Mon, 11 Aug 2014 08:46:06 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve (neck) returned to the lineup Sunday, Aug. 10, and had two hits.
Fantasy Tip: Get him back in your lineups.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:43:40 -0700
Updating a previous report, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve (neck) is available off the bench to pinch hit or pinch run against the Texas Rangers Saturday, Aug. 9. He is expected to return to the starting lineup Sunday, Aug. 10.
Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:31:16 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve (neck) is not in the starting lineup against the Texas Rangers Saturday, Aug. 9.
Fantasy Tip: Remove Altuve from your daily fantasy lineups.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 19:16:01 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve (neck) left the game early Saturday, Aug. 8, because of neck discomfort.
Fantasy Tip: Owners need to monitor the situation because the severity of injury is not known at this point. There is a chance he could sit out a game or two to allow the injury to heal. Owners in daily leagues may need a replacement in case Altuve is out of the lineup.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:20:01 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve went 1-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout Wednesday, July 30, against the Oakland Athletics, extending his hitting streak to 12 games.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:27:45 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve heads into the All-Star break leading the majors with 130 hits. The next closest player in the majors is Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano with 118 hits. Altuve also has 41 stolen bases which is best in the American League.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 20:37:34 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve credits hitting coach John Mallee with his breakthrough at the plate. He entered play Wednesday, July 9, leading the American League in average (.341) and stolen bases (41), and he leads the majors with 126 hits and 39 multi-hit games. "Man, I think he's the one who's having a good season for me," Altuve said. "We are working together and early this year we talked about doing some changes about mechanics, and obviously it's helped me a lot. He's a guy that should be in the All-Star Game for me."
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:28:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, 1B Brandon Moss and OF Yoenis Cespedes, Minnesota Twins C Kurt Suzuki, Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu and SS Alexei Ramirez, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion and Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez have been named as the reserves for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:46:59 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, C Jason Castro, OF George Springer and SS Carlos Correa were all mentioned in trade talks, according to documents obtained from the Astros' "Ground Control" database.
Mon, 30 Jun 2014 08:31:48 -0700
Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve continued to stay hot with three hits and two more stolen bases Sunday, June 29, against the Detroit Tigers. He finished the series against the Tigers by going 9-for-14, and he currently leads all of baseball with 116 hits. Altuve has stolen a career-high 36 bases on the year, and he set a franchise record with a steal in six straight games. He also became the third player since 1904 with four straight games with multiple stolen bases, joining Ray Chapman in 1917 and Bill Dahlen in 1904, according to the Elias Sports Bureau.