Jeff Luhnow


George Springer made a big splash on Wednesday, making his Major League debut after tearing up the minor leagues at various levels ever since he was drafted by the Astros in the first round of the


Circumstances dictated it, but the timing was right to bring George Springer up to the Major Leagues.


George Springer is coming.

He brings power, speed, excitement, anticipation, and expectations with him.

But will the Astros' prodigy bring wins?


The Astros are moving on from J.D. Martinez.

The 26-year-old, who had been with the Astros since being a 20th round pick in 2009, was released on Saturday morning.


Update: Following Sunday's game against the Washington Nationals, the Astros also reassigned RHP Jorge De Leon and RHP Rhiner Cruz to minor league camp.