11:41 AM EDT, Tue July 07, 2015
Akron Beacon Journal 11 hours ago

Indians: Matchups for upcoming games

TUESDAY: Astros at IndiansTime: 7:10 p.m.TV: STOPitchers: Vincent Velasquez (0-0, 4.21) vs. Corey Kluber (3-9, 3.64)WEDNESDAY: Astros at IndiansTime: 7:10 p.m.TV: STOPitchers: Dan Straily (0-0, 7.71) vs. Trevor Bauer (7-5, 3.88)THURSDAY: Astros at IndiansTime: 7:10 p.m.TV: STOPitchers: Collin McHugh (9-4, 4.54) vs. Cody Anderson (1-1, 0.76)
News-Herald 11 hours ago

Cleveland Indians continue woeful home form with 9-4 loss to Houston Astros

Post-near-no-hitter letdown?Perhaps.Home-not-so-sweet-home syndrome?Definitely.The Indians on July 6 returned to Progressive Field, and regressed once again, losing, 9-4, to the Astros. The loss, shall we say, was not unexpected. The Indians are now 15-24 at Progressive Field, the worst home record in the American League.
Chronicle-Telegram 12 hours ago

Astros 9, Indians 4: Tribe offense stalls in another loss at home

CLEVELAND — The Indians opened the second half of the season much like they spent the first 81 games — with next to no offense and a loss at home. With the bats failing to produce adequately enough again, Cleveland dropped the first of a four-game series against Houston, 9-4, Monday night at Progressive...
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Carlos Carrasco, Cleveland Indians sleepwalk through 9-4 loss to Houston Astros

Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros proved too much for the Indians on Monday night at Progressive Field.
The Republican 1 hour ago
Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros: NESN TV schedule, live stream (7/3-7/5)

Boston Red Sox vs. Houston Astros: NESN TV schedule, live stream (7/3-7/5)

Extending their signs of optimism into and actual winning streak will be difficult this series with the AL West-leading Houston Astros.
Grand Rapids Press 19 hours ago

Detroit Tigers claim first baseman Marc Krauss from Tampa Bay Rays

The Detroit Tigers may have found a short-term replacement for Miguel Cabrera. The Tigers have claimed the contract of first baseman Marc Krauss from the Tampa Bay Rays. The Detroit Tigers may have found a short-term replacement for Miguel Cabrera. The Tigers have claimed...
Astros 9, Indians 4: Monday's One Last Thing on Jason Kipnis hoping for All-Star Game changes

Astros 9, Indians 4: Monday's One Last Thing on Jason Kipnis hoping for All-Star Game changes

The Indians fell to the Astros 9-4 Monday night, as Carlos Carrasco was roughed up early. Before the game, second baseman Jason Kipnis was selected as the team’s lone representative in the All-Star Game. He also commented on the game's voting system and meaning. Monday’s One Last Thing: You can now add Kipnis’ name to those hoping for change to the All-Star Game. Earlier this season, Indians manager Terry Francona didn’t go as far as to call for change, but he did point out that by allowing the All-Star Game to determine home field advantage in the World Series but also...

More Astros Rumors & News

Jose Altuve passes Omar Infante on final tally to earn All-Star nod

BOSTON — It’s one of the 2015 Astros’ best come-from-behind victories to date: Jose Altuve has been voted the starter at second base for the American League in the All-Star Game on July 14 in Cincinnati. Altuve edged past Omar Infante of the Royals, whose fan base made a gigantic push to get all of […]
Baltimore Sun Jul 5, 2015

Ramirez's 2-Run HR Lifts Red Sox Over Astros 5-4

BOSTON (AP) - Hanley Ramirez hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Houston Astros 5-4 Sunday.

Apologies aplenty as Astros drop final game in Boston

BOSTON — The apologies were delivered immediately and in succession in Sunday’s 5-4 loss, just like the mistakes that prompted them. Carlos Correa and Evan Gattis pulled back-to-back home runs that were hit just high enough over the Green Monster in a three-pitch span during the seventh inning Sunday afternoon. That gave the Astros a […]

Chad Qualls set for rehab assignment in Corpus Christi

BOSTON — The pinched nerve in Chad Qualls’ neck seems to be resolved and the reliever is nearing a minor league rehab assignment, manager A.J. Hinch said Sunday. Qualls, who can be activated from the 15-day disabled list on Friday at the earliest, is to travel with the Astros to Cleveland on Sunday and head […]
Plain Dealer Jul 5, 2015
Reality changes storyline for Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians: 2015 MLB power rankings

Reality changes storyline for Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians: 2015 MLB power rankings

After the Indians and Astros opened the season against each other, each team took a different path. The Astros took over the AL West, while the Indians sank into mediocrity.
Full Count | WEEI Jul 4, 2015

Clay Buchholz continues ‘very similar’ run of 2013 in Red Sox’ win over Astros

“He’s been slicing and dicing so we’ll sit back, press play, and watch him go forever.” — Justin Masterson on Clay Buchholz following the Red Sox‘ 12-8 extra-inning loss to the Astros Friday night. Friday night Justin Masterson said Clay Buchholz would go forever in Saturday’s start, and while he likely didn’t mean he literally […]
Houston Chronicle Jul 4, 2015

Clay Buchholz silences Astros’ bats as Red Sox win on Independence Day

Associated Press BOSTON — Clay Buchholz pitched a six-hitter to win his fourth straight start, coming within one out of a shutout as the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a tough loss with a 6-1 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday. Mookie Betts drove in three runs and made a leaping catch in center […]

Astros activate Marisnick, send Santana back down to minors

Jake Marisnick (left hamstring strain) will be active in Boston on Sunday after finishing up a rehab stint at Class AAA Fresno. The Astros have optioned Domingo Santana to Fresno. Marisnick had an extra-base hit, three stolen bases and a couple of walks Friday for Fresno in El Paso, his third minor league rehab game.

Astros report: Rasmus happy to return, fortunate infection wasn’t worse

BOSTON — Colby Rasmus’ first game in eight days didn’t go particularly well Saturday, with three strikeouts in as many at-bats as the Red Sox fell to the Red Sox 6-1. Considering the medical ordeal Rasmus went through because of an infection that was caused by a bug bite of some sort — a spider […]
The Republican Jul 4, 2015
Boston Red Sox RHP Matt Barnes and Houston Astros RF George Springer broke records together at UConn

Boston Red Sox RHP Matt Barnes and Houston Astros RF George Springer broke records together at UConn

BOSTON -- Red Sox right-handed reliever Matt Barnes got his first look at Houston Astros slugger George Springer's powerful swing before the two were freshman together at UConn in 2009.   "When we played for Team Connecticut together in summer...
The Republican Jul 4, 2015

Houston Astros score four in 10th inning off of rookie Noe Ramirez, Boston Red Sox lose 12-8

Noe Ramirez allowed four runs (two earned) in his major league debut as the Boston Red Sox fell 12-8 to the Houston Astros Friday night at Fenway Park.
The Republican Jul 4, 2015
John Farrell: Junichi Tazawa unavailable out of bullpen in Boston Red Sox loss to Houston Astros

John Farrell: Junichi Tazawa unavailable out of bullpen in Boston Red Sox loss to Houston Astros

Junichi Tazawa was unavailable in Friday night's loss to the Houston Astros, according to Red Sox manager John Farrell.

Astros Player News

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