5:38 AM EDT, Mon October 20, 2014

Writers pick Jose Altuve as Astros MVP

Jose Altuve was named the Astros’ 2014 Most Valuable Player by the Houston Chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America, which includes members of the Houston Chronicle. This is the second time he’s won the award in his young major league career. He was also the 2012 recipient. Here are the other award winners: […]
Houston Chronicle Oct 3, 2014

Bo Porter to coach third base for Braves

The Braves hired former Astros manager Bo Porter to coach third base, the team announced today. Porter, who will also be the team’s outfield and base-running coach, will join the staff of manager Fredi Gonzalez, who is returning for his fifth season. Porter replaces third-base coach Doug Dascenzo. Also, advance/assistant hitting coach Scott Fletcher will […]
Houston Chronicle Oct 1, 2014

Photos: Craig Biggio and Astros host Sunshine Kids party at Minute Maid Park

Craig and Patty Biggio treated the Sunshine Kids, a non-profit organization dedicated to children with cancer and their families, to a memorable experience on Wednesday at Minute Maid Park. The children played on the field and were treated to lunch in the Diamond Club, along with their families. The kids also received autographs from Craig […]

Altuve receives call of congratulations from MLB’s last Triple Crown winner

The American League batting champion was feted in a small, sponsored event Tuesday at Minute Maid Park, two days after he ended the regular season with a major league-best .341 average. Altuve said Victor Martinez, the runner-up in the race, and Miguel Cabrera — both excellent players who, like Altuve, come from Venezuela — called […]

Astros to conduct full search for coaches; incumbents could have other options

The Astros are going to conduct a full search to fill out their coaching staff, general manager Jeff Luhnow said Tuesday night. “We want to make sure we have several candidates for each position,” Luhnow said. “We’re going to do interviews and there’ll be multiple people weighing in on the interview process. But ultimately, A.J. […]
CSN Houston Sep 30, 2014

Altuve named to Japan All-Star Series 2014

After a stellar season with the Astros in which he finished with the franchise’s first-ever batting title, Jose Altuve will embark on a new adventure this offseason.
Houston Chronicle Sep 29, 2014

Hinch approaching task of leading Astros with plenty of optimism

As the new manager of the Astros, A.J. Hinch has everyone wearing orange and blue on his side, from owner Jim Crane to general manager Jeff Luhnow to front office personnel, scouts, players and thousands of fans who continue to yearn for better days at Minute Maid Park. But even as he was introduced Monday […]
CSN Houston Sep 29, 2014

Person with knowledge of the decision to AP: Houston Astros hire A.J. Hinch as manager

HOUSTON (AP) Person with knowledge of the decision to AP: Houston Astros hire A.J. Hinch as manager.
CSN Houston Sep 29, 2014

Reports: Astros to name Hinch manager

According to several media reports, the Astros will name A.J. Hinch as their new manager on Monday at 5:30 p.m.

Astros to hire A.J. Hinch as manager

A.J. Hinch is expected to be named the Astros next manager, a person close to the search said. The team has called a 5:30 p.m. press conference for tonight. Hinch managed the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2009-2010 and was most recently a VP of scouting for the San Diego Padres. A graduate of Stanford, Hinch played […]
Houston Chronicle Sep 29, 2014

A look at the Astros’ 2014 season from A to Z

The Astros improved from 51-111 to 70-92 this season. Here's a look at the key moments and players from the campaign.
CSN Houston Sep 29, 2014

Astros players tweet farewell to 2014 season

Some of the Astros players sent out farewell tweets and tweets to congratulate Jose Altuve after Sunday's game that closed out their 2014 season.
CSN Houston Sep 28, 2014

Baseball Capsules

WASHINGTON (AP) Jordan Zimmermann pitched the first no-hitter for the Washington Nationals, the gem preserved when defensive replacement Steven Souza Jr.
CSN Houston Sep 28, 2014

Lawless: 'I enjoyed the opportunity'

Astros interim manager doesn't know what his future with the club will be, but he enjoyed the opportunity to lead the team during September.
CSN Houston Sep 28, 2014

Tropeano starts Astros' season finale in front of family and friends

Nick Tropeano finished out his first stint in the majors in front of over 100 family members and friends against the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday afternoon.

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    West Islip's Nick Tropeano pitches at Citi Field with family, friends on hand

  • Collin McHugh

    Collin McHugh

    Collin McHugh named AL rookie of the month

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    Tony Sipp

    Duda HR unlikely in more ways than one

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    Scott Feldman

    Astros’ Feldman shines as leader while handling father’s death

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