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Frankie Montas pitched into the seventh inning to stop Houston's 10-game winning streak, Matt Chapman homered for the third time in six games and the Oakland Athletics beat the Astros 2-1 on Wednesday night.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow, who was born and raised in Mexico City, says he hopes to see a franchise in Mexico when MLB expands.
Alex Bregman hit a grand slam, Josh Reddick connected for a two-run homer against his former team, and the Houston Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 9-1 on Tuesday night for their majors-best 10th straight win.
From top to bottom, which are the offenses that no pitcher should want to face? Plus, the clubs that aren't scaring anyone.
Before an enlightening conversation with Jacob deGrom (49:22), Buster & Tim Kurkjian discuss Jackie Robinson Day, the red hot Astros, dominant pitching staffs & more (11:38). Plus, Negro Leagues Museum President Bob Kendrick (38:36) and Todd Radom's Cap Talk and latest uniform quiz (41:44).
The Astros made a big move toward the top, but will they or any of April's hot starters still stand tall after this week?
With an impressive sweep of upstart Seattle, Houston served notice that it is the team to beat in the American League.
Gerrit Cole struck out 11 in six innings, Aledmys Diaz homered and the Houston Astros completed a three-game sweep of the Seattle Mariners with a 3-2 victory Sunday.
Jose Altuve homered for the fifth straight game, Justin Verlander struck out eight of the first 10 batters he faced and finished with a season-high 11, and the Houston Astros won their eighth straight beating the Seattle Mariners 3-1 on Saturday night.
Jose Altuve and Yuli Gurriel hit grand slams and the Houston Astros limited heavy-hitting Seattle by using two starting pitchers in a 10-6 win over the Mariners on Friday night.
We have aces aplenty, an LCS rematch and several intriguing matchups. Here's your guide to what will happen this weekend.
Jose Altuve hit two homers, Carlos Correa homered with three RBI and the Houston Astros completed their first ever sweep of the New York Yankees with an 8-6 win Wednesday night.
Some wrote off Jose Altuve as one of the game's best players after a sluggish second half last season. Those folks might want to reconsider.
Jose Altuve hit his 100th homer and George Springer's two-run double in the eighth inning helped the Houston Astros to their third straight comeback win, 6-3 over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.
Jennifer Harughty says in the lawsuit that her left index finger was shattered on July 8, 2018, when she was hit by a shirt from the T-shirt cannon fired by the Astros mascot, Orbit.
Buster and Boog Sciambi discuss the Yankees rotation, the Chris Davis coverage, the best players under the age of 22, and the always interesting Alex Bregman (7:50). Plus, the "Numbers Game" with Sarah Langs (27:21), Steve Wulf on Michael Jordan's career in the minor leagues (32:54), and Eddie Matz on Justin Verlander's quest to pitch into his mid-40s (43:11).
Jose Altuve hit a long home run and Carlos Correa's broken-bat RBI infield single in the eighth inning helped the Houston Astros rally past the New York Yankees 4-3 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory.
He isn't quite as famous -- and doesn't have as many rings -- but the ace of the Astros shares some parallels with the Pats QB and aspires to play, well, forever.
A major reshuffle in our top 10 shows that some teams are making the most of a new season -- and others have holes to dig out of.