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Astros Hang Tough But Can't Overcome Abhorrent Bullpen In Loss To Rays

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The Houston Astros lost a high-scoring affair with the Tampa Bay Rays, 14-10 Sunday afternoon in Houston. The win capped a three game sweep for the Rays in their interleague series.

Can Kareem Jackson Make A "Sophomore Surge" In 2011?

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Is Kareem Jackson poised to take a leap as a sophomore in the NFL? Or is he going to stick to porn parties, cockfighting, and not bothering to work out with his teammates in Houston?

Astros Hope Happ Can Salvage A Win In Series With Rays

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The Houston Astros will send J.A. Happ to the hill in hopes to avoid a sweep in their home series with the Tampa Bay Rays.

Rockets Trade Rumors: Rockets Said To Be Working A Deal For Warriors Center Andris Biedriņš

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The Houston Rockets are rumored to be pursuing Golden State Warriors center Andris Biedriņš in a potential trade involving Houston's Jordan Hill and Hasheem Thabeet.

Flynn's Hip Injury Nets Rockets An Additional Pick In Draft Day Trade With Timberwolves

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The Houston Rockets were awarded an additional draft pick in the wake of complications to the draft day deal that brought Jonny Flynn to Houston on Thursday.

Astros Get Their Heads Kicked In At Home By Rays 7-2

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The Houston Astros got dominated for the second night in a row in front of their home fans with a 7-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. Bud Norris took the loss after giving up three earned runs in five innings.

Bud Norris Hopes To Continue Hot Streak Against Rays

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After getting dominated on Friday night, the Astros hope to rebound in a Saturday night tilt against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Hope That Baseball In Houston Might Not Be An Unending Nightmare For The Rest Of Eternity

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Young pitchers Jordan Lyles and Bud Norris are two guys that give hope that the MLB future in Houston may not be as awful as it was. I mean, as it is.

NFL Rumor Mill Links Steve Slaton To The St. Louis Rams

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Steve Slaton has been linked to the St. Louis Rams, according to the latest drivel to drip-drip out of the NFL Rumor Mill.

Arian Foster Is Up For Several Fake And Ridiculous Awards

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Arian Foster might win some ESPYs. I know, I don't care either - but it gives us another chance to praise Arian Foster.

2011 College World Series: Aggies Drop CWS Opener After Late Run By Gamecocks

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The Texas A&M Aggies lost their opening game of the 2011 College World Series Sunday, falling to the defending Champion California Gamecocks 5-4.

After MRI, Pence Listed As Day To Day, Remains In Doubt For Series Against Rangers

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After an injury Friday night forced Hunter Pence to miss Saturday's game in Los Angeles, the Houston Astros breathed a collective sigh of relief as an MRI Sunday revealed only an elbow sprain. Pence is listed as day to day.

Astros Waste Another Stellar Bud Norris Performance, Lose 1-0

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The Houston Astros wasted a sparkling pitching performance by Bud Norris on their way to a 1-0 loss to the Dodgers in Los Angeles. Houston still managed to take two of three in the series.

Gary Tzubiak And The Art Of Battle

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Gary Kubiak battles, and when the battle gets battle, the fight gets battled. Richard Justice found this out in an interview recently.

Bud Norris Takes Hill For Astros As They Go For Sweep In L.A.

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The Houston Astros send Bud Norris to the mound Sunday in their attempt to complete a sweep of the Dodgers in Los Angeles for the first time since 2008.

Astros Cruise Over Dodgers 7-0 As Wandy Takes The Win

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Despite Hunter Pence missing the game for an MRI, the Houston Astros completed a rare shutout against the Dodgers in Los Angeles, 7-0 on Saturday night.

Hunter Pence Headed Back To Houston For MRI, Scratched From Saturday Lineup

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Hunter Pence was scratched from the Houston Astros' starting lineup Saturday due to a hyper-extended left elbow. He will return to Houston for a Sunday morning MRI.

Astros Can Win Series In Los Angeles With Win Saturday

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After a complete game win by Brett Myers in game one, the Houston Astros send Wandy Rodriguez to the mound in game two against the Dodgers in Los Angeles.

Former Texan Marcus Coleman On Texans GM Rick Smith: "Rick Doesn't Do A Whole Lot."

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Following Ahman Green's radio hit on Rick Smith, former Houston Texan Marcus Coleman also weighed in on Smith, and the Texans organization as a whole.

NBA Mock Draft 2011: HoopsHype Mocks Jordan Hamilton, Darius Morris To Houston

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The latest HoopsHype mock draft has the Rockets selecting Jordan Hamilton and Darius Morris in the 2011 NBA Draft.

National Opinion On Overrated & Underrated Houston Texans

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Pete Prisco recently weighed in on overrated/underrated NFL players. Here's some reaction to what he had to say about the Houston Texans.

2011 Super Regionals: Aggies Roll Over 23-9 To Seminoles In Game Two, Final Game Monday

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The Aggies needed one win to advance to their first College World Series since 1999. Instead, they got their heads caved in 23-9 by Florida State.

Astros Dominated In 4-1 Loss To Braves

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In keeping with tradition, the Houston Astros got their heads kicked in at home on Sunday, this time at the hands of the Braves, 4-1. Houston hitters struck out 14 times.

Hunter Pence To Miss Sunday's Game With Back Stiffness

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Hunter Pence will sit out Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves with back stiffness.

If Billy Beane's Time In Oakland Is Winding Down, Jim Crane Has A Phone Call To Make

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If Billy Beane is tired of the financial constraints he deals with as GM of the Oakland Athletics, Jim Crane would do well to try and bring him to the Houston Astros.

Brett Myers Will Try His Hand Against Surging Braves Sunday

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The Houston Astros send Brett Myers to the hill to take on the Atlanta Braves in the third of a four-game set in Houston Sunday.

Early Talk Of A Potential Switch To The American League Fosters Strong Emotions From Houston Astros Fans

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Twitter went boom when the Houston Astros were mentioned as a possible candidate to move to the American League. As a longtime Astros fan, I'm all for it.

2011 Super Regionals: Aggies Beat Seminoles 6-2, Are One Win Away From College World Series

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The Texas A&M Aggies beat the Florida State Seminoles 6-2 on Saturday in game one of a three game series at the NCAA Baseball Super Regionals.

With New Regime Set To Take Over Astros, Could Lance Berkman Return To Houston?

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Could the new ownership group in Houston look to bring Lance Berkman back to the Astros?

After Friday Shellacking, Lyles Takes Hill For First Home Start

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Astros rookie Jordan Lyles takes the hill for his first ever home start against the Atlanta Braves, the night after Atlanta thrashed Houston 11-4.

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