MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First MonthOne full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?
30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ SpringerJoining 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.
Giants Free Agent Ryan Vogelsong Reportedly Set To Sign With Houston AstrosAnother key contributor to two of the three World Series titles for San Francisco Giants appears to be headed elsewhere, according to published reports.
Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas BaseballThe "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.
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.
City Guide to HoustonHere's a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation's fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.
Six-Run Rally Lifts A's Over AstrosBrandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.
Carter Leads Astros' Homer-Happy Win Over A'sChris 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.
Daily Madden: Long Games Take Their Toll On CatchersBoth 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.
American League Mid-Season Team MVPsSometimes a team's best players don't make the All-Star team. Here are the American League's mid-season team MVPs.
McHugh Strong In Astros 5-1 Win Over A'sCollin McHugh allowed two hits over 8 2-3 stellar innings as the Houston Astros beat the Oakland A's 5-1 on Sunday.
A's Down Astros Again 12-5Daric Barton and Josh Donaldson had two RBIs apiece in a 7-run 9th inning to help the Oakland A's to a 12-5 win over the Astros on Friday night.