1. Astros Call Up Pitcher Vincent Velasquez

    HOUSTON -- With their bullpen having thrown nine innings the previous two nights, the Astros on Thursday called up rookie right-hander Vincent Velasquez from Double-A Corpus Christi for his third stint with the club...

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  2. George Springer Swinging, but Not at a Baseball for Now

    George Springer has been swinging a fungo bat in the cage but is unlikely to take standard batting practice (indoor or outdoor) before the Astros ' six-game, seven-day road trip through New York and Minnesota next week...

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  3. Gomez Trying to Correct His Posture at Plate

    Carlos Gomez said he caught the flu a couple days ago and it left him weak with a fever. He was well enough to return to the lineup Thursday, batting fifth in center field, after sitting out Wednesday...

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  4. Lineup: Gomez (Illness) Returns Thurs.

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  5. Correa: 'Why Would They Walk Me? I'm Only 20'

    "Why would they walk me?" Correa said following the game. "I'm only 20 years old. They should try to pitch to me...

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  6. Astros Need Gomez to Get Hot and Fuel Playoff Push in September

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  7. Video: Correa Gives Astros 3rd Walk-Off Win in Last 4 Games

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  8. Correa: 'Why Would They Walk Me? I'm Only 20'

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  9. Astros of Carlos Gomez Dealing with Illness

    Astros outfielder Carlos Gomez was not in Wednesday's lineup because of an illness, reports the Houston Chronicle...

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  10. Astros Shuffle Rotation to Make Room for McCullers

    The Astros will call up pitcher Lance McCullers in order to start Sunday's game against the Dodgers , the team announced...

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  11. Gonzalez's HR in 10th Gives Astros 3-2 Win over Rays

    HOUSTON -- Marwin Gonzalez had three hits and his 10th-inning leadoff homer lifted the Houston Astros to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night.....

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  12. Correa Told by A.J. Hinch to Tone Down Celebrations After Tackle of Altuve

    Houston Astros phenom Carlos Correa's celebrated debut in the majors has largely matched the hype, but on Monday, he was summoned to the manager's office for some correction...

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  13. Correa Talks JJ Watt, Form Tackling and Jose Altuve

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  14. Marwin Gonzalez Not Letting Part-Time Status Prevent Him from Helping

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  15. Astros' Springer Relieved to Resume Baseball Activities

    The Houston Astros have had to make do without dynamic outfielder George Springer since early July as he dealt with a fractured right wrist, but he's getting closer to returning to action...

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  16. Altuve Comes Up Big Again vs. Tigers

    Jose Altuve's first-pitch line drive to center field never had a chance to be caught and the second baseman was mobbed in shallow center as the Astros walked off to win the rubber match against the Tigers , 6-5, Sunday afternoon at Minute Maid Park...

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  17. Detroit Tigers Upend Astros with 3-Run 11th

    After the Tigers gave up a one-run lead in the ninth, they struck Astros reliever Pat Neshek for four hits and three runs in the 11th inning -- highlighted by Victor Martinez's ...

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  18. Victor Martinez Has RBI Double in 3-Run 11th for Tigers

    Victor Martinez hit a tiebreaking RBI double in a three-run 11th and the Detroit Tigers beat the Houston Astros 4-2 Saturday night...

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  19. Jed Lowrie Gets Green Light to Swing at 3-0

    HOUSTON -- Tigers starter Alfredo Simon had thrown seven straight balls to begin the Astros ' 5-1 win on Friday in what was headed to be a disastrous first inning...

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  20. Keuchel Extends His Home Winning Streak to 12 as Astros Take Down Tigers 5-1

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  21. Keuchel's 14th Win Helps Astros to 5-1 Win over DET

    HOUSTON -- After a difficult road trip, the Houston Astros were happy to get back home and return to their winning ways.....

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  22. Astros' George Springer Cleared for Baseball Activities

    Astros right fielder George Springer, who has been out since suffering a fractured right wrist July 1, was cleared to resume some baseball activities Friday morning...

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  23. Gomez Returns vs. Tigers After Missing 1 Game

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  24. Houston Astros: What to Do with Chris Carter?

    The only thing that kept Astros fans from wanting Chris Carter out of the lineup (for good) early on, was the thought that just maybe he could be a second-half wonder once again. His abysmal ...

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  25. Houston Astros: Lance McCullers Could Return Sometime This Homestand

    After a nightmarish outing while visiting the Texas Rangers , rookie right-hander Lance McCullers was optioned to Double-A Corpus Christi Hooks on Aug. 3 to give him a bit of a reality check...

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