Houston Astros News

LIVE: George Springer Day Reactions

Astros call-up George Springer, DFA Lucas Harrel and send down Robbie Grossman

PODCAST: George Springer Day With Astros County

Astros County revives the Astros Morning Drive podcast for the George Springer call-up. Along with expressing his excitement about Springer day he also touches on Lucas Harreal's designation for assignment, Bob Grossman being send down and more.

Grossman Optioned to Triple-A OKC; Harrell DFA

The times they are a-changin' around Astroland with George Springer being called up. Robbie Grossman was optioned to Oklahoma City and Lucas Harrell was designated for assignment. These moves make room for Springer on 40-man and 25-man rosters.

Astros to call up Springer

MLB sources report Astros will call up top-prospect Georges Springer.

Chia-Jen Lo clears waivers; 40-Man down to 39

Chia-Jen Lo clears waivers and outrighted to Oklahoma City. This move clears a spot on the Astros' 40-man roster.

LIVE: The season is coming

Talking about things happening just before the Astros' season starts and an interview with Jason Schwartz Director of Broadcasting for the Lancaster Jethawks.

UPDATE: Astros vs. Rojos del Águila

The Astros open 2014 play at Minute Maid Park with a team south of the border, Rojos del Águila de Veracruz.

Monday Boil: DeFrancesco Diagnosed With Cancer

Oklahoma City Redhawks manager, Tony DeFrancesco, will take a leave of absence after he was diagnosed with cancer.

Astros hit weakly against RHPs

Analyzing whether the Astros' offense needs another lefty bat.

Cosart and Oberholtzer named to the rotation

The Astros name Jarred Cosart and Brett Oberholtzer as starters for their opening series against the Yankees.


Touring the Rangers

TCB continues its tour with a look at the 2014 Rangers.

Five More Spring Cuts

The Astros Move Five More Players To Minor League Spring Camp


Discussing Astros topics including: Spring Training position battles, Japhet Amador arrives in camp, roster comparisons and your questions answered.

Sabermetrics and the Shift

The Astros and other data driven teams rely upon defensive shifts to improve pitching results.

An Update on Our Favorite Subject

Who needs Astros baseball on TV when you have riveting court dates instead?

Super Sunday TCB Boil

Astros links including Spring Training, CSN Houston, and the college baseball.

TCB Thursday Boil

Let's take a break and meet the better half of Jeff Luhnow.

The TCB Monday Boil

Astros baseball is back! Let's talk about the updates from Spring Training.

2014 Houston Astros Promotional Schedule

Need one more bobblehead on your shelf? The Astros have got you covered in 2014.

Nolan Ryan to join Astros' front office

The Ryan Express returns to Union Station; Nolan Ryan to service as advisor to owner Jim Crane, General Manager Jeff Luhnow and team President Reid Ryan.

Astros Hope Ground Game Takes Off

Sabermetrics: Reviewing Ground Ball Pitcher Performance for Astros pitchers Jarred Cosart and Scott Feldman.

TCB's Tuesday Boil

A new feature on TCB that takes a look at news around the league each morning.

LIVE: We Has Transactions!

Live recording of the TCB Podcast includes: special guest John Royal to talk about the CSN Houston ruling, Jerome Williams signs to start in the Astros rotation and Brett Wallace is designated for assignment, among other topics.

CSN Houston enters Chapter 11 Protection

The attempts to have the case dismissed by Astros were fruitless as Judge Marvin Isgur placed Comcast SportsNet Houston under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

Seven Astros Make Law's Top 100 Prospect List

Seven Astros make Keith Law's very pro-Astros Top 100 prospects list.

Astros Fanfest: Ryan, Porter, Luhnow Interviews

Astros welcome in the new year with Fanfest; preview season with Astros bloggers.

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