TOP 50 HOUSTON ASTROS NEWS Latest 50 Houston Astros news http://www.kffl.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:40:37 -0500 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Astros | Jon Singleton to stay in minors for time being http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901047-astros-jon-singleton-to-stay-in-minors-for-time-being Houston Astros 1B Jon Singleton isn't close to joining the big league club, according to ... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:20:50 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes recalled, Kevin Chapman sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=901036-astros-raul-valdes-recalled,-kevin-chapman-sent-down The Houston Astros recalled RP Raul Valdes from Triple-A Oklahoma City Thursday, April 17, and ... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:55:07 -0500 Astros | L.J. Hoes to see chance in LF http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900947-astros-l.j.-hoes-to-see-chance-in-lf Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said OF L.J. Hoes will receive a long look in ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:12:41 -0500 Astros | Brad Peacock to start Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900946-astros-brad-peacock-to-start-sunday Houston Astros SP Brad Peacock will receive the start against the Oakland Athletics Sunday, April ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:07:11 -0500 Astros | George Springer hitting second http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900929-astros-george-springer-hitting-second Houston Astros OF George Springer is hitting second in the lineup Wednesday, April 16, in ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:28:30 -0500 Astros | Two candidates for rotation spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900866-astros-two-candidates-for-rotation-spot Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said SPs Jerome Williams or Brad Peacock would likely ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:38:59 -0500 Astros | Scott Feldman activated http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900865-astros-scott-feldman-activated The Houston Astros activated SP Scott Feldman from the bereavement list Wednesday, April 16. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:37:45 -0500 Astros | Robbie Grossman, Lucas Harrell sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900846-astros-robbie-grossman,-lucas-harrell-sent-down The Houston Astros optioned OF Robbie Grossman to Triple-A Oklahoma City Tuesday, April 15, and ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:51:38 -0500 Astros | George Springer being called up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900814-astros-george-springer-being-called-up The Houston Astros will recall OF George Springer from Triple-A Oklahoma City before the game ... Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:12:29 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro sitting out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900771-astros-jason-castro-sitting-out Houston Astros C Jason Castro (toe) is sitting out Tuesday, April 15, due to soreness ... Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:38:28 -0500 Astros | Jon Singleton named PCL player of the week http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900581-astros-jon-singleton-named-pcl-player-of-the-week Houston Astros 1B Jon Singleton was named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week ... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:12:49 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams available http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900402-astros-jerome-williams-available Houston Astros RP Jerome Williams (groin) was available to pitch Saturday, April 12, after missing ... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:36:56 -0500 Astros | Paul Clemens recalled http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900401-astros-paul-clemens-recalled The Houston Astros have recalled P Paul Clemens from Triple-A Oklahoma City. The team plans ... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:35:20 -0500 Astros | Scott Feldman placed on bereavement list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900400-astros-scott-feldman-placed-on-bereavement-list The Houston Astros have placed SP Scott Feldman on the bereavement list because of the ... Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:34:37 -0500 Astros | Matt Albers returns to team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900309-astros-matt-albers-returns-to-team Houston Astros RP Matt Albers has returned to the team after being on paternity leave. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:14:10 -0500 Astros | Scott Feldman loses father, on track to pitch http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900248-astros-scott-feldman-loses-father,-on-track-to-pitch Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman will remain the team's starter against the Texas Rangers Friday, ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:13:11 -0500 Astros | Robbie Grossman snaps skid http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900176-astros-robbie-grossman-snaps-skid Houston Astros OF Robbie Grossman snapped an 0-for-25 skid with a home run Thursday, April ... Fri, 11 Apr 2014 05:26:04 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler returns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900058-astros-dexter-fowler-returns Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) returned to the lineup Wednesday, April 9. