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Texans coach Bill O'Brien impressed with Baylor's Jim Grobe hir…

Texans coach Bill O'Brien impressed with Baylor's Jim Grobe hire

chron.com Updated 3 hours ago
As an assistant on three ACC staffs, Bill O'Brien spent six seasons competing against Grobe, who coached at Wake Forest for 13 years.
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  • Astros' Carlos Gomez to make his return on Tuesday

    Astros' Carlos Gomez to make his return on Tuesday

    chron.com MLB.com 6 hours ago
    Gomez, one of the worst everyday players in the majors before the Astros placed him on the disabled list with a bruised rib cage, was 5 for 20 from the plate in his five-game rehab assignment with Class AA Corpus Christi.
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  • Complete gem: McHugh, bats shine in win

    Complete gem: McHugh, bats shine in win

    MLB.com 7 hours ago
    Astros starter Collin McHugh pitched a complete-game gem and his club's offense lit up D-backs starter Edwin Escobar in his first Major League start, striking for eight runs (seven earned) on 10 hits against the left-hander in an 8-3 win over Arizona on…
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  • The Astros optioned Colin Moran back to Class AAA Fresno

    The Astros optioned Colin Moran back to Class AAA Fresno

    chron.com 7 hours ago
    The Astros optioned Moran back to Class AAA Fresno after their 8-3 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. The move corresponded with the pending return of center fielder Carlos Gomez, who will be activated before Tuesday afternoon's game.
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  • Astros Rack Up 13 Hits in 8-3 Win Over Arizona

    Astros Rack Up 13 Hits in 8-3 Win Over Arizona

    nytimes.com 8 hours ago
    The Houston Astros needed Collin McHugh to pitch deep into the game after using eight pitchers to get through 13 innings the night before.
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  • Collin McHugh, Astros coast past Diamondbacks

    Collin McHugh, Astros coast past Diamondbacks

    chron.com 9 hours ago
    Staked to a comfortable lead early in their Memorial Day matinee, Collin McHugh pitched his first career complete game in an 8-3 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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  • Correa blasts off bench to lift Astros in 13th

    Correa blasts off bench to lift Astros in 13th

    MLB.com chron.com May 29 (yesterday)
    Carlos Correa's pinch-hit, three-run blast cemented him as a hero Sunday afternoon as the Astros knocked off the Angels, 8-6, in 13 innings.
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  • For A.J. Hinch, return to Arizona conjures memories of Astros' …

    For A.J. Hinch, return to Arizona conjures memories of Astros' celebration

    chron.com May 29 (yesterday)
    A.J. Hinch got his first trip back to Chase Field as an opposing manager out of the way last October, when the Astros closed their regular season against his former club, the Arizona Diamondbacks.
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  • Correa's HR in 13th Puts Astros Past Angels 8-6

    Correa's HR in 13th Puts Astros Past Angels 8-6

    nytimes.com MLB.com chron.com May 29 (2 days ago)
    Carlos Correa was supposed to take a relaxing Sunday off until his Houston Astros got wrapped up in a 13-inning divisional duel with the Los Angeles Angels.
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  • Development of Michael Feliz's slider crucial to his success

    Development of Michael Feliz's slider crucial to his success

    chron.com May 28 (2 days ago)
    ANAHEIM, Calif. --- Michael Feliz's slider has been a work in progress since the Astros signed him as a 16-year-old from the Dominican Republic in 2010.
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  • Colin Moran back in Astros lineup after offensive spark on Frid…

    Colin Moran back in Astros lineup after offensive spark on Friday

    chron.com May 28 (2 days ago)
    ANAHEIM --- A day after collecting the first two hits and first two RBIs of his major league career, Colin Moran was back in the Astros' lineup against the Angels on Saturday night.
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  • Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus' lost dogs have been found

    Texans linebacker Whitney Mercilus' lost dogs have been found

    chron.com May 28 (2 days ago)
    After taking to social media late Thursday in an effort to find his lost dogs, Rocky and Princess, the Texans outside linebacker was reunited with his pups on Saturday thanks to a helpful Houston family.
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  • Albert Pujols and Mike Trout torch Mike Fiers in Astros loss

    Albert Pujols and Mike Trout torch Mike Fiers in Astros loss

    chron.com May 28 (3 days ago)
    ANAHEIM --- If they are to salvage their season, the Astros must capitalize on a softening schedule. Beginning with Friday's series opener at Angel Stadium, they play 24 of 31 games against teams that entered the weekend with losing or .500 records.
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  • Video - Best moves for Foster, Boldin? 01:27

    Best moves for Foster, Boldin?

    May 27
    Jim Trotter and Darren Woodson analyze what the best move is for RB Arian Foster to focus on during the offseason, as well as how team's should approach signing WR Anquan Boldin.
  • Video - Roster decisions looming large for these NFL teams 01:49

    Roster decisions looming large for these NFL teams

    May 25
    NFL Insider Field Yates talks about the big roster decisions that the Colts, Redskins and Texans all need to make this offseason.
  • Video - Healthy Clowney plans to dominate NFL 01:10

    Healthy Clowney plans to dominate NFL

    May 23
    ESPN's Tania Ganguli reports on Texans LB Jadeveon Clowney's plans to dominate the league. He says being '100 percent' healthy is the first step.
  • Video - Kellerman: Watt's new logo is 'high motor' 00:51

    Kellerman: Watt's new logo is 'high motor'

    May 23
    The SportsNation crew react to Texans DE J.J. Watt unveiling his new logo on Instgram.