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Astros rally, make great escape to top Halos

Astros rally, make great escape to top Halos

MLB.com Updated 3 hours ago
Jose Altuve extended his Major League-best on-base streak to a career-high 30 games and Carlos Correa drove home the winning run as the Astros beat the Angels, 4-2, in a comeback victory on Monday night.
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  • Correa Breaks Tie in 9th, Astros Hold Off Angels 4-2

    Correa Breaks Tie in 9th, Astros Hold Off Angels 4-2

    nytimes.com chron.com 4 hours ago
    For most of the night Monday, the Astros trailed. Yet manager A.J. Hinch was confident if Houston could simply catch the Angels, the game would swing.
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  • Altuve extends on-base streak to 30 games

    Altuve extends on-base streak to 30 games

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    Astros second baseman Jose Altuve extended his career-long on-base streak to 30 consecutive games by going 2-for-4 in Monday's 4-2 win over the Angels at Angel Stadium. He's the first Astros player to reach in 30 consecutive games since Willy Taveras a …
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  • Astros' Scott Feldman to make spot start in place of Lance McCu…

    Astros' Scott Feldman to make spot start in place of Lance McCullers

    chron.com 8 hours ago
    McCullers will be pushed back until this weekend's series against the Chicago White Sox or Monday's series opener against the Seattle Mariners, which would have been his next turn. The 22-year-old righthander didn't discover the tenderness on the tip of…
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  • Luke Gregerson's help with slider aids Brady Rodgers' shot at A…

    Luke Gregerson's help with slider aids Brady Rodgers' shot at Astros call-up

    chron.com 11 hours ago
    Brady Rodgers' slider, which he revamped in spring training with assistance from Luke Gregerson, has strengthened his repertoire and, in turn, improved his career prospects.
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  • Texans bullish on rookie tight end Stephen Anderson

    Texans bullish on rookie tight end Stephen Anderson

    chron.com 18 hours ago
    Stephen Anderson is making the Texans happy they convinced him to sign with them as an undrafted free agent following the NFL draft.
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  • Astros promoting top prospect Alex Bregman to Class AAA Fresno

    Astros promoting top prospect Alex Bregman to Class AAA Fresno

    chron.com 21 hours ago
    Come later this week, top Astros prospect Alex Bregman will be one level from the major leagues.
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  • Kennedy Strikes Out 11 as Royals Top Astros 6-1

    Kennedy Strikes Out 11 as Royals Top Astros 6-1

    nytimes.com MLB.com chron.com yahoo.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Ian Kennedy knew Kansas City needed a long outing, and he delivered.
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  • Altuve isn't buying the hype for AL MVP race

    Altuve isn't buying the hype for AL MVP race

    MLB.com yahoo.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Nearing the midpoint of the regular season, the Astros are back in the postseason picture, thanks in large part to dynamic second baseman Jose Altuve.
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  • Astros' Jose Altuve's Iron Man streak may end soon

    Astros' Jose Altuve's Iron Man streak may end soon

    chron.com yahoo.com MLB.com nytimes.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    Jose Altuve will play in his 167th consecutive regular-season game on Sunday, the longest active streak in the major leagues.
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  • Astros' rookie A.J. Reed gets first start at first base

    Astros' rookie A.J. Reed gets first start at first base

    chron.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    A day after making his major league debut as the Astros' designated hitter, A.J. Reed will play his first game in the field at the big-league level on Sunday afternoon.
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  • Texans hope Jadeveon Clowney has already had as many injuries “…

    Texans hope Jadeveon Clowney has already had as many injuries “as he needs to have”

    profootballtalk.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    When the Texans took linebacker Jadeveon Clowney with the first overall pick of the 2014 draft, their hope was that he’d team with defensive end J.J. Watt to lift the team’s defense to the top of the league. Injuries have kept that from happening. Clown…
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  • Texans sign first-round pick Will Fuller

    Texans sign first-round pick Will Fuller

    profootballtalk.com Jun 26 (yesterday)
    It took some time for WR Will Fuller and the Texans to work out the details of Fuller’s first professional contract, but they’ve finally come to an agreement. According to multiple reports, Fuller has agreed to his rookie deal with Houston. It’s a four-…
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  • Video - Darren Rovell relives Watt workout 00:55

    Darren Rovell relives Watt workout

    Jun 24
    Darren Rovell joins SportsCenter to break down the J.J. Watt workout regimen he and other reporters were put through by Watt.
  • Video - Watt feeling 'great' after 'crazy offseason' 00:50

    Watt feeling 'great' after 'crazy offseason'

    Jun 23
    After a crazy offseason, J.J. Watt says he feels great and is excited to get underway with his teammates.
  • Video - Athletes taking to new sports during offseason 01:31

    Athletes taking to new sports during offseason

    Jun 23
    In the dog days of summer, some of the world's most popular sports figures take a crack at sports other than their own.
  • Video - J.J. Watt is a motivational beast 00:42

    J.J. Watt is a motivational beast

    Jun 23
    J.J. Watt pulls Darren Rovell away from his phone and his "business tweeting" for a moment to get a serious workout in and flip some tires.