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  • How Astros GM James Click Steadied a Shaken Franchise
    • How Astros GM James Click Steadied a Shaken Franchise
    A cheating scandal and a tainted World Series title had the Houston Astros in disarray. James Click got the franchise right back in the business of trying to win championships....2021
  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, line, ALCS Game 6 picks, predictions from proven computer model
    SportsLine's model revealed its MLB picks for Game 6 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021
  • García to start Gm. 6 for Astros against Red Sox
    • García to start Gm. 6 for Astros against Red Sox
    Houston Astros rookie Luis García will start Game 6 of the ALCS against the Boston Red Sox on Friday night with a trip to the World Series on the line....2021
  • ALCS: Yordan Alvarez Is Healthy and Thriving for Astros
    • ALCS: Yordan Alvarez Is Healthy and Thriving for Astros
    One of baseball’s feared hitters, the Houston Astros’ Yordan Alvarez grew up in Cuba believing he’d never need to learn English. His tape measure homers do his talking for him....2021
  • Umpires investigate light in center field during Red Sox-Astros Game 5
    • Umpires investigate light in center field during Red Sox-Astros Game 5
    The umpires for Game 5 of the ALCS between the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros at Fenway Park in Boston investigated an issue with a light midway through the game on Wednesday....2021
  • Astros whistling allegations resurface as cheating talk continues
    • Astros whistling allegations resurface as cheating talk continues
    The Houston Astros will never escape cheating allegations after they were caught stealing signs during their 2017 World Series run, and the talk resurfaced following their Game 5 win in the ALCS....2021
  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 5 picks, predictions from proven computer model
    The SportsLine Projection Model has revealed its MLB picks for Game 5 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021
  • ALCS: Houston Astros Rely on Their Bullpen to Carry the Team
    • ALCS: Houston Astros Rely on Their Bullpen to Carry the Team
    In a makeshift strategy their pitching coach compared to the Celtics of yesteryear, Houston is relying on its bullpen to carry the team through the A.L.C.S. On Tuesday, it worked....2021
  • It's E-Rod's time: Eduardo Rodriguez mocks Carlos Correa's celebration in Game 3 win
    • It's E-Rod's time: Eduardo Rodriguez mocks Carlos Correa's celebration in Game 3 win
    A tale of two games. In Game 1, Houston Astros star Carlos Correa made sure Boston Red Sox pitcher Hansel Robles knew it was his time. In Game 3, Eduardo Rodriguez returned the gesture after getting Correa to ground out to end top of the sixth inning....2021
  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 4 picks, predictions from proven computer model
    The SportsLine Projection Model has revealed its MLB picks for Game 4 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021

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Houston Astros injury and suspension

  • Red Sox manager Alex Cora: There's 'no paranoia' about sign stealing anymore
    • Red Sox manager Alex Cora: There's 'no paranoia' about sign stealing anymore
    Cora was suspended the entire 2020 season for his involvement in the Houston Astros' sign-stealing scandal while serving as the team's bench coach....2021
  • Verlander making progress, throwing from 90 feet
    • Verlander making progress, throwing from 90 feet
    Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander is doing well in his recovery from Tommy John surgery and says he still has unbridled passion for the game at 38....2021
  • Angels' three-time MVP Mike Trout returns from bruised elbow
    • Angels' three-time MVP Mike Trout returns from bruised elbow
    Los Angeles Angels superstar Mike Trout missed three games due to the bruised left elbow he suffered when he was struck by a pitch in Thursday's contest at the Houston Astros....2021
  • Astros' Justin Verlander throws 'first pitch' after Tommy John surgery
    • Astros' Justin Verlander throws 'first pitch' after Tommy John surgery
    Houston Astros ace and two-time American League Cy Young Award winner Justin Verlander underwent Tommy John surgery last fall and is attempting to become the 10th known pitcher to return after the operation in MLB history....2021
  • Top Astros prospect Whitley to have TJ surgery
    • Top Astros prospect Whitley to have TJ surgery
    Pitcher Forrest Whitley, the Houston Astros' top prospect, will have Tommy John surgery, manager Dusty Baker announced Wednesday....2021
  • • Offseason Outlook: Houston Astros
    Even though they finished under .500 for the first time since 2014, the Astros still found a way to overcome key injuries and make it to their fourth consecutive ALCS this year. However this offseason pans out, the Astros could still have enough talent on hand to push for another playoff berth in 2021. For…...2020
  • Alex Cora Is Coming Back to the Red Sox
    • Alex Cora Is Coming Back to the Red Sox
    The popular manager led Boston to a World Series title in 2018, but he was suspended as part of the Houston Astros’ cheating scandal....2020
  • Report: Alex Cora among finalists for Red Sox managerial job
    • Report: Alex Cora among finalists for Red Sox managerial job
    While many believe that Alex Cora will return after his one-year suspension due to his involvement in the Houston Astros' cheating scandal, the Red Sox also are looking at other candidates....2020
  • • Astros ace Verlander has Tommy John surgery
    Houston Astros general manager James Click said Thursday that Justin Verlander underwent Tommy John surgery on Wednesday and that the estimated recovery time is about 12-14 months....2020
  • • Justin Verlander has Tommy John surgery, will miss 2021 season
    The Houston Astros confirmed on Thursday that ace right-hander Justin Verlander underwent Tommy John surgery on Wednesday and will miss the 2021 regular season....2020

