Category: Houston Astros

A's starter Paul Blackburn flies on Astros' charter to All-Star Game - The Athletic

Over the past several seasons, the Oakland A's and Houston Astros have battled for American League West supremacy. Until this year, anyway....

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Angels' Mike Trout scratched from All-Star Game; Mariners' Ty France takes his place - The Athletic

Altuve left Thursday’s game against the Angels after being hit by a pitch on the left knee and was held out of the lineup on Friday.

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Astros' Jose Altuve, Cardinals' Nolan Arenado out of 2022 All-Star Game - The Athletic

Altuve left Thursday’s game against the Angels after being hit by a pitch on the left knee and was held out of the lineup on Friday.

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Astros' Yordan Alvarez heads to IL with hand injury - The Athletic

Manager Dusty Baker said Alvarez's hand is getting "progressively worse" ahead of Sunday's game against the Oakland Athletics.

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2022 MLB All-Star Game rosters: Shohei Ohtani beats out Yordan Alvarez for AL starting DH - The Athletic

All-Star roster reserves and pitchers will be announced Sunday at 5:30 p.m. ET. The All-Star Game will take place at Dodger Stadium on July 19.

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Angels tie MLB record for strikeouts in 9-inning game, get swept by Astros - The Athletic

The Los Angeles Angels tied the MLB record by striking out 20 times in a nine-inning game, losing to the Houston Astros 4-2 on Sunday. With the game...

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Former No. 1 pick Mark Appel makes MLB debut in Phillies' loss to Braves - The Athletic

Appel, 30, was one of only three first-overall picks in baseball history not to make the big leagues aside from more recent picks.

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Astros' Yordan Alvarez carted off field after collision with Jeremy Peña - The Athletic

Astros left fielder Yordan Alvarez was carted off the field in the eighth inning of Wednesday's game against the Mets after colliding with...

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Yankees historic hitless streak ends at 16 1/3 consecutive innings - The Athletic

The New York Yankees' hitless streak reached historic proportions on Sunday, as one of the league's top offenses was held to 16 1/3...

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Cristian Javier guides Astros to combined no-hitter vs. Yankees - The Athletic

Three Houston Astros pitchers recorded a combined no-hitter vs. the Yankees Saturday afternoon in a 3-0 victory at Yankee Stadium. Astros...

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Astros make history, pitch two immaculate innings vs. Rangers - The Athletic

Two Houston Astros pitchers made history during Wednesday's 9-2 win over the Texas Rangers. Astros starter Luis Garcia pitched an...

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Mike Trout talks about infamous fantasy football league, won by Alex Bregman - The Athletic

While wearing a microphone on Sunday Night Baseball, Mike Trout gave a little background information about the infamous fantasy football league at...

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MLB suspends Astros reliever Héctor Neris, manager Dusty Baker following bench-clearing incident vs. Mariners - The Athletic

Mariners manager Scott Servais and three Astros coaches — Joe Espada, Omar López and Troy Snitker — each were fined undisclosed amounts.

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Astros sign Yordan Alvarez to 6-year, $115 million extension: Sources - The Athletic

The extension will take Alvarez through his arbitration years and for three seasons after he was to become a free agent.

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Astros tie MLB record with 5 home runs in 1 inning, all off Red Sox's Nathan Eovaldi - The Athletic

The Houston Astros exploded on Tuesday with five home runs in the second inning off Boston Red Sox starter Nathan Eovaldi.

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Astros' Jake Odorizzi leaves game against Red Sox with lower leg injury - The Athletic

Houston Astros starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi left Monday's game in the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox with lower leg discomfort.

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Astros' Jake Odorizzi stretchered off field after falling off mound - The Athletic

Houston Astros starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi was stretchered off the field at the end of the fifth inning against the Boston Red Sox on Monday night.

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Astros' Dusty Baker wins 2,000th career game as manager - The Athletic

With the Houston Astros' 4-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday, Dusty Baker became the 12th major-league manager to win 2,000...

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Angels' Shohei Ohtani throws perfect game through 5 innings vs. Astros, broken up in 6th - The Athletic

Ohtani's perfect game attempt was broken up in the sixth inning by Jason Castros' single to center field.

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Angels starter Shohei Ohtani has perfect game through 5 innings vs. Astros - The Athletic

Ohtani (0-2 with a 7.56 ERA) has 10 strikeouts as the Angels lead 6-0.

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Astros' Jose Altuve goes on IL with hamstring injury - The Athletic

The Houston Astros moved All-Star second baseman José Altuve to the injured list on Wednesday after he suffered a hamstring strain Monday in Houston.

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Angels' Shohei Ohtani records 9 strikeouts in historic Opening Day outing - The Athletic

Ohtani made history by becoming the first player to throw his team's first pitch of the season and hit in his team's first at-bat of the...

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Ryan Pressly, Astros in agreement on 2-year, $30 million contract extension: Source - The Athletic

The Houston Astros and reliever Ryan Pressly are in agreement on a two-year, $30 million contract extension, a source confirms to The Athletic.

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Carlos Beltrán questions why Astros management didn't stop 2017 sign-stealing scheme - The Athletic

Former Astros outfielder Carlos Beltrán said that the 2017 Houston team “felt in our hearts that we were being more efficient and smarter than any...

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Brian Cashman: Yankees in World Series drought because of 'illegal and horrific' actions by Astros - The Athletic

The Astros beat the Yankees in the 2017 ALCS before winning the World Series — all while utilizing an illegal camera to steal signs and relay them...

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Court rules Yankees letter detailing sign-stealing investigation must be unsealed - The Athletic

After a judge ruled a 2017 investigation into the Yankees should become public, a U.S. appeals court rebuffed Yankees’ and MLB's requests to...

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MLB approves Justin Verlander's 2-year deal with Astros: Source - The Athletic

Verlander hasn't pitched since July 24, 2020, when he picked up the win for Houston in the only game he pitched that season.

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Reliever Doug Jones, who saved 303 games over 16 seasons, dies at 64 - The Athletic

Doug Jones, who played for seven big-league teams and pitched in the majors until he was 43, died of complications from COVID-19.

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