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Topic - Houston Astros
The Houston Astros are a Major League Baseball team located in Houston, Texas. They are a member of the Central Division of the National League. Since , they have played their home games at Minute Maid Park, formerly known as Enron Field. Their current majority owner is Drayton McLane, Jr. The Houston-based fruit juice manufacturer Minute Maid, after whom the Astros' stadium is named, holds a minority stake in the team. - Source: Wikipedia
Anthony Rendon homered to spark a three-run seventh inning, and pinch-hitter Nate McLouth came through with a tiebreaking sacrifice fly as the Washington Nationals rallied past the Houston Astros 6-5 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep.
Before the Braves come to town for a four-game series, the Nats have two games against he rising Houston Astros.
California high school left-hander Brady Aiken was the first selection in the Major League Baseball draft Thursday night. The 17-year-old from San Diego's Cathedral Catholic High School is just the third prep pitcher to be selected first overall, joining fellow lefties Brien Taylor (1991, Yankees) and David Clyde (1973, Rangers).
Baltimore Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez failed to keep the Houston Astros guessing past the sixth inning Friday night.
Ubaldo Jimenez finished May the way he started the month - with a good start.
The Houston Astros got a good glimpse of what could happen if Chris Carter and George Springer are hitting well at the same time.
Next comes the difficult part of the schedule for the Kansas City Royals.
Ned Yost was angry, that much was clear.
The sight of rookie right-hander Yordano Ventura being led off the field by a trainer was more disturbing to the Royals than their fifth defeat in seven games.
George Springer has more home runs in the past four games than any Kansas City player does this season.
Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon is tired of making excuses for his offense.
Brandon Maurer had "one of those nights" in the Seattle Mariners' 9-4 loss to the Houston Astros on Saturday night.
Houston Astros right-hander Brad Peacock has been scratched from his scheduled start against the Seattle Mariners after experiencing stiffness in his forearm.
A slight pause by Tony Sipp made all the difference for the Houston Astros on Thursday night.
The Houston Astros saw a completely different Jered Weaver than the one they faced 6½ weeks ago at Minute Maid Park, when they hit four home runs off him.