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Myers Implodes As Astros Trade 4-0 Lead For 7-5 Loss

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After taking a 4-0 lead over the Blue Jays, the Houston Astros gave it all back and then some as they lost game two of their series in Toronto, 7-5.

Rice, UH Wrap Up Regular-Season Baseball Schedules Saturday, CUSA Tournament Up Next

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After wrapping up two very different seasons on Saturday, the Rice Owls and Houston Cougars will head to Mississippi for the Conference USA Baseball Tournament.

Three Things That Should Happen Immediately When Jim Crane Takes Over The Astros

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Astros fans hope Jim Crane will want to make a splash when he takes over the club officially. Here are three things he can do to get on the good side of a battered, broken fanbase.

Wade Phillips Enjoys Snacks, But Doesn't Need a "Vending Machine"

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Wade Phillips really wants you to buy in to the fact that he doesn't need a big fat guy to be his NT in Houston's 3-4.

Myers, Astros Continue Interleague Play Against Blue Jays

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Brett Myers takes the hill for Houston as the Astros visit the Toronto Blue Jays in game two of their interleague series north of the border.

Astros Sale To Be Announced At Monday Press Conference

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The sale of the Houston Astros to businessman Jim Crane appears to be imminent, as a report says there will be a press conference announcing the transaction on Monday.

Astros Lose Home Series To Mets, Prove They Are Undoubtedly The Worst Team In NL

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The Houston Astros dropped yet another series, this time to the last-place New York Mets. The 7-4 loss ends a six-game homestand with a 2-4 record.

Earl Mitchell In The Role Of Jay Ratliff: It's Really Not That Crazy

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When the Houston Texans take the field in 2011, they'll be surrounded by question marks. One position of great despair is that of the nose tackle. Can Earl Mitchell excel at the level of Jay Ratliff in Wade Phillips' 3-4 defense? It may sound like a longshot, but Mitchell has the physical tools, demeanor, and persona to make it happen.

Aggies Appear To Have Their Man: Murray State's Billy Kennedy

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The Texas A&M Aggies are apparently poised to hire Murray State's Billy Kennedy as their new men's basketball coach after Mark Turgeon took the Maryland job on May 9th.

Freshman Pitcher Fuerst, Five-Run Second Inning Help Cougars Past Golden Eagles 6-5

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The Houston Cougars evened their three-game series with Southern Miss with a 6-5 win over the Golden Eagles Saturday. Freshman pitcher Dustin Fuerst notched his first career win as a Cougar.

Astros Take On Mets In Final Game Of Homestand

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The Houston Astros and New York Mets will go at it in the rubber match of their three game series this afternoon in Houston. Afterwards, the Astros hit the road for seven straight games starting tomorrow in Atlanta.

Astros Power Past Mets 7-3, Carlos Lee Collects 2000th Career Hit

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The Houston Astros blew past the Mets Saturday in Houston, 7-3. Carlos Lee notched his 2000th career hit with a first-inning home run.

VIDEO: Astros Fan, Presumably Sickened By Team, Hits The Field And Masterfully Eludes Security

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An Astros fan made what is being dubbed "The Great Fan Escape" at Minute Maid Park on Friday night in the midst of another meltdown loss by Houston. It was the most entertaining thing that has happened to the Astros in 2011.

Cougar Baseball Drops Their Fourth Straight With 6-5 Loss To Southern Mississippi

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The Houston Cougars gave up a late lead to Southern Mississippi, losing the first game of a three-game series 6-5 at Cougar field. The series continues Saturday at 6:30.

Astros Take On Mets Knuckleballer Dickey After Yet Another Meltdown Loss

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After another embarrassing come-from-ahead loss, the Houston Astros will try, try again against the equally terrible New York Mets in Houston Saturday night.

With More Than Half Of A Completely Lost Season Left To Play, Crane Should Make His Big Changes Immediately

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With Jim Crane likely to take over as owner of the Houston Astros soon, he should waste no time in putting changes into place. After all, the Astros are already playing out the string.

Jeff Van Gundy Declines Texas A&M Coaching Job

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Former Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy has turned down an offer to become Texas A&M's basketball coach after his name came up in the search last week.

Astros Drop Another Game, Series, And Suffer Another Late Bullpen Meltdown

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The Houston Astros lost another rubber game, another series, and another late-inning lead as they suffered a 5-4 loss in Pittsburgh Sunday.

Could Brian Cushing Fill The Karl Mecklenburg Role In Wade Phillips' 3-4?

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Could Brian Cushing do in Houston what Karl Mecklenburg did in Denver under the tutelage of Wade Phillips?

Mario, Reed, Barwin, And The Need For Creativity From Wade Phillips

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With Mario Williams manning the weakside OLB role for Houston, coaching creativity and an intriguing pair of second-rounders make the strongside OLB position battle very interesting.

Oblique Strain Lands Jason Bourgeois On 15-Day DL

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The Houston Astros have lost outfielder Jason Bourgeois to the 15-day disabled list after he suffered an oblique strain Saturday night against the Pirates.

Astros Try For Series Win In Pittsburgh

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The Houston Astros send J.A. Happ to the hill in the rubber match of a three-game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates to face James McDonald.

Astros Go Down 6-1 To Pirates, Norris Takes The Loss

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The Houston Astros dropped game two of their three game series with the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-1.

An Early Look At The Texans' Cornerback Depth Chart

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The Houston Texans added three new members to their secondary in the 2011 NFL Draft. It's never too early to take a look at the position's depth chart.

Does Mario Williams' Contract Status Play Into His Fake Position Change?

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How does Mario Williams' contract factor in to his alleged "position change" with the Houston Texans in Wade Phillips' 3-4 defense?

Rice, UH Face Off Again After Graham's 900th Win

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The Houston Cougars try to bounce back against the Rice Owls the night after Rice manager Wayne Graham notched his 900th career win.

Astros Go For Series Win Saturday Night In Pittsburgh

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Bud Norris will try to continue his five-start unbeaten streak as he takes the hill for the Houston Astros against the Pittsburgh Pirates in game two of a three-game set.

Norris Pitches A Gem, Astros Take Series With 5-0 Win

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Bud Norris confounded Milwaukee hitters, giving up three hits and no runs in 7.2 innings of work, good for a 5-0 win. Sunday's win gave the Astros a 2-1 series win over the Brewers.

Bud Norris Goes For Houston In Rubber Game With Brewers

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The Houston Astros send Bud Norris to the hill today against Chris Narveson and the Milwaukee Brewers, with the series tied 1-1.

Mel Kiper's 2011 Draft Grades: Kiper Assigns "B" Grade To Texans 2011 Class

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Mel Kiper has assigned a grade of "B" to the Houston Texans' 2011 NFL Draft Class.

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