Houston Astros

Astros add 6 to roster

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros added six players to their major-league roster on Tuesday as September call-ups.The Astros recalled outfielder L.J. Hoes, catcher Max Stassi and infielder Jonathan Villar from Oklahoma City and selected the contracts of right-handed pitchers...

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Astros fire Bo Porter

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - The Houston Astros have fired manager Bo Porter.Porter was in just his second season with the Astros, who are 59-79 this year and sit fourth in the American League West. Houston has already eclipsed last year's win total of 51 and will likely end a three-year run...

Recap: Houston vs. Texas

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Rougned Odor and Michael Choice each homered to back a strong outing by Scott Baker, and the Texas Rangers routed the Houston Astros, 13-6, in the second of four at Minute Maid Park.Baker (3-3) was charged with two runs on six hits over 6 1/3 innings. The veteran...

Recap: Houston vs. Texas

Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Jason Castro's fifth-inning grand slam lifted the Houston Astros to a 4-2 win over the Texas Rangers in the opener of a four-game set at Minute Maid Park.Collin McHugh (7-9) yielded two runs on eight hits and struck out six over seven innings. McHugh improved to...

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