Astros visit MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital in honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
Astros players Kyle Tucker and Myles Straw join Orbit and the Astros Foundation for event-filled morning
HOUSTON, TX - As a part of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, the Astros were selected by Major League Baseball to donate 200 Starlight Brave Gowns to a local pediatric cancer hospital. The Astros Foundation and The University of Texas MD Anderson Children’s Cancer Hospital partnered to host an event this
Verlander Named AL Player of the Week
Astros All-Star wins ninth career weekly award coming off historic no-hitter
HOUSTON, TX - Major League Baseball announced today that Houston Astros RHP Justin Verlander has been named the American League Player of the Week for the week of Aug. 26-Sept. 1. This marks the ninth career AL Player of the Week award for Verlander and first this season. His last
Alvarez, Bregman earn AL monthly awards for August
Third consecutive monthly honors for Alvarez; Second career monthly award for Bregman
HOUSTON, TX - Major League Baseball announced today that Astros OF Yordan Alvarez has been named AL Rookie of the Month and Astros IF Alex Bregman has been named AL Player of the Month. Both were recognized for the month of August.
For Alvarez, this marks the third consecutive month
Astros Golf Foundation Confirms 2019 Houston Open Tournament Giveaways
Houston Astros to host Golf Night September 12 at Minute Maid Park in anticipation of the tournament
HOUSTON, TX - The Astros Golf Foundation confirmed today that the 2019 Houston Open tournament will have exclusive gate giveaways Thursday - Sunday for 5,000 fans in attendance, each day of Championship Play! For Houston Open tickets, visit houstonopengolf.com.
Thursday, October 10 - Houston Open Can Cooler (5,000 fans)
Astros Release 2020 Spring Training Schedule
Grapefruit League opener will be Feb. 22 vs. Washington
The Houston Astros have unveiled their 2020 Spring Training schedule, with the opening game set for Saturday, Feb. 22 vs. the Washington Nationals. The 2020 season will mark the Astros fourth at FITTEAM Ballpark of the Palm Beaches, located in West Palm Beach, Fla.
The Feb. 22 contest vs. the
Reid Ryan to enter Round Rock Express Hall of Fame
D RYAN TO ENTER ROUND ROCK EXPRESS HALL OF FAME Induction ceremony scheduled for tonight at Dell Diamond
HOUSTON, TX -- The Round Rock Express will induct Astros President of Business Operations Reid Ryan into their Hall of Fame prior to tonight’s 7:05 p.m. game vs. Oklahoma City at Dell Diamond.
Ryan will become the sixth member of the Round Rock Express Hall of Fame and the first
Tonight’s Astros game postponed due to inclement weather
Game rescheduled for tomorrow as part of straight doubleheader
CHICAGO, IL – Tonight’s Houston Astros game, scheduled for 7:10 p.m. CT, against the White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago, IL, has been postponed due to inclement weather conditions. The game has been rescheduled for tomorrow as the first game of a straight doubleheader.
The first game of
Astros Release 2020 Regular Season Schedule
Will begin season at home on March 26 vs. Angels; Schedule includes matchups vs. NL East opponents
The Houston Astros will begin the 2020 regular season at home, taking on future Hall of Famers Albert Pujols and Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on March 26 in the first of a four-game series.
This will mark the first time that the Astros have faced
Astros to upgrade, extend netting at Minute Maid Park
New netting will be installed prior to the homestand starting on August 19
HOUSTON, TX -- The Houston Astros announced today that the protective netting inside Minute Maid Park will be both upgraded and extended to cover more of the seating area.
The current netting will be replaced with knot-less netting, which will allow for an improved viewing experience for fans. The netting
Alvarez, Cole, Gurriel earn MLB monthly awards for July
Marks first time Astros have had three winners in same month; Back-to-back monthly awards for Cole and Alvarez
HOUSTON, TX - Major League Baseball announced today that Astros RHP Gerrit Cole has been named American League Pitcher of the Month, Astros 1B Yuli Gurriel has been named AL Player of the Month and Astros OF Yordan Alvarez has been named AL Rookie of the Month. All were recognized
Astros inaugural Hall of Fame Weekend highlights upcoming five-game homestand
Astros Hall of Fame Weekend, presented by Houston Methodist, includes inaugural HOF Induction Ceremony (8/3), Alumni Home Run Derby (8/4) and gate giveaways Friday - Sunday!
HOUSTON, TX – Baseball returns to Minute Maid Park tomorrow for a special commemorative weekend, Astros Hall of Fame Weekend, presented by Houston Methodist. For the first time in franchise history, sixteen members will be inducted into the Astros Hall of Fame, prior the Saturday’s game. Previously known as Legends
Astros Acquire Maldonado From Cubs
Catcher acquired in exchange for Tony Kemp
The Houston Astros have acquired catcher Martín Maldonado from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for infielder/outfielder Tony Kemp. The announcement was made by Astros President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Jeff Luhnow.
Maldonado, 32, has split his season between Chicago and Kansas City, appearing in 78 Major League games,
Astros acquire Andre Scrubb from Dodgers
Double A pitcher acquired in exchange for Tyler White
HOUSTON, TX - The Houston Astros have acquired minor league right-handed pitcher Andre Scrubb from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for infielder Tyler White. The announcement was made by Astros President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Jeff Luhnow.
Scrubb, 24, has pitched his entire season at Double A
Astros Golf Foundation announces Butch Harmon as Houston Open honoree
Activation and hospitality area details also revealed; tournament tickets available now at houstonopengolf.com
HOUSTON, TX - On Tuesday, July 23, the Astros Golf Foundation and Houston Open announced that renowned professional golf instructor, Butch Harmon, will be the Houston Open Honoree.
“The Houston Open is about celebrating golf and celebrating Houston,” said Astros Golf Foundation President Giles Kibbe. “Butch and his family have
Astros' upcoming homestand to feature AL West showdown
Homestand highlights include Superhero Day, Apollo 11 Night, and Movie Day!
HOUSTON, TX – Baseball returns to Minute Maid Park, as the Astros take on their in-state rival, the Texas Rangers this weekend (July 19-21) in the second Lone Star Series, presented by Texas Lottery, in Houston, before capping the homestand with a three-game series against the Oakland Athletics (July 22-24).