1. David Robertson - New York Yankees - 2014 Player Profile

    Ken Davidoff of the New York Post reports the Astros have contacted the agent for David Robertson to express their interest in the free agent closer......

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  2. Jason Castro Turned Down Deal Last Winter; Astros Again Look at Extensions

    The Astros have not shied away from pursuing contract extensions with their players in the past and they'll do their homework again this winter...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 39 reads 0 comments

  3. Altuve's Hot Bat Can't Be Contained in Japan

    Jose Altuve began the Japan All-Star Series on the bench, but he finished it as one of the MLB All-Stars' hottest hitters...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 46 reads 0 comments

  4. Report: No Extension Talks Between Astros, Castro

    The Houston Astros were unsuccessful in their efforts to sign Jason Castro to a contact extension last winter, and the club has yet to broach the subject with the former All-Star this offseason, reports Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 33 reads 0 comments

  5. The Astros Have Checked in on Brett Anderson

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  6. Astros, Alex Presley Avoid Arbitration

    The Astros and outfielder Alex Presley have agreed to a one-year, $1MM contract to avoid arbitration, reports Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle (on Twitter). MLBTR contributor Matt Swartz had projected the Sports Pro Services client to earn $1...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 28 reads 0 comments

  7. Rudy Owens Signs Minor League Deal with A's

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  8. Mark Appel Has Quite the Watch Party for Final Arizona Fall League Start

    Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow spent the final night of the GM meetings about 20 minutes away from the Biltmore Hotel at an Arizona Fall League game, where his best pitching prospect, Mark Appel, was starting...

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  9. Altuve Thrilled to Be in Japan Following Outstanding Year

    Jose Altuve is coming off a dream season with the Houston Astros . The second baseman led the Major Leagues with a .341 average and 225 hits, in addition to topping the American League with 56 stolen bases...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 30 reads 0 comments

  10. Watch: Japan CF Refuses to Give Up on Fowler HR

    The MLB All-Stars prevailed 8-7 in the exhibition opener of the Japan All-Star Series on three home runs, including a solo blast from Dexter Fowler in the seventh inning...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 41 reads 0 comments

  11. Astros Inquire About Free Agent Pitcher Jason Hammel

    PHOENIX — The Astros are one of about a dozen teams that have called on free agent starting pitcher Jason Hammel, a baseball source told the Chronicle...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 116 reads 0 comments

  12. Jeff Luhnow: Mark Appel “Could Be in Houston in 2015″

    Astros GM Jeff Luhnow can see a situation in which 2013 #1 draft pick Mark Appel joins the Astros in the major leagues...

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  13. Dallas Keuchel Wins Gold Glove Award

    Astros lefthander Dallas Keuchel met Greg Maddux in 1995, when Keuchel was in elementary school and the Hall of Fame pitcher was on his way to becoming the all-time leader in Gold Glove awards, with 18...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 30 reads 0 comments

  14. Keuchel Beats Felix, Buehrle for 1st Career Gold Glove

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 13 reads 0 comments

  15. Improved Fielding Helped Lift Keuchel

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 38 reads 0 comments

  16. Houston Astros Offseason Tracker: Hottest Free Agency News, Trade Rumors

    While 2014 wasn't a banner year for Houston, the Astros showed significant improvement on the field, winning 70 games and not finishing in last place for the first time since 2010...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 7,476 reads 6 comments

  17. Astros Eager to Improve Club This Offseason

    With free agency set to start early next week, the Astros are already doing their homework in preparation of being active in the market, general manager Jeff Luhnow said...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 3,231 reads 3 comments

  18. Brad Peacock Undergoes Hip Surgery, May Miss Springtraining

    Astros right-hander Brad Peacock was bothered by hip problems at the end of the season and recently underwent surgery to remove bone spurs...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 383 reads 0 comments

  19. Astros Report: Potential Renovations at Minute Maid Might Nix Tal's Hill

    No earth will be moved soon at Minute Maid Park, but it's possible 2015 could be the last for the season for Tal's Hill...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 65 reads 0 comments

  20. Jesus Guzman Signs with Japanese Team

    Jesus Guzman opted for free agency after being dropped from the 40-man roster by the Astros and now the 30-year-old first baseman/outfielder has signed with the Hiroshima Carp of the Japanese League...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 98 reads 0 comments

  21. Astros Report: Fowler to Join Altuve for Japan Tour

    Dexter Fowler will join Jose Altuve in Japan for MLB 's All-Star series, which pits MLB All-Stars against Samurai Japan, Japan's national team, Nov. 11-20...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  22. Astros Have 90 Days to Find Spring Training Site

    The Astros and Nationals received an encouraging vote on funding for a new spring training facility in the West Palm Beach, Fla., area, but are now on the clock to find a site to build a new complex for the two teams...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 2 months ago 134 reads 0 comments

  23. Appel Dominates, Continues Scoreless Streak in AFL

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 188 reads 0 comments

  24. Astros Hire Former Mets Hitting Coach Dave Hudgens

    Houston rounded out new manager A.J. Hinch's coaching staff by adding Dave Hudgens as hitting coach, Gary Pettis as third base coach, and Rich Dauer as first base coach...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 107 reads 0 comments

  25. Rich Dauer to Join Astros as First Base Coach

    The Astros will name veteran coach Rich Dauer to be their infield and first base coach, according to people familiar with the hiring...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 2 months ago 73 reads 0 comments