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Houston Astros lifestyle

  • • Jose Altuve heckled with tattoo taunts while signing autographs
    The Houston Astros have no choice but to accept that the 2020 season will be a grueling one when it comes to the jeers, taunts and put-downs that well-prepared hecklers will have at their disposal in the wake of the team’s damning sign-stealing scandal. Along with every other Astros player who played a role in the scandal, Jose Altuve is learning that lesson the hard way so far in spring training....2020
  • • Adam Jones has a laugh over Carlos Correa's tattoo explanation for Jose Altuve
    Carlos Correa has decided to dig his heels in and defend the Houston Astros against some of the criticism they are facing, and former MLB star Adam Jones found one thing Correa said about the scandal particularly entertaining. Jones, who now plays professionally in Japan, admitted in a tweet on Saturday that he has been watching the Astros cheating scandal unfold from a distance, but he couldn’t r...2020
  • • Justin Verlander hilariously trolled over World Series by LA restaurant
    Justin Verlander was a huge part of the Houston Astros team that defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 2017 World Series, and some people really want to make him pay for that in the most literal sense.With the Astros in Los Angeles for a weekend series against the Angels, Verlander had lunch at the Beverly Hills Hotel on Friday, and found himself with a rather unexpected charge on his bill. Hey,...2018
  • • Three Up, Three Down: The MLB hot/cold report
    Welcome to Three Up, Three Down: The MLB hot/cold report. Memorial Day weekend has come and gone, melting cold snaps around the league. Some players, however, may already be looking forward to those All-Star break vacations and the unofficial halfway point of the campaign.This week...Three UpLuis Severino Think of the best pitchers in the game today. Who comes to mind? Washington Nationals ace Max...2018
  • • Three Up, Three Down: The MLB hot/cold report
    Welcome to Three Up, Three Down: The MLB hot/cold report. Memorial Day weekend has come and gone, melting cold snaps around the league. Some players, however, may already be looking forward to those All-Star break vacations and the unofficial halfway point of the campaign.This week...Three UpLuis Severino Think of the best pitchers in the game today. Who comes to mind? Washington Nationals ace Max...2018
  • • Justin Verlander, Kate Upton share photos, details of wedding
    Justin Verlander and Kate Upton this week released details and photographs of their Nov. 4 wedding, which came just days after the Houston Astros won the World Series. The super-couple jetted off to Tuscany, Italy following the Astros’ Game 7 win on Nov. 1 for their nuptials. The sudden departure for the big day meant Verlander missed the Astros’ championship parade in Houston, something that insp...2017
  • • Paul Wall gets large Houston Astros tattoo to celebrate World Series win
    Rapper Paul Wall recently made custom grillz for all the Astros players to celebrate their World Series win, but he didn’t stop there, apparently.Wall, whose real name is Paul Michael Slayton, was born and raised in Houston, so the title win meant a lot for both him and the city.That’s why he got a large tattoo on his lower back to commemorate the big win. It shows the World Series trophy, with “W...2017
  • • New Astro Josh Reddick looking for ‘hot spots’ like Dave & Buster’s, Arby’s
    Leaving a team is tough for an athlete. He has to find a new place to live in a new city. For new Houston Astros outfielder Josh Reddick, that’s apparently a minor concern.In a video posted by Mark Berman of Fox 26, Reddick shared that finding a place to live is perhaps secondary to finding “hot spots” like Dave & Buster’s and Arby’s restaurants.“I’m actually looking at houses out here, so I’m try...2017
  • • Lack of Big Free Agents Will Give 2016-17 MLB Offseason Trade Deadline Feel
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  • • Why Stop at One: Cubs' Near-Future Window to World Series Riches Wide Open
    2016

