Jose Altuve Delivers On HR Request From Fan Battling Terminal CancerThe Houston Astros lost 6-3 to the Seattle Mariners on Thursday Night. But the night was a huge win for one Astros fan battling terminal cancer. Dillon asked Altuve to hit him a home run. Altuve, tempered the young boys expectations, telling him that he hit one last night, so it might not happen. Dillon then told Altuve he'd do it.
The Astros Waste Jose Altuve's Big Night With 6-3 Loss To MarinersJose Altuve has a big night at the plate but the Astros offense couldn't put much else together behind him.
[VIDEOS] Time To Crown Orbit As Baseball's Best MascotThe Houston Astros' mascot Orbit has become the best pre-game, during game, and rewatchable on the internet mascot in Major League Baseball (probably sports). When I go to Astros games, I always make sure to get there earlier enough to enjoy the antics of their Mascot. He does a tremendous job.
Is It Too Late To Say It’s Still Early for Astros?Is it too late to say it's still early for the Stros or were wins Tuesday and Wednesday signs of May flowers after April showers?
Astros Rout Twins, Take Series To Open HomestandThe Astros routed the Twins on Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park, winning back-to-back games for the first time this season and only their second series so far in 2016.
Astros Bats Spark Win Over TwinsTrailing 2-0 in the third inning at Minute Maid Park Tuesday night, the Astros, staring at their 19th loss of the season, needed a spark, and that’s exactly what they, but it came from an unlikely source: Jason Castro, and it helped the Astros to a 6-4 win over the Minnesota Twins.
Twins Rock Keuchel In 6-2 Win Over AstrosDallas Keuchel, much like the Astros this season, looks like a shell of his 2015 self. The Twins crushed him for five runs and drove him out of the game in the fifth inning as Minnesota romped to open the series.
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Altuve Homer Leads Astros To 7-4 WinJose Altuve is convinced the struggling Houston Astros are about to get as hot as he is. Altuve opened the game with his third leadoff homer of the season, doubled twice and scored three runs to help the Astros avoid a sweep with a 7-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.
Astros Blown Out 11-1 In SeattleRobinson Cano forgot how many outs there were and failed to turn a double play to end the seventh inning. It was the type of play that could have left the door open for the Astros to get back into Tuesday night's game.
Colby Rasmus Named American League Player Of The WeekMajor League Baseball announced this afternoon that Houston Astros outfielder Colby Rasmus has been named the American League Player of the Week for the week of April 18-24. This marks the second career Player of the Week award for Rasmus.
Red Sox Erase Rasmus' Game-Tying Home Run, Down Astros in 12 Innings To Win SeriesFirst-inning trouble was too much for even Colby Rasmus' ninth-inning homer to overcome. The slugger tied the game with a #ColbyJack but Boston prevailed, 7-5, in 12 innings to snare a series win in Houston.