Quantcast

Houston Astros

Astros Crawfish Boil: July 17th, 2019

We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audience is coming from. To find out more or to opt-out,...

Jake Marisnick Suspension Coverage

July 8 Revisiting the Home...

TCB’s Starting 9: Trade Deadline picks

Brian Cohn (HH): Top pick: Seth Lugo Lugo was rumored to be available this past off-season, and he’s been a player I’ve had my eye on for quite a while. As a multi-inning reliever with starting experience, he brings both short...

Astros Opener gambit fails again. Angels pounce on Rondon for six in the first for 7-2 win

Short recap this morning. I wrote a separate article earlier about the true-heart that is Jake Marisnick. The remarkable story of how he refused to retaliate, or let his teammates retaliate, after the Angels went head-hunting with 95 MPH...

Jake Marisnick showed us how to live and love on a baseball field last night.

Today, ESPN will not show a stupid, bench clearing melee’ that happened on a baseball field last night. The ESPN audience will not get to see any punches thrown. They will not see a mob of ballplayers wearing different...

Game Thread 96. July 16th, 2019. 9:05 CDT Astros vs Angels

The Astros lost ugly last night in Anaheim, 9-6, with primary pitcher Framber Valdez getting shelled for six runs (four earned) in four innings. With injuries raging through the staff, the Astros turn to the opener concept again, with Hector...

Framber Valdez optioned to Round Rock. Rogelio Armenteros returns to 25-man roster

Framber Valdez, after allowing six runs in four innings as primary pitcher last night against the Angels, was optioned to AAA Round Rock today. Replacing him on the 25-man roster is Rogelio Armenteros in his second stint with the...

Could the Astros Target A Quick Fix Starter?

Last night was one of the worse games of the season. The Astros have been blown out worse, but the Astros were experimenting with the opener and a primary pitcher. To his credit, Josh James did a great job...

RANGERS HOMER CONSPIRACY THEORY ABOUT ASTROS YORDAN ALVAREZ WILL MAKE YOUR JAW DROP!

Jamey Newberg, a writer for The Athletic, tweeted that he believed the Astros may have colluded with the Dodgers to receive Alvarez. This is the reaction in the TCB writers room. 7/15/2019, 12:50 p.m. Hatter: Anybody want to write about this...

Astros Prospect Report: July 15th, 2019

Another day of minor league action in the books. See the results below. AAA: Round Rock Express (55-40) lost 8-6 (BOX SCORE) Urquidy got the start and struggled a bit allowing 8 runs over 5 innings of work. Tanielu put the...

Latest News

Tatum has 36, Celtics down Trail Blazers 118-106

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jayson Tatum’s 3-point practice showed against the Trail Blazers. Tatum had 36 points, including a...