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Despite age and injury, José Altuve is flourishing at the plate

Even at 32, the Astros second baseman is elevating key aspects of his game to new heights.

Is the Astros’ tandem in center field hindering Chas McCormick’s development?

The second-year outfielder has a strong case for being made the everyday center fielder.

It may be time to start worrying about Phil Maton

A strength in recent years, the veteran reliever is struggling to miss bats and record strikeouts in 2022.

The Astros have unleashed Rafael Montero’s fastball

As surprising as it may seem, it looks like another pitcher has been optimized in Houston.

It might be time for the Astros to part ways with Pedro Báez

Last night seemed to signal that an in-season split could be inevitable.

Jake Odorizzi’s days in the Astros rotation may be numbered

After an unremarkable 2021, the veteran righty has struggled mightily out of the gate this year

Despite a shiny ERA, the Astros pitching staff is off to an inauspicious start

It may not seem like it, but nothing is going especially well for the Astros on the mound.

Cristian Javier’s best role may be his current one

The Astros don’t have to commit one way or the other just yet, but it seems that Javier could be best suited in the bullpen long-term.

Astros’ series victory over Angels featured notable velocity gains

A shortened spring training did not affect several pitchers on the Astros staff, apparently.

The Astros may regret waiting to extend Kyle Tucker

Despite speculation that the Astros might attempt to extend their star right fielder before the new season, nothing came to fruition.