4 hrs ago
Deep Left Field
2013 Player Recap: Yan Gomes
Now that the 2013 season is complete, it's time to take a look back at the team and how each player performed on the field.
5 hrs ago
Recent Moves Begin Next Era in Astros Baseball
Within the last decade, the Houston Astros have been to a World Series , but 2005 seems more like 80 years ago than eight.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
MLB Power Rankings: Post-1st Month of Free Agency
We are now one month into the MLB offseason, and we have already seen a number of free agents get big money and one blockbuster trade between the Tigers and Rangers.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Houston Astros Should Be Desirable Team For Free Agents
There are many reasons why players become free agents. A couple of those reasons are desire to contend for a World Series or for playing time.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Jason Castro would be a great trade piece
It was reported earlier this month by Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com that the Astros could possibly be shopping their best player from 2013, All-Star catcher Jason Castro .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
TCB's MiLB Post-Season Awards: Craig Biggio Grittiness Award
Craig Biggio is the definition of grit, so it's only natural to name the award of which minor leaguer has the most grit after him.
Houston Astros Must Lock Up Catcher Jason Castro Soon
The longer the wait, the more Houston Astros nation worries. Jason Castro , the team MVP of 2013 and one of the few shining points of a team that broke the franchise record for futility for the third straight year, has yet to receive the contract extension many anticipated.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Houston Astros owner sues Comcast, NBC, ex-owner
Houston Astros owner Jim Crane has sued the team's former owner and a pair of media companies, alleging he's lost possibly hundreds of millions of dollars because they misrepresented the value Boston Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia, left, is tagged out by Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve during the sixth inning in Houston.
The Fantasy Top 5 for 2014: Houston Astros
Projections can and will change in the future based on player news, injury reports, team transactions, etc.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
What the Houston Astros Stand To Lose in Rule 5 Draft
In a system that is chock full of minor league talent, it's unavoidable that some may be lost to the Rule 5 draft.
Astros 40-man roster moves: Houston claims Ryan Jackson, removes Ely, J.D. Martinez
Houston made a trio of roster moves on Wednesday afternoon to set its 40-man roster before the Rule 5 draft.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Murphy Reportedly Heading to Cleveland
David Murphy #7 of the Texas Rangers is tagged out by Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros attempting to steal second base on Opening Day at Minute Maid Park.
Astros offseason: 5 most pivotal players
"To deal or not to deal?" That is ever the question for a Major League Baseball general manager, and the answer is rarely as simple as "yes" or "no" in regards to a given asset.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
2014 Minor League Keeper Thoughts: Houston Astros
The prospect staff at Fake Teams continues their fantasy prospect rankings and system reviews with an in-depth look at the Houston Astros The prospect staff here at Fake Teams will be taking an in-depth look at each major league organization, including our top 10 fantasy prospects, an overview of the organization's minor league system as a whole ... (more)
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Shin-Soo Choo Rumors: Updating Every Suitor's Odds of Landing Star Outfielder
Shin-Soo Choo has been anxiously awaiting this offseason since he switched to agent Scott Boras in February 2010.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Braves offseason trade options: AL West
This is the fourth in an 8-part series on the offseason options of the Atlanta Braves.
Climbing Tal's Hill
Player Profile: Jose Altuve
Jose Altuve is, without a doubt, the most recognized celebrity on the Astros current 40-man roster.