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Altuve Blasts Walk-Off to Complete Sweep of Red Sox

HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Jose Altuve saved the Astros day.

In a day that started with the excitement of a new addition for the team it could have all been ruined by the Red Sox, but not on Jose Altive’s watch. 634 more words

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Capital Retrospection: The Colby Rasmus Trade

In the previous (and to date, only other) Capital Retrospection, we took a look at the July 20th acquisition of pitcher J.A. Happ. With the 2015 trade deadline fast approaching, I felt now would be a good time to look back nearly four years to the day to the other major summer deal made by General Manager Alex Anthopoulos; Colby Rasmus. 1,455 more words

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Houston Astros OPS+, 2014 vs. 2015

One of the biggest stories of the 2015 MLB season has been the drastic improvement of the Houston Astros. After three years as a comically bad doormat from 2011 to 2013, they made some significant strides last season with a 19-win improvement. 433 more words

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Astros: Options For George Springer Likely DL Stint

Astros staff reports

The Wednesday night sweep of the Royals may have came at a price, The Astros lead off hitter George Springer was hit by a pitch in the wrist area and was later taken out of the game. 195 more words

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An in-depth look at the Astros' turnaround from 2014 to 2015

We expected the Houston Astros to contend for a playoff spot prior to the start of the regular season, we didn’t expect them to post a 41-30 record while leading the AL West by four games. 538 more words

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Rasmus To Bereavement List, Astros Call Up OF Santana

Astros outfielder Colby Rasmus is headed to the bereavement list, and heralded outfielder Domingo Santana will take his spot on the Astros’ 25-man roster, effective Tuesday, the club announced after Monday’s 6-3 win against Colorado. 269 more words

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