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.
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.
Michael Young And Willie Calhoun React To Astros' Apologies For Cheating ScandalYoung tweeted after Crane's comments that "of course it impacted the game." Accusing Crane of playing the public for "fools"
Astros' Bregman, Altuve Apologize For Sign-Stealing SchemeHouston Astros players Alex Bregman and José Altuve said Thursday the team is sorry for its sign-stealing scheme that was investigated and punished by Major League Baseball.
Nationals Swing For The Stars In Rout Of Astros, Take 2-0 Series LeadBy definition an astro is a combining form, but there was nothing celestial about the Houston team as they went to the plate in Game 2 of the World Series.
Washington Nationals Top Houston Astros 5-4 In World Series OpenerA 20-year-old prodigy lifted the Washington Nationals over the Houston Astros 5-4 Tuesday night in game one of the World Series.
Astros Ride Gerrit Cole To ALCS Series Lead With 4-1 Win At New YorkGerrit Cole held the New York Yankees scoreless without his sharpest stuff, Jose Altuve sparked Houston at the plate and the Astros locked down a 4-1 victory Tuesday.
Astros Headed Back To ALCS For 3rd Straight Season After Beating Rays In Game 5Gerrit Cole and the Astros defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 6-1 Thursday night at Minute Maid Park to win their American League Divisional Series three games to two.
Masterful Justin Verlander Leads Astros To ALDS Game 1 Win Vs RaysVerlander allowed just a soft single in seven shutout innings. He struck out eight and improved to 8-0 in 12 career ALDS appearances.
3 Astros Stars Out With Injuries, Carlos Correa's Fractured Rib Due To MassageCarlos Correa is now out 4 to 6 weeks with a fractured rib. He joins Jose Altuve and George Springer on the list of stars out of the Astros lineup due to injury.
Astros Prevail As Justin Verlander Outduels Cy Young Award Winner Blake SnellThe Astros star delivered, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-1 in a rare season-opening matchup between pitchers who finished first and second in balloting for the Cy Young Award.
Red Sox Finish Off Astros In 5 Games, Head To World SeriesWhat a birthday present for rookie manager Alex Cora. He's taking the Boston Red Sox back to the World Series.
Astros Hit 3 Homers In Win Against TigersJose Altuve homered on the game's first pitch, and the Houston Astros powered their way past the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Tuesday night.
Players Like Altuve & Betts Bringing Compact Pop To MLBIn the past, shorter baseball players would have been given nicknames like "Pee Wee" and coached to speed out base hits. Now, big sluggers can be found in in tiny packages.