Category Archives: Houston Astros

Knocked down but Will Verlander take them to the World Series?

With the injuries of players Carlos Correa, Lance McCullers,  and Dallas Kueuchel in the season, Things have been looking bleak with the past three games vs the Yankees. They have reached a hurdle unknown to them as they have held … Continue reading

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Game 5 with Astros and Yanks Tied Up

Who will lead the ALCS  when it comes to Houston on Friday? In game four, Houston kept the Yankees scoreless for seven innings. An eighth inning homer run from Aaron Judge and a Gary Sanchez double broke the game open … Continue reading

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Astros lead ALCS 2-0 with Verlander’s pitching

The Houston Astros lead the 2017 American League Championships Series 2 games to 0 over the New York Yankees after Saturday night’s 2-1 win.  Outstanding pitching by Justin Verlander kept the Yanks to one run with thirteen strikeouts in the … Continue reading

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SI tagging the Astros as 2016 Champs

It was four years ago that Sports Illustrated put out an issue proclaiming that the Houston Astros will be done rebuilding and contending for the title in 2017.  They have just updated that prediction to now say that 2016 is … Continue reading

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Hinch and Astros confident going into game 5

A.J. Hinch had some words about his team as they headed to Kansas City after losing an almost “sure win” in game four.  Up 6-2 in the top of the 8th inning, the Royals made a comeback to win the … Continue reading

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Astros ride Keuchel into the postseason

Dallas Keuchel continued his dominance over the New York Yankees with six more scoreless innings as the Astros beat the Yankees 3-0 for a wildcard birth into the 2015 ALDS Playoffs.  Both Colby Rasmus and Carlos Gomez scored home runs early … Continue reading

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Astros ready to face Yankees

The Houston Astros heard news today that no teammate wants to hear, no matter an opponents team or not, that one of their star players will not be with the team as they embark on the 2015 playoff trail.  CC … Continue reading

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Astros open home stand against Mariners with a 3-8 win

The Houston Astros (73-59 – 1st AL West) got a great game out of pitching ace Dallas Keuchel who picked up his 16th win (the AL’s first 16 game winner this season).  He allowed one hit and struck out eight … Continue reading

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Astros beat D-backs to take series

The Houston Astros bounced back from a slim 6-4 loss Friday night to take the last two games against the Arizona Diamondbacks by a 3-13 margin and held title to the leagues best home record with at 38-18. Last nights win … Continue reading

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Tucker fuels victory over Redsox

Rookie outfielder Preston Tucker led the way in a 4-2 win over Boston at Minute Maid Park.  Tucker hit a two run blast in the fifth inning to help lead the team to victory. “I think we scored all of our … Continue reading

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