Stories tagged: Houston Astros
Thu., April 6, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
The Seattle Mariners are 1 for 27 with runners in scoring position in their first three games, all losses to the Houston Astros. Wednesday night’s 5-3 loss was particularly egregious.
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Mariners fall to 0-3 after blowing leads of 2-0 and 3-2. James Paxton pitches six shutout innings; Mariners take lead in 13th on four walks before it slips away.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
George Springer launched a three-run home run in the bottom of the 13th inning off rookie Chase De Jong – the last man in the bullpen – and the Seattle …
Wed., April 5, 2017, 5:06 p.m.
The Seattle Mariners finally scratched out a run on Tuesday after 12
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:04 p.m.
Mariners have scored just one run in two games and, no surprise, find themselves at 0-2. Houston beats Hisashi Iwakuma on home runs by Brian McCann and Marwin Gonzalez.
UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 8:44 p.m.
Much like Opening Day, the Houston Astros took advantage of good pitching and solo home runs. Lance McCullers Jr took care of the pitching, Brian McCann and Marwin Gonzalez homered …
Tue., April 4, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
In the Seattle Mariners’ opening day 3-0 loss to the Houston Astros, the M’s left seven runners on base and went 0 for 4 with runners in scoring position.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 9:13 p.m.
Mariners’ new-look lineup offers little resistance against Houston ace Dallas Keuchel. Astros get homers from George Springer and Carlos Correa in winning season opener.
UPDATED: Mon., April 3, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
The Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 3-0 in the 2017 season opener on Monday in Houston. In a potentially bigger development than the opening day loss, starter Felix Hernandez …
Sun., April 2, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
It’s no surprise, but shortstop Jean Segura will bat leadoff Monday for the Mariners in their season opener, manager Scott Servais effectively confirmed prior to Sunday’s workout at Minute Maid …
Tue., March 21, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
What designated hitter Carlos Beltran can do defensively this season will have a direct impact on what manager A.J. Hinch can try offensively. Beltran turns 40 in the first month …
Sat., March 4, 2017, 6:35 p.m.
Houston Astros right-hander Lance McCullers is off to a nice start in spring training after looking sharp in a simulated game. He’s working his way back from an elbow strain …
Tue., Jan. 31, 2017, 8:17 p.m.
A statement on a Twitter account attributed to a former Cardinals scouting executive convicted of hacking into the Astros’ computer system said Houston had earlier “unauthorized access” into the St. …
Sat., Dec. 3, 2016, 5:20 p.m.
Former Spokane Indians outfielder Carlos Beltran is headed back to Houston, hoping his 20th season in the majors could bring him – and the Astros – a most elusive World …
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 9:02 p.m.
The New York Yankees traded veteran catcher Brian McCann and $11 million to the Houston Astros on Thursday for a pair of young minor league pitchers. Houston sent right-handers Albert …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
Robinson Cano hit a three-run homer in the first inning, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 12-4 Wednesday to keep pressure on the other A.L. wild-card contenders.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:55 p.m.
George Springer had three hits, including a two-run double during a six-run sixth inning, and the Houston Astros beat the Seattle Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday night.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016, 11:08 p.m.
Robinson Cano’s two-out homer in the 11th inning, his second of the game, rescued the Mariners by lifting them to a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Monda night …
Sun., Sept. 18, 2016, 11:13 p.m.
Seth Smith hit a pair of home runs and drove in four runs to back a solid outing by Ariel Miranda and the Seattle Mariners remained in the thick of …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:51 p.m.
Yuli Gurriel hit a two-run single and Mike Fiers pitched six scoreless innings to lead the Houston Astros to a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night.
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
After eight straight victories, the Mariners were probably due for a clunker Friday night — and, boy, this sure qualifies: a 6-0 loss to the Houston Astros at Safeco Field. …
Sun., July 17, 2016, 11:57 p.m.
Jose Altuve homered among his four hits and drove in three runs, Collin McHugh escaped a pair of bases-loaded jams to pitch six scoreless innings, and the Houston Astros beat …
Sat., July 16, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Hisashi Iwakuma limited Houston to two hits in seven innings, Robinson Cano provided the only scoring with a RBI single in the sixth and the Seattle Mariners beat the Astros …
Fri., July 15, 2016, 11:30 p.m.
That kick-start the Mariners were seeking Friday when they returned from a four-day break for the All-Star Game turned instead into a kick in the pants. Their pants.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 10:52 p.m.
Carlos Gomez had three RBIs and finished a home run shy of the cycle and Luis Valbuena hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning to help the Houston …
Tue., July 5, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
Luis Valbuena hit a solo homer and Colby Rasmus and rookie A.J. Reed added two-run shots in the fourth inning to back up a solid start by Dallas Keuchel and …
Mon., July 4, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
Lance McCullers struck out 10 in seven strong innings and George Springer homered for the second straight day to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners …
Sat., May 7, 2016, 11:25 p.m.
Robinson Cano homered early off Dallas Keuchel, then connected for a tiebreaking shot in the 10th inning Saturday night that led the Seattle Mariners over the Houston Astros 3-2.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 6:43 p.m.
Doug Fister was impressed by what he perceived as the Houston Astros’ will to win.
Sat., Dec. 12, 2015, 6:53 p.m.
Closer Ken Giles was traded from the Phillies to the Houston Astros as part of a seven-player deal that sent former No. 1 overall draft pick Mark Appel to Philadelphia.