Houston Astros

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30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ Springer

Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.

04/08/2015

Ryan Vogelsong #32 of the San Francisco Giants picthes in the first inning against the Washington Nationals during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Giants Free Agent Ryan Vogelsong Reportedly Set To Sign With Houston Astros

Another key contributor to two of the three World Series titles for San Francisco Giants appears to be headed elsewhere, according to published reports.

01/20/2015

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/29/2014

Astros v Athletics

A’s Rally For 4-3 Win Over Astros

Jed Lowrie hit a game-ending RBI single in Oakland’s 3-run 9th inning, sending the A’s to a 4-3 victory over the Astros on Saturday.

09/06/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 29: Nick Punto #1 of the Oakland Athletics avoids a collision with Brandon Moss #37 as he makes the final out against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on July 29, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Six-Run Rally Lifts A’s Over Astros

Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.

07/29/2014

Josh Reddick

Carter Leads Astros’ Homer-Happy Win Over A’s

Chris Carter, Jason Castro, Marc Krauss and Matt Dominguez each hit a home run as the Astros snapped a five-game skid with a 7-3 win over the A’s on Monday night.

07/28/2014

San Francisco Giants v Philadelphia Phillies

Daily Madden: Long Games Take Their Toll On Catchers

Both the Giants and A’s played extra innings Tuesday night — the Giants beating the Phillies in 14 and the A’s losing to the Astros in 12.

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BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Josh Reddick Diving Catch

McHugh Strong In Astros 5-1 Win Over A’s

Collin McHugh allowed two hits over 8 2-3 stellar innings as the Houston Astros beat the Oakland A’s 5-1 on Sunday.

04/27/2014

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