This is the February 4, 2013 news archive. View today's Astros rumors and news.
The Astros acquired power-hitting first baseman Chris Carter, starter Brad Peacock and catching prospect Max Stassi from the A's on Monday in exchange for Jed Lowrie and Fernando Rodriguez.Share Tweet
Urban Invitational returns to HoustonMLB.com Feb 4, 2013The Astros will once again play host to the Urban Invitational, a college baseball tournament at Minute Maid Park that features four historically black colleges and universities -- Alabama State, Southern, Prairie View A&M and Texas Southern.Share Tweet
Vote yay or nay on Astros latest tradechron.com Feb 4, 2013The Astros shipped off one of their few recognizable names in a five-player trade with the Oakland A’s. Do you think the Astros got the best of the deal or did they get fleeced?Share Tweet
Astros 2013: Bench — What is the true meaning of life?chron.com Feb 4, 2013Brian, Dan and Chip are completing their position-by-position look at the 2013 Astros this week. • •• ••• •• • January 23: First Base (Chip Bailey). January 24: Second Base (Brian Todd). January 25: Shortstop (Dan Peschong). January 28:Share Tweet