Astros Bolster Depth at Trade Deadline

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The Houston Astros entered the 2022 MLB trade deadline with an all-around strong team with few weak spots. After a busy trade deadline, the Astros addressed their weaknesses and made themselves that much deeper. Here is a recap of the big moves Houston made and how it impacts the team moving forward. Astros Acquire Mancini […] READ MORE


Trey Mancini Traded to Houston in Three-Team Deal

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The Baltimore Orioles are trading Trey Mancini to the Houston Astros. The Tampa Bay Rays are acquiring Jose Siri from Houston as part of the deal. It’s a three-team deal as the Rays send pitchers Seth Johnson to the Orioles and Jayden Murray to the Astros. It’s believed that Baltimore will be getting another player from […] READ MORE


Yordan Álvarez Placed on IL With Hand Injury

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The Houston Astros’ depth will be seriously tested this final week before the All-Star break. Versatility man Yordan Álvarez is on the 10-Day Injured List with right-hand inflammation. Jose Siri was recalled from Triple-A Sugar Land to take his place on the active roster. Álvarez joins Michael Brantley as key pieces of the Astros lineup […] 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