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7/27/2016 | Alford, Urena among top prospect performers Wednesday

A pair of Blue Jays' prospects led the way in a slugfest for Class A Advanced Dunedin on Wednesday.


7/27/2016 | Strained hamstrings straining Astros' bench

Astros center fielder Carlos Gomez left Wednesday's game against the Yankees in the second inning with a right hamstring strain.


7/27/2016 | Hinch hopeful Valbuena won't need DL stint

Astros manager A.J. Hinch said he's confident infielder Luis Valbuena will avoid being placed on the disabled list after he left Tuesday's game with a strained right hamstring in the second inning. Valbuena is still listed as day to day, but wasn't in the starting lineup for Wednesday's series finale against the Yankees.


7/27/2016 | Rasmus, McCullers power Astros past Yanks

Astros outfielder Colby Rasmus snapped an 0-for-29 slump at an opportune time.


7/27/2016 | Tigers return home for weekend set vs. Astros

The Tigers will welcome the Astros to Comerica Park for a three-game series on Friday after an off-day for both teams following their respective series on the East Coast.


7/26/2016 | Yanks back CC, hold off Astros for series win

CC Sabathia won for the first time in more than a month by holding the Astros to two runs -- on solo homers by Marwin Gonzalez and Evan Gattis -- in seven innings to lead the Yankees to their eighth win in 10 games, 6-3, on Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park.


7/26/2016 | Valbuena day to day with hamstring strain

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena left Tuesday night's game against the Yankees with a right hamstring strain. Valbuena is day to day, the team announced.


7/26/2016 | Tanaka, McCullers duel as NY seeks sweep

Two surging pitchers, Lance McCullers and Masahiro Tanaka, take the mound at Minute Maid Park Wednesday night as the Astros and Yankees wrap up their three-game series.


7/26/2016 | Bregman gets crash course in LF at Minute Maid

Alex Bregman's next stop could be in left field.


7/26/2016 | For Bregman, MLB debut is 'pretty special'

Alex Bregman didn't get a hit in his Major League debut on Monday night, but he electrified the Minute Maid Park faithful when he just missed a grand slam, while playing some nifty third base.


7/26/2016 | Keuchel's tough-luck stretch continues vs. NY

Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel continues to perform like he did for all of last season, when he won the American League Cy Young award. The only thing missing was a win over the Yankees, a team he's dominated in his career.


7/25/2016 | Pineda outduels Keuchel as Yanks nip Astros

The Yankees somehow found a way to get the best of nemesis Dallas Keuchel on a night he had some of his best stuff of the season.


7/25/2016 | Astros willing to consider 'rental' on trade market

With a week remaining before the non-waiver Trade Deadline, Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Monday the club would be willing to trade for a "rental player" who would be a free agent at the end of the season. They Astros did that last year by acquiring pitcher Scott Kazmir, who signed with the Dodgers in the winter.


7/25/2016 | Fister eyes his 3rd straight win vs. CC, Yanks

One day after a Alex Bregman made his highly anticipated debut for the Astros and the Yankees traded closer Aroldis Chapman, Houston and New York meet again at Minute Maid Park on Tuesday night.


7/25/2016 | Wait finally over as Astros welcome Bregman

It may have felt like forever for some, but Astros No. 1 prospect Alex Bregman is officially a Major League ballplayer. In a fitting twist of fate or pure coincidence, Bregman will make his debut in front of more than 50 friends and family members Monday night against his mother's favorite team, the New York Yankees.


7/24/2016 | What to expect from Astros' Bregman

The Astros have announced plans to promote Alex Bregman to the big leagues on Monday, barely more than a year after they signed him as the No. 2 overall pick in the 2015 Draft.


7/24/2016 | Astros calling up top prospect Bregman

The Astros will call up their top prospect, shortstop Alex Bregman, prior to Monday night's game against the Yankees in Houston, the club announced on Sunday afternoon. Bregman is considered the 18th overall prospect in the game by MLBPipeline.com.


7/24/2016 | Altuve homers twice as Astros sweep Angels

The Astros rolled to another sweep of the Angels on Sunday afternoon behind the little man making a big run for the American League Most Valuable Player award.


7/24/2016 | Gonzalez exits with sprained left ankle

Astros first baseman Marwin Gonzalez left the game against the Angels on Sunday afternoon, pulling up lame after reaching first on an error in the bottom of the fifth inning.


7/24/2016 | Big shoes to fill: Altuve pays tribute to Junior

On Sunday afternoon, Jose Altuve paid tribute to Ken Griffey Jr.'s Hall of Fame induction by donning white spikes. And the All-Star second baseman looked a whole lot like the Hall of Famer in the Astros' 13-3 rout of the Angels.


7/24/2016 | Hinch: No sense of urgency to make a deal

It's no secret the Astros would like to add a starting pitcher and another left-handed reliever before the Aug. 1 non-waiver Trade Deadline, though general manager Jeff Luhnow said recently there's no sense of urgency. Manager A.J. Hinch echoed those sentiments Sunday in the wake of a report by FanRag Sports that the Astros were one of the teams "pushing hard" for Padres starter Andrew Cashner.


7/24/2016 | Astros' Bregman set for MLB debut vs. Yankees

As if having reigning American League Cy Young winner Dallas Keuchel get the start against the Yankees -- a team he's dominated in his career -- wasn't enough to create a buzz Monday at Minute Maid Park, Astros top prospect Alex Bregman will join the fun, too.


7/23/2016 | Gattis' two homers power Astros past Angels

Evan Gattis homered twice, Carlos Correa added another and the Astros beat the division-rival Angels once again, torching Jered Weaver through the first four innings while en route to a 7-2 victory at Minute Maid Park on Saturday night.


7/23/2016 | Correa's homer sets Astros milestone

Carlos Correa made his rookie debut for the Astros a little more than a year ago, on June 8, 2015. He already has more home runs as a shortstop than anyone else in the club's 51-year history.


7/23/2016 | Astros sign Cuban free-agent shortstop Sierra

The Astros announced the signing of Cuban shortstop Anibal Sierra, as well as four other international prospects, on Saturday evening.




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