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Altuve in position for Ichiro-like season
Astros second baseman Jose Altuve enters the final month of the season leading the American League in hits, batting average and stolen bases, giving him a chance to become the first player to lead his league in those three categories since Ichiro Suzuki in 2001.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Astros, Rangers to resume tussle for Silver Boot
There is at least one thing the Rangers have prided themselves on since 2007, and that's their possession of the Silver Boot.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Chad Qualls claimed, Scott Feldman clears waivers: A brief Q&A on August trades
After reading a particularly uniformed column criticizing the Astros for putting Chad Qualls and Scott Feldman through waivers, it's time to do a quick question and answer session about this whole process.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Improving Carter turning into a force
He's friendly and approachable, and he usually has a grin on his face. Carter's actions when moving around the clubhouse are equally as understated when he walks with a slow purpose.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Major League Baseball
Altuve, Astros capitalize on overturned call in rout
As the media filed into the cramped space that was manager Bo Porter's office for the Astros' four-day stay at Fenway Park, the muffled shouts of bench coach Dave Trembley could be heard on the other side of the door.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
1999: Big Mac held back
In 1998, the Cardinals visited the Mets in mid-August as excitement about Mark McGwire's record home run pace hit a fever pitch.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Game 122 Preview: Houston Astros at Boston Red Sox
RHP Scott Feldman vs. RHP Allen Webster Welcome to another installment of the Jeff Bagwell memorial classic, between the Houston Astros and the Boston Red Sox.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
BAR 8.12.14: 1994 the Bo Jackson of MLB seasons
BAR 8.12.14: 1994 the Bo Jackson of MLB seasons 20 years ago today, the Reds were in first place, but there was no playoffs for Cincinnati -- or any other team.
MLB Strike 1994: Looking at where the Astros sat before the stoppage
Twenty years after baseball's strike scuttled a season, let's take a look back at the Astros of 1994.