Career Minor Leaguer Jack Mayfield Gets First Hit, RBI In Major League Debut In Astros 6-5 Win Against CubsAfter 600 games in seven minor league seasons, Jack Mayfield hit a double in the second and got his first RBI on a groundout in Houston's five-run third inning.
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.
Hammond: Will Big 12 Expansion Keep Herman At U of H?Should Bregman stick to 1 position? | Can Durant handle being a villain?
Astros to host Futures game on June 10thAstros minor league team to play game at Minute Maid Park
Astros' Prospects WatchJonathan Singleton completed his 50 game suspension and during Tuesday's game, he went 2-2 with one home run as well as one walk.
Houston Astros Minor League Report Do you love the Astros? Of course you do! You just might not totally love the current players, and I can’t blame you it is tough to get behind them at this time.
Astros Minor Leaguer In World CupAndy Van Hekken has been one of the highlights of the 2011 season for Farmstros. He continues to be solid in the Baseball World Cup in Panama.
The Bad News Astros Go to Japan?With all the discussion about the benefits and negatives of the Astros moving to the American League, it seems another option is being completely ignored.
Farmstros Blog Joins SportsRadio 610 OnlineMeet Mike Tauser, who blogs about the Astros minor league teams.