Houston Astros

Cole K's 14, continues record-setting run

HOUSTON -- When you're sharing the record books with Hall of Famers like Nolan Ryan and Randy Johnson, something special ...
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Springer torments Hamels again, homers twice

HOUSTON -- Rangers pitcher Cole Hamels might have some nightmares about facing Astros outfielder George Springer. Springer, who homered off ...
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Cole's dominance, Springer's 2 HRs lead Astros

HOUSTON -- Astros starter Gerrit Cole struck out a record-setting 14 batters in seven innings and George Springer bashed a ...
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Hinch likes his options for Astros' closer role

HOUSTON -- Astros manager AJ Hinch managed his bullpen tactfully in the postseason last year, using starters like Justin Verlander, ...
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Astros can't hold 5-run lead in loss to Rangers

HOUSTON -- Allowing the Rangers to rally from a five-run deficit and steal a 6-5 win in 10 innings on ...
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Gurriel's first HR highlights Astros' 5-run 4th

HOUSTON -- To say the Astros have missed the bat of first baseman Yuli Gurriel would be an understatement. Gurriel, ...
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Verlander's 11-K, 1-hit gem isn't enough

HOUSTON -- The focus for most of the night was on 44-year-old Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon, who defied Father Time ...
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Springer's Little League HR caps 5-run frame

CHICAGO -- The Astros continued to break out offensively Friday night against the White Sox. After erupting for 16 runs ...
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JV, bats sizzle as Astros cruise past White Sox

CHICAGO -- There was dominant starting pitching, of course. There were a couple of big swings of the bat by ...
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