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2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

George Springer Injury: Updates on Astros Star's Quad and Return

It would be hard to have a worse week than the Houston Astros, who are now going to be without their best player for at least the next two weeks.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, George Springer, Major League Baseball, Marc Krauss, Jose Abreu

6 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

Wednesday's Three Astros Things

This is just an excellent article from Nick Faleris at Baseball Prospectus on the Aiken negotiations.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

8 hrs ago | The Willits News

Oakland A's can't shake Houston Astros, lose in 12 innings

As good as the A's have been, gaining ground on the Los Angeles Angels has proved to be quite problematic for them for nearly two weeks now.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Oakland Athletics, L.J Hoes

8 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

Chris Carter's hot July: What changed for the Astros slugger?

The hottest Astro in the month of July isn't Jose Altuve. Don't get me wrong. El Escorpion is still on fire.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

8 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Homer in 12th inning lifts Astros past A's

JULY 22: Enrique Hernandez #6 of the Houston Astros is unable to catch a fly ball in front of Robbie Grossman #19 hit off the bat of Yoenis Cespedes of the Oakland Athletics for a double during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on July 22, 2014 in Oakland, California.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Fernando Abad, Major League Baseball, Robbie Grossman, Yoenis Cespedes, Oakland Athletics

10 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

Dear David, OMG Please Don't Make Me Write This Recap

A reluctant recap of one of the most lopsided on paper games this year, the Astros at the A's that turned into a thrilling 12-inning Astros victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

14 hrs ago | Houston Astros

Peacock looks to rebound in matchup vs. A's

In Astros pitcher Brad Peacock's last start, he lasted just 1/3 of an inning and faced five batters.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Brad Peacock, Josh Reddick, Tommy Milone

Tue Jul 22, 2014

NewsOK.com

Houston Astros' Collin McHugh ready to go after rehab start with RedHawks

Collin McHugh is listed as Houston's scheduled starter Sunday afternoon at Minute Maid Park when the Astros host the Marlins.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Collin McHugh, Major League Baseball, Luis Sardinas

Crawfish Boxes

Tuesday's Three Astros Things

I haven't been this excited to write about something in quite a while. Though briefly touched on in today's mailbag, Joe Posnanski brings the strikeout rate thing into focus for me so clearly , without even intending to do so.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Mike Moustakas, Eric Hosmer, Chase Headley, Chad Qualls, Major League Baseball

Kings of Kauffman

Triple Play Podcast: Brady Aiken, Eric Hosmer, Royals Prospects

On this week's episode, Reese, Matt, & I discuss the debacle involving the Houston Astros and Brady Aiken.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Hosmer, Baseball Players, Jarrod Dyson, Major League Baseball

Crawfish Boxes

Keith Law: Astros have third-best farm system

Well, Law ranks them third, despite the injury to Carlos Correa and whatever the heck is going on with Mark Appel this summer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

BoSox Injection

Whether buying or selling, the Red Sox should trade Peavy

Jul 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy walks to the dugout after the third inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Iglesias, Jake Peavy, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Jon Lester, John Lackey

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Astros at Athletics

The Oakland Athletics attempt to continue their recent home dominance when they host the Houston Astros in the opener of their three-game series Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Josh Donaldson, Brett Oberholtzer

Climbing Tal's Hill

Conrad Gregor Promoted to AA Corpus Christi

Vanderbilt University is quickly becoming a feeder for the Houston Astros Double-A affiliate.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Crawfish Boxes

Starting Nine: The Aiken Effect

Monday's Starting Nine examines how the Astros continuing rebuild will be affected by missing out on the signing of Brady Aiken.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Houston Astros

Astros telecasts catching on to advanced metrics

The addition of advanced metrics to the baseball landscape has prompted fans to generally fall into one of two categories: those who are intrigued by them, and those who have absolutely no interest.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

BoSox Injection

Middle Innings: Grading the Red Sox at Catcher and DH

Jul 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz waits in the on-deck circle during the fifth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Boston Red Sox, Jon Lester

Houston Press

Just When You Think Things Can't Get Worse For The Astros, They Prove You Wrong

Elmore Leonard's novels are full of guys and girls who think they're smarter than everybody else.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Major League Baseball

Houston Astros

Oberholtzer, Astros head west to face Kazmir, A's

Fresh off his appearance in the Midsummer Classic, Scott Kazmir will oppose Houston's Brett Oberholtzer for the third time this season, as the A's open their series against the Astros on Tuesday in Oakland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Brett Oberholtzer, American League, Major League Baseball, Stephen Vogt, Josh Reddick, Ryan Cook

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Chronicle

Danks hit hard as White Sox lose to Astros

The White Sox's Jose Abreu scores on a fielding error by Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve during the sixth inning Sunday in Chicago.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Chris Sale, Jose Abreu, Major League Baseball, Jon Singleton, American League West, American League

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