. It has to be...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 11 months ago 15,190 reads 26 comments

  22. Mat Latos to Angels: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels are in desperate need of healthy pitching depth for the season’s stretch run, and they added some Monday in the form of veteran Mat Latos ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 6,161 reads 9 comments

  23. Jerry DiPoto Hired as Mariners GM: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    After resigning from the Los Angeles Angels earlier in the year, Jerry DiPoto's next big gig will keep him in the American League West. The Seattle Mariners announced Monday they hired the 47-year-old as their new general manager...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 12,787 reads 25 comments

  24. Huston Street Injury: Updates on Angels Pitcher's Groin and Return

    Los Angeles Angels relief pitcher Huston Street was forced to leave Saturday's game against the Seattle Mariners with a groin injury that will likely end his 2015 campaign. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 months ago 7,673 reads 10 comments

  25. Forget the AL West, Astros in Danger of Falling Out of Playoffs Altogether

    First off, this isn't a postmortem. If things ended Friday, the Houston Astros would be in the postseason, albeit by the narrowest of margins...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 months ago 10,897 reads 25 comments