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:44:58 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams leaves appearance http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=900038-astros-jerome-williams-leaves-appearance Houston Astros RP Jerome Williams (groin) left his relief appearance Wednesday, April 9, against the ... Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:14:05 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler appears http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899863-astros-dexter-fowler-appears Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) appeared as a pinch-hitter Tuesday, April 8. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:43:48 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler targets Wednesday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899836-astros-dexter-fowler-targets-wednesday Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) might be able to return to the starting lineup ... Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:36:01 -0500 Astros | Matt Albers heading to paternity list http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899674-astros-matt-albers-heading-to-paternity-list Houston Astros RP Matt Albers will be placed on the paternity list Tuesday, April 8, ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:48:37 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler still out http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899656-astros-dexter-fowler-still-out Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (stomach) remained out of the lineup for the fourth straight ... Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:32:37 -0500 Astros | Chad Qualls picks up save http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899562-astros-chad-qualls-picks-up-save Houston Astros RP Chad Qualls picked up the save Sunday, April 6. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:17:58 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler could miss next series http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899540-astros-dexter-fowler-could-miss-next-series Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said OF Dexter Fowler (illness) may not be able to ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 20:53:45 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro returns to action Sunday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899488-astros-jason-castro-returns-to-action-sunday Houston Astros C Jason Castro (foot) returned to the starting lineup against the Los Angeles ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:26:01 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler released from hospital http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899487-astros-dexter-fowler-released-from-hospital Updating previous reports, Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) was released from the hospital Saturday, ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 11:28:12 -0500 Astros | Chia-Jen Lo outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899460-astros-chia-jen-lo-outrighted The Houston Astros announced RP Chia-Jen Lo cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Oklahoma ... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:19:53 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler remains in hospital http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899408-astros-dexter-fowler-remains-in-hospital Updating a previous report, Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) is expected to be released ... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 12:23:36 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler bothered by illness http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899400-astros-dexter-fowler-bothered-by-illness Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said OF Dexter Fowler (illness) did not play against the ... Sat, 05 Apr 2014 11:17:41 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler off to hot start http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899242-astros-dexter-fowler-off-to-hot-start Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler is 6-for-10 (.600) with a homer, two RBIs and five ... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 06:53:38 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro day-to-day http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899218-astros-jason-castro-day-to-day Houston Astros C Jason Castro (foot) has been diagnosed with a right foot contusion after ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 20:46:14 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro leaves game http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899203-astros-jason-castro-leaves-game Houston Astros C Jason Castro (ankle, foot) left the game Thursday, April 3, because of ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:00:54 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899111-astros-raul-valdes-outrighted Houston Astros RP Raul Valdes cleared waivers and was outrighted to the minors Thursday, April ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 08:56:19 -0500 Astros | Joshua Fields closes http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899096-astros-joshua-fields-closes Houston Astros RP Joshua Fields pitched a perfect ninth inning for the save Wednesday, April ... