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Bregman, McCullers play in Shriners game

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:12:01 EDT

Before Saturday, the last time third baseman Alex Bregman walked on the field at Minute Maid Park was after Game 5 of the World Series, when his walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th secured an epic 13-12 victory over the Dodgers for the eventual champion Astros.

Dress like a champ! Get Astros WS title gear

Sat, 21 Oct 2017 23:25:04 EDT

The Astros won their first World Series championship in franchise history! Celebrate with official merchandise, including T-shirts, hoodies, caps and more in the Astros Shop.

Verlander and Eminem take a photo at 'SNL'

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:04:15 EDT

Verlander and Eminem take a photo at 'SNL'

Honor bound: Astros dominate MLB Awards

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:20:37 EDT

The grand finale of awards season culminated on Friday with the big reveal of this year's Esurance MLB Awards winners. The Astros swept through myriad categories as the most nominated team in baseball. They also won the most awards, topping all 29 other clubs with seven.

Verlander, Upton hit 'The Tonight Show'

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 11:41:06 EDT

Verlander, Upton hit 'The Tonight Show'

Altuve wins MLB Award for Best Major Leaguer

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:58:01 EDT

Right in the middle of everything good that happened to the Astros was second baseman Jose Altuve, who capped a dominant regular season with an equally impressive October, helping his team win the first World Series championship in club history. Altuve earned every bit of individual glory that came his way, including the AL MVP Award, the Players Choice Awards for Player of the Year and AL Most Outstanding Player and, as announced on Friday, the Esurance MLB Award for Best Major Leaguer.

Verlander, Altuve named playoffs' finest

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:44:11 EDT

Astros teammates Jose Altuve and Justin Verlander capped Houston's history-making season as co-winners of the Esurance MLB Award for Best Major Leaguer, Postseason.

Call of Altuve HR by Buck, Smoltz nets award

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:54:23 EDT

It was one of the most thrilling plays of a thrilling World Series, and the pair that gave voice to it were honored at the 2017 Esurance MLB Awards.

Altuve tops all as MLB's Best Major Leaguer

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 20:58:57 EDT

Jose Altuve's Astros teammates don't talk much about his batting titles or All-Star appearances or 200-hit seasons.

November reign: Altuve wins AL MVP Award

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:13:59 EDT

It has already been quite a month for Jose Altuve, who won a World Series title, a Player Choice Award, an AL Silver Slugger Award and, on Thursday, his first AL MVP Award.

Tucker ends AFL campaign on high note

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:56:45 EDT

While his Mesa Solar Sox fell just short of a title, Astros No. 1 prospect Kyle Tucker provided a glimpse of his remarkable talent in the Arizona Fall League championship game on Saturday.

Astros' Top 30 Prospects list

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:25:12 EDT

Who do the Astros have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Houston's Top 30 Prospects on's Prospect Watch.

Bregman enjoys life as World Series champ

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:00:00 EDT

The Astros certainly have been active in the two weeks since their World Series triumph over the Dodgers. No player, though, has been living it up as much as 23-year-old third baseman Alex Bregman, who might as well print some "U.S. Tour 2017" t-shirts.

Josh Reddick Field set to break ground

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:32:35 EDT

Josh Reddick Field set to break ground

Verlander stopped by the 'Today Show'

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:29:25 EDT

Verlander stopped by the 'Today Show'

Astros honored for great philanthropic efforts

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:00:48 EDT

The Major League Baseball titles keep coming for the Houston Astros, who have now been formally recognized in 2017 as the best in the game both on and off the field. The new world champions were presented with the coveted Allan H. Selig Award for Philanthropic Excellence in an announcement at the General Managers Meetings on Thursday in Orlando.

Kate Upton works out with help from Verlander

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:16:12 EDT

Kate Upton works out with help from Verlander

Hinch finishes 3rd in AL MOY Award vote

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:11:36 EDT

Astros manager A.J. Hinch finished third in the American League Manager of the Year Award voting, it was announced on Tuesday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.

