The Astros placed SP Dallas Keuchel on the 10-day DL (neck) on Thursday and promoted top prospect P Francis Martes from Triple-A Fresno.
The Astros are the best team in MLB, but how many of their players deserve to be on AL all-star team? Here’s my analysis.
In a month when the Astros won 22 games, their players took home both Player and Pitcher of the Month honors for the American League.
The Houston Astros are the best team in baseball right now with a record of 35-16. Their pitching has been fantastic so far this season, 2nd in the majors and 1st in the American League with a 3.39 ERA. However, most of this comes from their #1 and #2 starters
The Houston Astros sweep the Baltimore Orioles in an exciting end to their 10 game homestead. Overall, they won 6 of 10 and were able to rally past a losing sweep against the Cleveland Indians. This 10 game sample size served as a microcosm to what the 2017 Houston Astros are all about, overcoming adversity with one of the deepest rosters in the league.
The Astros have announced that P Brad Peacock will go from the bullpen to the rotation, and the team has also placed SP Charlie Morton on the 10-day DL with a lat strain.
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Despite losing at home yesterday at the hands of the Cleveland Indians, everything has seemed to be clicking recently for the Houston Astros. The team has not lost any of its last six series, the most recent one being from April 25-27 (coincidentally, to the
The Astros are off to the franchise’s best start through 41 games and lead MLB with a 29-12 record entering a 10-game homestand with the Indians, Tigers and Orioles.
A look at the hottest team in baseball as of May 15, 2017. What makes the Houston Astros so darn good?
Two of the best teams in the AL meet this week when the Astros head to the Bronx to take on the Yankees in a four-game series, which includes Derek Jeter’s jersey-retirement ceremony on Sunday.