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  1. Astros “making a strong effort” for Phillies ace Cole Hamels

    Jul 28, 2015, 8:40 PM EDT

    Philadelphia Phillies v Chicago Cubs

    Hamels would join Dallas Keuchel and Scott Kazmir in an excellent, postseason-ready Astros rotation.

  2. Mike Trout out Tuesday with left wrist injury

    Jul 28, 2015, 7:47 PM EDT

    Mike Trout

    Angels center fielder Mike Trout went 4-for-4 with two homers and five RBI in Sunday’s series finale against the Rangers, but he also suffered a left wrist injury in that game when he tried to make a diving catch …

  3. Troy Tulowitzki’s greatness is not a Coors Field creation

    Jul 28, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT

    troy tulowitzki getty

    Coors Field is powerful, but Tulowitzki is great anywhere.

  4. The Cardinals and Brewers are discussing Adam Lind

    Jul 27, 2015, 10:00 AM EDT

    Adam Lind

    Lind mashes righties. And hasn’t been too terribly against lefties either, for that matter.

  5. Scott Kazmir dazzles in his Astros debut

    Jul 24, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    Scott Kazmir pitched brilliantly in his Astros debut to beat the Royals on Friday.

  6. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 24, 2015, 7:34 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Clayton Kershaw vs. the Mets? How is that in any way fair?

  7. Scott Kazmir to make Astros debut Friday

    Jul 23, 2015, 6:23 PM EDT

    NEW YORK, NY - JULY 08: Pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees during the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on July 8, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

    Kazmir was acquired from the Athletics on Thursday in exchange for catcher Jacob Nottingham and right-hander Daniel Mengden.

  8. Houston is going for it: Astros acquire left-hander Scott Kazmir from A’s

    Jul 23, 2015, 1:29 PM EDT

    Scott Kazmir

    Dallas Keuchel and Scott Kazmir atop the Astros’ rotation.

  9. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 22, 2015, 7:35 AM EDT

    Kyle Schwarber

    It was a big night for slugging catchers, Kyle Schwarber chief among them.

  10. Jed Lowrie, out since April with a torn thumb ligament, finally cleared to play rehab games

    Jul 21, 2015, 9:59 PM EDT

    Jed Lowrie

    Lowrie has been on the disabled list since suffering a ligament tear in his right (throwing-side) thumb back in late April. That thumb injury required surgery and Lowrie was given a three-month recovery timetable …

  11. And That Happened: Sunday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 20, 2015, 7:25 AM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    Zack Greinke was impressive. Even if Bryce Harper wasn’t all that impressed.

  12. Dallas Keuchel shuts down the Rangers after they “disrespected” the Astros on Saturday

    Jul 19, 2015, 6:55 PM EDT

    Dallas Keuchel

    Dallas Keuchel bolstered his case for the AL Cy Young award with a dominating effort against the Rangers, whom he feels disrespected his Astros on Saturday.

  13. Astros activate Scott Feldman, designate Alex Presley for assignment

    Jul 18, 2015, 6:05 PM EDT

    Scott Feldman

    Scott Feldman is back with the Astros after recovering from a torn meniscus.

  14. Chris Carter could land on disabled list due to ankle injury

    Jul 18, 2015, 10:36 AM EDT

    <> at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 24, 2015 in Anaheim, California.

    Astros first baseman Chris Carter could be looking at an extended absence after he was forced to exit last night’s game against the Rangers due to a sprained right ankle.

  15. HBT First-Half Awards: American League Cy Young

    Jul 16, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT

    Chris Sale

    This is probably the closest awards race of them all.

  16. 2015 All-Star Game Preview

    Jul 14, 2015, 5:48 PM EDT

    GABP

    First pitch is 8:15. Here is everything you need to know.

  17. Report: Johnny Cueto could be the Astros’ top trade target

    Jul 13, 2015, 7:30 PM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - JULY 12: Johnny Cueto #47 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches during the first inning of the game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 12, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    The Astros are reportedly aiming high in their efforts for a rotation upgrade.

  18. All-Star game lineups, with Trout and McCutchen leading off

    Jul 13, 2015, 1:31 PM EDT

    Mike Trout

    Some interesting choices by managers Ned Yost and Bruce Bochy.

  19. Zack Greinke and Dallas Keuchel named All-Star starters

    Jul 13, 2015, 12:31 PM EDT

    Zack Greinke AP

    Bruce Bochy and Ned Yost make their picks.

  20. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 10, 2015, 6:56 AM EDT

    Zack Greinke

    There were crazy-good pitching performances galore last night.

  21. Evan Gattis is strong

    Jul 9, 2015, 11:03 AM EDT

    Evan Gattis

    He hit a ball up in his eyes out of Progressive Field in a dang hurry.

  22. Looking at the All-Star team snubs and surprises

    Jul 7, 2015, 8:28 AM EDT

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    Short version: Ned Yost thinks this is an actual baseball game!

  23. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Jul 7, 2015, 6:55 AM EDT

    Brian Dozier

    Not-an-All-Star Brian Dozier showed that, while his .500+ slugging percentage is apparently not worth a trip to Cincinnati, it’s worth something.

  24. Pitchers and reserves for 2015 MLB All-Star Game announced

    Jul 6, 2015, 7:00 PM EDT

    All-Star Logo

    The starters for the 2015 MLB All-Star Game were announced on Sunday, so now it’s time to learn the pitchers and reserves who have been selected to represent the American League and National League at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati on Tuesday, July 14…

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