Houston Astros

Twins end Keuchel's 17-game home win streak, beat Astros 6-2
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HOUSTON — Brian Dozier broke out of a slump with three hits and the Minnesota Twins snapped Dallas Keuchel's 17-game home winning streak with a 6-2 victory over the Houston Astros on Monday night. Keuchel (2-4) allowed five runs on five hits with …

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Series Preview: Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins, May 2-4, 2016
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The Houston Astros are undefeated in the month of May. Yay. No look at April and most would cringe at the Astros' 7-17 record. Houston flipped the script from 2015, going 15-7 during April. Everything has gone wrong for the Astros during April: the …

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Blue Jays and Astros: A Trade Gamble Worth Taking?
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Could the Jays and Astros match up on a first-base for pitching prospect deal? The Houston Astros have a problem, of the “good problem” kind. They have three potentially scary-good young players vying for the first base job at the major league level …

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Jose Altuve homers to help Doug Fister, Astros beat A's 2-1
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Hill allowed just two hits in six innings, but the Athletics stranded four runners in scoring position and lost to the Houston Astros 2-1 on Sunday. “They just did a good job in the third inning,” Hill said following his third consecutive home loss …

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Hill gives up 2 hits in 6 innings but A's lose 2-1 to Astros
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Altuve homered leading off a game for the fourth time this season – one of only two hits by Houston – to help the Astros avoid a series sweep. Doug Fister (2-3) gave up one run over 6 2/3 innings to end his three-game losing streak. Fister walked one …

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Rich Hill falters, A's drop series finale
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Hill allowed just two hits in six innings, but the Athletics stranded four runners in scoring position and lost to the Houston Astros 2-1 on Sunday. “They just did a good job in the third inning,” Hill said following his third consecutive home loss …

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Astros' aggressive approach backfires in 2-0 loss to A's
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The Associated Press | Houston Astros' Jose Altuve lies on the ground at home plate after being hit by a pitch from Oakland Athletics' Ryan Madson in the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot).

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Game No. 25 Preview: Houston Astros at Oakland Athletics
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The Astros went 7-17 in April a year after Houston rode a 15-7 record in April almost all the way to a division title. This isn't the end for sure, but the Astros have dug themselves a mighty deep hole. That hole looks even bigger then the Astros must …

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Jesse Hahn pitches A's past Astros 2-0
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(2 of 9) Oakland Athletics' Billy Burns swings for a two run single off Houston Astros pitcher Chris Devenski in the second inning of a baseball game Saturday, April 30, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Ben Margot) …

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Jesse Hahn pitches A's past Astros 2-0 in return to majors
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jesse Hahn pitched into the seventh inning in his return to the majors and combined with two relievers on a four-hitter as the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 2-0 on Saturday. Hahn (1-0) was called up from Triple-A …

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Alonso's 3-run homer gives Athletics 7-4 win over Astros
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Oakland Athletics' Yonder Alonso, left, is hit with a pie in the face by Josh Reddick (22) as he is being interviewed at the end of a baseball game Friday, April 29, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. Alonso hit the game winning three run home run to defeat the …

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