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3 hrs ago | Rant Sports

Houston Astros' Offense Completely Dead At All The Wrong Times

It's no secret that the Houston Astros are incredibly feeble in just about every single offensive category save home runs.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Marc Krauss

9 hrs ago | The Fresno Bee

Chavez gets 1st win, A's complete sweep of Astros

Jed Lowrie and Eric Sogard added two hits apiece for the A's, who have won 11 of 13. Oakland has the best record in the American League despite a shaky defense that committed its AL-leading 19th error.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Josh Donaldson, Eric Sogard, Sean Doolittle, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball

Sat Apr 19, 2014

SFGate

Ex-Stanford catcher Castro says his Astros are progressing

This is a 2012 photo of Scott Cousins of the Miami Marlins baseball team. This image reflects the Marlins active roster as of Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, when this image was taken.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Scott Cousins, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Ian Desmond, American League, Brett Myers

CBS Sports

Start and sit hitters for Week 4

Though normally in Fantasy Baseball, you'd start your best players every week regardless of matchups, in those weeks when you do need a fill-in, whether because of injuries or the total collapse of a trusted starter, Scott White is here to help.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Reyes, Devin Mesoraco, Yan Gomes, Dillon Gee, Allen Craig

Austin American-Statesman

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Box W:S.Gray L:J.Cosart HR: HOU- None OAK- C.Crisp , A.Callaspo , Y.Cespedes , J.Reddick Houston Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Mike Muchlinski; First, Mike Winters; Second, Andy Fletcher; Third, Seth Buckminster; - Jose Altuve flied out to right.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Marc Krauss, Yoenis Cespedes, L.J Hoes, Jonathan Villar

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Astros fall behind early, lose to A's 11-3

Houston Astros' Jarred Cosart waits on the mound prior to being removed from the baseball game against the Oakland Athletics by manager Bo Porter, left, in the first inning Friday, April 18, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Altuve, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jarred Cosart, Paul Clemens, Jonathan Villar

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sports Network

Royals edge Astros in 11 innings

Mike Moustakas led off the 11th inning with a home run to boost the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Mike Moustakas, Jarrod Dyson, Eric Hosmer

The Wichita Eagle

James Shields strikes out 12 as Royals sweep Astros

Six batters later, third baseman Matt Dominguez stared at a 90-mph fastball at the knees, and Shields had his seventh strikeout in a row.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Billy Butler, Alcides Escobar

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Kansas City Royals

Shields gets the nod as Royals shift starting rotation

Feldman, who will start Thursday's series finale against the Royals at Minute Maid Park, has been one of the best pitchers in the American League so far, going 2-0 with a 0.44 ERA in three starts.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, American League, Major League Baseball, Carlos Corporan, Bruce Chen, Kansas City Royals

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The News Tribune

Homer by Moustakas lifts Royals over Astros 6-4

Moustakas has been off to a tough start this season and was hitting .098 before his solo shot to the seats in right field off Jerome Williams to lead off the 11th.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer

The Capital-Journal

Mike Moustakas' solo shot in 11th lifts Royals over Astros

Kansas City Royals' Mike Moustakas is welcomed back to the dugout by Salvador Perez and Eric Hosmer after hitting a solo homer against the Houston Astros in the 11th inning of their game Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Greg Holland, Danny Duffy, Eric Hosmer

The Jackson Sun

Springer brings power/speed combination to the majors

Earlier than many expected but later than he probably deserved, outfielder George Springer is on his way to the majors.

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Crawfish Boxes

Series Preview: Astros vs. Royals, April 15-17, 2014

When a team that focuses for the most part on homegrown talents come to town it kind of feels like a measuring stick for the Astros .

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Altuve, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, James Shields, Alex Gordon

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The State

Royals down Astros 4-2

Ventura , an elite prospect with a 100 mph fastball, allowed four hits and one earned run with seven strikeouts in seven innings - both career highs - in his fifth major league start.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Eric Hosmer, Yordano Ventura, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Houston Astros

The Washington Post

Royals down Astros 4-2

Kansas City Royals' Yordano Ventura delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Greg Holland, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals, Houston Astros, Yordano Ventura

Houston Chronicle

Jason Castro to DH in Astros-Royals series opener

Astros catcher Jason Castro returned to the lineup as the designated hitter Tuesday after sitting out Sunday with a bruised right big toe, which he hurt Saturday when he was hit by a pitch from Rangers righthander Tanner Scheppers.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Rant Sports

MLB Trade Rumors: 5 Houston Astros on the Block in 2014

If we are talking about players on the Houston Astros who could be on the trading block, being honest with ourselves would involve putting nearly everyone on the team there.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Houston Astros

Astros showing efficiency on bases

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Fantasy CPR

Daily Fantasy Baseball: DraftKings Lineups for Saturday, April 12th

I made sure to bring you a nice little lineup card to make Saturday night's games a little more exciting.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Alex Wood, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Yovani Gallardo, Tanner Scheppers, Chris Davis

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Rangers can't find enough late-inning magic, fall to Astros 5-4

Michael Choice's first career home run tied Saturday's game in the ninth inning, but a Jose Altuve sacrifice fly in the tenth inning put the Astros in front for good in a 6-5 extra-inning victory over the Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

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Related Topix: Sports, Mitch Moreland, Baseball Players, Jose Altuve, Michael Choice, Kevin Chapman, Robbie Grossman

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