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  • Your browser does not support iframes. Angels slugger Albert Pujols joined the legendary Babe Ruth, Hank Aaron, Mike Schmidt, Barry Bonds and Alex Rodriguez as the only players in major league history with at least 30 home runs in 13 seasons. Pujols led off the top of the ninth with a home run to left […] read more...
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  • Soon after they regained the lead in the American League West, another intriguing competition developed inside the Astros’ clubhouse Wednesday night after manager A.J. Hinch announced that Jed Lowrie will be activated from the disabled list. Lowrie, who began the season as the starting shortstop, will return from the DL Thursday and start at third […] read more...
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  • The greatest theater was elsewhere Wednesday night during the Astros’ 6-3 win over the Angels. The Rangers finally landed Cole Hamels in a blockbuster, eight-player deal with the Phillies, per reports, and the Astros might face him next week. Around the same time, a wild scene played out in New York. The Brewers and Mets […] read more...
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  • The Astros player who’s experiencing the most radically different trade deadline of his career is probably Jason Castro. All around, this is different for the Astros, to be buyers as Friday’s non-waiver trade deadline approaches. But Castro, in particular, was always a hot topic this time of year, and people wondered whether the Astros would […] read more...
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  • In his third season in Houston, Astros slugger Chris Carter is now eighth all-time in franchise history in home runs at Minute Maid Park. Carter deposited a 421-foot, two-run home run into the Astros bullpen in the second inning Tuesday night to help spark the Astros’ comeback in the 10-5 victory over the Angels. That […] read more...
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  • Astros phenom Carlos Correa is quickly solidifying his front-runner status for the American League Rookie of the Year award, and he isn’t afraid to say that honor is among his goals this season. “Of course it is,” he said. “Since Day 1, it’s been a goal. It’s something I’ve been striving for, but the most […] read more...
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  • The Astros got the trade season started on July 23 by swapping a pair of prospects for A’s starter Scott Kazmir. Houston thinks Kazmir will help its late-season playoff push tremendously. Check out other moves teams have made as the trade deadline approaches (July 31). read more...
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  • Through his first 40+ games with the Houston Astros, 20-year-old Carlos Correa is already compared to many other great shortstops of past and present. It’s what we as fans do — compare greatness with other greatness. The most common comparison made since Correa was taken first overall in the 2012 MLB Amateur Draft was to Alex Rodriguez. […] ... read more...
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  • Cy-Falls graduate Scott Kazmir expects to leave 15 to 20 tickets for friends and about 10-15 tickets for family members for his first home start as an Astro on Thursday night against the Angels. Kazmir, who was acquired last Thursday from the A’s, threw seven scoreless innings in his debut for the Astros on Friday […] read more...
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  • With only TWO days remaining before the July 31st MLB Trade Deadline, the Astros are still looking to make another move. While a bunch of moves has been done around the American League, the Astros still have yet to make their second deal, that most people assumed would take place after they acquired Scott Kazmir […] ... read more...
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  • Angels slugger Mike Trout, the reigning American League Most Valuable Player, missed his second consecutive game against the Astros with a sore left wrist. Trout injured his left wrist attempting to make a catch Sunday. He finished that game, but he has been out of the lineup for the first two games of the three-game […] read more...
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  • The Astros and Padres are gaining steam in talks over pitching, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. Multiple people close to the situation said nothing was in the red zone yet, however. The Astros continue to talk to many teams. San Diego closer Craig Kimbrel and starting pitchers Tyson Ross and Andrew Cashner […] read more...
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  • In this week’s Astros Minors Update, I’m going to delve into the new look of Houston’s high-A affiliate, the Lancaster JetHawks.  We’ve seen some great talent come and go in Lancaster this year, and that trend continues with a flurry of moves this week that see some new talent come in and others promoted out. […] ... read more...
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