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 06:29:43 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain could return in early May http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899041-astros-jesse-crain-could-return-in-early-may Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (biceps) said he felt some soreness in his first bullpen ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:48:26 -0500 Astros | Jose Altuve hitting cleanup http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=899039-astros-jose-altuve-hitting-cleanup Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve is hitting fourth in the lineup for only the third ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:39:37 -0500 Astros | Closer situation on a game-by-game basis http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898930-astros-closer-situation-on-a-game-by-game-basis Updating a previous report, Houston Astros RPs Matt Albers, Chad Qualls and Joshua Fields will ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:49:06 -0500 Astros | Three in closer committee http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898920-astros-three-in-closer-committee Houston Astros RPs Chad Qualls, Matt Albers and Joshua Fields are amidst the team's closer ... Wed, 02 Apr 2014 06:49:31 -0500 Astros | Lucas Harrell, Dallas Keuchel make rotation http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898273-astros-lucas-harrell,-dallas-keuchel-make-rotation Houston Astros SPs Lucas Harrell and Dallas Keuchel have both been informed that they have ... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:35:22 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898269-astros-raul-valdes-cut The Houston Astros designated RP Raul Valdes for assignment Thursday, March 27. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:15:07 -0500 Astros | Alex Presley claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898266-astros-alex-presley-claimed The Houston Astros claimed OF Alex Presley off waivers from the Minnesota Twins Thursday, March ... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 14:11:54 -0500 Astros | Peter Moylan released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898169-astros-peter-moylan-released The Houston Astros and RP Peter Moylan (elbow) mutually agreed upon his release Wednesday, March ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:44:42 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain to throw bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898110-astros-jesse-crain-to-throw-bullpen Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (biceps) will throw his first bullpen of the spring Thursday, ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:37:15 -0500 Astros | Top of the order shaping up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=898087-astros-top-of-the-order-shaping-up Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said he will go with OF Dexter Fowler as his ... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 12:28:16 -0500 Astros | Cesar Izturis released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897869-astros-cesar-izturis-released The Houston Astros released SS Cesar Izturis Monday, March 24. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 08:25:30 -0500 Astros | Using closer-by-committee http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897708-astros-using-closer-by-committee Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said the team will likely go with a closer-by-committee to ... Mon, 24 Mar 2014 08:55:16 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro to return Monday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897641-astros-jason-castro-to-return-monday Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said C Jason Castro (illness) will return to action Monday, ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 12:16:39 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams makes roster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897622-astros-jerome-williams-makes-roster Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said P Jerome Williams has made the team, either as ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 08:11:34 -0500 Astros | George Springer's agent may file grievance http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897611-astros-george-springer's-agent-may-file-grievance The Major League Baseball Players Association and Houston Astros OF George Springer's agent, Greg Genske, ... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:40:43 -0500 Astros | J.D. Martinez released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897539-astros-j.d.-martinez-released The Houston Astros have released OF J.D. Martinez. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 11:00:08 -0500 Astros | Reassign Japhet Amador http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897513-astros-reassign-japhet-amador The Houston Astros reassigned 1B Japhet Amador Saturday, March 22. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 06:19:36 -0500 Astros | Reassign Gregorio Petit http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897512-astros-reassign-gregorio-petit The Houston Astros reassigned INF Gregorio Petit Saturday, March 22. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 06:18:53 -0500 Astros | Darin Downs optioned http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897511-astros-darin-downs-optioned Houston Astros P Darin Downs was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City Saturday, March 22. Sat, 22 Mar 2014 06:16:03 -0500 Astros | Peter Moylan has tear in elbow http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897456-astros-peter-moylan-has-tear-in-elbow Houston Astros RP Peter Moylan (elbow) has been diagnosed with a high-grade tear of the ... Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:30:05 -0500 Astros | Top prospects sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897263-astros-top-prospects-sent-down The Houston Astros re-assigned 1B Jon Singleton, SS Carlos Correa, SPs Mark Appel and Mike ... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 10:31:47 -0500 Astros | Carlos Correa OK http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897242-astros-carlos-correa-ok Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa (hand) said his X-rays were negative after he was struck ... Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:47:51 -0500 Astros | George Springer sent down http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897239-astros-george-springer-sent-down The Houston Astros reassigned OF George Springer to minor league camp. Thu, 20 Mar 2014 06:49:41 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes on the bubble http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897217-astros-raul-valdes-on-the-bubble Houston Astros P Raul Valdes is battling for a rotation spot, and he appears to ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:28:41 -0500 Astros | Lucas Harrell battling for spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897216-astros-lucas-harrell-battling-for-spot Houston Astros SP Lucas Harrell, who is out of options, continues to battle for a ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:28:17 -0500 Astros | Chris Carter looks to be lock http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897215-astros-chris-carter-looks-to-be-lock Houston Astros DH Chris Carter, who is out of options, appears to be a locker ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:27:51 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro wants to catch frequently http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897214-astros-jason-castro-wants-to-catch-frequently Houston Astros C Jason Castro said Wednesday, March 19, that he wants to catch at ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:58:56 -0500 Astros | George Springer passed on big deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897209-astros-george-springer-passed-on-big-deal Houston Astros OF George Springer was offered a seven-year, $23 million contract last September, according ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:34:51 -0500 Astros | Carlos Correa fine after HBP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=897208-astros-carlos-correa-fine-after-hbp Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa (hand) was forced out of his spring game Wednesday, March ... Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:34:26 -0500 Astros | Looking around for 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896996-astros-looking-around-for-1b The Houston Astros are calling around for first basemen, which include Boston Red Sox 1B ... Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:31:07 -0500 Astros | Scott Feldman the OD starter http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=896806-astros-scott-feldman-the-od-starter Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman will start the team's opening day game April 1 against ... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:24:51 -0500 Astros | Brett Wallace released http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895926-astros-brett-wallace-released The Houston Astros released 1B Brett Wallace. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 06:12:12 -0500 Astros | Chris Carter aiming for fewer strikeouts http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895604-astros-chris-carter-aiming-for-fewer-strikeouts Houston Astros DH Chris Carter is working to cut down on his strikeout problem, chiefly ... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:30:16 -0500 Astros | Marc Krauss turning heads with new approach http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=895015-astros-marc-krauss-turning-heads-with-new-approach Houston Astros OF Marc Krauss went 3-for-4 Friday, March 7, and is batting .455 (8-for-15) ... Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:43:25 -0500 Astros | Mark Appel taking it slow http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894903-astros-mark-appel-taking-it-slow Houston Astros SP Mark Appel (appendix) is being brought along slowly as he recovers from ... Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:27:41 -0500 Astros | Dexter Fowler expected to return Friday http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894901-astros-dexter-fowler-expected-to-return-friday Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler's (neck) stiff neck felt better Thursday, March 6, and he's ... Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:25:09 -0500 Astros | Jonathan Singleton past his addictions http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894440-astros-jonathan-singleton-past-his-addictions Houston Astros 1B Jonathan Singleton has stopped smoking marijuana and abusing alcohol after time spent ... Mon, 03 Mar 2014 15:48:56 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro likely staying http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894267-astros-jason-castro-likely-staying The Houston Astros do not sound likely to trade C Jason Castro anytime soon. This ... Sun, 02 Mar 2014 01:08:11 -0500 Astros | No timetable for Mark Appel http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894134-astros-no-timetable-for-mark-appel Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said the team has not talked about when SP Mark ... Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:52:04 -0500 Astros | Asher Wojciechowski back at camp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894133-astros-asher-wojciechowski-back-at-camp Houston Astros SP Asher Wojciechowski (lat) returned to the team's spring training facility Friday, Feb. ... Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:48:02 -0500 Astros | Japhet Amador arrives at camp http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=894132-astros-japhet-amador-arrives-at-camp Houston Astros 1B Japhet Amador (personal) reported for spring training Friday, Feb. 28, after missing ... Fri, 28 Feb 2014 17:47:06 -0500 Astros | Alex White throws BP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893999-astros-alex-white-throws-bp Houston Astros SP Alex White (elbow) threw 30 pitches of live batting practice Thursday, Feb. ... Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:28:49 -0500 Astros | Skipper excited about Preston Tucker http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893905-astros-skipper-excited-about-preston-tucker Houston Astros OF Preston Tucker hit 25 home runs with a .297 batting average at ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:07:41 -0500 Astros | Several battling for 1B job http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893904-astros-several-battling-for-1b-job The Houston Astros first base job is wide open, with 1B Japhet Amador, 1B Jesus ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:06:13 -0500 Astros | Japhet Amador close to arriving http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893903-astros-japhet-amador-close-to-arriving The arrival of Houston Astros 1B Japhet Amador (personal) is being called "imminent." He did ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:05:37 -0500 Astros | Asher Wojciechowski gets PRP injection http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893902-astros-asher-wojciechowski-gets-prp-injection Updating a previous report, Houston Astros P Asher Wojciechowski (lat) flew to Houston Wednesday, Feb. ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:05:15 -0500 Astros | Asher Wojciechowski to have more tests http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893878-astros-asher-wojciechowski-to-have-more-tests Houston Astros SP Asher Wojciechowski (lat) will undergo more tests after undergoing an MRI exam ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:28:23 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes throws bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893876-astros-raul-valdes-throws-bullpen Houston Astros RP Raul Valdes (knee) tossed a 25-pitch bullpen Wednesday, Feb. 26, and threw ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:27:59 -0500 Astros | Jorge De Leon to throw BP http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893875-astros-jorge-de-leon-to-throw-bp Houston Astros RP Jorge De Leon (quadriceps) will throw light batting practice Thursday, Feb. 27, ... Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:17:07 -0500 Astros | J.D. Martinez has rebuilt swing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893723-astros-j.d.-martinez-has-rebuilt-swing Houston Astros OF J.D. Martinez changed the way he holds his hands on the bat, ... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:22:13 -0500 Astros | Asher Wojciechowski being cautious http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893698-astros-asher-wojciechowski-being-cautious Houston Astros SP Asher Wojciechowski (lat) is being cautious in his return from a lat ... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:45:27 -0500 Astros | Two close to throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893697-astros-two-close-to-throwing Houston Astros RPs Jorge De Leon (quadriceps) and Raul Valdes (knee) could throw bullpens in ... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:44:18 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain takes part in drills http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893696-astros-jesse-crain-takes-part-in-drills Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (calf) performed agility drills Tuesday, Feb. 25. "As far as ... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 14:34:28 -0500 Astros | Dallas Keuchel has leg up http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893551-astros-dallas-keuchel-has-leg-up Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said SP Dallas Keuchel has a leg up in the ... Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:22:57 -0500 Astros | Adron Chambers back http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893550-astros-adron-chambers-back Houston Astros OF Adron Chambers (hamstring) was back on the field Monday, Feb. 24, after ... Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:21:56 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain plays catch http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893146-astros-jesse-crain-plays-catch Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (calf) played catch Saturday, Feb. 22. