7:26 AM EDT, Sat August 23, 2014
Columbus Dispatch 1 hour ago
Astros 5, Indians 1: Astros pick up victory on Indians’ comedy of errors

Astros 5, Indians 1: Astros pick up victory on Indians’ comedy of errors

CLEVELAND — Poor defense and sloppy late baserunning proved costly to the Cleveland Indians yesterday night. First baseman Carlos Santana and catcher Roberto Perez committed throwing errors in the ninth inning, leading to four unearned runs that gave the Houston Astros a 5-1 win.
Akron Beacon Journal 5 hours ago

Astros 5, Indians 1 - Stephanie Storm's final thoughts

Stephanie Storm’s final thoughts on the Indians error-filled 5-1 loss to the visiting Houston Astros Friday night at Progressive Field. 1) Errors, errors and more errors. With two more (incredibly costly) defensive errors in Friday’s game, the Indians are one away from reaching 100 with six weeks...
Chronicle-Telegram 7 hours ago

Indians sloppy on bases and in field, drop series opener against Astros

CLEVELAND — The Indians got another top-shelf effort from a starting pitcher Friday night in the series opener against Houston. Unfortunately for them, they also got another bottom-feeding performance from their offense and defense. Right-hander Carlos Carrasco pitched well but was pretty much forced...
Akron Beacon Journal 8 hours ago

Sloppy Indians falter in late innings in 5-1 loss to Astros

CLEVELAND: For anyone wondering how the Indians have become the worst defensive team in the American League, look no further than Friday night’s late debacle that led to a 5-1 loss to the visiting Houston Astros.With the score knotted at 1-1 since the fifth inning, the Indians spoiled a good chance...
CSN Houston 7 hours ago

Peacock exits with forearm discomfort

Brad Peacock was forced to leave in the middle of a strong start with right forearm discomfort.
KFFL 12 hours ago

Astros | Brad Peacock leaves early

Houston Astros SP Brad Peacock (undisclosed) left the game early Friday, Aug. 22, because of ...

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CSN Houston 7 hours ago

Baseball Capsules

WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Nationals' winning streak ended at a team record-tying 10 games as San Francisco rookie Joe Panik hit his first major league home run and sent the Giants to a 10-3 romp on Friday night
Akron Beacon Journal 8 hours ago

Indians suffer late-inning collapse in 5-1 loss to Astros Friday in series opener

For anyone wondering how the Indians have become the worst defensive team in the American League, no need to look any further than Friday night’s late debacle that led to a 5-1 loss to the visiting Houston Astros. With the score knotted at 1-1 since the fifth inning, the Indians spoiled a good chance to take the lead in the bottom of the eighth. With runners on first and second base with no outs, they promptly ran themselves out of the promising inning. Then in the top of the inning with lockdown closer Cody Allen on the mound, two errors that pushed the club’s total to 99 on the...
CSN Houston 9 hours ago

Astros jump on Indians' errors to win 5-1

The Astros took advantage of numerous mistakes made by Cleveland to defeat the Indians 5-1 on Friday night.
Houston Chronicle 10 hours ago

Collin McHugh in search of a personal trifecta

CLEVELAND — Astros righthander Collin McHugh will take the mound Saturday against the Cleveland Indians in search of the first three-game winning streak of his career. McHugh (6-9, 3.00 ERA) has won two in a row twice before this current two-game winning streak, but he has yet to string three in a row. “Truthfully, I’ve […]
Houston Chronicle 12 hours ago

Astros quiet on future of Class AAA affiliate

The Astros’ Class AAA affiliate Oklahoma City is on the verge of switching to the Dodgers next season, newsok.com is reporting, but it appears premature to assume the Astros have another Class AAA affiliate lined up. “The Astros don’t have any comment at this time,” Astros president Reid Ryan said. “We have an existing relationship […]
Plain Dealer 15 hours ago
Starting lineups for Friday's Cleveland Indians -- Houston Astros game

Starting lineups for Friday's Cleveland Indians -- Houston Astros game

Here are the starting lineups and the pitching matchup for Friday's series opener between the Indians and Astros.
Columbus Dispatch Aug 22, 2014

Indians on deck

Opponent: vs. Houston Astros

Scouting report: Astros at Indians

Three things to watch in the series: 1. The Astros are 4-3 through the first two legs of their 10-game road trip, which began with stops in Boston (2-2) and New York (2-1). The Indians have still won seven of their last 10 games after falling to the Twins on Thursday, 4-1. They’re still in […]
CSN Houston Aug 21, 2014

Can Brad Peacock bounce back?

The last time Brad Peacock took the mound for the Astros, he could not get through five innings.
CSN Houston Aug 21, 2014

Keuchel overshadowed despite fifth CG

Brandon McCarthy stole the show. Yet, it wasn't without a valiant fight and nearly as impeccable of an outing from the Astros' Dallas Keuchel.

Game 125: Yankees vs. Astros

YANKEES (63-61) Brett Gardner LF Derek Jeter SS Jacoby Ellsbury CF Mark Teixeira 1B Martin Prado 2B Chase Headley 3B Francisco Cervelli C Ichiro Suzuki RF Zelous Wheeler DH RHP Brandon McCarthy (4-2, 2.30) McCarthy vs. Astros ASTROS (54-73) Robbie Grossman LF Jose Altuve 2B Chris Carter DH Dexter Fowler CF Marc Krauss RF Jon […] The post Game 125: Yankees vs. Astros appeared first on The LoHud Yankees Blog.

Game 125: Yanks (63-61) vs. Astros (54-73)

NEW YORK -- If anyone had told you before the season that on Aug. 21, the Yankees would be closer to getting swept by the lowly Houston Astros than to a playoff spot, you probably would not have believed it. And yet, 125 games into the season, here we are. To bolster their short bench, the Yankees recalled Zelous Wheeler from Triple-A Scranton, and he is today's DH. Chase Whitley was sent down to make room. Here's the lineup that will try to avert the ignominy of a sweep by the Astros and their left-handed starting pitcher, Dallas Keuchel: Brett Gardner LF Derek Jeter SS Jacoby Ellsbury...
CSN Houston Aug 21, 2014

Astros-Yankees Preview

It wasn't long ago that the New York Yankees were focused on first place in the AL East. If they aren't careful, even a wild card may soon slip out of sight.

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