Slugging Abreu joins Astros team looking to repeat as champsNovember 29, 2022 GMT
HOUSTON (AP) — José Abreu has spent his entire nine-year MLB career with the Chicago White Sox, but Astros owner Jim Crane isn’t worried about how the newly signed first baseman will fit in with his teammates in Houston.
Click out as Astros GM 6 days after winning World SeriesNovember 11, 2022 GMT
HOUSTON (AP) — Astros general manager James Click will not be given a new contract, a highly unusual move that the team announced Friday — just six days after Houston won the World Series.
Click was hired from the Tampa Bay Rays before the 2020 season and appeared increasingly distant from owner Jim Crane.
Baker to return as Houston Astros manager for 2023November 9, 2022 GMT
HOUSTON (AP) — For years, as Dusty Baker chased his first World Series title as a manager, the former big league outfielder would always say if he won one he'd like to win two.
Baker will get a chance to do just that after he agreed to a one-year contract with the Houston Astros.
Astros’ Click faces uncertain future after World Series winNovember 9, 2022 GMT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Houston's James Click, surrounded by media, spent 20 minutes answering questions about his uncertain future. Most World Series-winning general managers aren't put in that position.
Yankees GM Cashman brushes off Crane’s scandal commentsMay 13, 2022 GMT
CHICAGO (AP) — New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is brushing off Houston owner Jim Crane's recent comments about the Astros' sign-stealing scandal.
Stanton: I would have hit 80-plus homers if I knew pitchesFebruary 19, 2020 GMT
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees star Giancarlo Stanton imagined having the advantage the Houston Astros gained in their scam...
Sticking to script: Bregman, Astros discuss sign stealingFebruary 14, 2020 GMT
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Alex Bregman spoke for about 30 seconds and said he was sorry, but did not say why...
Column: Cheating Astros just don’t seem to get itFebruary 13, 2020 GMT
Ah, the Houston Astros.
Good at stealing signs. Not so good at pretending they’re sorry about it.
The team’s official mea culpa Thursday in Florida turned out to be as predictable as it gets...
Column: Astros get the punishment, Dodgers pay the priceJanuary 15, 2020 GMT
AJ Hinch won’t be managing in the big leagues any time soon, if at all. Alex Cora joined him Tuesday in the unemployment line, and it’s hard to believe anyone will ever give him another job that involves being a leader of men...
Astros president Ryan shifts to lesser role with teamNovember 8, 2019 GMT
HOUSTON (AP) — Astros president Reid Ryan is shifting to a lesser role in the organization and owner Jim Crane's son is joining the executive team, moves announced 11 days after Crane apologized to a Sports Illustrated reporter and retracted a statement by the club accusing her of trying to "fabricate a story...