Astros Injury Update: Brantley, McCullers

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Luckily for the 2022 Houston Astros, good fortune in health has mostly been on their side. Jose Altuve, Yordan Alvarez, Jeremy Pena, Jake Odorizzi, and Ryan Pressly are some key players who have spent time on the Injured List. However, other than Odorizzi, their stays on the IL were relatively short. Two other key players […] READ MORE


Yankees Stumble Against Astros Once Again.

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The New York Yankees currently hold the best record in MLB. So far this season they have performed at an elite level, and have proven to be a tier above the rest of the American League. Well, most of the American League. During the 2022 season, the Yankees are 2–5 against the Houston Astros. Their […] READ MORE


Astros 2022 First Half Recap

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Heading into the 2022 MLB All-Star Break, the Houston Astros have once again put themselves into the serious World Series contender conversation. Despite losing two out of three to the Oakland Athletics over the weekend, the Astros enter the break at 59–32. This record puts them four games back in the loss column of the […] 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


AL MVP Race

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The AL MVP race is way tighter than the NL MVP race — Paul Goldschmidt is cruising. Among NL players, Goldschmidt ranks first in AVG, OBP, SLG, and OPS. With Bryce Harper being out for some time, the NL MVP looks like it belongs to Goldy, for now. So let’s check in on the AL […] READ MORE


Astros, Yankees Prepare for Yet Another Battle

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The Houston Astros are in the midst of another successful regular season. Despite an inconsistent offence, Houston has been one of the best teams in the league. They enter Wednesday at 42-25, giving them a ten-game lead in the AL West. This number is the second-best record in the AL. The Astros have been heating […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Drop Finale to Astros

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Astros 9, Rangers 2   ARLINGTON, Texas, June 15 — Wednesday’s game was a tough one for fans as the Texas Rangers dropped their series finale to the Houston Astros by a final score of 9–2. Shortstop Corey Seager hit a home run in the bottom of the third inning for the Rangers, but it […] READ MORE


A’s Drop Sixth In a Row

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The Oakland Athletics continue to play sub-par baseball. The A’s would drop their first three games of the week after a rough series against the Houston Astros. The Boston Red Sox would then come into town with the A’s on their heels, and deliver the team another blow. The A’s now sit at 20–36 on […] READ MORE


Yordan Alvarez Agrees to Six-Year Extension

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Yordan Alvarez, one of the core members of the Houston Astros, has been locked up for the foreseeable future. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that Alvarez and the Astros have agreed to a six-year extension worth $115 million. The deal officially begins next year. The extension covers the final three years of Alvarez’ current deal, […] READ MORE


Inside the Power Surge of Yordan Alvarez

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The Houston Astros enter Tuesday ranked third in the American League in home runs, with 63. The biggest reason for the Astros’ impressive home run total this year is the power surge of Yordan Alvarez. Following a two-homer game against the Oakland Athletics on Monday, Alvarez is up to 14 bombs this season, a total […] READ MORE