Category Archives: Astros News

GM says Astros nearly landed Harper last July

GM says Astros nearly landed Harper last July

Houston general manager Jeff Lunhow confirmed Thursday that the Astros were tantalizingly close to landing six-time All-Star Bryce Harper at the July 2018 trade deadline.”There was an agreement in prMORE

Astros SS Correa wins arbitration case

Astros SS Correa wins arbitration case

Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa won his arbitration case and will make $5 million in 2019.The Astros submitted a figure of $4.25 million but arbitrators Elizabeth Neumeier, James Oldham and GaMORE

Astros, Devenski settle on one-year deal

Astros, Devenski settle on one-year deal

The Houston Astros and right-hander Chris Devenski avoided salary arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $1.525 million contract, according to multiple reports.The deal contains a 2020 team option foMORE

Astros sign LHP Miley to one-year contract

Astros sign LHP Miley to one-year contract

The Houston Astros have signed free agent left-handed pitcher Wade Miley to a one-year contract, the team confirmed Friday.The deal is worth $4.5 million and includes an additional $500,000 in perforMORE

Astros’ Bregman has surgery on elbow

Astros’ Bregman has surgery on elbow

Infielder Alex Bregman should be ready for Opening Day after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow on Friday morning, the Houston Astros announced.Bregman, 24, had the surgery to removeMORE

Astros, Mets complete 5-player trade

Astros, Mets complete 5-player trade

The New York Mets have traded three minor-leaguers to the Houston Astros for infielder J.D. Davis and minor league infielder Cody Bohanek, both teams announced Sunday.The Astros received outfielder RMORE

Astros RHP Smith out 6-8 months after surgery

Astros RHP Smith out 6-8 months after surgery

Houston Astros right-handed reliever Joe Smith will be shelved for 6-8 months after surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles tendon, the club announced Thursday.Smith, 34, sustained the injury while worMORE

Reports: Astros agree to deal with OF Brantley

Reports: Astros agree to deal with OF Brantley

The Houston Astros agreed to terms on a two-year, $32 million deal with outfielder Michael Brantley on Monday evening, according to multiple reports.The deal was not yet official but both sides agreeMORE

Astros prospect throws 110 mph in video

Astros prospect throws 110 mph in video

With trade rumors, winter meetings and contract figures dominating the baseball conversation this time of year, a guy who’s never played an inning in the majors managed to crack the news cycle TuesdayMORE

Free agent LHP Keuchel in high demand

Free agent LHP Keuchel in high demand

The annual offseason fight for pitching is on, and Dallas Keuchel is becoming one of the most coveted arms on the free agent market.Keuchel, 30, won the 2015 American League Cy Young Award and spentMORE