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Houston Astros trade, contract, salary rumors

  • Gonzalez rejoins Astros with minor league deal
    • Gonzalez rejoins Astros with minor league deal
    Veteran utility player Marwin Gonzalez signed a minor league contract with the Houston Astros and began working out at the team's spring training facility in Florida on Friday, two weeks after being designated for assignment by Boston....2021
  • Astros keep adding to bullpen with Indians' Maton
    • Astros keep adding to bullpen with Indians' Maton
    The Indians made another trade just before the deadline Friday, sending reliever Phil Maton to the AL West-leading Houston Astros for outfielder Myles Straw....2021
  • Astros trade for Mariners’ Kendall Graveman as teams face each other
    • Astros trade for Mariners’ Kendall Graveman as teams face each other
    The Houston Astros acquired right-hander Kendall Graveman from the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday while the teams were preparing to play each other....2021
  • Marlins trade Starling Marte for A's prospect Jesus Luzardo
    • Marlins trade Starling Marte for A's prospect Jesus Luzardo
    The Oakland Athletics are acquiring some pop for their lineup as they chase the Houston Astros in the American League West standings....2021
  • • Kevin Durant will trade Trea Turner for Shohei Ohtani in MLB ‘The Show’
    NBA superstar Kevin Durant says he’ll trade Trea Turner for Shohei Ohtani in MLB The Show. Brooklyn Nets’ Forward and Washington D.C. native responded to teammate Mike James, who tagged KD in a tweet. The Los Angeles Angels’ Shohei Ohtani made history by making 88 pitches on their Tuesday loss against the Houston Astros. Even though […] The post Kevin Durant will trade Trea...2021
  • Correa nixes Astros' deal, says deadline stands
    • Correa nixes Astros' deal, says deadline stands
    Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa says he turned down an offer for a $120 million, six-year contract covering 2022 to '27 and is not sure whether there will be a deal before his deadline of Opening Day next week....2021
  • • Tri-City ValleyCats File Lawsuit Against Astros, MLB
    The Tri-City ValleyCats are suing the Houston Astros and Major League Baseball arising out of this offseason’s contraction of minor-league baseball, reports Daniel Kaplan of the Athletic. They become the second affiliate known to pursue legal action against their former parent club and the league; the Staten Island Yankees did the same in December. The ValleyCats…...2021
  • Source: Ex-Dodger Baez reaches deal with Astros
    • Source: Ex-Dodger Baez reaches deal with Astros
    Right-handed reliever Pedro Baez has agreed to a two-year contract with the Houston Astros, a source told ESPN's Jeff Passan, confirming multiple reports....2021
  • Ahead of deadline, Astros offer deal to Correa
    • Ahead of deadline, Astros offer deal to Correa
    The Houston Astros on Wednesday offered contracts to arbitration-eligible shortstop Carlos Correa, infielder Aledmys Diaz and right-hander Lance McCullers Jr....2020
  • • Gurriel takes pay cut to $7M to stay with Astros
    First baseman Yuli Gurriel and the Houston Astros have agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2022 that guarantees $7 million, a cut of nearly 20% from his 2020 deal....2020

