Archive for category: Houston Astros

  • The Carlos Lee Trade And Other Houston Astros Rumors

    The Carlos Lee Trade And Other Houston Astros Rumors

    Houston Astros July 5, 2012 12:07 pm 1 comment

    Carlos Lee Is Gone, But Who’s Next? The Houston Astros finally got rid of Carlos Lee Wednesday as they completed a trade with the Miami Marlins for two prospects. Unfortunately for Jim Crane, they weren’t able to get rid of his remaining $9 million salary, as the Houston Astros have […]




     
  • Houston Astros Midseason Report

    Houston Astros Midseason Report

    Houston Astros July 2, 2012 1:12 pm no comments

    My Houston Astros Glass Is Half-Full With two games to play until the halfway mark of the regular season, the 2012 Houston Astros have offered up a mix of good times and bad times, with the bad predictably outweighing the good. The Astros currently hold the 4th worst record in […]




     
  • Houston Astros Trade Rumors: Carlos Lee, Brett Myers?

    Houston Astros Trade Rumors: Carlos Lee, Brett Myers?

    Houston Astros June 30, 2012 3:32 pm 1 comment

     Houston Astros Trade Rumors Swirling There is rampant speculation swirling around a Carlos Lee to the Los Angeles Dodgers trade rumor, and word is that an offer is actually on the table. Depending on who you are and how you look at it, fortunately or unfortunately Carlos Lee has a no-trade […]




     
  • Houston Astros Blasted By Cardinals

    Houston Astros Blasted By Cardinals

    Houston Astros June 7, 2012 11:37 pm no comments

    Cardinals Drop 14 On Struggling Houston Astros Thursday night’s rubber match against the St. Louis Cardinals started off promising enough for the Houston Astros as they seemingly had a jump on starter Lance Lynn, but all that was left in the aftermath was a scoreboard that read: Cardinals 14, Astros 2. […]




     
  • Astros Snap Skid With Help From Newbies

    Astros Snap Skid With Help From Newbies

    Houston Astros June 4, 2012 9:21 am no comments

     Lyles Dominates, Maxwell Delivers After going more than a week without celebrating a win, the Houston Astros had to be exasperated. On Sunday afternoon, some unsuspecting Astros took out their frustration on the Cincinnati Reds as the Astros finally got back into the win column and off of the losing streak. […]




     
  • Mistakes Prove Twice As Costly For Astros On Memorial Day

    Mistakes Prove Twice As Costly For Astros On Memorial Day

    Houston Astros May 29, 2012 9:27 am no comments

    Astros Take Two On The Chin In Memorial Day Sweeping There was no shortage of fireworks at Coors field on Memorial day as the Astros and Rockies squared off for a scheduled double-header to open up a four-game series in Denver, and I’m not talking about the ones after the game […]




     
  • Dodgers Put Astros In Their Place

    Dodgers Put Astros In Their Place

    Houston Astros May 27, 2012 7:17 pm no comments

    Capuano, Dodgers Smother Astros Sunday afternoon once again started off promising for the Houston Astros as Jose Altuve led off the game with yet another extra base hit. Altuve wound up at third base with a triple, coming home to score the Astros’ first run of the game on a […]




     
  • Houston Astros Winning In More Ways Than One

    Houston Astros Winning In More Ways Than One

    Houston Astros May 23, 2012 10:10 am no comments

                    Houston Astros Simply Getting It Done Don’t look now, but it’s almost June and the Houston Astros are four games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for first place in the National League Central. That may not sound like a grand accomplishment to some, but raise your hand if you thought […]




     
  • Astros Borrow Big Sticks From Rangers

    Astros Borrow Big Sticks From Rangers

    Houston Astros May 19, 2012 10:03 pm no comments

    Astros Even Series With Rangers in 6-5 Victory The Houston Astros hitters showed up to Saturday night’s game at Minute Maid Park disguised as Texas Rangers, belting three home runs and holding on for an impressive 6-5 win to pull even with the Rangers in the 2nd game of a […]




     
  • Astros Sweep Brewers, Ready For Rangers

    Astros Sweep Brewers, Ready For Rangers

    Houston Astros May 18, 2012 1:12 am no comments

    Astros Bats Heating Up Just In Time The Astros completed their second series sweep of the season Thursday night as they beat the Brewers 4-0. The Astros aren’t listening to any detractors who say that two game series sweeps don’t count, either. They’re just thrilled to finally be scoring runs […]