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7/30/2016 | D lets Astros down in key spots vs. Tigers

In a tight game in which every defensive play mattered, the Astros made a pair of costly errors and then couldn't convert an out in the ninth inning that would have sent the game to extra innings, instead letting the Tigers steal a 3-2 win Saturday night at Comerica Park.


7/30/2016 | Keuchel looks to finish strong July on high note

Dallas Keuchel gets the ball Sunday looking to wrap up what has been a successful month of July when the Astros and host Tigers complete their series at Comerica Park.


7/30/2016 | Price may be too steep for Astros to deal

The Astros were continuing their pursuit of starting pitching Saturday -- two days before the non-waiver Trade Deadline -- but the high cost associated with landing one of the coveted arms on the market could preclude the Astros from getting involved.


7/30/2016 | Gonzalez's hand injury leaves Astros short-handed

Even after calling up first baseman Tyler White on Friday when infielder Luis Valbuena went on the disabled list, the Astros are still dealing with a short bench. Outfielder Carlos Gomez (right hamstring strain) and infielder Marwin Gonzalez (sore right hand) were both unlikely to play Saturday, leaving Evan Gattis as the only bench player for the game against the Tigers.


7/30/2016 | Tigers reward Verlander for gem with walk-off

A Saturday night pitching duel between Justin Verlander and Mike Fiers ended in a battle of ninth-inning rallies, capped by Jose Iglesias' walk-off infield single for a 3-2 Tigers win over the Astros at Comerica Park.


7/30/2016 | Gurriel sees first action with GCL Astros

Cuban infielder Yulieski Gurriel was in the lineup for the first time on Saturday in Kissimmee, Fla., for the Gulf Coast League Astros at designated hitter, after having his work visa approved, general manager Jeff Luhnow said.


7/30/2016 | Jimenez, Rodgers among top prospect performers Friday

Another day, another monstrous offensive performance for Eloy Jimenez. The Cubs' No. 3 prospect was at it again on Friday night as he delivered the first grand slam of his career as well as a pair of doubles in what was his third four-hit game of the season.


7/29/2016 | Singles have McHugh seeing double in brief start

When Astros pitcher Collin McHugh doesn't get a chance to compete with his curveball, it can make for a long night. McHugh was served a difficult reminder of that Friday night at Comerica Park when the Tigers tagged him for eight runs and 10 hits, both season highs, over 1 2/3 innings in the Astros' 14-6 loss.


7/29/2016 | Astros must contend with Verlander to slow Tigers

Seeking their fifth consecutive victory, the Tigers will look to secure the first series of their nine-game homestand when they continue against the Astros on Saturday night at Comerica Park.


7/29/2016 | Streaking Tigers pounce early, pile on Astros

The Tigers welcomed the Astros to Comerica Park by putting up Minute Maid Park-type numbers, crushing Houston pitching for nine runs on 11 hits through the first two innings en route to a 14-6 win Friday night.


7/29/2016 | White returns to Astros with stronger mindset

Tyler White, the biggest feel-good story during the first week of the season, is back for a second shot with the Astros.


7/29/2016 | MLB.TV price drops for postseason push

While Astros rookie infielder Alex Bregman is in Detroit for his first Major League road trip, his father Sam is back home in New Mexico preparing to defend a high-profile trial case, his mother Jackie is driving some of his belongings back from Corpus Christi, Texas, where he had spent some time earlier this season in Double-A before his much-anticipated call-up, and his younger brother A.J. is in Lubbock to pitch in a Premier Baseball tournament.


7/29/2016 | Murphy, Rutherford among top prospect performers Thursday

Tom Murphy is likely hoping July never ends considering the Rockies' No. 11 prospect has raised his batting average over 100 points in 16 games so far this month. And Yankees first-round pick Blake Rutherford is scorching at Pulaski, hitting .429 after back-to-back four-hit games.


7/28/2016 | Inbox: What will Astros do before Deadline?

With the non-waiver Trade Deadline arriving Monday afternoon at 3 CT and the surging Astros searching for help, we'll take shot at answering some of the readers' biggest trade questions submitted recently through Twitter.


7/28/2016 | Source: White will join Astros in Detroit

The Astros are planning to summon first baseman Tyler White to join the club in Detroit, a source confirmed to MLB.com on Thursday.


7/28/2016 | Rasmus snaps funk with big homer vs. Yanks

The ball jumped off the bat of Colby Rasmus like it did for much of the first half of the season when he turned on a Masahiro Tanaka split-fingered fastball and sent it soaring over the right-field wall for a two-run homer in the third inning of Wednesday's 4-1 win over the Yankees at Minute Maid Park.


7/27/2016 | Alford, Urena among top prospect performers Wednesday

A pair of Blue Jays' prospects led the way in a slugfest for Class A Advanced Dunedin on Wednesday.


7/27/2016 | Strained hamstrings straining Astros' bench

Astros center fielder Carlos Gomez left Wednesday's game against the Yankees in the second inning with a right hamstring strain.


7/27/2016 | Hinch hopeful Valbuena won't need DL stint

Astros manager A.J. Hinch said he's confident infielder Luis Valbuena will avoid being placed on the disabled list after he left Tuesday's game with a strained right hamstring in the second inning. Valbuena is still listed as day to day, but wasn't in the starting lineup for Wednesday's series finale against the Yankees.


7/27/2016 | Rasmus, McCullers power Astros past Yanks

Astros outfielder Colby Rasmus snapped an 0-for-29 slump at an opportune time.


7/27/2016 | Tigers return home for weekend set vs. Astros

The Tigers will welcome the Astros to Comerica Park for a three-game series on Friday after an off-day for both teams following their respective series on the East Coast.


7/26/2016 | Yanks back CC, hold off Astros for series win

CC Sabathia won for the first time in more than a month by holding the Astros to two runs -- on solo homers by Marwin Gonzalez and Evan Gattis -- in seven innings to lead the Yankees to their eighth win in 10 games, 6-3, on Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park.


7/26/2016 | Valbuena day to day with hamstring strain

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena left Tuesday night's game against the Yankees with a right hamstring strain. Valbuena is day to day, the team announced.


7/26/2016 | Tanaka, McCullers duel as NY seeks sweep

Two surging pitchers, Lance McCullers and Masahiro Tanaka, take the mound at Minute Maid Park Wednesday night as the Astros and Yankees wrap up their three-game series.


7/26/2016 | Bregman gets crash course in LF at Minute Maid

Alex Bregman's next stop could be in left field.




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