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2016 Schedule
8-18, 5th in AL West
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Is Nolan Arenado really that good? (4:09)
AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith
3hMark Simon

What's wrong with Dallas Keuchel?

Last year's Cy Young winner has an ERA above 5 and is off to a rough start this season. But is it all bad, or are there some positive signs in there?

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Dallas Keuchel, 2016: Not painting.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

A tale of two seasons. Dallas Keuchel, 2015: Hitting the black, painting that corner:

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Park's deep triple plates two (0:29)
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Berrios fans eight Astros, earns first win (0:24)

Lineup: Astros (8-17) vs. Twins (7-18)

  • 1. Jose Altuve, 2B (R)
  • 2. George Springer, RF (R)
  • 3. Carlos Correa, SS (R)
  • 4. Colby Rasmus, CF (L)
  • 5. Evan Gattis, DH (R)
  • 6. Preston Tucker, LF (L)
  • 7. Marwin Gonzalez, 1B (S)
  • 8. Luis Valbuena, 3B (L)
  • 9. Jason Castro, C (L)
  • SP: Dallas Keuchel, LHP
  • Daily notes

Astros drop one spot to No. 25

Tyler White had us singing his praises after the season's first week. Since then, you can't even find the rookie's batting average with a magnifying glass. Week 4 Power Rankings

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Sunday's longest home runs

Evan Longoria's solo shot to left-center off Marcus Stroman was his second home run in as many games, and fifth of the season. A pair of Nationals made the list at exactly the same distance.

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Altuve hits a leadoff homer (0:33)

Marc J. Spears, The Undefeated The Undefeated 

Astros checking out scene at Warriors-Blazers pregame before first pitch versus A's.

AP Photo/Pat Sullivan
2dMark Simon

Astros problems in 2016 are plentiful

Poor pitching across the board and a lack of offensive production at a couple of spots in the lineup have made for a very frustrating season.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs94Tied-21st
Batting Average.22729th
On Base Percentage.31219th
Slugging Percentage.40512th
Earned Run Average4.8525th
Quality Starts9Tied-26th
WHIP1.4325th
BAA.28129th

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