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Peacock helps Astros finish sweep of the Mariners

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The Astros swept the Mariners tonight for just their third sweep of the season. After pounding the Mariners for 13 runs Tuesday night, the Astros offense 11 more hits and six more runs to cap off a...

Trevor Crowe plays hero, Astros avoid sweep.

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The Astros avoided the sweep against the Twins this afternoon as they emerged victorious in a back-and-forth matchup that was decided in the bottom of the ninth when Trevor Crowe singled in...

Cosart battled, but Sale dominated.

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Jarred Cosart struggled with his command for most of the night but still managed to limit the White Sox to one run in six innings before Harrell struggled late.

Astros battle but unable to avoid Rangers sweep.

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Castro homers and the offense battles before ultimately suffering their second consecutive sweep to the Texas Rangers.

Corporan's RBI double gives Astros win in extras

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The Astros won back-to-back games for the first time since June 17th to take first two games of the series against the A's.

Grossman stays hot, Fields does not.

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Robbie Grossman continued his recent power surge by adding a double and a two-run homer tonight, but the Astros fell just short as Josh Fields blew his first save of the year.

Lyles battled, Carter homered, Astros lose.

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Jordan Lyles pitched a solid six plus innings tonight, but a Matt Carpenter two-run home run in the seventh off of Wesley Wright took Lyles out of the decision. Offensively Brett Wallace stood out...

Carter homers twice, Astros end five game skid.

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Chris Carter drives in all four Astros runs tonight with two long balls, the first a solo shot in the second, and the second a three run shot in the seventh to break a 1-1 tie.

Bedard Overcomes Rocky First Inning for the Win

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Erik Bedard struggled out of the gates before turning in a quality start. The offense scored all of their runs in the fourth, and the bullpen locked down the final three innings.

Bedard solid, Ambriz not so much.

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Erik Bedard pitched what was easily his best game of the season allowing one run over 7 1/3 strong, but Hector Ambriz gave up a Rickie Weeks two-run homer to give the Brewers a 2-1 lead, and then...

Lyles K's double digits, Astros beat Mariners 6-1.

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Jordan Lyles was stellar tonight limiting the Mariners to three hits and no runs in seven innings while striking out ten, and the offense scored six times in the ninth to give the Astros a 6-1...

Bedard pitches six solid innings as Astros win 6-3

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After what looked to be a pitcher's duel for most of the night, the bats woke up in the ninth when the Astros scored three and the Rockies scored one. Those three runs were enough to give the...

J.D.'s early homer backs Lyles in rubber match

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Lyles and the bullpen brought the pitching, and J.D. Martinez brought the offense as the Astros defeated the Royals 3-1 tonight.

Bud Norris goes eight strong, propel Astros to win

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Norris solid through the 8th, and Veras slams the door in the ninth to pickup his 4th save of the season and 2nd in as many nights as the Astros defeat the Angels 3-1.

Astros offense rally in the 4th, but fall short.

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The Astros battled all night tonight in the rubber match against the Yankees, but ultimately fell short in their come from behind bid.

Grossman's Major League Debut A Success

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Grossman records two doubles in his debut as the Astros roll over the Mariners for a series win with a 10-3 performance.

Astros Offense Enjoys Second Consecutive Outburst.

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The Astros picked up their first series win of the year tonight by defeating the Seattle Mariners 8-3. The offense picked up where they left off on Tuesday night picking up 15 hits, eight runs, and...

2013 Astros Season Preview: John Ely, RHP

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John Ely had a fantastic season last year in Triple-A and was named the PCL "pitcher of the year" after leading the league in ERA, Wins, and Strikeouts.

2013 Houston Astros Season Preview: Bud Norris

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After a disappointing season last year Norris looks to anchor the young Astros rotation this season.

Previewing Alex White's 2013 Season

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Alex White will look to put last season's disappointments behind him and re-establish himself with the Astros.

A Look At Newly Acquired C Prospect Max Stassi

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The acquisition of Max Stassi gives the Astros a quality catching prospect with upside, which is one of the few areas that this revamped system was still lacking in. Stassi possesses strong...

A look at newly acquired RHP Brad Peacock

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Newly acquired Brad Peacock will join his third team in as many seasons this year. During that time frame Peacock has experienced extreme highs and lows. He put himself on the map with an...

Rockies Closing In On Deal For Lopez

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Courtesy of Troy Renck and MLBTraderumors we find that the Rockies are looking to acquire Wilton Lopez from the Astros.

Reviewing RHP Adrian Houser's 2012 Season

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Adrian Houser made 11 starts for the Greenevill Astros this season and finished third on the team in innings pitched and strikeouts. Here's a look at how he performed this season.

Reviewing Lance McCullers Jr.

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Lance McCullers Jr. was able to fall to the Astros at number 41 overall due to signability concerns, but the Astros were able to offer him almost double the slot value and sign him away from his...

Reviewing The Greeneville Astros Pitching Staff

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The Greeneville Astros finished with a 36-32 record this season. As a team the pitching staff posted a respectable ERA of 3.76. Here's a look at how some of the pitcher's did this year with the...

Velasquez Returns After Missing All Of 2011

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After undergoing Tommy John surgery towards the end of 2010, and missing all of the 2011 season, Vincent Velasquez made his return to the mound for the Tri-City ValleyCats this season.

Reviewing The Strike Throwing Brady Rodgers

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Brady Rodgers got off to a great start to his professional career going 7-2 with a 2.89 ERA in 62.1 innings for the ValleyCats.

Discussing Astros prospects in the AFL and more

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Jarred Cosart and the Mesa Solar Sox take on Tyler Chatwood and the Salt River Rafters in their opening game in the Arizona Fall League

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