Making his Major League debut on Monday night, Houston Astros starter Lance McCullers took the mound in black cleats with yellow Batman logos.
One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?
The official MLB online shop briefly sold a plus sized woman’s Astros t-shirt — the Detroit Astros, which was very quickly taken down.
The Houston Astros just couldn’t get much going against the Texas Rangers.
Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.
Dallas Keuchel allowed one run over 5 2-3 innings in his final tuneup for opening day, leading the Houston Astros over the Detroit Tigers 3-2 Wednesday.
Jose Iglesias, recovering from stress fractures in both legs, played five innings at shortstop.
In the day and age where you can ask your favorite athlete to go to prom with you and get 10,000 retweets in a heartbeat, it makes this story that much more depressing for the Houston Astros.
The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.
Jose Altuve has been added to the Houston Astros’ lineup after the team reversed course on its original decision to bench him — against his wishes — in an attempt to protect his lead in the American League batting race.