Houston Astros

Huston Street

Richards takes no-hit bid into 7th, Angels beat Astros 3-1

With every start he makes, Garrett Richards looks more and more like the ace pitcher he was when his 2014 season ended abruptly because of a knee injury. Richards took a no-hitter into the seventh […]

05/10/2015

Johnny Giavotella

Slugging Astros hit 3 homers, blast past LA Angels, 6-5

Chris Carter and Colby Rasmus hit two-run homers and Dallas Keuchel pitched into the seventh inning in the Houston Astros’ 6-5 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Saturday night. Jose Altuve also hit an […]

05/09/2015

Jered Weaver

Jered Weaver pitches 6-hitter, Angels beat Astros 2-0

Jered Weaver clearly heard the whispers about his declining velocity and the criticism of his rising loss total during an ugly start to the Los Angeles Angels’ season. He figures a six-hit shutout against the […]

05/09/2015

Chris Iannetta

Astros rally with 3 runs in 9th to beat Angels 3-2

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Preston Tucker singled home the tying run for his first major league hit, and the Houston Astros rallied with three runs in the ninth against closer Huston Street to beat the […]

05/07/2015

C.J. Wilson

Wilson outpitched by Keuchel as Angels lose to Astros 4-0

C.J. Wilson pitched well. The way Dallas Keuchel and Houston’s relievers were throwing, it wasn’t good enough. “Sometimes you pitch well and somebody pitches a little bit better,” Wilson said after the Los Angeles Angels […]

04/18/2015

Mike Trout

Trout becomes youngest player in history with 100 HRs and 100 stolen bases

Mike Trout was more concerned about getting a win than setting a record. Trout homered twice to become the youngest player in history with 100 home runs and 100 stolen bases, and Los Angeles beat […]

04/18/2015

Houston Astros' Gregorio Petit, right, is congratulated by Matt Dominguez after hitting a three-run home run during the second inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Sunday Sept. 14, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Keuchel, Astros end Angels’ 10-game win streak 6-1

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Dallas Keuchel took a no-hit bid into the seventh inning, and the Houston Astros ended the Los Angeles Angels’ 10-game winning streak with a 6-1 victory Sunday. Keuchel (11-9) faced the […]

09/14/2014

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) keeps his fingers on second base as he tags Los Angeles Angels' Kole Calhoun (56) out in the sixth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in Houston. Calhoun was trying to stretch a single on a line drive to center field. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

Wilson struggles as Angels lose 8-3 to Astros

HOUSTON (AP) — C.J. Wilson’s run of solid starts for the Los Angeles Angels came to an abrupt end on Tuesday night. Wilson was knocked out in the fourth inning, and the Angels went on […]

09/03/2014

FILE - In this June 7, 2014, file photo, Houston Astros manager Bo Porter makes a pitching change in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Minnesota Twins in Minneapolis. The Astros have fired manager Bo Porter in his second season with the club. General manager Jeff Luhnow says the decision wasn't based on Houston's record but because "we need a new direction in our clubhouse." The Astros entered Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in fourth place in the AL West with a 59-79 record, second worst in the league. (AP Photo/Jim Mone, File)

Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros fired manager Bo Porter on Monday, saying the dismissal had less to do with the team’s 59-79 record than the need for “new direction” and a “united message throughout […]

09/01/2014