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Astros Sign Peter Moylan...and the people rejoice

Astros agree to terms with relief pitcher Peter Moylan.

Astros Interested In Jose Abreu

Buster Olney reports the Astros are front runners to sign Cuban slugger Jose Abreu

LIVE: The Perfect Strom

Astros coaching staff changes, Brent Strom hired as the Astros pitching coach and an Interview with Kyle Boddy of Driveline Baseball.

TCB Recruiting

TCB is looking for contributors at the following positions: major and minor league contributors, graphic artist, social media, audio and video contributors.

Castro Leaves Game With Injury

Astros catcher Jason Castro leaves game with sprained right knee.

Jorge De Leon and Trevor Crowe Called Up

Pitcher Jorge De Leon and Trevor Crowe are the first two September call ups for the Astros

Astros Offense Explodes Behind Lyles

15 hits, a home run, three triples and three doubles while Jordan Lyles pitches into the eighth inning. That'll work.

Max Stassi up, Corporan to DL breaks some pretty interesting roster news about Houston's catching situation


LIVE: What's Happening

In the Astros Baseball podcast we'll discuss the latest on the CSN Houston negotiations and what happened while Tim was away on vacation. In the Astros Minors podcast we'll discuss Lancaster, Corpus Christi Hooks and play the promotions game.

Travis Blackley Traded to the Rangers

The left-handed reliever heads to Round Rock for a player to be named and/or cash.

Wesley Wright traded to Tampa Bay

The Astros' longest tenured player is now a Ray, while local college star Humber gets another shot.

Houston's Escalona suspended 50 games

The current Houston minor leaguer is one of the names on the Biogenesis suspension list.

Astros Trade Jose Veras to Detroit

One of the few bright spots in the Houston Astros bullpen, Jose Veras is now a Detroit Tiger.

Bud Norris and an IFA Signing

Notes on Bud Norris and teams involving the Cardinals, Braves and Red Sox. The Astros sign a Baseball America top 30 International Free Agent.

Heyman, Rosenthal update trade market

Two national writers update the Astros' trade market, including a surprising team entering the fray.

Carlos Pena, Ronny Cedeno DFAed, Villar called up

After being swept by the Mariners, the Astros drastically shook up their roster.

LIVE: Jarred Cosart (Again) and the Trade Market

In the Astros baseball podcast we'll be discussing Jarred Cosart being named the teams fifth starter, Bud Norris trade rumors and the overall Astros trade market. In the AMP podcast we'll talk about Jiovanni Mier and other minor league topics.

Jarred Cosart called up, to start Friday

Following Wednesday's loss to St. Louis, the Astros announced Cosart will be called up to start against the Rays Friday.

Harrell Demoted, Replacement TBD

Astros starter Lucas Harrell demoted to the bullpen. A replacement in the bullpen is to be determined. Did the Astros wait too long to trade him?

Castro Named To The American League All-Star Team

Castro becomes the Astros first American League All-Star representative in franchise history.

Appel Make His Professional Debut

Astros prospect Mark Appel makes his debut for the Tri-City ValleyCats with some encouraging results.

Oberholtzer Returns and Appel Set To Make Debut

Astros reliever Hector Ambriz is replace on the Astros major league roster by left-handed pitcher Brett Oberholtzer. Oh, and Mark Appel is making his pro-debut Friday, July 5.

Preston Tucker promoted

Preston Tucker got promoted to Corpus Christi, but the way it broke on Twitter was pretty cool.

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