Houston Cougars Advance To Final Four For First Time Since 1984Houston overcame a blown 17-point lead to hold off Oregon State 67-61 on Monday night in the NCAA Tournament, reaching the Final Four for the first time in 37 years.
After Losing First 3 Games To Rays, Astros Force Game 7The Astros are one win away from their third World Series in four seasons and joining the 2004 Boston Red Sox as the only teams to rally from a 3-0 deficit to win a seven-game series.
Astros Still Alive In ALCS After Carlos Correa's Walk-Off Home RunCorrea drove a pitch from Nick Anderson to straightaway center field, watched the ball for a few steps and then flung his bat.
Surprise: Astros Sweep Twins In Wild Card Series, Advance To ALDS For 4th Straight SeasonCarlos Correa hit a two-out, tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning for Houston, who produced another stifling pitching performance and swept Minnesota with a 3-1 victory Wednesday.
Underdog Astros Rally In 9th Inning To Win Game 1 Of Wild Card Playoff Series At MinnesotaManager Dusty Baker's Astros became the first team in major league history to win a game after reaching the postseason with a losing record.
Dodgers Pitcher Joe Kelly Suspended 8 Games For Throwing Near Alex Bregman's HeadKelly was suspended after throwing a fastball near the head of Houston’s Alex Bregman and mockingly taunting Astros star Carlos Correa.
Astros' Justin Verlander Suffers Forearm Strain, Out At Least 2 WeeksManager Dusty Baker denied a report that said the injury would end Verlander’s season. He said Verlander would be evaluated after two weeks.
Josh Reddick Says Along With Death Threats Following Sign Stealing Scandal, Someone Wished Cancer Upon His TwinsThe Astros knew they were going to be in for a hard time on social media from opposing players and fans, but some of the rhetoric may be going too far.
Angels 3rd Baseman, Native Houstonian Anthony Rendon Talks Forgiveness On Astros Sign-Stealing ScandalWhether it’s a speeding ticket or whatever it might be, some of us are trying to get an edge some way or another in life. They happened to get caught for doing it. You can forgive them, but doesn’t mean you have to forget," said Rendon.
Astros Introduce New GM James Click Following Sign-Stealing Scandal: 'I'm Trying To Bring A Fresh Look'James Click was introduced on Tuesday, taking over for Jeff Luhnow, suspended for a season by Major League Baseball and then fired by Astros owner Jim Crane.
Astros Point To Click To Fill General Manager Position After Sign-Stealing ScandalJames Click, 42, graduated from Yale and wrote for analytics website Baseball Prospectus for several years before being hired by the Tampa Bay Rays.
New Astros Manager Dusty Baker Introduced As 'The Right Person At The Right Time'"He's a person of high integrity. He's a respected leader. He has great baseball experience and he will earn the players' trust," said Astros owner Jim Crane.
Former Astros Pitcher Dallas Keuchel Apologizes For 2017 Electronic Sign Stealing Scandal: 'I Personally Am Sorry'“It's just what the state of baseball was at that point and time," the former AL Cy Young Award winner said. “Was it against the rules? Yes it was, and I personally am sorry for what's come about, the whole situation."
Report: Astros To Interview Former Rangers Manager Jeff Banister For Manager PositionAstros owner Jim Crane said he expects to hire a new manager by Monday, February 3.
Astros Owner Jim Crane Fires Manager AJ Hinch, General Manager Jeff Luhnow After Electronic Sign-Stealing Scandal“I felt with what came out in the report they both had responsibilities," said Crane during a news conference Monday afternoon.