Thu, 27 Apr 2017 14:27:28 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) is out of the lineup again Thursday, April 27, opposite the Cleveland Indians.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 15:06:36 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) remains out of the starting lineup Tuesday, April 25, against the Cleveland Indians.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:10:56 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) lobbied manager A.J. Hinch to play Sunday, April 23, but Hinch decided to keep Springer out of the lineup with off-day scheduled for Monday, April 24. Springer will likely return to the lineup the following day as Houston begins a three-game road series with the Cleveland Indians.
Sun, 23 Apr 2017 07:23:37 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) is not in the starting lineup against the Tampa Bay Rays Sunday, April 23. OF Josh Reddick will serve as the leadoff hitter, with OF Jake Marisnick playing center field.
Sat, 22 Apr 2017 18:36:35 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer (hamstring) exited against the Tampa Bay Rays Saturday, April 22, with left hamstring discomfort and is considered day to day.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:47:25 -0800
Houston Astros OF George Springer avoided arbitration Friday, Jan. 13, by agreeing to a one-year, $3.9-million deal.
Sat, 23 Jul 2016 21:23:18 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer went 2-for-3 with a double, two walks, a run scored and an RBI Saturday, July 23, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He was also caught stealing for the seventh time this season.
Fantasy Tip: Springer did a great job setting the table at the top of the Houston lineup. Overall he has just a .260 batting average, and he isn't your prototypical leadoff hitter with just six stolen bases. But he is a solid source of power and a must-start fantasy option across most formats.
Tue, 19 Jul 2016 23:54:42 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer homered for the 21st time this season Tuesday, July 19, in a 4-3 loss to the Oakland Athletics.
Fantasy Tip: Springer, the team's leadoff hitter, has a career high in home runs and should have a spot in AL and mixed leagues, as well as daily formats.
Fri, 15 Jul 2016 22:37:47 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer was 1-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored against the Seattle Mariners on Friday, July 15. It was Springer's 20th home run, matching his career high.
Fantasy Tip: After a disappointing June, Springer has been hitting better in July. On the downside, his three home runs have all been solo shots, and he hasn't stolen a base since June 21. Despite having leveled off quite a bit, Springer remains a solid starting outfielder in all formats.
Sat, 09 Jul 2016 11:58:44 -0700
Houston Astros OF George Springer is not in the starting lineup against Oakland Athletics SP Kendall Graveman Saturday, July 9. He had started 112 games in a row, which was the second-longest streak among active players behind Seattle Mariners 2B Robinson Cano (144 consecutive starts).
Fantasy Tip: Springer is batting .263 with 19 home runs, 51 RBI and six steals through 87 games this season. Be sure to remove him from your fantasy lineups Saturday.