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Houston Astros news, rumors and injuries
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Astros | George Springer being called up

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:12:29 -0700

The Houston Astros will recall OF George Springer from Triple-A Oklahoma City before the game Wednesday, April 16.

Fantasy Tip: Springer was hitting .353 with three homers and nine RBIs at Triple-A and was likely drafted in a lot of leagues. He hit .303 with 37 homers, 108 RBIs and 45 steals between Double-A Corpus Christi and Triple-A Oklahoma last season. He needs to be picked up immediately in all formats.

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Astros | Jason Castro sitting out

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:38:28 -0700

Houston Astros C Jason Castro (toe) is sitting out Tuesday, April 15, due to soreness in his toe after being hit by a pitch over the weekend.

Fantasy Tip: This doesn't sound like something that will keep him out for long, but stay tuned. Get him out of your lineup this evening.

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Astros | Jon Singleton named PCL player of the week

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:12:49 -0700

Houston Astros 1B Jon Singleton was named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week after hitting .375 with four home runs and 15 RBIs last week. He's homered three times in the last four games.

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Astros | Jerome Williams available

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:36:56 -0700

Houston Astros RP Jerome Williams (groin) was available to pitch Saturday, April 12, after missing a few games because of a groin strain.

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Astros | Paul Clemens recalled

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:35:20 -0700

The Houston Astros have recalled P Paul Clemens from Triple-A Oklahoma City. The team plans to use Clemens in long relief.

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Astros | Scott Feldman placed on bereavement list

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:34:37 -0700

The Houston Astros have placed SP Scott Feldman on the bereavement list because of the death of his father. Manager Bo Porter said he is not sure if Feldman will return to the team before his next scheduled start.

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Astros | Matt Albers returns to team

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:14:10 -0700

Houston Astros RP Matt Albers has returned to the team after being on paternity leave.

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Astros | Scott Feldman loses father, on track to pitch

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 14:13:11 -0700

Houston Astros SP Scott Feldman will remain the team's starter against the Texas Rangers Friday, April 11, despite the death of his father. "He would be (ticked) if I missed a start," Scott wrote of his father. Feldman will leave the team after his start to attend the funeral of his father.

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Astros | Robbie Grossman snaps skid

Fri, 11 Apr 2014 05:26:04 -0700

Houston Astros OF Robbie Grossman snapped an 0-for-25 skid with a home run Thursday, April 10.

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Astros | Dexter Fowler returns

Thu, 10 Apr 2014 05:44:58 -0700

Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) returned to the lineup Wednesday, April 9.

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Astros | Jerome Williams leaves appearance

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:14:05 -0700

Houston Astros RP Jerome Williams (groin) left his relief appearance Wednesday, April 9, against the Toronto Blue Jays due to a strained right groin.

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Astros | Dexter Fowler appears

Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:43:48 -0700

Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) appeared as a pinch-hitter Tuesday, April 8.

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Astros | Dexter Fowler targets Wednesday

Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:36:01 -0700

Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (illness) might be able to return to the starting lineup Wednesday, April 9. He was expected to go through pre-game activities Tuesday, April 8, and he was to take batting practice and try running. "Today's the first day I feel like I have some strength to do anything," Fowler said. "I think (returning Wednesday) is what we're looking at. Hopefully I'll be back in there. It's just dependent on how today goes."

Fantasy Tip: For fantasy owners in leagues which allow daily moves, and those playing daily fantasy, it's a good idea to shy away from Fowler in his first game back just to see how he responds. He might be a little bit weak, and could have some rust to knock off.

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Astros | Matt Albers heading to paternity list

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:48:37 -0700

Houston Astros RP Matt Albers will be placed on the paternity list Tuesday, April 8, and the team will replace him on the roster with RP Josh Zeid, according to a source.

