WASHINGTON (AP) — Josh James sailed a changeup high and tight to Ryan Zimmerman, going to a full count with two on and the Houston Astros clinging to a two-run, fifth-inning lead.
HOUSTON (AP) — Josh James slowly walks slightly off the mound, turns around and fixes his gaze on the foul pole in right field.
A few seconds pass before the hard-throwing Houston Astros...
Oakland Athletics (86-60, second in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (95-52, first in the AL West)
Houston; Thursday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Athletics: Homer Bailey (12-8, 4.87...
Seattle Mariners (58-84, fifth in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (92-50, first in the AL West)
Houston; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Yusei Kikuchi (6-9, 5.36...
Seattle Mariners (58-83, fifth in the AL West) vs. Houston Astros (91-50, first in the AL West)
Houston; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Mariners: Tommy Milone (3-8, 4.90 ERA)...
MILWAUKEE (AP) — George Springer was just trying to get a hit in the 10th inning to start a rally. He did a lot more than that.
Springer homered to start the inning and lifted the Houston...
Houston Astros (59-35, first in the AL West) vs. Los Angeles Angels (48-46, fourth in the AL West)
Houston Astros (58-35, first in the AL West) vs. Texas Rangers (50-43, third in the AL West)
Arlington, Texas; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Astros: Justin Verlander (10-4,...
Chicago Cubs (30-23, first in the NL Central) vs. Houston Astros (37-19, first in the NL West)
Houston; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Cubs: Kyle Hendricks (4-4, 3.34 ERA,...
Houston Astros (31-15, first in the AL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (23-22, third in the AL East)
Boston; Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Astros: Wade Miley (4-2, 3.51 ERA, 1.15...
BOSTON (AP) — Tyler White's two-run double capped a five-run first inning, Josh Reddick hit a solo homer and the Houston Astros kept rolling, beating the Boston Red Sox 7-3 Saturday night for...
HOUSTON (AP) — After struggling recently while pitching out of the stretch, Brad Peacock went to a full windup Wednesday night and found a little something extra.
HOUSTON (AP) — Astros manager AJ Hinch wasn't that concerned with the slump Michael Brantley was in early in his first season with Houston.
Still, it was nice to see him break out of it to...
HOUSTON (AP) — Rajai Davis is getting the chance to further his October legacy.
Indians manager Terry Francona said Thursday the speedy outfielder will get his team's final spot on the 25-man roster for the AL Division Series against the Houston Astros.
Davis was given the nod over backup infielder Erik Gonzalez. Davis cemented his place in October baseball lore with a tying home run in Game 7 of the 2016 World Series before Cleveland lost to the Chicago Cubs in 10 innings.
TORONTO (AP) — The Houston Astros clinched another AL West title and reached 100 wins for the second straight season, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 Tuesday night behind Alex Bregman's two-run homer.
Houston improved to 100-57 and was assured of first place hours later when second-place Oakland (95-63) lost at Seattle. The Astros will open the Division Series at home against Cleveland on Oct. 5.
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HOUSTON (AP) — If rookie Josh James keeps throwing this way, he might just pitch himself onto Houston's postseason roster.
James struck out seven and scattered four hits over 5 1/3 innings to help the Astros to a 7-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night for his first major league win.
Houston eliminated the Mariners from AL West contention and moved five games in front of second-place Oakland, which lost 9-7 at home to the Angels.
WEST LONG BRANCH, N.J. (AP) — Monmouth University has named former Hawk Josh James as director of basketball operations.
Coach King Rice announced the hiring of the recent graduate on Thursday. James becomes the first player to join Rice's staff after playing for him.
James was a two-year captain for Monmouth, starting 70 of 111 games from 2013-17.