Jeff Lunow’s first trade as Houston Astros GM ended Jed Lowrie’s first stint as their shortstop. Luhnow’s biggest free agent acquisition this winter has brought Lowrie back for a second. After signing a three-year, $21 […]
The Houston Astros have brought back short stop Jed Lowrie on a 3-year deal the club announced on Monday.
The switch-hitting free agent signed a deal through the 2017 season with a club option for 2018, Astros GM Jeff Luhnow announced. Lowrie returns to Houston after being the everyday shortstop in 2012 for the Astros, before heading to the Oakland A’s for 2013-14.
In his first four starts of the 2014 season, Brett Oberholtzer had allowed three runs or fewer, pitching into the sixth inning each time out. That changed on Thursday night as the lefty was knocked […]
On Sunday afternoon, Major League Baseball announced its starting lineups, pitchers and reserves for the 83rd All-Star Game, to be held on July 10 at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium.
Greg Amsinger joined J&R to talk about what it was like interning for Jack Buck, the selfishness of Carlos Lee, why Tony Larussa is managing the All-Star game, that Brett Myers is the only Astro […]
The Houston Astros are on the verge of sweeping a series from the New York Mets for the first time in nearly four years.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow announced today that the club has placed infielder Jed Lowrie on the 15-day Disabled List with a sprained right thumb.