MLB Power Rankings (1:42)
Astros hang out to split series with Tigers (0:59)
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Astros by the numbers: Another one-run win

The Houston Astros picked up another one-run win, topping the Tigers, 3-2 on Saturday.The Astros are 11-4 in one-run games this season. They went 17-28 in such games, the second-worst record in the majors.

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Saturday's power rankings

Anthony Rizzo's power display for the Cubs against the Diamondbacks headlines Saturday's rundown of top performers on big-league diamonds.

Astros turn triple play in win (0:33)
Astros turn their first triple play since 2004 (0:17)
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Astros by the numbers: McCullers to start against Tigers

The Houston Astros will start Lance McCullers (0-0, 1.93 ERA) against Kyle Lobstein (3-4, 4.29 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Saturday. McCullers is making his second career startThe Astros lead the majors with 62 home runs and are undefeated in their 17 multi-home run games this season.

The top five surprising teams (3:24)
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Astros by the numbers: McHugh to start against Tigers

Collin McHugh (5-1, 4.09 ERA) will start for the Houston Astros against Alfredo Simon (4-2, 3.04 ERA) and the Detroit Tigers on Friday. McHugh has won 12 of his last 13 decisions going back to August 12, 2014, posting a 2.

Web Gems: Thursday, May 21

Does Chris Carter's sliding catch top Alex Gordon's leaping grab into the stands? Vote at @BBTN, using #WebGems.

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Astros by the numbers: Keuchel improves to 6-0

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.

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On this day, Castro homers in win over Royals

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 .

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AL West: Team targets for 2015 draft

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).

2015 Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.23129th
On Base Percentage.30324th
Slugging Percentage.4157th
Earned Run Average3.567th
Quality Starts259th


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