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Astros | Dexter Fowler still out

Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:32:37 -0700

Houston Astros OF Dexter Fowler (stomach) remained out of the lineup for the fourth straight game Monday, April 7, due to a stomach virus. Fowler is feeling better but is still very weak. Fowler has lost some weight, but isn't sure how much. Manager Bo Porter is unsure when Fowler will be able to return to the lineup.

Fantasy Tip: With Fowler having already missed four games and likely needing a few more to get back into playing shape, it's very possible that he could land on the disabled list in the next couple of days. They can backdate the move to last week, and he could only miss a week of action. It all depends on how much weight he has lost, which he'll need to regain.

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Houston Astros Player News

Abreu Erick P
Adamson Daniel OF
Adler Anthony P
Afenir Buck C
Affronti Mike SS
Albers Matt RP
Altuve Jose 2B
Amador Japhet 1B
Appel Mark SP
Arguello Douglas P
Aristil Jonnathan RP
Austin Jay OF
Averill Brandon INF
Baker Chris P
Baldee Jan INF
Barganier Luke OF
Basford Charles P
Bass Anthony RP
Bellorin Edwin C
Blankenship Travis P
Blazek Christopher P
Borchering Bobby 3B
Brite Jared P
Brown Casey P
Brown Matthew P
Bulkley Aaron OF
Burgess Michael OF
Burnett Tyler 3B
Cain Colton P
Caipen Brandon INF
Carter Chris DH
Castillo Jose 3B
Castro Jason C
Cavanagh Nick P
Cavers Eric C
Chambers Adron OF
Champion Adam P
Chapman Kevin RP
Chedister Bradley P
Chouinard Bobby P
Cisnero Jose RP
Clark Chris C
Clark Cody C
Clemens Paul SP
Comer Kevin P
Cooper James OF
Corapsi Jason INF
Corpas Hector P
Corporan Carlos C
Correa Carlos SS
Cosart Jarred SP
Cotton Jamaine P
Crain Jesse RP
Crowe Trevor OF
Cruz Cirilo INF
Cruz Rhiner RP
Cunningham Michael OF
Davidson Kevin C
Davis Cliff P
De Leon Jorge RP
Del Rosario Enerio RP
DeShields Jr. Delino 2B
Devenski Chris SP
Dewitt Anthony P
DeYoung Kyle P
Diaz Kenny C
Diaz Michael INF
Dinelli David P
Disher Phil 1B
Dominguez Matt 3B
Downs Darin P
Drese Ryan SP
Dydalewicz Brad P
Einertson Mitch OF
Escalona Sergio RP
Estrada Paul P
Fairchild Thomas P
Feldman Scott SP
Ferreira Edgar P
Fick Chuck P
Fields Josh RP
Flores Adalberto P
Flores David 3B
Flores Joshua OF
Foltynewicz Mike P
Fontana Nolan SS
Fowler Dexter OF
Franco Enderson P
Gant James P
Garcia Gabriel P
Garcia Junior P
Garcia Rene C
Geith Theron P
Gervacio Samuel RP
Gillingham Alex P
Ginter Matt P
Goethals Jeremy C
Gomez Edwin SS
Gonzalez Marwin SS
Gothreaux Jared P
Gouvea Murilo P
Graham Cole 1B
Griffiths Jeremy P
Grossman Robbie OF
Guzman Jesus 1B
Hacker Michael P
Hader Josh P
Hallberg Bryan P
Harrell Lucas SP
Hart Billy 3B
Heath Ben C
Heidenreich Matt P
Heras Leonardo OF
