Odorizzi, Brantley Placed On Injured List

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Houston Astros pitcher Jake Odorizzi and outfielder Michael Brantley have both been placed on the 10-day Injured List. Odorizzi is dealing with right foot soreness, while Brantley is battling right knee discomfort. Both players are hoping to get fully healthy before postseason time. Odorizzi’s Injury Odorizzi got hurt covering first base in Houston’s game on […] READ MORE


Alvarez and Tucker Are Proving They Are Stars

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Part of having long-term success as an organization is having young players put together breakout seasons alongside your reliable veterans. However, people who have breakout years don’t always maintain their success from season to season. The Houston Astros have a pair of young sluggers who are definitely carrying their success from their breakout seasons in […] READ MORE


Luis Garcia Is Houston’s Breakout Player of 2021

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The calling card of the 2021 Houston Astros is their unrelenting lineup. Their daunting lineup produced three All-Stars: Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa, and Michael Brantley. Their offense deservedly gets the majority of the attention when talking about the Astros strengths. However, the starting rotation is formidable in its own right. In fact, according to ERA, […] READ MORE


Inside The Astros 2021 All-Star Finalists

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The finalists for starting positions in the All-Star Game were announced a few days ago. Of all the great teams in Major League Baseball, the Houston Astros have the most finalists, with seven. Being a finalist doesn’t necessarily mean you are going to be an All-Star. However, it generally means you are having at least […] READ MORE


Astros Lineup Is as Dominant As Ever

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2020 was a weird year for all of baseball, the Houston Astros in particular. On top of dealing with a global pandemic, they had to deal with the fallout from the revelation of their 2017 sign-stealing scandal. While there weren’t any booing fans in the stands, players across the league spoke out against them like […] READ MORE


Astros Aledmys Diaz Out With Left Hand Fracture

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The Houston Astros have taken another injury-hit with Aledmys Diaz hitting the shelf. Diaz left Saturday’s game after being hit by a pitch on the left hand. As it turns out, the hand was fractured and he is expected to miss approximately six to eight weeks. Houston originally hoped it was just a contusion, but […] READ MORE


2021 Houston Astros Possible Lineup

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Spring Training is here and the 2021 Houston Astros have a similar look as well as high expectations for the upcoming season. Of course, there is one glaring difference, George Springer is no longer making residence in Houston. The man with so many legendary franchise moments has moved on in free agency, but it’s not […] READ MORE


Michael Brantley Reportedly Re-signs with the Houston Astros

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After incorrect early reports involving the Toronto Blue Jays, Michael Brantley is staying in Houston. Mark Berman, sports director at KRIV-TV in Houston, has reported that the veteran outfielder will re-sign with the Houston Astros. The reported two-year deal is worth $32 million. Brantley, who will be 34 next season, is coming off two very […] READ MORE


New York Yankees Hot Stove: Making Sense of Taillon and Bell

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It is no secret that re-signing DJ LeMahieu is the New York Yankees’ top priority. The general consensus on the Yankees hot stove and around MLB is that they will bring the MVP finalist back into pinstripes for the foreseeable future. First baseman Luke Voit took it a step further during his Tuesday appearance on […] READ MORE


Potential Landing Spots for Michael Brantley

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After two strong, productive years with the Houston Astros, Michael Brantley is back on the free-agent market. Originally drafted by the Milwaukee Brewers in 2005, Brantley was traded to the Cleveland Indians in 2008 to be named later from the CC Sabathia deal. In 10 seasons with Cleveland, the Silver Slugger established himself as a […] READ MORE