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 11:16:52 -0500 Astros | Mark Appel throws in bullpen http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893145-astros-mark-appel-throws-in-bullpen Houston Astros SP Mark Appel (appendix) threw a bullpen session Saturday, Feb. 22, and did ... Sat, 22 Feb 2014 11:12:33 -0500 Astros | Asher Wojciechowski sore http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893045-astros-asher-wojciechowski-sore Houston Astros P Asher Wojciechowski (back) was sore the day after throwing to test his ... Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:24:28 -0500 Astros | Jorge De Leon injured http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=893044-astros-jorge-de-leon-injured Houston Astros P Jorge De Leon (quadriceps) suffered a right quadriceps strain while covering first ... Fri, 21 Feb 2014 16:22:25 -0500 Astros | Mark Appel throws http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892863-astros-mark-appel-throws Houston Astros SP Mark Appel (appendix) threw his first bullpen Thursday, Feb. 20, since having ... Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:24:37 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain update http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892779-astros-jesse-crain-update Updating previous reports, Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (calf) had an MRI confirm a strained ... Thu, 20 Feb 2014 08:48:42 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain in walking boot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892683-astros-jesse-crain-in-walking-boot Updating a previous report, Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (calf) is wearing a walking boot ... Wed, 19 Feb 2014 11:52:04 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain suffers calf injury http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892658-astros-jesse-crain-suffers-calf-injury Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (calf, biceps) suffered a strained right calf Tuesday, Feb. 18, ... Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:40:21 -0500 Astros | Japhet Amador may be late http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892657-astros-japhet-amador-may-be-late Houston Astros 1B Japhet Amador may not report to camp on time due to a ... Wed, 19 Feb 2014 07:35:04 -0500 Astros | Jesus Guzman to compete at 1B http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892601-astros-jesus-guzman-to-compete-at-1b Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman will compete with 1Bs Jonathan Singleton, Brett Wallace and Marc ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:12:25 -0500 Astros | Rudy Owens ready to go http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892600-astros-rudy-owens-ready-to-go Houston Astros SP Rudy Owens (foot) is ready to go this year after missing most ... Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:11:57 -0500 Astros | Several options for closer http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892456-astros-several-options-for-closer Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said RPs Jesse Crain, Chad Qualls and Matt Albers will ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:04:43 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892455-astros-jesse-crain-throwing Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (biceps) threw off flat ground from 60 feet Saturday, Feb. ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 15:01:01 -0500 Astros | Alex White showing improvement http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892454-astros-alex-white-showing-improvement Houston Astros SP Alex White (elbow) faced hitters Monday, Feb. 17, for the third time ... Mon, 17 Feb 2014 14:56:46 -0500 Astros | Scott Feldman is only hurler guaranteed rotation spot http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=892242-astros-scott-feldman-is-only-hurler-guaranteed-rotation-spot Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said SP Scott Feldman is the only pitcher who ... Sat, 15 Feb 2014 12:18:27 -0500 Astros | Max Stassi feeling fine http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891951-astros-max-stassi-feeling-fine Houston Astros C Max Stassi (concussion) said Wednesday, Feb. 12, that he is over his ... Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:02:36 -0500 Astros | Brett Wallace clears waivers http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891899-astros-brett-wallace-clears-waivers Houston Astros 1B Brett Wallace has cleared waivers, and he'll be reporting to spring training ... Wed, 12 Feb 2014 14:19:27 -0500 Astros | Two will retire as members of organization http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891862-astros-two-will-retire-as-members-of-organization Retired OF Lance Berkman and SP Roy Oswalt will sign one-day contracts with the Houston ... Wed, 12 Feb 2014 11:08:28 -0500 Astros | Nolan Ryan joining organization http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891786-astros-nolan-ryan-joining-organization The Houston Astros announced Tuesday, Feb. 11, that former Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan is ... Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:18:30 -0500 Astros | Mark Appel doing exercises http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891404-astros-mark-appel-doing-exercises Houston Astros SP Mark Appel (appendix) is already doing exercises after undergoing an appendectomy. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:48:29 -0500 Astros | Brett Wallace cut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891385-astros-brett-wallace-cut The Houston Astros designated 1B Brett Wallace for assignment Thursday, Feb. 6. