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Cano powers Seattle to 2 back in Wild Card

Cano powers Seattle to 2 back in Wild Card

MLB.com nytimes.com chron.com Updated 45 minutes ago
Robinson Cano continued his assault on Astros pitching, edging the Mariners closer in the American League Wild Card chase in the process while pushing Houston towards elimination.
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  • Former Brewers big part of Rangers' success

    Former Brewers big part of Rangers' success

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    How did Carlos Gomez salvage his season after leaving the Astros for the Rangers? It helped that he walked into a new clubhouse full of familiar faces.
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  • Astros' Yulieski Gurriel pays tribute to Jose Fernandez

    Astros' Yulieski Gurriel pays tribute to Jose Fernandez

    chron.com 5 hours ago
    Gurriel hung a No. 16 Astros jersey bearing Fernandez's name in the home dugout at Minute Maid Park about a half hour before Monday night's series opener against the Mariners. Cespedes and Puig honored their fallen compatriot in the same way Sunday, han…
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  • Tucker frustrated with season, excited about moving forward aft…

    Tucker frustrated with season, excited about moving forward after surgery

    chron.com 6 hours ago
    It never went away and eventually hurt on every swing. Tucker, who had surgery Wednesday, went from the Astros' opening day designated hitter to being optioned to Class AAA Fresno in May. His return in July didn't change anything – Tucker hit .164 with …
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  • Astros' Alex Bregman could return to play this week

    Astros' Alex Bregman could return to play this week

    chron.com 6 hours ago
    With Alex Bregman ahead of schedule in his rehabilitation from his strained hamstring, the Astros have not ruled out the rookie third baseman's return before the regular season ends Sunday.
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  • Colby Rasmus' season, Astros tenure likely over

    Colby Rasmus' season, Astros tenure likely over

    chron.com 7 hours ago
    Colby Rasmus, an impending free agent, left the team to seek a second opinion on what manager A.J. Hinch described as "a hip issue that's kind of gone into his groin."
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  • On deck: Astros vs. Mariners

    On deck: Astros vs. Mariners

    chron.com Sep 25 (yesterday)
    Previewing the Astros' final home series of the regular season.
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  • Astros' George Springer's new approach showing results

    Astros' George Springer's new approach showing results

    chron.com Sep 25 (yesterday)
    George Springer slowed down in the batter's box and the results are obvious in the box score.
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  • Musgrove, 3 Solo Shots Lead Astros Past Angels 4-1

    Musgrove, 3 Solo Shots Lead Astros Past Angels 4-1

    nytimes.com chron.com Sep 25 (yesterday)
    Joe Musgrove pitched seven strong innings, Evan Gattis, Tony Kemp and Tyler White homered, and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 Sunday to snap a three-game slide and keep their playoff hopes alive.
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  • Astros' Ken Giles available after Saturday's scary incident

    Astros' Ken Giles available after Saturday's scary incident

    chron.com MLB.com Sep 25 (yesterday)
    Less than 24 hours after being hit by a line drive during early batting practice, Astros closer Ken Giles was available out of the bullpen Sunday.
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  • Astros Rewind: Mike Scott's division-clinching no-hitter

    Astros Rewind: Mike Scott's division-clinching no-hitter

    chron.com Sep 25 (yesterday)
    Thirty years ago today, the Astros clinched their second NL West title in unforgettable fashion.
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  • Angels Score 9 Runs in Last 2 Frames to Beat Astros 10-4

    Angels Score 9 Runs in Last 2 Frames to Beat Astros 10-4

    nytimes.com chron.com yahoo.com Sep 24 (2 days ago)
    At the end of a disappointing season, Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels are having a little fun this weekend in Houston.
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  • Astros' Carlos Correa back in lineup, playing through pain

    Astros' Carlos Correa back in lineup, playing through pain

    chron.com nytimes.com Sep 24 (2 days ago)
    Carlos Correa knows it's a long season, so playing through pain is just part of the deal.That's where he find himself, inserted in the Astros lineup Saturday a day after a diving attempt in the field aggravated the left shoulder injury that has bothered…
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  • Watch live: Astros hosts Angels in Free Game of the Day

    Watch live: Astros hosts Angels in Free Game of the Day

    yahoo.com MLB.com Sep 24 (2 days ago)
    The American League West championship is officially out of reach for the Houston Astros. Without a strong finish, a potential wild card spot will slip through their fingers too. Fortunately for them, they’re set up to gain ground against an opponent the…
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  • Astros' Brad Peacock going with slower slider

    Astros' Brad Peacock going with slower slider

    chron.com Sep 23 (3 days ago)
    Brad Peacock went from nearly throwing the same numbers of sliders and curveballs in his first spot start two weeks ago to increasing his slider usage by three or four times compared to his other breaking pitch.
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  • Astros' Carlos Correa on Mariners' Steve Clevenger's racist twe…

    Astros' Carlos Correa on Mariners' Steve Clevenger's racist tweets: 'It's not right'

    chron.com Sep 23 (3 days ago)
    The Mariners wasted little time dealing with Steve Clevenger's insensitive and racist tweets, suspending the backup catcher Friday without pay for the rest of the season.In the Astros clubhouse, Carlos Correa didn't shy away from the topic.
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  • Video - Keuchel's Confidence Gets Boost In Spring Training 01:56

    Keuchel's Confidence Gets Boost In Spring Training

    Mar 1
    Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel discusses his new approach to spring training, now that he doesn't have to battle for a starting spot in the rotation, and his relationship with new manager A.J. Hinch.
  • Video - Springer Getting Ready For 2015 04:10

    Springer Getting Ready For 2015

    Feb 28
    Astros right fielder George Springer discusses what he learned from his 2014 season and talks about getting ready for the 2015 season.
  • Video - Pat Neshek Joins Olbermann 05:19

    Pat Neshek Joins Olbermann

    Feb 6
    Pat Neshek joins Keith Olbermann to discuss signing with the Houston Astros during the offseason and his extensive baseball card collection.
  • Video - Keith Law's Top MLB Prospects 03:10

    Keith Law's Top MLB Prospects

    Jan 26
    Keith Law breaks down the three best prospects from his list of the top 100 major league prospects.