Astros Pitching Staff Key to Recent Success

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For the past five years, the hallmark of the Houston Astros has been its’ deep, daunting lineup. Since 2017, Houston has had one of the best offenses in baseball. However, through the first month or so of the season, this has not been the case. The lineup has looked pedestrian compared to seasons past. Their […] READ MORE


Astros Designate Pedro Baez for Assignment

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When the Houston Astros signed Pedro Baez to a two-year, $12.5 million deal with a third-year option prior to the 2021 season, they did not envision his stint ending like this. The Astros announced Tuesday that they are designating Pedro Baez for assignment. The team will likely release the 34-year-old after his struggles this year […] 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


Ryan Pressly on IL With Knee Issue

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Ryan Pressly is on the IL. The Houston Astros received a big blow to the bullpen this weekend with the placement of closer Ryan Pressly on the 10-day Injured List. According to Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle, Pressly is battling inflammation in his right knee. Houston has since called up reliever Parker Mushinski in […] READ MORE


2022 Houston Astros Season Preview

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We are just a few short days away from the beginning of the 2022 season. With spring training coming to a close, rosters become clear and sights become completely set on the regular season. Expectations are high for most of the league, but especially for the Houston Astros. After falling short in the 2021 World […] READ MORE


Ryan Pressly Agrees to Extension with Houston Astros

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The Houston Astros have made one more important move before Opening Day on Thursday. This move is signing closer Ryan Pressly to a two-year contract extension. This deal is worth $30 million guaranteed and it has an option for 2025. Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle says the option will vest with at least 50 […] READ MORE


Justin Verlander’s Astros Deal Still Not Official

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Major League Baseball is at the beginning of what could be a long lockout. During a lockout, teams cannot talk to players or make any major league signings. This means that deals that were not made official before the lockout cannot be completed until after it is over. Overall, this is not a big deal […] READ MORE


Astros Roll Past White Sox, Advance To ALCS

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Astros 10, White Sox 1 There was not much suspense after the fourth inning of Game Four of the ALDS between the Houston Astros and the Chicago White Sox. Houston rode another impressive showing by the offense and great outing by Lance McCullers Jr. to victory. With this win, the Astros are on to their […] READ MORE


Astros Clinch AL West in Win Over Rays

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The Houston Astros are officially headed for the postseason once again. Although it took longer than Houston had hoped, the Astros finally clinched the AL West division with a 3-2 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday. It is the franchise’s fifth consecutive postseason appearance and fourth AL West title over that span. Overall, […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Lose Second Straight to Astros

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Astros 5, Rangers 2 ARLINGTON, Texas, August 28 – It was “Bark at the Park” night on Saturday at Globe Life Field. A crowd of 37,810 humans, and 259 dogs, filled the ballpark to watch their Texas Rangers play the Houston Astros. Unfortunately, the presence of man’s best friend wasn’t enough to get the Rangers […] READ MORE