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1 hr ago | Sportsnet.ca

MIA @ HOU8:10 pm ET

Miami has turned things around following a five-game losing streak by winning four of its last five.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Brad Hand, Craig Kimbrel, Chris Johnson, Dallas Keuchel

5 hrs ago | Marlin Maniac

Marlins vs. Astros Series Preview: Should the Marlins Pursue George Springer?

Should the Marlins pursue George Springer in trade talks if they can't extend Stanton? Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports To get you ready for the upcoming Miami Marlins series with the Houston Astros, We enlisted the help of co-editor Greg Thurston of Climbing Tal's Hill, a Fansided site that covers the Houston Astros.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, George Springer, Major League Baseball

9 hrs ago | That Balls Outta Here

The Hunter Pence Trade - Three Years Later

Jul 23, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence jokes around with the Phillie Phanatic at the on deck circle during the first inning of a game at Citizens Bank Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Hunter Pence, Baseball Players, San Francisco Giants, Major League Baseball, Philadelphia Phillies, Nate Schierholtz, Jarred Cosart

Thu Jul 24, 2014

CBS Sports

Reports: MLBPA files grievance against Astros

The Houston Astros just became the first team in decades to fail to sign the number one overall pick in the June draft , and they also failed to sign fifth-round selection Jacob Nix and 21st rounder Mac Marshall.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

The News Tribune

Baseball Capsules

Jed Lowrie had three hits and drove in a run for the A's, who have the best record in baseball and are a season-best 25 games over .500.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jed Lowrie, Baseball Players, Jose Altuve, Major League Baseball, Scott Feldman, Brandon McCarthy, Brett Gardner

Inside Bay Area

Oakland A's rout Houston Astros 13-1

Jeff Samardzija allowed just four hits over eight innings and Brandon Moss hit his third grand slam of the year as the A's beat the Houston Astros 13-1 on Thursday at the Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Chris Carter, Carlos Corporan, Robbie Grossman

Contra Costa Times

Oakland A's rout Houston Astros 13-1

Jeff Samardzija allowed just four hits over eight innings and Brandon Moss hit his third grand slam of the year as the A's beat the Houston Astros 13-1 on Thursday at the Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Oakland Athletics, Carlos Corporan, Robbie Grossman

Crawfish Boxes

Game 102 Preview: Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics

RHP Scott Feldman vs. RHP Jeff Samardzija Well the Astros winning streak didn't last long against the A's, Brad Peacock made sure of that.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Jeff Samardzija, Brad Peacock

Rant Sports

MLB Trade Rumors: Top 5 Landing Spots For Houston Astros' Chad Qualls

He may not want to leave Houston, but Chad Qualls might not have a choice. His stats are solid for a relief pitcher, and we're getting to the time of year where players like these are in demand.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Al Alburquerque, Baseball Players, Phil Coke

Athletics Nation

Twitter apoplectic over Jim Johnson's latest meltdown

While this website has now twice predicted Jim Johnson's demise, Wednesday night's performance, conceding four runs, three earned, to the Houston Astros in the eighth inning, completely took the cake.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Dan Otero, Fernando Rodriguez, Oakland Athletics

Wed Jul 23, 2014

ABC News

Cespedes Hits 2 HRs, A's Hold off Astros 9-7

Yoenis Cespedes homered twice and tied a career high with five RBIs before leaving with an apparent right thumb injury, and the Oakland Athletics held off the Houston Astros 9-7 on Wednesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Yoenis Cespedes, Sean Doolittle, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Brad Peacock

Climbing Tal's Hill

Are Chad Qualls and Tony Sipp on the trading block?

Jul 12, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Astros relief pitcher Chad Qualls celebrates after defeating the Boston Red Sox 3-2 at Minute Maid Park.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

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

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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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

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

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

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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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

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