Hernandez Runelvys P
Hicks Chris P
Hines Carlos P
Hines Drew P
Hoes L.J. OF
Holder Drew OF
Houser Adrian P
Hudspeth Casey P
Humphries Justin C
Hurry Jacob P
Hyatt B.J. RP
Iorg Eli OF
James Brad P
Jimenez Hector C
Johnson Jeremy M. P
Johnson Timothy SS
Jorgensen Jeff OF
Keuchel Dallas SP
King Blake P
King Eric SS
Klassen Danny SS
Krauss Marc OF
Kroeker Andrew C
Laguna Mesac 1B
Lamb Cameron P
Landry Jacques OF
Langdon Allen OF
Lazu Carlos P
Lo Chia-Jen RP
Locke Stephen P
Lopez Tomas P
Lucati Andrea P
Magee Joshua 2B
Martinez Alexander P
Martinez David P
McCullers Lance P
McHugh Collin SP
Meiners Jeremiah P
Mejia Yonathan INF
Meszaros Dan P
Meyer Drew INF
Meyer Jonathan 3B
Michelena Arturo SS
Mier Jiovanni SS
Miller Josh P
Moon Chan Jong INF
Morales Jobduan C
Mowdy Ashton P
Murdy Garrett P
Musgrove Joe P
Musick Wes RP
Nash Telvin OF
Navarro Oswaldo INF
Ness Michael P
Norris Dax C
Norton Phil P
Oberholtzer Brett SP
Ori Mark 1B
Orie Kevin 3B
Ovando Ariel OF
Owens Rudy SP
Paul Josh C
Paulino David P
Peacock Brad RP
Peguero Jailen RP
Pena Kilby P
Pena Roberto C
Perez Carlos E. C
Perez Tomas INF
Petit Gregorio INF
Presley Alex OF
Qualls Chad RP
Quezada Euris P
Reed Ryan OF
Reynoso Luis SS
Rodriguez Jose A. P
Rodriguez Mike OF
Rollins David P
Rosales Orlando OF
Ruiz Rio 3B
Saccomanno Mark 3B
Saladin Miguel P
Sanchez Manuel P
Santana Domingo OF
Santana Edward OF
Santangelo Lou C
Sapp Maxwell C
Scott Jordan OF
Seaton Ross P
Seuss Adam OF
Sheldon Ole INF
Singleton Jon 1B
Smith Jason INF
Smith Kyle Z. P
Sogard Alex P
Sotffel Jason P
Sotro Chris P
Springer Chris OF
Springer George OF
Stassi Max C
Steele T.J. OF
Stiver Justin P
Stoffel Jason P
Streilein Brian P
Stricklen Brandon P
Sweeney Matt P
Switzer Jon P
Thompson Jose Carlos 2B
Thompson Ryan OF
Thurman Andrew P
Tilghman Jack P
Tollberg Brian SP
Toney D'Andre OF
Torbert Beau OF
Torrence Devon OF
Torreyes Ronald 3B
Trompiz Kristian SS
Tucker Preston OF
Uhle Chris INF
Urckfitz Pat P
Valdes Raul RP
Vallejo Jose INF
Van Hekken Andy SP
Vasquez Carlos P
Vasquez Danry OF
Velasquez Vincent P
Vessella Tom P
Villar Henry P
Villar Jonathan SS
Wagler Chad P
Walker Brandt P
Walters Blair P
Warrick Nathan OF
Weber Ben RP
Weiland Kyle SP
Weston Matt OF
White Alex SP
Whiteman Tommy INF
Wigdahl Jeffrey P
Williams Aaron P
Williams Jerome RP
Williams Marques OF
Wojciechowski Asher SP
Wolf Shane P
Zeid Josh RP
Zinter Alan C

Bagwell Jeff TO
Berry Sean TO
Bjornson Craig TO
Brocail Doug PC
Brock Tarrik TO
DeFrancesco Tony MAN
DeFrancesco Tony TO
Dickenson Ralph TO
Gottfried Dave GM
Listach Pat TO
Luhnow Jeff GM
Mallee John TO
Martinez Dennis TO
Pettini Joe TO
Porter Bo MAN
Radison Dan TO
Roberts Leon TO
Ryan Nolan TO
Stearns David TO
Strom Brent PC
Trembley Dave TO

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