Energy Transfer donates $25,000 to Astros Foundation
The Astros partner makes donation as part of a season-long initiative
HOUSTON, Texas – Astros partner Energy Transfer has donated $25,000 to the Astros Foundation as part of their season-long initiative, it was announced today.
“Our relationship with the Houston Astros and the Astros Foundation is one that is very important to our more than 1,000 employees throughout Houston,” said Chris
Verlander wins 2022 AL Comeback Player of the Year
Astros All-Star pitcher missed nearly 2 years following Tommy John surgery
HOUSTON, TX — Astros All-Star right-handed pitcher Justin Verlander has been named the 2022 American League Comeback Player of the Year. Verlander becomes the first Astros player to take home this award. The Comeback Player of the Year Awards are officially sanctioned by Major League Baseball and have been presented
ASTROS SIGN IF DIXON MACHADO TO MINOR LEAGUE CONTRACT
Deal includes invite to Major League Spring Training
HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros have signed IF Dixon Machado to a minor league contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training.
Machado, 30, split his 2022 season between the Cubs and Giants organizations, playing primarily at the Triple A level. The right-handed hitting middle infielder combined for
Astros announce contract tenders
Eight of nine arbitration-eligible players tendered contracts for 2023
HOUSTON, TX — The Houston Astros have tendered contracts to eight of their nine arbitration-eligible players. Players receiving contracts for the 2023 season were IF/OF Mauricio Dubón, RHP Cristian Javier, RHP Phil Maton, RHP Ryne Stanek, LHP Blake Taylor, RF Kyle Tucker, RHP José Urquidy and LHP Framber Valdez. The
Astros add RHP J.P. France to the 40-man roster
Deadline to protect eligible Minor Leaguers from Rule 5 Draft is tonight at 5 p.m. CT
HOUSTON, TX — The Houston Astros have added right-handed pitcher J.P. France to their 40-man roster today. The deadline to protect eligible minor league players from the 2022 Rule 5 Draft is today at 5 p.m. CT.
France, 27, spent his entire season with Triple A Sugar Land, appearing in
James Click and Astros part ways
Astros General Manager will not return following the completion of three-year tenure
HOUSTON, TX - Astros Owner and Chairman Jim Crane announced today that the Houston Astros and General Manager James Click will not enter into a renewal for the 2023 season.
“We are grateful for all of James’ contributions,” Crane said. “We have had great success in each of his three
Altuve and Alvarez win Silver Slugger Awards
Astros earn multiple Silver Slugger Awards in the same season for the seventh time in franchise history
HOUSTON, TX - Louisville Slugger announced tonight that Houston Astros All-Star second baseman Jose Altuve and All-Star designated hitter Yordan Alvarez won the Silver Slugger Award, which names them as the top offensive player at their position in the American League in 2022.
Established in 1980, the Louisville Slugger Silver
Astros decline options on Mancini, Smith
Medical updates on Bregman, Maldonado provided
HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros have declined their mutual option on 1B Trey Mancini and their club option on LHP Will Smith. Both Mancini and Smith have become free agents. The announcement was made by Astros General Manager James Click.
Mancini, 30, was a 2022 trade deadline acquisition by
Houston Astros are 2022 World Series champions
Astros win second World Series Championship in franchise history, second in six seasons
HOUSTON, Texas – With tonight’s 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies in Game 6 of the 2022 World Series at Minute Maid Park, the Houston Astros are World Series Champions for the second time in franchise history and second time in last six seasons.
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Verlander captures two Players Choice Awards
Named AL Outstanding Pitcher and AL Comeback Player of the Year by his peers
HOUSTON, TX - The Major League Baseball Players Association today announced the Astros RHP Justin Verlander earned two 2022 Players Choice Awards as he was named both the American League Outstanding Pitcher and the American League Comeback Player of the Year. The Player’s Choice Awards are voted on by current
Peña, Tucker earn Gold Gloves
Peña becomes 1st rookie shortstop ever to earn Gold; Tucker is 3rd Astros outfielder
PHILADELPHIA, PA - This afternoon, Rawlings announced that Astros shortstop Jeremy Peña and Astros outfielder Kyle Tucker were named 2022 Gold Glove winners. Rawlings is announcing all 2022 Gold Glove Award winners this afternoon on the Rawlings Gold Glove Awards Show, televised by ESPN.
Peña made history, becoming the first
Astros set to host Philadelphia Phillies in Games One and Two of the 2022 World Series
Popular postseason Street Fest continues, Rally Towels and plenty of Houston legends on hand
HOUSTON, Texas – The Houston Astros will host the Philadelphia Phillies in Games One and Two of the 2022 World Series presented by Capital One at Minute Maid Park on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 28-29. Saturday’s game one is set for 7:03 p.m. CT and game two on Wednesday is
Astros advance to fourth World Series in six seasons
Clinch AL Pennant with win over the Yankees tonight at Yankee Stadium; Will mark fifth World Series appearance in franchise history
HOUSTON, TX – The Houston Astros have earned a berth in the World Series for the fourth time in the last six seasons following tonight’s win over the New York Yankees in Game 4 of the American League Championship Series.
The victory also earned the Astros their fifth trip to
Astros third base coach Gary Pettis out due to an illness
First base coach Omar Lopez will coach third base tonight
HOUSTON, TX – Astros third base coach Gary Pettis is not at Minute Maid Park today due to an illness. As a result, Omar Lopez, who normally coaches first base, will replace Pettis as third base coach for tonight’s American League Championship Series game vs. the Yankees. Astros quality coach
Astros set to host ALCS Games 1 and 2, Oct. 19-20
Rally Towels, Postseason Street Fest, Celebrity First Pitches and more
HOUSTON, Texas - The Houston Astros are set to begin their sixth-straight ALCS at Minute Maid Park with Game 1 on Wednesday, Oct. 19 and Game 2 on Thursday, Oct. 20. Both games are set to begin at 6:27 p.m. CT and will be televised on TBS. The Astros await
Matsuyama to join the field for the 2022 Cadence Bank Houston Open
Matsuyama is the third competitor with a Major win to their name in the 2022 field
HOUSTON, Texas – Hideki Matsuyama is committed to compete in the 2022 Cadence Bank Houston Open, joining world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler and Jason Day as Major winners set to be a part of this year's field.
Matsuyama, the winner of the 2021 Masters Tournament, is joining the 2022 Cadence
Altuve, Alvarez nominated for the 2022 Hank Aaron Award
Award recognizes the most outstanding offensive performer in each league
HOUSTON, TX - Astros second baseman Jose Altuve and outfielder Yordan Alvarez have each been nominated for the 2022 Hank Aaron Award, Major League Baseball announced today.
This award recognizes the most outstanding offensive performer in each league. Altuve and Alvarez are among eight finalists for the American League award.
Astros Golf Foundation announces Pat Green and Blackberry Smoke concerts connected to the 2022 Cadence Bank Houston Open
Pat Green will cap off a great week of golf with a performance after the final putt on Nov. 13 at Memorial Park Golf Course
HOUSTON, Texas – The Astros Golf Foundation announces concerts with Pat Green and Blackberry Smoke to take place during the week of the 2022 Cadence Bank Houston Open, Nov. 10-13, as fans are encouraged to come for the golf and stay for the party.
Popular Texas country musician Pat Green