HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – When the Astros acquired Evan Gattis in the offseason, strikeouts were expected to come along with his home-run power. It’s just that those strikeouts have taken a larger-than-life presence to the […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Astros did not want to become the first team no-hit in the 2015 season. It almost happened on Thursday afternoon when four Indians pitchers combined to one-hit the Astros in […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Jed Lowrie broke up a no-hit attempt with a one-out home run in the ninth, but it was too little, too late for the Astros as they lost 5-1 to the […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Astrodome still holds a special place in the hearts of Houston sports fans. Thursday marked the 50th anniversary of the first game ever played there. It was an exhibition contest […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – He’s been a much-hyped prospect for a few years now, but on Thursday afternoon, Asher Wojciechowski will accomplish the dream of any little kid playing baseball growing up when he makes […]
Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.
Last September, Carlos Carrasco came into Minute Maid Park and tossed a 2-hitter with 12 strikeouts. On Wednesday, Carrasco baffled Houston hitters again. The righty kept the Astros off the board for 6.1 innings in […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Two guys the Astros could’ve lost to another organization have cleared waivers. And now, both Alex Presley and Alex White have been outrighted to Triple-A Fresno. Both had been designated for […]
Bill Brown of Root Sports SW joined Mad Radio and they talked about the Houston Astros heading into the 2015 season, his thoughts on new manger AJ Hinch, the starting rotation and the new re-vamped bullpen.
The Houston Astros kick off their 2015 season Monday night against the Cleveland Indians at Minute Maid Park. New Manager AJ Hinch will be heading up the squad for the first time since being hired […]