Houston Astros stats and results

  • • Marlins trade Starling Marte for A's prospect Jesus Luzardo
    The Oakland Athletics are acquiring some pop for their lineup as they chase the Houston Astros in the American League West standings....2021
  • • Can anyone dethrone Giannis Antetokounmpo as MVP?
    The Milwaukee Bucks boast the league’s best defense per 100 possessions (101.7), the league’s best effective field goal percentage (55.6%) and in rebounds per game (52.0). As a squad, they are on pace to become the third team in NBA history to win 70 games and their fearless leader looks virtually unstoppable. (All stats via NBA.com) The Bucks are great because of the sum of their parts, but their...2020
  • • Trevor Bauer hopes Astros scandal ushers in ‘new norm’ for MLB
    Trevor Bauer has been one of the most outspoken players when it comes to the widespread criticism directed at the Houston Astros, but the Cincinnati Reds pitcher hopes the overreaching result from the sign-stealing scandal will usher in a “new norm” for Major League Baseball. Addressing how he recently called out the Astros as “hypocrites” and “cheaters” in an interview with Marc Carig of The Athl...2020
  • • David Ortiz unloads on ‘snitch’ Mike Fiers
    Mike Fiers helped blow the whistle on the Houston Astros for their sign-stealing scheme in 2017, and Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz thinks that makes him a snitch. Speaking to John Tomase of the Boston Globe, Ortiz unloaded on Fiers for only coming out only after he won a ring and landed a big contract with the Oakland Athletics. No doubt, Ortiz isn’t the only one in MLB circles who feels the s...2020
  • • Yu Darvish wants Astros stripped of 2017 title
    Few players lost more in the 2017 World Series than Yu Darvish. His reputation was significantly hindered by his poor performances in Games 3 and 7 of that series, including a bad outing in the decisive Game 7. Now, given the information that has come to light, he’s feeling a bit differently. Darvish wondered aloud Sunday why the Houston Astros were not stripped of that title in light of the large...2020
  • • Dusty Baker wants MLB to prevent 'premeditated retaliation' against Astros
    Dusty Baker is in the somewhat awkward situation of managing the team that everyone hates right now while simultaneously having nothing to do with the reason they’re hated. Baker is trying to manage the Houston Astros to success amid the backdrop of their prior cheating and the open anger at the organization as a result. That means Baker has seen his players on the end of a lot of criticism, and s...2020
  • • Trevor Bauer roasts Astros in epic rant: 'They are cheaters'
    Cincinnati Reds pitcher Trevor Bauer has never been afraid to speak his mind. When given the opportunity to offer his thoughts about the Houston Astros’ cheating scandal and their weak apology, he unleashed on them with an epic rant. After several Astros’ players spoke to the media and apologized for cheating during the 2017 and ’18 seasons, Bauer ripped into all of them on Friday. Between blastin...2020
  • • Report: MLB investigating ‘far less egregious’ cheating allegations with Red Sox
    The Boston Red Sox are still awaiting the conclusion of Major League Baseball’s investigation into allegations that they illegally stole signs during their World Series season in 2018, but there is a growing sense that they don’t have a whole lot to worry about. MLB is expected to release its findings by the end of February, and Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports that the league has been looking in...2020
  • • Red Sox GM says bringing back Alex Cora is ‘not a consideration’
    The Boston Red Sox have named former bench coach Ron Roenicke their interim manager, leaving many to speculate if they are leaving the door open to bring back Alex Cora next season. As of now, it does not sound like that is the team’s plan. In an interview with WEEI’s “Greg Hill Morning Show” on Thursday, Red Sox general manager Chaim Bloom was asked if there’s a chance of bringing Cora back depen...2020
  • • Brandon McCarthy calls out Rob Manfred for not punishing Astros sooner
    While MLB commissioner Rob Manfred handed down discipline to the Houston Astros for their sign-stealing methods in 2017, many players are still upset about the league’s handling of the matter. Among them, former Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy, who called out Manfred for allowing the Astros to get away with it for years. Rumors of teams electronically stealing signs have pers...2020