Correa brightens kids' day at Houston hospital

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 19:35:07 EDT

There were smiles and hugs, wide eyes and open mouths. Astros shortstop Carlos Correa certainly made a huge impact on a few dozen young patients at Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital when he took some time to visit with them and take pictures and sign autographs on Tuesday afternoon.

Beltran retires a champ after 20-year career

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:31:38 EDT

Carlos Beltran's last official act as a Major League player was hoisting the World Series trophy for the first time in his career.

Strom: Beltran made my job easier

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 13:19:49 EDT

Word around the baseball world following Carlos Beltran's retirement Monday, after 20 magnificent seasons, is that Beltran will make a great manager some day. Industry insiders cite Beltran's baseball acumen and his ability to communicate with young players, who often revere him, as two of his strengths. In this vein, Astros pitching coach Brent Strom recalled a story Tuesday on MLB Network Radio that spoke to these attributes.

Gurriel ties for 4th in AL Rookie of Year voting

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 20:36:56 EDT

Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel tied for fourth in balloting for the American League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Award, which was announced Monday. Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge was the unanimous winner of the award, which is chosen by members of the Baseball Writers' Association of America.

Beltran's next chapter only matter of time

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:57:37 EDT

Carlos Beltran closed one spectacularly successful chapter of his baseball career on Monday when he announced his retirement. Good on you, Carlos. Not many players have checked as many boxes: 20 seasons, nine-time All-Star and solid Hall of Fame credentials (2,725 hits, 435 home runs, 565 doubles, 312 stolen bases.)

Beltran's best moments on each team

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 17:06:06 EDT

Let's remember Beltran's best moments on each team

Astros add 3 to big league coaching staff

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 13:12:44 EDT

The 2017 World Series champion Astros announced three additions to their Major League coaching staff on Monday. They named Jeff Albert second hitting coach, Alex Cintron first-base coach and Doug White bullpen coach.

Hinch's belief helped Astros overcome adversity

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:47:56 EDT

Starting pitcher Charlie Morton was out for two months in the middle of the regular season with a strained lat. All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa missed nearly seven weeks with a thumb injury. Former American League Cy Young Award winner Dallas Keuchel was out eight weeks with neck discomfort.

Altuve, Springer swing way to Silver Sluggers

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 22:15:45 EDT

Another day, another piece of hardware for Astros second baseman Jose Altuve, who joined teammate and World Series Most Valuable Player George Springer in being named winners of Silver Slugger Awards on Thursday.

McCanns raise money to fight childhood cancer

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 20:11:04 EDT

Though they call Atlanta home, Houston is a special place for Brian McCann and his wife, Ashley, who will forever remember the resolve the residents of this hurricane-stricken city showed before experiencing the thrill of celebrating a World Series championship.

Top prospect Tucker busts out in Fall League

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 18:45:17 EDT

Astros top prospect Kyle Tucker put together one of his best performances of the Arizona Fall League as Mesa came away with a 16-2 win over Salt River on Saturday afternoon at Sloan Park.

Altuve's gift to JJ Watt was nothing but class

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 14:38:01 EDT

Altuve's gift to JJ Watt was nothing but class

Musgrove makes special visit to VA center

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 17:48:48 EDT

After being showered with support and adoration during the run to the World Series championship, Astros pitcher Joe Musgrove gave some of that appreciation back on Thursday. Musgrove joined members of the Astros Foundation and Astros Shooting Stars in visiting patients at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in honor of Veterans Day.

Astros will zero in on upgrading bullpen

Thu, 9 Nov 2017 16:55:27 EDT

The Astros are still basking in the glow of winning their first World Series championship a week ago and will be for quite some time. But the parade is over, the talk-show circuit is winding down and free agency has already begun, which means it's time to look ahead to 2018.

Altuve repeats with top Players Choice honors

Wed, 8 Nov 2017 21:51:37 EDT

For the second consecutive year, Astros second baseman Jose Altuve was named both Major League Baseball's Player of the Year and American League Outstanding Player in the Players Choice Awards.