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Mariners end skid on Seager's late homer
Kyle Seager's three-run walk-off homer in the bottom of the ninth inning allowed the Seattle Mariners to snap an eight- game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Houston Astros.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
Scott Feldman's Move To DL Makes Houston Astros' Rotation Vulnerable
Scott Feldman was leading the majors in ERA until his most recent start. But even after that start, he's still rocking a 2-1 record with a 1.69 ERA and only 16 hits in 26.2 innings.
The News Tribune
Recap: Seattle vs. Houston
Matt Dominguez and Marc Krauss both homered and Dallas Keuchel held Seattle to two runs in six innings as the Houston Astros took the opener of a three-game set from the Mariners, 7-2, on Monday.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Series Preview: Astros at Mariners, April 21-23, 2014
A losing streak will come to an end tonight. The question is, will it be the Mariners' six-game slide or the Astros' seven-game noisedive? Both teams hoped to improve upon their 2013 campaigns in different ways, M's with big money free agents and the Astros will "smart" signing, trades, and call-ups.
Defending Bo Porter
Why Bo Porter's involvement in last night's Lowrie altercation was more of a response and defenes of his own team than the "unwritten rules" of baseball.
The Miami Herald
Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.
Box W:J.Chavez L:B.Peacock S:L.Gregerson HR: HOU- M.Gonzalez OAK- J.Donaldson Houston Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Andy Fletcher; First, Seth Buckminster; Second, Mike Muchlinski; Third, Mike Winters; - Jose Altuve pop double to second.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Felix seeks fourth win in series opener vs. Astros
The Astros have already had their fair share of tough pitching assignments so far this season, having faced CC Sabathia, Hiroki Kuroda, Jered Weaver, Yu Darvish, Mark Buehrle, R.A. Dickey and Sonny Gray, to name a few.
Chavez Gets 1st Win, A's Complete Sweep of Astros
Josh Donaldson homered and doubled twice to back another solid start by Jesse Chavez, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 4-1 on Sunday to complete a series sweep.
Dexter Fowlera s mentor, Barry Bonds, visits Astrosa clubhouse in Oakland
Astros center fielder Dexter Fowler is trying to get back on track with the help of the home-run king.
Super Sunday Astros Crawfish Boil - April 20, 2014
It's been an interesting April to say the least for the Astros, let's take a look at some the stories surrounding the teams.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Reddick Gives A's Walk-Off 4-3 Victory Over the Houston Astros
Following the A's 11-3 drubbing of the Houston Astros Friday night, the two teams faced off again Saturday in front of a packed house of 33,166 fans hoping to see the American League best Oakland A's improve on their record.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
A's come out swinging to beat Astros 11-3
Oakland Athletics pitcher Sonny Gray works against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 18, 2014, in Oakland, Calif.
Northern Michigan News
Astros fall behind early, lose to A's 11-3
Angered by Jed Lowrie's bunt attempt in the first inning of Oakland's 11-3 victory Friday night, Porter left the dugout after Lowrie's flyball in the third and began yelling at the shortstop.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Series Preview: Astros at Athletics, April 18-20, 2014
The Astros have dropped eight of their last ten. The reason for this is pretty clear, mental mistakes and the offense.
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.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Climbing Tal's Hill
Houston Astros Fall Thanks to Faulty Bullpen
The night started off with lots of optimism and excitement. Two first inning singles by Omar Infante and Eric Hosmer then brought down everyone's mood.
George Springer surprise proves beyond a doubt the Astros actually care about winning right now
Houston Astros owner Jim Crane's insisted he is concerned with winning this season and the George Springer move seems to have his influence all over it.
Box W:Y.Ventura L:L.Harrell S:G.Holland HR: KAN- O.Infante HOU- C.Corporan Kansas City Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Dale Scott; First, Ron Kulpa; Second, CB Bucknor; Third, Hal Gibson III; - Norichika Aoki grounded out short to first.
Kansas City Royals
Guthrie set to face Astros, seeking third win
The two American League foes are near the bottom of most offensive categories this season, but there's also been some sterling pitching propping the clubs up as they prepare to tango for the second round of a three-game set on Wednesday in Minute Maid Park.