1. Astros Option Velasquez to Give Him Rest

    CLEVELAND -- With the innings piling up for young starting pitchers Lance McCullers Jr. and Vincent Velasquez, the Astros have talked for a couple of weeks about having to find ways to keep them fresh in the second half...

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  2. Astros Option Vincent Velasquez to Double-A

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  3. Oberholtzer to Pitch Thursday

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  4. Fresh on Scene, Carlos Correa Has Tricky Case to Be All-Star Like Past Phenoms

    CLEVELAND — When a player bursts on to the scene in rare form as Carlos Correa has — and at a position with few standouts, no less — people start to wonder this time of year...

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  5. Oberholtzer Still Dealing with Demotion to Fresno

    Interesting article in the Fresno Bee from yesterday as Bryant-Jon Anteola discusses Brett Oberholtzer's mindset in his latest stint in Fresno after the almost-beaning of Alex Rodriguez ...

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  6. Birthday Boy Tucker Leads Hit Parade as Astros Top Indians

    CLEVELAND — Outfielder Preston Tucker's 25th birthday Monday came with a career-high four hits, including one of two Astros home runs as they returned to the formula that's been their most effective all season in a 9-4 win over the Indians ...

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  7. Watch: Gonzalez Launches Solo Shot

    7/6/15: Marwin Gonzalez deposits Jeff Manship's pitch over the fence in right for a solo shot, his sixth homer of the year.....

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  8. Astros All-Star Keuchel Stops Indians 9-4

    CLEVELAND -- Dallas Keuchel, chosen for the American League All-Star team earlier Monday, allowed three runs in six innings in helping the Houston Astros defeat the Cleveland Indians 9-4...

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  9. Luis Valbuena Day-to-Day While Dealing with with Sprained Toe

    Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena on Monday went for an X-ray on his left big toe and was diagnosed with a sprain that has him day-to-day...

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  10. Altuve Overtakes Infante, Earns All-Star Starting Nod

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  11. Marisnick's Spectacular Catch

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  12. Astros to Activate Marisnick, Send Santana Back Down to Minors

    Jake Marisnick (left hamstring strain) is to be activated from the disabled list for Sunday's game against the Red Sox , with Domingo Santana heading back to Class AAA Fresno...

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  13. Marisnick (Hamstring) to Be Activated Sun.

    OF Jake Marisnick will be activated from DL Sunday. OF Domingo Santana optioned to AAA Fresno after today's game...

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  14. Astros' Road Trip Starts with a Wild Ride in Win

    If you could ever say a team "eked out" a four run win this was that game. Riding a four game win streak into Boston the Astros sent out AAA call-up Dan Straily to start the road trip...

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  15. Correa, Altuve Pick Up Slack as Astros Top Red Sox

    BOSTON — Having George Springer, Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve as the first three hitters in the Astros lineup might have made for the best leading trio anywhere, no matter the specific ordering...

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  16. Astros Sure to Miss Heartbeat Springer in Intangible Ways

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  17. Astros Sign 16-Year-Old Outfielder from Dominican for $2.5 Million

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  18. Carlos Correa Deserves 2015 All-Star Spot Due to SS Dearth, Marketability

    Much of Major League Baseball, its media and its fans view the game through an archaic lens, tinted by outdated traditions that do not lend the sport to younger, more diverse American audiences...

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  19. Dan Straily to Make Astros Debut Friday vs. Red Sox

    The Houston Astros obtained right-hander Dan Straily in the off-season in the trade that brought Luis Valbuena to Houston and sent Dexter Fowler to the Chicago Cubs , but he hasn't yet suited up with the Astros...

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  20. Altuve Helps Astros Sweep Royals with 6-5 Win

    Jose Altuve had three hits and scored the tiebreaking run in the seventh inning to help the Houston Astros complete a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 6-5 win on Wednesday night...

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  21. Astros Slugger George Springer Likely Headed to DL with Wrist Injury

    Center fielder George Springer exited Wednesday night with a right wrist contusion one inning after he was hit in the right wrist by a pitch...

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  22. Astros to Recall Straily for Friday's Start

    # Astros manager A.J. Hinch announced RHP Dan Straily will be recalled from Fresno and start Friday at Boston ...

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  23. Dallas Keuchel Dominates as Astros Shut out Royals

    Whether Dallas Keuchel is motivated by the chance of starting in the All-Star game, whether it's pushing an already intense competitor just a bit more, isn't something that can be known for sure...

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  24. Keuchel Dominate Again to Help Astros Shut out Royals 4-0

    Dallas Keuchel allowed seven hits in eight innings to lead the Houston Astros a 4-0 win over the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday night...

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  25. McCullers Leads Astros to Opening Win over Royals

    Jose Altuve's towering home run to left field was the lasting vignette of Monday's 6-1 win over the Royals , with Altuve rounding the bases and passing in front of the Royals' own ...

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