This is the August 23, 2012 news archive. View today's Astros rumors and news.

Houston Astros News and Rumors

Walk to Beltran key to meltdown

Walk to Beltran key to meltdown

chron.com Updated Aug 23, 2012
For about four innings on Thursday, it looked like the Astros might get interim manager Tony DeFrancesco his first victory. Dallas Kuechel had retired 12 of the first 13 Cardinals batters, and the Astros offense had done all the little things right for …
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Freese, Holliday Power Cardinals 00:33

    Freese, Holliday Power Cardinals

    Aug 23
    David Freese and Matt Holliday both drove in four runs as the Cardinals pummeled the Astros 13-5.

Sports Columnists

  • Source -- Martell Webster agrees to deal with Washington Wizards

    Aug 23
    Free-agent swingman Martell Webster has agreed to terms on a new contract with the Washington Wizards, according to sources with knowledge of the deal.
  • Don Banks: 2012 Division Preview: AFC East

    Aug 23
    In the first 10 seasons of the reconfigured four-team AFC East (2002-11), the red-white-blue-and-silver-clad colossus from New England has ruled all. While the Bills, Dolphins and Jets have combined to employ 14 head coaches and enough starting quarterb…
  • NFL quarterback rankings -- John Clayton reveals the 2012 hierarchy of sig…

    Aug 23
    John Clayton ranks the NFL's starting quarterbacks from No. 1 to No. 32.
  • NFL quarterback rankings -- John Clayton reveals the 2012 hierarchy of sig…

    Aug 23
    John Clayton ranks the NFL's starting quarterbacks from No. 1 to No. 32.