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2013 AL Series: Astros vs. Athletics

Jed Lowrie and the Oakland circus come to Houston for a weekend series.

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Recap with gifs: Athletics 9, Astros 3

Lucas Harrell had one bad outing as the Astros melted down in the series finale against the A's.

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Chris Carter hits a triple to the moon

A rare offensive bright spot crops up when Chris Carter makes contact and sends a ball off the wall in center field.

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Astros almost Astro'ing, saved by Cedeno

In this gif, Brett Wallace can't help himself at first, but Xavier Cedeno has his back

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Edgar Gonzalez claimed off waivers by Blue Jays

The Houston right-hander was designated for assignment to make room for Travis Blackley.

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J.D. makes a gif-tastic diving catch

J.D. Martinez is the lone bright spot in a bad inning for Harrell.

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Corporan brings out the big guns to nab Crisp

Carlos Corporan brings out the big guns to catch notorious base thief Coco Crisp

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Astros vs. Athletics Game 3 Game Thread

Join the conversation as the Astros take on Athletics in the series finale.

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Game 3 Preview: Astros vs. Athletics

Lucas Harrell aims to give the Astros their second win in the finale with the Athletics.

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A photo and a video before the game begins

The roof is open at Minute Maid Park and a view from Mills' Hole

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Pre-game notes from Minute Maid Park

News and notes before Houston's sixth game of the season and the series finale against the Oakland A's

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Astros GIF Recap: Astros Lose to Athletics 6-3

Bud Norris and the Houston Astros take on Bartolo Colon and the Oakland Athletics.

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Astros vs. Athletics Game 2 Game Thread

Join us to talk about Saturday's tilt between Houston and Oakland.

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Game 2 Preview: Astros vs. Athletics

Bud Norris takes the mound looking for his second win in 2013.

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Blackley to DL, Keuchel Recalled

Newly acquired left-hander Travis Blackley suffered a shoulder strain in his first bullpen session at Minute Maid Park and was placed on the 15-day disabled list. Left-hander Dallas Keuchel was recalled to take his place.

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Art Howe the Manager and the Movie Star

A look at Art Howe the character of a revolutionary book and movie who got his start in Houston.

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GIF: Astros lose to Athletics 8-3

GIFs of Brad Peacock and the Houston Astros taking on the Oakland Athletics Friday April 5, 2013

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Astros vs. Athetlics Game 1 Game Thread

Join the discussion as old faces, Lowrie and Freiman return to face the Astros.

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Astros vs. Athletics Game 1 Preview

Old faces in new places meet again at Minute Maid Park.

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Edgar Gonzales DFAed, Alex White to get TJ surgery

Gonzalez was designated for assignment to make room for Travis Blackley while Alex White will undergo Tommy John surgery.

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Series Preview: Astros vs. Athletics

Jed Lowrie and the Oakland circus come to Houston for a weekend series.

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Astros Acquire Lefty Pitcher Blackley in Trade

Travis Blackley is an Australian-born LHP who will pitch out of the bullpen as a long reliever.

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