1. Astros Mixing and Matching in Hopes of Increasing Production from First Base

    Just in case there's any doubt, the starting job at first base has become somewhat of a revolving door with the Astros . Marwin Gonzalez started at first on Tuesday, one day after Luis Valbuena started at first...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 27 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  2. FanGraphs: Astros Have Altered Their Fate

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  3. Gomez on New Teammates: 'Those Guys Make Me Feel Sexy'

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  4. Singleton Returns After Demotion by Astros

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  5. Believe the Hype: Carlos Correa Is Already a Superstar

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  6. McCullers Optioned After Nightmare Outing

    Astros rookie right-hander Lance McCullers had his toughest start as a big-leaguer in Monday's 12-9 loss to the Rangers . McCullers was able to just one out in the first inning before being taken out of the game...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 27 days ago 26 reads 0 comments

  7. Astros' Comeback Fails vs. Rangers After Falling Behind

    The game started out on a really good note. Jose Altuve started the offense off with an infield single, and came home on a home run Carlos Correa hit off the left field foul pole...

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  8. McCullers Roughed Up as Astros Drop Series Opener

    ARLINGTON – Fans were still settling into their seats at Globe Life Park on Monday night when the Rangers knocked rookie righthander Lance McCullers out of the contest in the bottom the first inning Monday night...

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  9. McCullers Optioned, Straily Recalled

    Following tonight's game, the # Astros recalled Dan Straily who will start tomorrow at Rangers . Lance McCullers optioned...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 27 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. McHugh Turns in Solid Start as Astros Stay Hot at Home, Take Series from ARZ

    It was a routine Sunday at Minute Maid Park. Collin McHugh had a solid outing. Evan Gattis hit a 385-foot home run. Carlos Correa made a play worthy of a 20-year veteran. Carlos Gomez felt sexy...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 29 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  11. Astros Primed for Present and Future Success

    HOUSTON -- If A.J. Hinch is developing a common theme in this, his first season as Astros manager, it is his unwillingness to consider one game or series more significant than the myriad others on the schedule...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 29 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  12. Conger, Correa Both Hit 2 Homers as Astros Down D-Backs

    Hank Conger hit two homers, including his first career grand slam, and rookie Carlos Correa also homered twice to help the Houston Astros to a 9-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night...

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  13. Conger's Grand Slam

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  14. D-Backs Feast off of Neshek in 10th

    One night after Jason Castro's dramatic walk-off home run against the Angels , the Astros were forced to watch another team celebrate late heroics at Minute Maid Park...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  15. Astros Can't Complete Comeback vs. ARI

    HOUSTON -- Welington Castillo and Jake Lamb launched back-to-back homers off reliever Pat Neshek to start the 10th inning and send the D-backs to a 6-4 win over the Astros in the series opener Friday night at Minute Maid Park...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 1 month ago 6 reads 0 comments

  16. Luhnow Satisfied with Deadline Deals, Although He Also Sought Bullpen Depth

    The Astros made a run at two of the top closers on the market, Aroldis Chapman of the Reds and Craig Kimbrel of the Padres on Friday, but neither pitcher was dealt and the Astros made no moves as the non-waiver trading deadline passed at 3 p...

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  17. Gomez Batting 2nd Tonight vs. D-Backs

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  18. Houston Astros May Be Division Favorite After Acquiring Carlos Gomez

    Two seasons ago, the Houston Astros lost 111 games. Now they're in fantastic position to win the AL West title after making their second big deal before the trade deadline...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 41 reads 0 comments

  19. Astros' A.J. Hinch First Managed with D-Backs

    The calculated, cerebral facets of running an organization -- building a roster, mingling in a front office -- appeal to Astros manager A.J. Hinch, a Stanford graduate with a psychology degree...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 15 reads 0 comments

  20. Astros' Jon Singleton to Be Optioned to Make Room for Carlos Gomez

    Jon Singleton is to be optioned Friday to make room for Carlos Gomez on the 25-man roster. It's unknown, though, what the roster move for Mike Fiers, the righty pitcher, will be, or whether Fiers will report Friday and be activated right away...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 70 reads 0 comments

  21. Jason Castro's Walkoff Three-Run Homer in 9th Powers to Sweep of Angels

    With the crowd dancing throughout Minute Maid Park, Jason Castro jogged toward home, tossed his helmet in the air, and ventured into the mob of Astros teammates surrounding the plate Thursday night...

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  22. Castro's Walk-off HR Gives Astros 3-0 Win over Angels

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  23. Castro's Walk-off Homer

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  24. Hinch Will Ease Lowrie Back into Full Action

    HOUSTON -- The return of Jed Lowrie to a jumbled Astros infield will be a gradual one, according to manager A.J. Hinch, who will try to balance four first basemen jockeying for playing time now that Lowrie occupies third...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 186 reads 0 comments

  25. Astros' Carlos Gomez Blockbuster Sees MLB Balance of Power Shift Closer to AL

    That sound you heard as the MLB trade deadline approaches? That was the balance of power shifting perceptibly toward the American League . We've still got time for more twists and seismic upheavals before Friday's 4 p...

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