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Astros’ Jose Altuve paces AL second basemen in all-star voting

Astros second baseman Jose Altuve leads all American League second basemen in All-Star voting as of Tuesday. Altuve, an All-Star in 2012 and 2014, has amassed 1,301,754 votes. Altuve is aiming to become just the seventh player in Astros history to be voted as an All-Star starter. The others are Craig Biggio (1995-98) and Jeff […]

Game update and Duquette on Matusz suspension - School of Roch

Orioles left-hander Wei-Yin Chen gave up singles to George Springer and Jose Altuve on his first two pitches this afternoon, but he escaped the jam with a pop up, strikeout and fly ball. Altuve was in a 3-for-32 slump over his last eight games. Preston Tucker and Jonathan Villar opened...
Houston Chronicle May 24, 2015

Struggling Jose Altuve gets a breather in Sunday’s series finale vs. Tigers

DETROIT — The defending major league batting champion is struggling in a way that hasn’t been seen in a long time. Jose Altuve was out of the lineup on Sunday for the first time in 2015, with George Springer slotted into the leadoff spot in his place. “I don’t feel like really good because I […]
Houston Chronicle May 16, 2015

Jose Altuve proving he’s much more than just a singles hitter

Astros second baseman Jose Altuve hit a majestic 422-foot, three-run home run to left-center field in the fourth inning for his fifth home run of the year. Altuve is now only two home runs away from tying his career-high, which he set in 2012 and tied in 2014. “I was able to help my team, […]
Houston Chronicle May 10, 2015

Former Astros catching prospect making most of opportunity with Angels

Although Angels catcher Carlos Perez threw out Jose Altuve and Jake Marisnick attempting to steal this weekend, the former Astros prospect was grateful for the guidance and encouragement he got from Altuve during the four-game series. “Altuve told me he was very happy for me, but he did say we might have problems if I […]

VIDEO: Altuve blast puts Astros on top of the Angels in the first

Jose Altuve smacked a home run to left field off of Matt Shoemaker in the top of the first, giving the Astros an early lead. Altuve, last year's American League batting chapmpion, has now hit four home runs this year after hitting seven last season....

VIDEO: Angels thwart speedy Altuve

Video via MLB.com. Jose Altuve's speed killed the Angels Thursday night in Anaheim. Friday night, they seemed intent on not letting it happen again. Thursday Altuve beat out what is typically a routine double play ball in the ninth inning, avoiding...
Athletics Nation May 4, 2015

Josh Reddick: American League co-Player of the Week with Jose Altuve

The Oakland A's right fielder has now won three Player of the Week awards. Josh Reddick is the American League co-Player of the Week, sharing the title with Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, tweets Houston Chronicle beat writers Evan Drelich. From April 27 to May 3, Reddick was 11 for 23 with three home runs, a double, 12 RBIs, three walks, and struck out once for an impressive .478/.538/.913 batting line. He also came around to score eight times over the past six games. Altuve was .467/.500/.733 since April 27 with eight RBIs and two stolen bases as the Astros extended their...
Houston Chronicle May 4, 2015

Jose Altuve wins AL player of week award

Jose Altuve was named the AL’s co-player of the week along with Oakland outfielder Josh Reddick, the league announced. For the week, Altuve hit .467 with seven runs, five doubles, one homer, eight RBI, two steals and a 1.233 OPS. He hit safely in six of his seven games during the week, including five multi-hit […]

Around the bases: This week in MLB

It was only a matter of time before Houston 2B Jose Altuve got going. With nine consecutive multi-hit games entering Saturday, Altuve boosted his overall batting average to .376 with a .413 on-base percentage.
Houston Chronicle May 2, 2015

The Sports Update: Astros’ Jose Altuve appraises his bobblehead

On the day his bobblehead was given away at Minute Maid Park, Astros second baseman Jose Altuve provided his thoughts on the likeness.
Houston Chronicle May 2, 2015

Jose Altuve ties Astros’ record with ninth straight multi-hit game

Reigning American League batting champion Jose Altuve took advantage of the Mariners’ shift in the eighth inning Friday night to single to the right of second base, tying the Astros’ record for consecutive multi-hit games with his ninth in a row. Altuve, who hit .341 last year, finished 2-for-3 with a walk to raise his […]
Houston Chronicle Apr 30, 2015

Jose Altuve knocks first walk-off hit of his career in Astros 3-2 win over Mariners

Jose Altuve shot the first walk-off hit of his career, stopped a few feet in front of second base and then motioned toward his teammates as they raced out of the dugout after him Thursday night in the 10th inning. Providing the perfect exclamation to a brilliant month, Altuve drilled a walk-off single to left […]

Mariners let one slip away late in 3-2 loss to surging Astros

HOUSTON — Squandering late scoring opportunities in a close game cost the Mariners a chance Thursday to cool off Houston’s surging Astros in a 3-2 loss in 10 innings at Minute Maid Park. Houston extended its winning streak to seven games when Jose Altuve drove a single off the left-field wall against reliever Dominic Leone (0-2). It was Altuve’s first career walk-off RBI. Gonzalez started the winning rally by grounding a one-out double past first baseman Logan Morrison. Leone walked pinch-hitter Colby Rasmus before Altuve rocked a first-pitch fastball off the wall. About those missed...
Houston Chronicle Apr 30, 2015

Jose Altuve continues historic multi-hit game streak

Astros second baseman Jose Altuve led off the third inning Thursday night with a double to left field, extending his streak of multi-hit games to eight. Altuve’s multi-hit game streak is the second longest in Astros franchise history, one shy of the record Jesus Alou set in 1969 with nine consecutive multi-hit games. Billy Hatcher […]

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