6 hrs ago
Injuries to Watch For
Howdy gang! Long time, no fanpost. Anyway, today, we'll be looking at a few players who are likely to miss some playing time in the near future.
10 hrs ago
Marin Independent Journal
Oakland A's second baseman Jed Lowrie still has soft spot for Houston Astros
Jed Lowrie will do everything possible to be in the lineup when the A's return to Houston for a three-game series beginning Friday night.
22 hrs ago
Climbing Tal's Hill
The Three J's Lead Astros To Series Win Over the Royals
The Astros have started to put together some good baseball over the last week. Tonight's game was just about as good as we could have asked for, with the Royals throwing their best hurler, James Shields , to attempt a series victory.
Wed May 22, 2013
Box W:J.Lyles L:J.Shields S:J.Veras HR: KAN- None HOU- J.Martinez Kansas City Top 1st - UMPIRES: Home,James Hoye; First, John Hirschbeck; Second, John Tumpane; Third, Jim Reynolds; - Chris Getz lined out to pitcher.
GOG 2013 #16 - Oakland A's @ Houston Lastros
The Astros have lost 16 games against AL West opponents - six of those losses were delivered by our very own Oakland Athletics.
Alvarez homers, Pittsburgh pitches past Houston
Jeff Locke fired seven shutout innings to outduel Lucas Harrell, while Pedro Alvarez's solo homer provided the only scoring in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 1-0 victory over the Houston Astros at PNC Park.
Dominguez helps Astros slip past Royals
Matt Dominguez launched a three-run home run in the fourth inning that proved to be the difference as the Houston Astros topped the Kansas City Royals, 6-5, in the opener of a three-game set from Minute Maid Park.
Tue May 21, 2013
Altuve leaves Boras to rejoin former agency
Astros second baseman Jose Altuve recently left agent Scott Boras and signed with Scott Pucino and Wil Polidor of Octagon -- the agency that originally represented him before he switched to Boras about a year ago.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas
Royals blow lead to worst team in league
HOUSTON Matt Dominguez hit a three-run homer and Jason Castro added a solo shot to give the Houston Astros a 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
Kings of Kauffman
Series Q&A with Climbing Tal's Hill
May 8, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve and right fielder Brandon Barnes celebrate defeating the Los Angeles Angels in the ninth inning at Minute Maid Park.
Climbing Tal's Hill
Recapping The Minors: Weekend Edition
A tough weekend for the organization, as just one team went over .500 this weekend.
Sun May 19, 2013
Game 44 Preview: Astros at Pirates
RHP Lucas Harrell vs. LHP Jeff Locke The Astros rebounded after captain collision ended game one, by actually taking the game in extra innings and winning.
Sat May 18, 2013
Pirates edged by Astros 4-2 in 11 innings
Jason Castro led off the 11th inning with a double and scored the go-ahead run on a close play at the plate as the Houston Astros topped the Pirates 4-2. Castro doubled off the top of the center-field fence against rookie reliever Bryan Morris , and Carlos Pena was intentionally walked one out later.
Astros edge Pirates 4-2 in 11 innings
Jason Castro led off the 11th inning with a double and scored the go-ahead run on a close play at the plate as the Houston Astros topped the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-2 on Saturday night.
Cubs' Matt Garza ready for his first start
Matt Garza is set to come off the disabled list and make his first start of the season for the Cubs on Tuesday against Pittsburgh.
Major League Baseball
Altuve to rejoin Astros on Saturday
All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve will rejoin the Astros on Saturday and be in the lineup against the Pirates after missing three games on the bereavement list following the death of his grandmother in Venezuela.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Miami Herald
Dropped fly ball gives Pirates 5-4 win over Astros
Jimmy Paredes dropped Russell Martin's bases-loaded fly ball when he collided with second baseman Jake Elmore with two outs in the ninth inning, the second missed catch by a Houston right fielder, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Astros 5-4 Friday night.
Thu May 16, 2013
Thursday's Three Astros Things
It's been a crazy week. Sorry if you've been having intermittent trouble accessing the site the past two days.
Wed May 15, 2013
The difference between the Miami Marlins and the Houston Astros is credibility
Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros are not doing well right now, but the future seems brighter than that of the Marlins'. - Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports The Miami Marlins tore down their roster last season and were chided for it.
Clemens impressing Astros in long-relief role
Paul Clemens had spent the majority of his Minor League career preparing to be a starting pitcher in the big leagues.