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UPDATED: Sun., June 4, 2017, 8:37 p.m.

MLB Capsules: Astros beat Rangers, push win streak to 10

George Springer hit two of Houston’s four home runs and the Astros matched their state rival for the longest winning streak in the major leagues this season at 10 games, …

Baseball capsules: Houston Astros win ninth consecutive game, improve to 40-16

Carlos Beltran had three hits and drove in three runs Saturday as the Houston Astros extended their major league-best winning streak to nine with a 6-5 win over the Texas …

MLB Capsules: Dallas Keuchel earns MLB leading ninth win as Astros top Rangers

Unbeaten lefty Dallas Keuchel earned his major league-leading ninth win, pitching six scoreless innings as the Houston Astros beat the Texas Rangers 7-1 after a long rain delay Friday night …

Hinch not surprised by Astros success, but looking for more

The Houston Astros have the best record in baseball and their best start in franchise history. Surprising? Not for the manager A.J. Hinch and these unflappable Astros.

Baseball Capsules: Astros, off to best start in team history, defeat Yankees

Brian McCann hit a three-run homer against his former team and Lance McCullers Jr. pitched four-hit ball over six shutout innings to lead the Houston Astros past the host New …

UPDATED: Wed., April 12, 2017, 11:50 p.m.

Seattle Mariners fall to Houston Astros after building 5-0 lead

Jose Altuve hit three singles and drew two walks, helping the Houston Astros overcome an early five-run deficit and rally past the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Wednesday night.

Mariners Pregame: M’s recall Evan Marshall; lineups and starter matchup

The Seattle Mariners face the Houston Astros in the finale of a three-game series, hoping for their first series win of the young season.

UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 6:24 p.m.

Mariners Log: Astros post season-high hit total and down M’s

The Houston Astros recorded a season-high 14 hits and generated a four-run sixth inning to down the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Tuesday in Seattle in the second of a three-game …

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:21 p.m.

John Blanchette: Seeds of discontent present during M’s win in home opener

Think of it this way: as customer incentivizing goes, the Seattle Mariners have not yet dipped to United Airlines levels.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 10:17 p.m.

Mariners win home opener as Paxton dominates Astros again

James Paxton shut down Houston for the second time in a week, pitching seven innings of four-hit ball and leading the Seattle Mariners to a 6-0 win over the Astros …

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 5:55 p.m.

Mariners Log: James Paxton goes seven scoreless in home opener win

James Paxton was sublime, the offense showed for the home opener and the Seattle Mariners beat the Houston Astros 6-0 at Safeco Field on Monday.

Mariners Pregame: Home opener (finally); lineups and starter matchup

The Seattle Mariners try to put in the rear view mirror a dismal 1-6 opening road trip with the festivities and pageantry of the home opener.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 2:12 p.m.

Mariners notes: Paxton confident heading into home opener

It’s a confident James Paxton who will take the mound at 2:10 p.m. Monday when Mariners open their home schedule against the Houston Astros at Safeco Field.

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 10:48 p.m.

Mariners beat Astros for first win as Dyson and Segura deliver in ninth

Mariners avoid four-game sweep in Houston by scoring two runs in the ninth inning. Edwin Diaz closes out a victory for Dan Altavilla.

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 9:09 p.m.

Mariners Log: M’s push two across in ninth off Astros closer for first win

The Seattle Mariners broke through for a multi-run ninth inning against Houston Astros closer Ken Giles in a 4-2 victory for the M’s first win of the season on Thursday …

UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 3:48 p.m.

Mariners Pregame: Tony Zych to Tacoma on rehab; lineups and starters matchup

The Seattle Mariners try to finally break into the win column on Thursday in the last of a four-game opening series against the Houston Astros. After the game, the team …

Mariners Noon Number: 27

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.

George Springer’s HR in 13th gives Astros 5-3 win over Mariners

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.

Mariners Log: George Springer homers in 13th, Mariners lose third straight to Astros

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 …

Mariners Pregame: Felix Hernandez given go-ahead, lineups and starters matchup

The Seattle Mariners finally scratched out a run on Tuesday after 12

UPDATED: Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:04 p.m.

Mariners suffer another punchless effort and another loss to Astros

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.

Mariners Log: Offense silenced second consecutive day by Astros pitching

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 …

Mariners Noon Number: 7

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 blanked by Astros on Opening Day, Felix Hernandez exits after five innings

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.

Mariners Log: M’s shut out by Astros, Felix Hernandez leaves early with injury

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 …

Mariners set lineup, prepare for Monday’s opener in Houston

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 …

Carols Beltran’s ability in left could free space for Houston at DH

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 …

Lance McCullers sharp in Astros tuneup, back from elbow injury

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 …

Former Cards exec said to accuse Astros in hacking case

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. …

AP source: Carlos Beltran reaches deal with Astros, $16M for 1 year

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 …