4 hrs ago
Jays waste a great outing from J.A. Happ
To be fair, J.A. Happ has wasted some great offensive performances by the Jays. What goes around comes around.
19 hrs ago
Streaking Blue Jays outslugging foes
With players like Dioner Navarro wielding hot bats, Toronto's lineup looks strong even in the absence of any trade-deadline pickups.
23 hrs ago
Box W:A.Sanchez L:C.Qualls S:C.Janssen HR: TOR- D.Navarro , J.Bautista , N.Reimold 2 HOU- J.Singleton Toronto Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,Paul Emmel; First, Chris Conroy; Second, Jordan Baker; Third, Jerry Meals; - Jose Reyes singled to right.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Recap: Astros drop seesaw opener to Blue Jays 6-5
It was a game you can excuse the team for losing, if such a game exists. But it still stung.
Oakland Athletics vs Houston Astros - July 30, 2014Oakland Athletics...
JULY 30: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics throws to first base against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 30, 2014 in Houston, Texas.
Series Preview: Blue Jays Looking to Keep Astros Grounded
Jul 21, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Drew Hutchison loses control of the ball as he tries to throw out Boston Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez in the second inning at Rogers Centre.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Astros take confidence-booster into opener vs. Jays
Jarred Cosart will take the mound against the Blue Jays on Thursday at Minute Maid Park as the Astros attempt to build off their series victory over the American League-leading A's earlier this week.
Astros clobber A's; Keuchel goes distance for W
In at least one category, Dallas Keuchel is Clayton Kershaw's equal. For at least one three-game series, Houston was better than Oakland.
Knoxville News Sentinel
HOUSTON (AP) - It all fell apart for Oakland starter Jesse Chavez in a very brief span.
Chavez gave up a career-high three homers as the Houston Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the Oakland Athletics.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Samardzija, A's face Astros - Follow LIVE
Oakland Top 4th - Stephen Vogt lined out to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Derek Norris due up.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Carter leads Astros homer-happy win over Athletics
Houston Astros' Chris Carter hits a three-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game Monday, July 28, 2014, in Houston.
Astros, Feldman look to secure series win vs. A's
Jeff Samardzija and Scott Feldman will square off again on Tuesday when the Astros host the A's at Minute Maid Park.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Astros play longball in win over AL West leading Aa s
Chris Carter's 3-run home run in the 3rd inning gave the Astros a 3-2 lead. The SOS calls finally went through and the Astros' most powerful artillery arrived Monday, when the Astros ripped four home runs in a 7-3 win over the A's - three of them in a span of four batters in the sixth inning.
Astros Series Preview: Q&A with Ryan Dunsmore of The Crawfish Boxes
With the A's and Astros squaring off for three games, I asked Ryan Dunsmore of The Crawfish Boxes a few questions about his favorite team.
The Gloucester County Times
Hall of Fame weekend: Pete Rose, still banned but still beloved, talks baseball
A woman appearing to be her late 50s or early 60s looked like an awestruck kid waiting her turn to meet a baseball hero on Hall of Fame weekend.
Fish Bites: Tyler Kolek among Marlins' top 20 prospects
Miami Marlins first round draft pick Tyler Kolek joins Andrew Heaney as one of Miami's top 20 prospects.
Chavez set to keep stifling Astros in Houston
Brett Oberholtzer's bouncing between Triple-A and the Majors could be over. After starting the season with a 5.68 ERA in his first seven starts, Oberholtzer was sent to Oklahoma City.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Jones and Ozuna lead Marlins over Astros 4-2
Before leaving for a seven-game trip last on July 18, the Miami Marlins had won just once in their previous seven games.
Jose Altuve's latest effort was thrice as nice
Jose Altuve went 3-for-4 with a home run for his second consecutive three-hit game and his 46th multi-hit game of the season.
5 Houston Astros Prospects Who Could Be Called Up By August
The Houston Astros' future looks bright, owning a fine young club. With Jose Altuve and George Springer leading the way, Houston's roster also has young talent in Jon Singleton, Marwin Gonzalez and Robbie Grossman.