Stories tagged: Houston Astros
Wed., April 25, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
Mon., April 23, 2018, 10:36 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., April 19, 2018, 7:35 p.m.
Charlie Morton pitched seven innings of three-hit ball, Jose Altuve hit a three-run double and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 9-2 on Thursday.
Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings and the Houston Astros scored six runs in the seventh to beat the Seattle Mariners 7-1 on Wednesday night.
Tue., April 17, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
Lance McCullers Jr. matched his career high with 11 strikeouts over seven innings of one-hit ball, Brian McCann hit a tiebreaking two-run home run and the Houston Astros beat the …
UPDATED: Mon., April 16, 2018, 10:50 p.m.
James Paxton delivered six strong innings, Nelson Cruz took Dallas Keuchel deep and the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 2-1 on Monday night to end a six-game skid against …
Sun., April 1, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Jose Altuve and the Astros are set to celebrate their first World Series title when they play their home opener against Baltimore on Monday.
UPDATED: Mon., March 19, 2018, 10:04 a.m.
AL MVP Jose Altuve and the World Series champion Houston Astros have finalized a $163.5 million, seven-year contract that guarantees an additional $151 million over five seasons.
Fri., March 16, 2018, 6:59 p.m.
A person familiar with the negotiations says AL MVP Jose Altuve and the World Series champion Houston Astros have agreed to a contract that guarantees him an additional $151 million …
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 3:26 p.m.
Houston first baseman Yuli Gurriel has surgery on his left hand. Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow says he’s expected to miss the start of the season. When Gurriel returns, he’ll …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 25, 2018, 9:33 p.m.
A.J. Hinch was attempting to answer a question about what he likes best about George Springer when the Houston Astros manager was drowned out by a faraway but exuberant bellow.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 10:33 p.m.
World Series MVP George Springer and the Houston Astros avoided salary arbitration by agreeing Monday to a $24 million, two-year contract.
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
The Houston Astros already had two Cy Young winners on their staff. They’re hoping Gerrit Cole can make it three.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Houston Astros dynamo Jose Altuve has won the American League MVP award, towering over New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge by a wide margin. The 5-foot-6 Altuve drew 27 of …
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Houston’s Jose Altuve has been named outstanding player for the second straight season in Players Choice Awards balloting by the Major League Baseball Players Association. The Chicago Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 7:52 p.m.
World Series MVP George Springer planted the Houston Astros’ championship trophy at the front of a fire truck to a cheering crowd as the team began their victory parade Friday, …
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017
The NFL just got another big problem: baseball. It takes a long time for trend lines to cross. We may be talking about a 10- or 15-year process here. But …
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
When Carlos Beltran was 22 years old, he won the Rookie of the Year award after a sensational season with the Kansas City Royals in 1999.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 1, 2017, 10:07 p.m.
George Springer and the Houston Astros rocketed to the top of the baseball galaxy Wednesday night, winning the first World Series championship in franchise history by romping past the Los …
Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
Lance McCullers Jr. headed into Game 6 of the World Series not knowing whether he would be attempting to close out a championship on Tuesday night or starting Game 7 …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 31, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Chris Taylor, Corey Seager and the Los Angeles Dodgers sent this twist-and-turn World Series to Game 7, rallying against Justin Verlander to beat the Houston Astros 3-1 Tuesday night.
Mon., Oct. 30, 2017, 8:35 p.m.
An epic game. No, make that an instant classic.
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 29, 2017, 11:12 p.m.
Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros kept hammering away in a wild slugfest that no one saw coming, rallying against Clayton Kershaw and rocking the Los Angeles Dodgers …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Cody Bellinger lined a go-ahead double in the ninth inning, four Dodgers pitchers combined on a two-hitter and Los Angeles rallied past the Houston Astros 6-2 Saturday night to tie …
Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 3:49 p.m.
Yuli Gurriel will have to sit out for making a racist gesture toward Yu Darvish – but not during the World Series.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
The Houston Astros broke out their bats in a four-run second inning, beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 Friday night for a 2-1 World Series lead.
Fri., Oct. 27, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
Once mocked, now fashionable, those rainbow jerseys of the Houston Astros are back in full bloom at the World Series.
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Paul Daulong hopes the Houston Astros jersey his daughter gave him after Hurricane Harvey’s flooding devastated the family’s home will be a good luck charm as his beloved baseball team …
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 5:58 p.m.
Astros manager A.J. Hinch firmly said there was “no altercation” at a hotel in California this week at the World Series following a TMZ Sports report that he argued with …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 10:44 p.m.
George Springer hit a two-run drive in the 11th inning and the Houston Astros won a thrilling home run derby at Dodger Stadium, beating Los Angeles 7-6 Wednesday night to …