1. Doug Fister to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Doug Fister is fresh off arguably the most difficult season of his career, and he is ready to change directions...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 12,074 reads 31 comments

  2. Jose Rosario, Astros Pitcher, Dies at 20

    The Houston Astros announced Monday that minor league pitcher Jose Rosario died in a motorcycle accident Sunday night in the Dominican Republic...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 226,477 reads 30 comments

  3. Carlos Correa Isn't Fazed by NYC Blizzard, Plays Baseball in the Snow

    A little snow couldn't keep Carlos Correa from America's pastime. Not even a lot of snow—like the "up to 30 inches" kind—could...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 27,226 reads 27 comments

  4. Carlos Sierra to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros have outraced the competition to land Carlos Sierra. Jesse Sanchez of MLB .com reported the Cuban flamethrower has agreed to sign with Houston, though terms of the deal have not been disclosed...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 9 months ago 22,242 reads 25 comments

  5. George Springer Should Be Untouchable in Astros' Trade Plans

    The term “untouchable” is always relative, and the parameters of it depend on the organization and front office that hold said player who might be off limits in trade discussions...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 9 months ago 15,390 reads 36 comments

  6. Tony Sipp to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros reportedly reached an agreement Thursday to re-sign relief pitcher Tony Sipp on a three-year, $18 million deal. Brian McTaggart of MLB .com first reported an agreement was in place pending an official physical...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 4,034 reads 19 comments

  7. Reported Ken Giles Trade Adds Another Elite Talent to Astros' Youthful Contender

    The Houston Astros have reportedly acquired a piece that bolsters their youthful core and keeps them in line as a World Series contender r ight now, and maybe over the next couple of years...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 10 months ago 7,766 reads 21 comments

  8. Soft-Tossing Dallas Keuchel a Deserving Cy Young Winner in Hard-Throwing Times

    As a finesse left-hander whose average fastball doesn't even crack 90 miles per hour, Dallas Keuchel has no business winning a Cy Young in this day and age. But while we're on the topic, you'll never guess what Keuchel won Wednesday...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 8,136 reads 15 comments

  9. Carlos Correa Already in Fast Lane to Becoming MLB's Best Shortstop

    The Houston Astros stunned Major League Baseball when they drafted shortstop Carlos Correa with the first overall pick in 2012...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 11 months ago 9,931 reads 31 comments

  10. Colby Rasmus Accepts Astros' Qualifying Offer: Latest Contract Details, Reaction

    Colby Rasmus reignited his career as a member of the Houston Astros in 2015, so it's no surprise that the 29-year-old has decided to extend his stay with the franchise as the team confirmed on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 13,173 reads 24 comments

  11. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Houston Astros

    It's not the ending anyone in Houston wanted, but there's no shame in losing the American League Championship Series to Kansas City in five games. Especially when your future is as bright as it is for the Astros, a team that wasn't supposed to be here...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 12 months ago 17,550 reads 53 comments

  12. Astros vs. Royals: Last-Minute News and Predictions for ALDS Game 5

    With Game 5 of the American League Division Series between the Houston Astros and Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium fast approaching, it’s time to take a look at the latest news surrounding the win-or-go-home matchup...

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 12 months ago 3,838 reads 0 comments

  13. Astros in Familiar Must-Win Territory After Blown Opportunity in Game 4

    For a few minutes, it looked like the Houston Astros were going to win Game 4 of the American League Division Series in a romp, which would've pushed them one step closer to the World Series...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 months ago 11,966 reads 57 comments

  14. 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 12 months ago 26,542 reads 49 comments

  15. 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 12 months ago 8,622 reads 35 comments

  16. 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 12 months ago 16,731 reads 40 comments

  17. 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 12 months ago 3,476 reads 13 comments

  18. 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 12 months ago 26,547 reads 45 comments

  19. 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 12 months ago 13,762 reads 31 comments

  20. 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 12 months ago 22,840 reads 31 comments