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Delino DeShields #7 of the Texas Rangers dives but misses a line drive off the bat of Carlos Correa of the Houston Astros in the third inning at Minute Maid Park on July 19, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Keuchel Strikes Out Career-High 13, Astros Blank Rangers

The Houston ace struck out a career-high 13 in seven scoreless innings, leading the Astros to a 10-0 victory over the Rangers.


HOUSTON, TX - JULY 18:  Rougned Odor #12 of the Texas Rangers triples in the ninth inning as Hank Conger #16 of the Houston Astros watches at Minute Maid Park on July 18, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Odor Homers, Gets Into Testy Exchange As Rangers Beat Astros

Rougned Odor homered early, then got into a testy exchange at home plate in the ninth inning that escalated into a shouting match between the managers as the Rangers beat the Astros 7-6.


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FBI Investigating Possible Hacking Of Astros By Cardinals

Investigators say they’ve uncovered evidence that the St. Louis Cardinals hacked into the internal networks of the Houston Astros.


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Astros Draft Sons Of Biggio & Clemens

The Houston Astros are bringing another Biggio on board. Another Rocket, too.


Dansby Swanson of the Vanderbilt Commodores celebrates after recording the final out of the eighth inning against the Virginia Cavaliers during game three of the College World Series Championship Series on June 25, 2014 at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Nebraska. (credit: Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

3 Shortstops Lead MLB Draft For 1st Time

The Arizona Diamondbacks selected Vanderbilt shortstop Dansby Swanson with the No. 1 pick Monday night, setting off a history-making run at the position.


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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?


Colby Lewis of the Texas Rangers throws in the first inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 6, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Rangers Rout Astros 11-3 For Series Sweep

Carlos Peguero hit two solo homers, Shin-Soo Choo had a two-run shot, and Texas routed the Astros by a score of 11-3 on Wednesday behind eight innings from Colby Lewis.


Kyle Blanks of the Texas Rangers is greeted by teammate Elvis Andrus after Blanks hit a solo home run in the fifth inning during their game against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 5, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Rangers Top Astros For Back-To-Back Wins

Wandy Rodriguez pitched well and Kyle Blanks had three hits as the Rangers beat the Astros by a score of 7-1 on Tuesday to win consecutive games for the first time this season.


Adam Rosales and Elvis Andrus of the Texas Rangers celebrate their double play during the fifth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 4, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (credit: Eric Christian Smith/Getty Images)

Rangers Snap Astros Win Streak 2-1

Robinson Chirinos hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the ninth inning, and the Rangers snapped Houston’s 10-game winning streak with a 2-1 win over the Astros on Monday.


Rougned Odor of the Texas Rangers  (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Rangers Rally Fails As Astros Win 6-4

George Springer made a key catch and Hank Conger hit a two-run homer in the 14th inning, giving Houston a 6-4 win over the Rangers after Texas rallied from a four-run deficit.


Derek Holland of the Texas Rangers poses for a portrait during photo day at Surprise Stadium on March 2, 2015  in Surprise, Arizona. (credit: Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Rangers Face Astros In Home Opener

Derek Holland has started a World Series game at home for the Rangers, a gem in Game 4 in 2011. Now, the left-hander gets a fresh start in the home opener for Texas.


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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.