Astros Send Former Closer Ken Giles To Triple-AManager A.J. Hinch came to the mound to take out Giles and the television broadcast caught him appearing to curse at Hinch right after he walked by him on his way off the field.
Twitter Reacts To Astros Closer Ken Giles Punching Self In FaceIt was a bad night at the ballpark for the 'Stros closer and Twitter was ready with plenty of jokes.
Hinch Indicates Giles Is No Longer Astros CloserA.J. Hinch said that if the Astros have a save situation in the ninth inning, it's unlikely Ken Giles will be on the mound
Giles: "They Were All Crappy Pitches"Neither Ken Giles nor A.J. Hinch are shook from the fallout of Game 4.
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Ken Giles: "We're Just Out There To Have A Good Time"The Houston Astros are the best team in Major League Baseball and they don't even worry about it right now.
Ken Giles Joins Gallant At NightAstros' pitcher Ken Giles joins Gallant At Night
Astros Head Into Spring Training Without Defined Closer; Leadoff Spot SetWith spring training just a matter of days the Houston Astros have one major question solved and still one big question to answer before the start of the season.
Astros Rally Late, Sweep A's
Fresh New Faces Join Veterans In New Fantasy Baseball Roles Every AugustOnce the dust from the Major League Baseball trade deadline settles, it's easy for fantasy baseball team owners to find new players that improve the roster. Some of these accidental fantasy studs are fresh faces to the MLB circuit, while others are veterans making comebacks or players that have been on the bench biding their time. Regardless, the key is to find those players quickly and get them into your starting lineup fast enough to make a difference in the final weeks of the fantasy season.
Springer, Valbuena Homer as Astros Complete Sweep of OriolesGeorge Springer homered twice, Luis Valbuena added a two-run homer and the pitching staff set a new major league record for strikeouts in a three-game series as the Astros beat the Orioles, 4-2 in front of an announced crowd of 23,826 at Minute Maid Park on Thursday night. It was their first series sweep and three-game winning streak of the season.