Houston Astros News

TCB Daily Link: Springer Power


Measuring George Springer's Power

Jose Altuve selected to AL All-Star Team


Jose Altuve selected to his second career All-Star selection; he becomes the second Astro named to the American League All-Star team.

INJURY: Carlos Correa hurt running bases UPDATED


Carlos Correa was injured in the Lancaster JetHawks game Saturday night. Still awaiting word on the extent of the injury.

Owens returns to Astros; Clemens sent to OKC


Rudy Owens get a second sent with the Astros.

Grossman Up; Hoes Down


The Astros have called up Robbie Grossman, and sent L.J. Hoes to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Bo Porter has named Grossman the everyday left fielder.

Owens Optioned to Triple-A; Oberholtzer Called Up


Fresh of his major league debut, Rudy Owens has been Optioned back to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Brett Oberholtzer called up to start on Saturday, rotation pushed back a start.

Rudy Owens called up to start tonight in Seattle


Brad Peacock will sit out tonight's start due to forearm soreness, and Rudy Owens is coming up from OKC to take the hill in Seattle.

More mock drafts: MLB and BA release theirs


MLB and Baseball America release their mock drafts. And they both have the Houston Astros selecting a left-handed pitcher.

Bass to the DL; Josh Fields Recalled


The injuries to the Astros bullpen continues with Anthony Bass being the latest victim. Josh Fields will fill his spot.

Feldman and Clemens are back; Oberholtzer optioned


Astros starter Scott Feldman and reliever Paul Clemens are back with the big league club; Jose Cisnero to the disabled list and Brett Oberholtzer is optioned to AAA. Oh and Delino DeShields is back...


PODCAST: You Are Not Prepared


Astros outfielder George Springer's struggles, Brett Oberholtzer's comments, the 2014 draft and more.

Lucas Harrell Traded to Diamondbacks


A week after being designated for assignment, Lucas Harrell has been traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks for a player to be named later or cash.

Early Shift Results


Talking sabermetrics: looking at early results for Astros' aggressive shifting.

Harrell clears waivers; Amador Returns to Mexico


Astros make moves at the minor league level - options Lucas Harrell to Triple-A Oklahoma City and loan Japhet Amador to Los Diablos Rojos of the Mexican League.

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...

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...

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

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