7/2/2015 | Hot start nets Correa monthly AL rookie honor
Astros shortstop Carlos Correa on Thursday was named American League Rookie of the Month for June. Correa, who made his Major League debut on June 8, hit .287 with nine doubles, five home runs, 15 RBIs, four stolen bases and a .543 slugging percentage in his 21 games in the month.
7/2/2015 | Springer forced to DL with right wrist fracture
The Astros placed George Springer on the 15-day DL with a right wrist fracture Thursday, one day after he took a pitch off his right wrist and left the Astros' 6-5 win over the Royals in the sixth inning.
7/1/2015 | Did Altuve slide into All-Star lead?
Many viewed Wednesday night's 6-5 win over the Royals as Jose Altuve's final audition to start the All-Star Game at second base for the American League as fan voting draws to a close on Thursday.
7/1/2015 | Astros hoping Springer can avoid trip to DL
Astros outfielder George Springer was removed from Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Royals in the sixth inning for a pinch-hitter after taking a pitch off the right wrist in the fifth.
7/1/2015 | Masterson aims to maintain momentum vs. Astros
Right-hander Dan Straily will make his Astros debut when he squares off against Red Sox righty Justin Masterson on Friday in the opener of a three-game set at Fenway Park.
7/1/2015 | Altuve-led Astros rally to get sweep of Royals
Jose Altuve went 3-for-3 with an RBI and a stolen base while scoring the decisive run on a bang-bang play at the plate as the Astros swept the Royals with a 6-5 win on Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park.
7/1/2015 | Springer's buddy 'Earl' wants votes for Altuve
As a reward for hitting the left-field foul pole with his two-run homer in Tuesday night's 4-0 win over the Royals, Astros outfielder George Springer arrived to the clubhouse on Wednesday to a massive package from the pole's sponsor, Chick-fil-A, sitting in his locker.
7/1/2015 | Straily set to make Astros debut at Fenway
Right-hander Dan Straily will be recalled from Triple-A Fresno and make his first start of 2015 on Friday in the series opener against the Red Sox at Fenway Park, Astros manager A.J. Hinch said on Wednesday.
7/1/2015 | Astros sign second-rounder Eshelman
The Astros have signed No. 46 overall pick Thomas Eshelman. MLB.com's Jim Callis reported the deal is for $1.1 million, though the club has not confirmed the value.