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:43:10 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams financials http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891301-astros-jerome-williams-financials Houston Astros SP Jerome Williams will make $2.1 million in guaranteed money as part of ... Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:19:00 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain throwing http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891216-astros-jesse-crain-throwing Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (biceps, shoulder) said his throwing session Monday, Feb. 3, went ... Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:49:02 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams signs one-year deal http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891095-astros-jerome-williams-signs-one-year-deal Updating a previous item, Houston Astros SP Jerome Williams signed a one-year Major League Baseball ... Tue, 04 Feb 2014 00:59:11 -0500 Astros | Jerome Williams agrees to terms http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=891032-astros-jerome-williams-agrees-to-terms The Houston Astros have agreed to terms with free-agent SP Jerome Williams (Angels) on a ... Mon, 03 Feb 2014 13:04:58 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain unlikely for opener http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890931-astros-jesse-crain-unlikely-for-opener Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (biceps) said Saturday, Feb. 1, that he is unlikely to ... Sat, 01 Feb 2014 20:17:53 -0500 Astros | Raul Valdes underwent surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890816-astros-raul-valdes-underwent-surgery Houston Astros RP Raul Valdes (knee) underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee this week ... Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:39:44 -0500 Astros | Mark Appel has surgery http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890815-astros-mark-appel-has-surgery Houston Astros P Mark Appel (appendix) underwent an appendectomy Thursday, Jan. 30, and is recovering ... Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:38:20 -0500 Astros | Mike Foltynewicz making his way to big leagues http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890785-astros-mike-foltynewicz-making-his-way-to-big-leagues Houston Astros P Mike Foltynewicz owns a fastball that hits triple digits and is one ... Fri, 31 Jan 2014 14:15:27 -0500 Astros | Jonathan Villar expected to start at SS http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890642-astros-jonathan-villar-expected-to-start-at-ss Houston Astros SS Jonathan Villar is expected to begin the season as the team's starting ... Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:59:41 -0500 Astros | Carlos Correa likely headed for Lancaster http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890641-astros-carlos-correa-likely-headed-for-lancaster Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa is likely to begin the season with Class A Advanced ... Wed, 29 Jan 2014 21:19:46 -0500 Astros | Carlos Correa likely to begin at Single-A http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890625-astros-carlos-correa-likely-to-begin-at-single-a Houston Astros SS Carlos Correa, the team's No. 1 rated prospect entering 2014, is likely ... Wed, 29 Jan 2014 18:26:16 -0500 Astros | George Springer will make debut http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890479-astros-george-springer-will-make-debut Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said OF George Springer will play in the big ... Tue, 28 Jan 2014 14:24:21 -0500 Astros | To meet with Nolan Ryan http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890279-astros-to-meet-with-nolan-ryan Houston Astros owner Jim Crane has arranged to meet Nolan Ryan in person at some ... Sun, 26 Jan 2014 01:39:43 -0500 Astros | Jeff Luhnow pleased with quality of farm system http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=890249-astros-jeff-luhnow-pleased-with-quality-of-farm-system Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said the organization is about a year ahead of ... Sat, 25 Jan 2014 13:56:05 -0500 Astros | Made big offer to Masahiro Tanaka http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889875-astros-made-big-offer-to-masahiro-tanaka The Houston Astros' offer to Japanese SP Masahiro Tanaka was over $100 million, but Tanaka ... Wed, 22 Jan 2014 10:29:11 -0500 Astros | Nolan Ryan may join team http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889854-astros-nolan-ryan-may-join-team The Houston Astros and recently retired Texas Rangers CEO Nolan Ryan have both expressed interest ... Wed, 22 Jan 2014 02:40:27 -0500 Astros | Have interest in Masahiro Tanaka http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889799-astros-have-interest-in-masahiro-tanaka Houston Astros owner Jim Crane is confirming that the team has interest in Japanese SP ... Tue, 21 Jan 2014 14:16:44 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain to start throwing soon http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889790-astros-jesse-crain-to-start-throwing-soon Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain (shoulder) will start throwing again in the next couple weeks ... Tue, 21 Jan 2014 13:15:51 -0500 Astros | Have not approached Jason Castro about extension http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889617-astros-have-not-approached-jason-castro-about-extension