Houston Astros parents, kids, wife / husband, girlfriend / boyfriend

  • • J.R. Richard Passes Away
    In saddening news, the Astros announced this afternoon that former major league pitcher J.R. Richard passed away at the age of 71. The team will hold a moment of silence in his honor before this evening’s game against the Twins. “Today is a sad day for the Houston Astros as we mourn the loss of one…...2021
  • • Emotional Deshaun Watson reflects on his journey to a franchise quarterback contract
    The press conference commemorating the new contract given by the Texans to quarterback Deshaun Watson became an episode of This Is Your Life. (Google it, kids.) The Texans arranged for surprise appearances from the likes of Clemson coach Dabo Swinney, Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, former Gainesville High School assistant coach Michael Perry, many members [more]...2020
  • • Justin Verlander ‘forced’ Kate Upton to watch his 2007 no-hitter on Opening Day
    Justin Verlander and wife Kate Upton, along with toddler daughter Genevieve, hunkered down on the couch Thursday for some television, and the Houston Astros ace shared on social media how he felt completely entitled to commandeer the remote control. With Major League Baseball of course on hiatus amid the COVID-19 pandemic and Thursday’s originally scheduled Opening Day unfortunately passing withou...2020
  • • Watch: Cubs’ Anthony Rizzo trolls Astros during at-bat
    The Houston Astros are going to take plenty of shots this year from opponents. While fastballs to the body will hurt, this savage troll comment by Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo will probably leave a mark, too. During ESPN’s broadcast of the Cubs' spring training game, Rizzo was mic’d up and offered a nice, subtle shot at the Astros and their cheating system of banging trash cans. Rizzo ...2020
  • • Yordan Alvarez says he played through knee pain all year in 2019
    Yordan Alvarez had an unbelievable rookie season in 2019, but he may have actually been held back a little. The Houston Astros slugger told reporters on Thursday that he battled knee pain “all season” last year. Alvarez said through his interpreter, per Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle: “I just worked hard every day to make sure I warmed up my lower body properly and just went out and played...2020
  • • George Springer’s attempt to silence booing crowd fails miserably
    The Houston Astros are getting a very harsh reception everywhere they go in spring training on the heels of their cheating scandal, and it led to a somewhat comical moment on Wednesday. Astros leadoff man George Springer got a typically chilly reception when the Astros played at the New York Mets on Wednesday. Springer definitely heard it, as he clearly tried to silence the crowd by absolutely lau...2020
  • • Jose Altuve heckled with tattoo taunts while signing autographs
    2020
  • • Watch: Astros met with loud boos in first spring training 'home' game
    The Houston Astros heard plenty of criticism and anger from their peers after MLB’s investigation found they cheated during the 2017 and ’18 seasons. Now with spring training underway, the Astros heard the overwhelming anger from baseball fans in their first spring training game on Saturday against the Washington Nationals. The team took the field at FITTEAM Ballpark, their home stadium during the...2020
  • • Astros’ Josh Reddick shares fans have wished cancer upon his children
    As the Houston Astros continue to deal with hatred from the baseball world for the team’s cheating scandal, Astros outfielder Josh Reddick is now sharing just how disturbingly far some baseball fans are taking their anger. Reddick told reporters on Friday that he and his family are receiving numerous death threats on social media. In one of the most horrifying examples, he posted an Instagram vide...2020
  • • Josh Reddick says he has had death threats, people wish ill on his children
    Fans are understandably irate over the way the Houston Astros cheated their way to a World Series title in 2017, but that certainly is not an excuse to threaten the lives of players or wish ill upon their families. Unfortunately, Josh Reddick says he and the members of the team have experienced that since MLB’s investigation concluded. Reddick spoke on Friday about the need for MLB to protect Astr...2020

