Houston Astros

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 29:  Carlos Perez #58 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim steals second base under the tag of Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros in the third inning during their game at Minute Maid Park on July 29, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Astros Regain Lead In AL-West With 6-3 Win Over Angels

Rookie Lance McCullers pitched seven solid innings and Preston Tucker and Jon Singleton both homered to help the Houston Astros to a 6-3 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night to regain first place in the American League West.

07/29/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 28:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros watches his two-run double in the sixth inning of their game against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Minute Maid Park on July 28, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Altuve’s Career-Best 5 RBIs Lead Astros Over Angels, 10-5

Jose Altuve had a career-high five RBIs to lead the Houston Astros to a 10-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night in a game between the top teams in the American League West.

07/28/2015

Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros hits a three run home run in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 23, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Valbuena, Correa Power Astros To 13-3 Rout Of Angels

Luis Valbuena homered twice and touted rookie Carlos Correa hit a mammoth three-run shot off C.J. Wilson, powering the Houston Astros to a 13-3 rout of the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

06/23/2015

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 22:  Albert Pujols #5 of the Los Angeles Angels bats in the fourth inning against the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 22, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)

Pujols’ 2 Homers Help Angels Beat Astros, 4-3

Albert Pujols homered twice and Erick Aybar scored the go-ahead run on a safety squeeze by Daniel Robertson in the eighth inning, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 4-3 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night.

06/22/2015

ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 07: The St. Louis Cardinals celebrate after defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the National League Divison Series at Busch Stadium on October 7, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

St. Louis Cardinals Allegedly Hacked Astros Player Database

Federal law enforcement authorities are investigating whether the St. Louis Cardinals illegally hacked into a computer database of the Houston Astros to obtain information on players, a person familiar with the situation said Tuesday in an unusual case involving two former division rivals in Major League Baseball.

06/16/2015

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MLB 5 Best And Worst Surprises From First Month

One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?

05/13/2015

Garrett Richards #43 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches in the second inning against the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 10, 2015 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Richards Takes No-Hit Bid Into 7th, Angels Beat Astros 3-1

Garrett Richards took a no-hitter into the seventh inning and the Los Angeles Angels scored all their runs in the fifth en route to a 3-1 victory Sunday that secured a four-game split with the AL West-leading Houston Astros.

05/10/2015

Jered Weaver pitched a gem and led the Angels to a 2-0 victory over the surging Astros Friday night. (credit: Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images Sport)

Jered Weaver, Angels Bring Astros Back Down To Earth, 2-0

Weaver finished in style, retiring the heart of Houston’s order in the ninth.

05/08/2015

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Feldman Bounces Back As Astros Defeat Angels, 4-3

Scott Feldman bounced back from a bad outing to give Houston a good start Sunday.

04/19/2015

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Keuchel, Houston Blanks Angels, 4-0

Dallas Keuchel combined with three relievers on a three-hitter, Robbie Grossman and George Springer homered and the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Angels 4-0 Saturday night.

04/18/2015

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30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ Springer

Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.

04/08/2015

Cesar Ramos #27 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the third inning at Comerica Park on July 3, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (credit: Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Rays Trade LHP Ramos To Angels For Minor Leaguer

The Tampa Bay Rays have traded left-hander Cesar Ramos to the Los Angeles Angels for minor league righty Mark Sappington.

11/05/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/29/2014

Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws a pitch against the Houston Astros at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 13, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Trout Homers Twice As Weaver Gains 17th Win

Jered Weaver earned his AL-leading 17th win, Mike Trout homered twice and the Los Angeles Angels reduced their magic number for clinching the AL West to four with a 5-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Saturday night.

09/13/2014

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Angels’ Magic Number Is 5 After Comeback Victory Over Astros

David Freese hit a two-run homer and Mike Trout had an RBI triple during Los Angeles’ seven-run fifth inning, and the Angels beat the Houston Astros 11-3 Friday night for their ninth consecutive victory.

09/12/2014

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