The Houston Astros have not yet discussed a long-term contract extension with C Jason Castro, ... Sun, 19 Jan 2014 13:14:21 -0500 Astros | Jesus Guzman financials http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889452-astros-jesus-guzman-financials Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman will make $1.3 million as part of his one-year deal ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 16:15:04 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro, Jesus Guzman avoid arbitration http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889425-astros-jason-castro,-jesus-guzman-avoid-arbitration The Houston Astros avoided arbitration with C Jason Castro and 1B Jesus Guzman Friday, Jan. ... Fri, 17 Jan 2014 13:21:55 -0500 Astros | Alex White throwing bullpens http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889274-astros-alex-white-throwing-bullpens Houston Astros SP Alex White (elbow) threw a bullpen session Thursday, Jan. 16, in front ... Thu, 16 Jan 2014 16:00:12 -0500 Astros | Two signed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=889092-astros-two-signed The Houston Astros signed free-agent OF Adron Chambers (Cardinals) and INF Gregorio Petit (Padres) to ... Wed, 15 Jan 2014 09:36:54 -0500 Astros | Caser Izturis agrees to terms http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888888-astros-caser-izturis-agrees-to-terms The Houston Astros have agreed to terms with free-agent SS Cesar Izturis (Reds) on a ... Mon, 13 Jan 2014 12:21:34 -0500 Astros | Interested in Lyle Overbay http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888826-astros-interested-in-lyle-overbay The Houston Astros are reportedly interested in free-agent 1B Lyle Overbay (Yankees). Sun, 12 Jan 2014 13:12:09 -0500 Astros | Could relocate spring training complex to Arizona http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888745-astros-could-relocate-spring-training-complex-to-arizona The Houston Astros may consider relocating their spring training complex to Arizona, if they are ... Sat, 11 Jan 2014 13:00:30 -0500 Astros | Unlikely to sign Masahiro Tanaka http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888538-astros-unlikely-to-sign-masahiro-tanaka The Houston Astros remain unlikely to sign Japanese SP Masahiro Tanaka, MLB.com's Evan Drellich believes. Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:39:04 -0500 Astros | Tarrik Brock added http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888422-astros-tarrik-brock-added The Houston Astros hired Tarrik Brock (Marlins) to serve as their first base coach Wednesday, ... Wed, 08 Jan 2014 22:00:30 -0500 Astros | Eduardo Perez resigns http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=888296-astros-eduardo-perez-resigns Houston Astros third-base coach Eduardo Perez has resigned to spend more time with his family. ... Wed, 08 Jan 2014 08:30:25 -0500 Astros | Jason Castro could be trade option http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=887973-astros-jason-castro-could-be-trade-option The Houston Astros may be willing to trade C Jason Castro if they are not ... Sun, 05 Jan 2014 11:14:04 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain financials http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=887775-astros-jesse-crain-financials Houston Astros RP Jesse Crain will make $3.25 million as part of his one-year deal. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 13:08:26 -0500 Astros | Jesse Crain signs http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=887489-astros-jesse-crain-signs The Houston Astros signed free-agent RP Jesse Crain (Rays) to an undisclosed one-year deal Tuesday, ... Tue, 31 Dec 2013 13:28:36 -0500 Astros | Johan Santana is a possibility http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=887311-astros-johan-santana-is-a-possibility The Houston Astros may have some interest in free-agent SP Johan Santana, who is thought ... Mon, 30 Dec 2013 02:54:57 -0500 Astros | Rhiner Cruz outrighted http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=886560-astros-rhiner-cruz-outrighted The Houston Astros outrighted RP Rhiner Cruz to the minors after he cleared waivers Monday, ... Tue, 24 Dec 2013 10:14:34 -0500 Astros | Collin McHugh claimed http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885704-astros-collin-mchugh-claimed The Houston Astros has claimed SP Collin McHugh off waivers from the Colorado Rockies. Wed, 18 Dec 2013 13:04:11 -0500 Astros | Believed to have made offer to Shin-Soo Choo http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885667-astros-believed-to-have-made-offer-to-shin-soo-choo The Houston Astros are believed to be one of the teams that have made an ... Wed, 18 Dec 2013 10:45:56 -0500 Astros | Team may still sign Jose Veras http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885506-astros-team-may-still-sign-jose-veras The Houston Astros are thought to still have interest in RP Jose Veras despite their ... Tue, 17 Dec 2013 02:42:44 -0500 Astros | Matt Albers agrees http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885421-astros-matt-albers-agrees The Houston Astros agreed to a one-year, $2.45 million deal with free-agent RP Matt Albers ... Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:09:29 -0500 Astros | Had shown interest in James Loney http://www.kffl.com/gnews.php?id=885134-astros-had-shown-interest-in-james-loney The Houston Astros had expressed interest in 1B James Loney before he signed a three-year, ... Sat, 14 Dec 2013 13:07:47 -0500