Jeremy Pena Hits IL With Thumb Injury

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One of the league’s most exciting and outstanding rookies is on the shelf for the foreseeable future. The Houston Astros announced on Wednesday that they have placed Jeremy Pena on the 10-day Injured List with left thumb discomfort. Pena suffered the thumb injury diving for a ball on Monday against the Texas Rangers. Pena finished […] READ MORE


Astros Place Jose Altuve on Injured List

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Injuries are beginning to pile up for the Houston Astros in the early going, as the team placed Jose Altuve on the 10-Day Injured List with a left hamstring strain on Wednesday. The veteran suffered the injury in Monday’s game after hustling on an infield single. Altuve joins closer Ryan Pressly, who was placed on […] READ MORE


Astros Outfield Depth Is Now a Strength

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For much of the first half of the 2021 MLB season, the Houston Astros‘ bench depth was tested, particularly in the outfield. After the trade deadline rolled around and starting centerfielder Myles Straw was traded, there were even more questions. However, after a couple of impactful MiLB call-ups, just about every question has been answered. […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Routed by Astros 12-1

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Astros 12, Rangers 1 ARLINGTON, Texas, September 16 — If there was one bright spot about the Texas Rangers‘ recent series with the Houston Astros, it’s that it’s over. Texas lost three out of four to Houston at Globe Life Field this week. In the finale on Thursday, they limped to the 12–1 final score. […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Rout Astros 13-2

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ARLINGTON, Texas, August 29 – On Sunday afternoon, the Texas Rangers were able to taste redemption. Texas was able to take their series finale against the Houston Astros by a final score of 13-2. They avoided a three-game sweep at home, which is something that doesn’t happen every day against Houston. Things clicked both offensively […] READ MORE