When bad teams toss in the towel on the season, quite often they bring up young players from the minors that cut into the playing time of established veterans. This can hurt your fantasy baseball roster when your regular gets too many “days off” so the kids can get some playing time.
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Astros have acquired infielder Luis Valbuena and right-handed pitcher Dan Straily from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for outfielder Dexter Fowler. The announcement was made by Astros General Manager […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Astros avoided arbitration with Jason Castro, Hank Conger, and Tony Sipp, agreeing to one-year deals with all of them. Reported values of the deals, through multiple outlets, are $4 million […]
The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.
With two men on base, hanging onto a three run lead in the ninth inning, Chad Qualls struck out Mike Trout, then got Albert Pujols to pop out sealing the Astros 8-5 win over […]
It’s official. The 2014 Houston Astros will not go 162-0, and the 2014 Yankees will not go 0-162. On Thursday night at Minute Maid Park, the Yankees picked up their first win of the season, […]
Dexter Fowler homered and tripled, while Jared Cosart tossed five scoreless as the Houston Astros improved to 2-0 for the first time since 2003 with a 3-1 win over the New York Yankees at Minute […]
HOUSTON (CBS Houston): Jesus Guzman and LJ Hoes both homered, and Scott Feldman held the Yankees scoreless into the seventh inning as the Astros beat the Yankees 6-2 on Opening Day. Feldman (1-0) worked both sides of […]
If you’re hoping 2014 will be the year the Astros turn it around and become playoff contenders, well, keep on hoping. It’s not happening. In 2014 the Astros won’t come close to contending or even […]
For what seems like forever, whenever the Astros were involved in a trade they were giving up the more established player. That changed on Tuesday when they acquired center fielder/lead-off hitter Dexter Fowler from the […]