CSN Astros headlines http://www.csnhouston.com/rss/category/4815/feed.xml en Astros try to break Athletics' hex http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/astros-try-break-athletics-hex <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Athletics have had the Astros' number for over a year now. Houston hopes to change that as soon as possible.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:53:50 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 688136 at http://www.csnhouston.com Springer dealing with first MLB slump http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/springer-dealing-first-mlb-slump <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>It happens to everyone in baseball. George Springer finds himself in his very first slump in his extremely young major league career.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:37:23 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 688111 at http://www.csnhouston.com Astros' Albers still out with sore shoulder http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/astros-albers-still-out-sore-shoulder <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Astros will be without Matt Albers for a third straight game because of soreness in his right shoulder.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 22:26:32 +0000 jkelly 688071 at http://www.csnhouston.com AL Capsules http://www.csnhouston.com/article/al-capsules-131 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>BOSTON (AP) Michael Pineda was ejected for using pine tar less than two weeks after appearing to get away with using a foreign substance in another game against Boston, and the Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 5-1 </p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 05:38:00 +0000 comcast.admin 687546 at http://www.csnhouston.com Athletics-Astros Preview http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/athletics-astros-preview <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Mired in their first losing streak, the Oakland Athletics will try to get back on track with another dominant performance against the Houston Astros.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 01:56:00 +0000 comcast.admin 687526 at http://www.csnhouston.com Seager's 2 HRs give Seattle 5-3 win over Houston http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/seagers-2-hrs-give-seattle-5-3-win-over-houston <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>SEATTLE (AP) Kyle Seager hit a three-run homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth and the Seattle Mariners rallied for a 5-3 win over the Houston Astros on Wednesday to snap an eight-game losing streak.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 23:58:00 +0000 comcast.admin 686981 at http://www.csnhouston.com Instant Replay: Astros blow lead in Seattle http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/instant-replay-astros-blow-lead-seattle <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The bullpen failed to hold a ninth inning lead for the second time in a week and the Mariners avoided a sweep with a walkoff three-run homer to beat the Astros 5-3 on Wednesday. </p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 22:51:04 +0000 jkelly 687426 at http://www.csnhouston.com Amador back to the Mexican League http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/amador-back-mexican-league <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Astros have loaned prospect Japhet Amador back to the Mexican League.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:33:20 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 687036 at http://www.csnhouston.com Astros' Collin McHugh lights out in debut http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/astros-collin-mchugh-lights-out-debut <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Collin McHugh was absolutely lights out in his debut for the Astros.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:47:14 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 687016 at http://www.csnhouston.com Carter slumpbusts in Seattle http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/carter-slumpbusts-seattle <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Chris Carter had been slumping all season. Then, he got to Seattle's Safeco Field.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:19:11 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 686996 at http://www.csnhouston.com AL Capsules http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/al-capsules-157 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>BOSTON (AP) Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park, helping the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka beat the Boston Red Sox 9-3 Tuesday night.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:43:00 +0000 comcast.admin 686876 at http://www.csnhouston.com McHugh strikes out 12 as Astros beat Seattle 5-2 http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/mchugh-strikes-out-12-astros-beat-seattle-5-2 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>SEATTLE (AP) Collin McHugh struck out a career-high 12 in his season debut, and Jason Castro, Chris Carter and Matt Dominguez homered to lift the Houston Astros to a 5-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday nigh</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:39:00 +0000 comcast.admin 680031 at http://www.csnhouston.com McHugh pitches Astros by M's http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/mchugh-pitches-astros-ms <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Collin McHugh stole the show in his Astros debut as Houston defeated the Mariners 5-2.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:20:39 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 686936 at http://www.csnhouston.com Harrell clears waivers, headed to OKC http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/harrell-clears-waivers-headed-okc <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Lucas Harrell, who was designated for assignment last week, has cleared waivers and will report to AAA Oklahoma City.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 22:20:02 +0000 jkelly 686606 at http://www.csnhouston.com Astros bats find their swing in Seattle http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/astros-bats-find-their-swing-seattle <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The prescription for Astros bats to get healthy the last two seasons has been to spend time in Seattle.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:27:47 +0000 jkelly 682796 at http://www.csnhouston.com Presley has breakout game http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/presley-has-breakout-game <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Alex Presley's been waiting to have a breakout game like he did on Monday night as part of the Astros' 7-2 win over the Mariners.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:18:31 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 680036 at http://www.csnhouston.com AL Capsules http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/al-capsules-156 <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>BOSTON (AP) Clay Buchholz allowed six runs in the third inning, and the Baltimore Orioles held on to beat the Red Sox 7-6 Monday in the annual Patriots' Day morning game at Fenway Park, a year after the Boston Marat</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 07:01:00 +0000 comcast.admin 679906 at http://www.csnhouston.com Keuchel outduels King Felix http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/keuchel-outduels-king-felix <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Dallas Keuchel won a showdown with Seattle's Felix Hernandez on Monday night as the Astros emerged victorious 7-2.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:43:30 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 680011 at http://www.csnhouston.com Dominguez homers to lead Astros over Mariners http://www.csnhouston.com/astros/dominguez-homers-lead-astros-over-mariners <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>SEATTLE (AP) Matt Dominguez homered and drove in three runs, Dallas Keuchel struck out a season-high eight and the Houston Astros broke a seven-game skid with a 7-2 win over the Seattle Mariners on Monday.</p></div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:38:00 +0000 comcast.admin 679216 at http://www.csnhouston.com Astros offense gets to King Felix http://www.csnhouston.com/blog/astros-talk/astros-offense-gets-king-felix <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>The Astros offense was far from intimidated by Seattle's Felix Hernandez on Monday night.</p> </div></div></div><div id="gigya-sharebar"></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 06:32:13 +0000 howard.chen@comcastsportsnet.com 680001 at http://www.csnhouston.com