Top Houston Astros news

  • • Resolution: Dodgers should be awarded WS titles
    A resolution urging Major League Baseball to strip the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox of recent World Series titles and award them to the Los Angeles Dodgers has been unanimously approved by the L.A. City Council....2020
  • • Keuchel sorry, says ex-teammates should be, too
    Former Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel apologized on Friday, becoming the first member of the 2017 World Series championship team to apologize for using electronics to steal signs. Keuchel says everyone on the team should apologize....2020
  • • Bob Watson, former All-Star and GM, dies at 74
    Bob Watson, whose career in baseball included stints as a player, coach, general manager and Major League Baseball executive, died Thursday, the Houston Astros announced. He was 74....2020
  • • Manfred defends MLB punishment of Astros
    Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred defended his punishment of the Houston Astros for their sign stealing in 2017 and said MLB will institute new rules to police the use of technology before the 2020 season....2020
  • • Derek Jeter's Jersey Number to Be Retired by Yankees: Latest Details, Reaction
    2016
  • • How shortsighted greed is tearing baseball apart
    This embarrassing battle between owners and players is straight out of the Jeff Luhnow/Houston Astros playbook: Seek every advantage without regard for the bigger picture....2020
  • • Houston Astros are finalizing a deal with Dusty Baker for managerial role
    Baker will take over for A.J. Hinch, who was fired earlier this month...2020
  • • MLB: No plans to strip Astros, Red Sox of titles
    Comissioner Rob Manfred says Major League Baseball has no plans to strip World Series titles from the Houston Astros or Boston Red Sox as a result of the sign-stealing scandal....2020
  • • Andrew Miller to Indians: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction
    2016
  • • Astros To Sign Carlos Beltran
    The Astros have agreed to a one-year, $16MM deal with free agent DH Carlos Beltran, ESPN’s Buster Olney writes (Twitter links). Beltran will receive a no-trade clause, Bob Nightengale of USA Today tweets. Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News had previously tweeted that Beltran would sign today. [RELATED: Updated Houston Astros Depth Chart] The Astros…...2016
  • • World Series 2017: Dodgers vs. Astros Game 6 Live Updates
    The Houston Astros will have to beat the Dodgers in Los Angeles to claim the franchise’s first World Series title. Stay here for live updates and analysis....2017
  • • Chris Correa Sentenced to 46 Months for Hacking Astros' Computer System
    2016
  • • Astros acquire McCann from Yanks for 2 prospects
    The Yankees on Thursday acquired right-handed pitchers Albert Abreu and Jorge Guzman from the Houston Astros in exchange for catcher Brian McCann and cash considerations....2016
  • • Mike Trout Wins 2016 AL MVP Award: Voting Results and Comments
    2016

Houston Astros fantasy rankings and news

  • • Judge dismisses one sign-stealing lawsuit against Red Sox, Astros
    It looks like the Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros will have one less thing to worry about these days. A federal judge dismissed one of the sign-stealing lawsuits against both organizations Friday, saying there was not enough evidence to proceed with the case. This specific lawsuit was filed by daily fantasy sports against the Red Sox, Astros and Major League Baseball. Daily fantasy sports argued...2020
  • • Red Sox appear to know conclusion of MLB sign-stealing investigation
    We’ve been waiting quite a while for an update on MLB’s investigation into the Boston Red Sox, but it sounds like the team might already know what’s coming. Red Sox lawyers were in court Friday as part of a lawsuit brought by fantasy sports contestants over sign-stealing by both Boston and the Houston Astros. One lawyer, as well as the judge in the case, seemed to hint that the Red Sox will be acc...2020
  • • MLB to judge: Cheating attempts part of sports
    MLB is urging a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by participants in DraftKings fantasy baseball contests over the sign stealing by the Houston Astros....2020
  • • Astros offer first legal defense in lawsuit over cheating scandal
    The Houston Astros are in the awkward spot of having to defend themselves against various lawsuits brought by fans and even a former player about their cheating in 2017. The Astros filed their response to the first of those lawsuits, this one by daily fantasy sports players who argued in their filing that Houston’s cheating corrupted their games in 2017. The Astros responded by essentially arguing...2020
  • • Fantasy reaction to Cole's trade to Houston
    The Houston Astros boosted their rotation when they acquired Gerrit Cole in a five-player trade this week. Eric Karabell reviews the fantasy spin....2018
  • • Former MLB pitcher Anthony Young reportedly has inoperable brain tumor
    In an unfortunate piece of news, reports are surfacing that former New York Mets pitcher Anthony Young has been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. Young, who pitched with the Mets from 1991-93, disclosed his condition at the Mets’ fantasy camp this past week. According to the NY Daily News, doctors are unsure if the tumor is malignant. They simply know it’s in an area of the brain they cann...2017
  • • Jose Quintana Is Most Underappreciated Star on MLB Offseason Market
    2016
  • • MLB MVP 2016: Examining Predictions for AL and NL Award Races
    2016
  • • Jose Altuve's Career Year Makes 2016 AL MVP Award His to Lose
    2016
  • • Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 19
    2016

