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McCann hits leadoff HR in 11th, sends Tigers over Astros
The Houston Astros will start Scott Feldman (3-4, 5.06 ERA) in the first game of a four-game series against David Price (3-1, 3.40 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Thursday afternoon.
The Houston Astros won for the seventh time in eight games, beating the Oakland Athletics 6-1 on Wednesday. Dallas Keuchel improved to 6-0, the best start to a season by an Astros pitcher since Roger Clemens started 9-0 in 2004.
Evan Gattis hit a two-run homer to help Dallas Keuchel earn his eighth straight win, and the Astros kept rolling with a 6-1 victory over the Athletics on Wednesday.
The Houston Astros hit three home runs in their 6-4 win against the Oakland Athletics on Thursday, bringing their season total to a major league-leading 60 home runs through 40 games this season.
On May 20, 2013, Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro was 1-for-3 with a solo home run in a 6-5 win over the Kansas City Royals.Castro became the American League Player of the Week for the week of May 20-26 after hitting .
A comprehensive look at every AL West team's system strengths and weaknesses heading into the 2015 MLB draft, as well as needs and possible player targets on draft day (June 8).
The Astros probably can't keep up this pace, but their hot start might prove to be enough to propel them to the AL West title.
The Houston Astros will start Dallas Keuchel (5-0, 1.87 ERA) against Jesse Hahn (1-3, 4.42 ERA) and the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday.Keuchel’s 2.
Roberto Hernandez threw at least six innings for the seventh straight time, his longest streak since 2011, and the Houston Astros won for the sixth time in seven games, beating the Oakland Athletics 6-4 on Tuesday.
Carter, Rasmus homer to back Hernandez as Astros beat A's
The Houston Astros will look to even their three-game series against the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park. Veteran Roberto Hernandez (1-3, 4.
The Houston Astros entered the 2015 season with a measly 4 percent chance to win the AL West, per the ZiPS projection system. Dan Szymborski checks in on the AL West leader's chances now.
Luis Valbuena of the Houston Astros has four opposite field home runs this season, tied for second with David Freese and Ryan Braun and one behind J.D.
Lance McCullers made his major league debut for the Houston Astros on Monday night at age 21, the same age at which his father, also named Lance, played his first major league game, for the San Diego Padres in 1985.
George Springer of the Houston Astros hit a 432-fly out to center field that would have been a home run in 26 ballparks in a 2-1 loss to the Oakland Athletics on Monday in Houston.
In ESPN The Magazine, Sam Miller explains why even though we know more than ever about UCL tears, we won't keep them from happening.
The Chicago White Sox win their sixth game in a row and lead our nightly list of power rankings.
Oakland snaps 4-game losing streak with 2-1 win over Houston
The Houston Astros will start rookie Lance McCullers on Monday night against the Oakland Athletics in what will be his major league debut. McCullers has posted a 3-1 record with a 0.
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Comerica Park - Fri 5/22