Houston Astros schedule, game

  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, line, ALCS Game 6 picks, predictions from proven computer model
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  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 5 picks, predictions from proven computer model
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  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 4 picks, predictions from proven computer model
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  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 3 picks, predictions from proven computer model
    The SportsLine Projection Model has revealed its MLB picks for Game 3 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021
  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 2 picks, predictions from proven computer model
    The SportsLine Projection Model has revealed its MLB picks for Game 2 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021
  • • 2021 MLB playoffs: Red Sox vs. Astros odds, ALCS Game 1 picks, predictions from expert on 170-123 roll
    John Bollman has locked in his MLB picks for Game 1 of the Houston Astros vs. Boston Red Sox ALCS...2021
  • White Sox vs. Astros prediction, analysis: Expect a lot of playoff runs
    • White Sox vs. Astros prediction, analysis: Expect a lot of playoff runs
    The divisional round of the 2021 MLB postseason starts on Thursday as the Chicago White Sox and Houston Astros do battle in Texas with two of the MLB’s top lineups taking center stage. The Astros are the only team in the majors to have struck out in fewer than 20 percent of their at-bats, and......2021
  • • Three reasons why the Houston Astros could advance to their fifth consecutive ALCS
    The platoon matchups favor Houston, a team that has a better run differential, as it vies for another deep run...2021
  • Astros tap LHP Valdez as Game 2 starter in ALDS
    • Astros tap LHP Valdez as Game 2 starter in ALDS
    The Houston Astros have named left-hander Framber Valdez to be their starting pitcher in Game 2 of the ALDS against the Chicago White Sox....2021
  • Astros RHP Zack Greinke placed on 10-day IL with neck soreness
    • Astros RHP Zack Greinke placed on 10-day IL with neck soreness
    Houston Astros right-hander Zack Greinke was scratched from his scheduled start Friday night against the Oakland A's and placed on the 10-day injured list with neck soreness....2021

Houston Astros rumors, scandals

  • • How Astros GM James Click Steadied a Shaken Franchise
    2021
  • ALCS: Carlos Correa Leads the Astros, On and Off the Field
    • ALCS: Carlos Correa Leads the Astros, On and Off the Field
    The Houston Astros shortstop is a vocal leader on the field and happy to be the team’s spokesman off it, even when it comes to discussing the team’s scandalous past....2021
  • Houston Astros Will Face Boston Red Sox in ALCS
    • Houston Astros Will Face Boston Red Sox in ALCS
    Suspicion follows them, but Houston’s buzz saw of an offense cut straight through the Chicago White Sox. Next up: Boston....2021
  • What Astros are doing now makes cheating scandal even sadder: Sherman
    • What Astros are doing now makes cheating scandal even sadder: Sherman
    The biggest winner of the 2021 major league season is … the 2017 Houston Astros....2021
  • • Red Sox manager Alex Cora: There's 'no paranoia' about sign stealing anymore
    2021
  • George Springer says new-look Blue Jays remind him of Astros’ championship squad
    • George Springer says new-look Blue Jays remind him of Astros’ championship squad
    His new team reminds him of his old one. Next, on Springer. George Springer believes the core of young talent on the Toronto Blue Jays is akin to his teammates coming up with the Houston Astros, who won a World Series title in 2017 that later was tainted by a sign-stealing scandal. “This lineup reminds......2021
  • Attorneys: Former Astros GM was 'scapegoated'
    • Attorneys: Former Astros GM was 'scapegoated'
    Seeking more than $22 million in a lawsuit, attorneys for former Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said their client was "scapegoated" in a sign-stealing scandal of which he had no knowledge....2020
  • • Alex Cora Is Coming Back to the Red Sox
    2020
  • Alex Cora to return as Red Sox manager
    • Alex Cora to return as Red Sox manager
    Cora held the Red Sox managerial position for two seasons before being dismissed in January in response to his role in the Houston Astros' cheating scandal....2020
  • Report: Alex Cora to return as Red Sox manager
    • Report: Alex Cora to return as Red Sox manager
    Cora held the Red Sox managerial position for two seasons before being dismissed in January in response to his role in the Houston Astros' cheating scandal....2020

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