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DeFrancesco Named Astros’ Interim Manager

DeFrancesco Named Astros’ Interim Manager

Rob Carr/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros named Tony DeFrancesco, who had been coaching the Astros’ Triple-A team in Oklahoma City, as their interim manager Sunday.
DeFrancesco takes over a team with the worst record in baseball at 39-83.
“I…

DeFrancesco Named Astros’ Interim Manager

DeFrancesco Named Astros’ Interim Manager

Rob Carr/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros named Tony DeFrancesco, who had been coaching the Astros’ Triple-A team in Oklahoma City, as their interim manager Sunday.
DeFrancesco takes over a team with the worst record in baseball at 39-83.
“I…

Astros Fire manager Brad Mills

Astros Fire manager Brad Mills

Brian D. Kersey/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — The Houston Astros fired manager Brad Mills on Saturday after the Astros fell to 39-82 for the season on Saturday night.
Mills, along with two other coaches, were axed in what has been a difficult season for the…

Scoreboard Roundup – 8/14/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 8/14/12

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: The Cincinnati Reds (70-46) defeated the New York Mets (55-61), 3-0. Reds outfielder Jay Bruce hits a three-run game-winning home run in the bottom of the 9th.The New York Yankees (69-47) lassoed…

Diamondbacks Acquire Third Baseman Chris Johnson from Astros

Diamondbacks Acquire Third Baseman Chris Johnson from Astros

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — The Astros continue to build their team as the team has traded third baseman Chris Johnson to the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for two minor leaguers.
Johnson was having a very nice season for the Astros despit…

Kubel Belts Three-Home Runs In Arizona’s 12-3 Win Over Houston

Kubel Belts Three-Home Runs In Arizona’s 12-3 Win Over Houston

Arizona Diamondbacks/MLB(PHOENIX) — Diamondbacks outfielder Jason Kubel smashed three-home runs Saturday night as Arizona pounded the Houston Astros, 12-3.His first two homers came off of starter Dallas Keuschel. His third long ball came off of reliev…

White Sox acquire Brett Myers from Houston

White Sox acquire Brett Myers from Houston

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Chicago White Sox bolstered their bullpen on Saturday, making a trade for Astros starter Brett Myers two minor league pitchers and a player to be named.
Myers has been with the Astros since 2010 and had 19 s…

Astros Place Shortstop Jed Lowrie on DL

Astros Place Shortstop Jed Lowrie on DL

Jared Wickerham/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — One of the few bright spots for the Houston Astros this season has been the play of shortstop Jed Lowrie. Unfortunately for the team, Lowrie was placed on the disabled list after a collision at second base…

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/27/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/27/12

Sarah Glenn/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB:  The New York Yankees (46-28) defeated the Cleveland Indians (37-37), 5-4. The Chicago White Sox (40-35) socked the Minnesota Twins (30-44), 12-5.The Boston Red Sox (40-35) downed the Toronto Blue Jays (3…

Scoreboard Roundup – 6-26-12

Scoreboard Roundup – 6-26-12

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB: The St. Louis Cardinals (40-35) stopped the Miami Marlins (34-40).
The Cincinnati Reds (41-32) one upped the Milwaukee Brewers (33-41), 4-3.
The Atlanta Braves (39-34) bashed the Arizona Diamondbacks (37-36), 8-1.

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/25/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/25/12

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) – MLB: The New York Yankees (44-28) stuffed the Cleveland Indians (37-35), 7-1.
The Kansas City Royals (32-39) blanked the Tampa Bay Rays (40-33), 8-0.
The Minnesota Twins (30-42) quieted the Chicago White Sox (38-35), 4-1…

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/23/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 6/23/12

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — MLB- Interleague: The Cincinnati Reds (39-31) shut out the Minnesota Twins (28-42), 6-0.
The Pittsburgh Pirates (38-32) downed the Detroit Tigers (34-37), 4-1.
The Houston Astros (29-42) shut down the Cleveland Indians …

Giants’ Matt Cain Is Pefect Against Astros, 10-0

Giants’ Matt Cain Is Pefect Against Astros, 10-0

Jason O. Watson/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain threw the franchise’s first perfect game in history on Wednesday night.
The 27-year-old right hander was flawless with 14 strikeouts in the Giants 10-0 win over the H…

Carlos Correa Goes First in MLB Draft

Carlos Correa Goes First in MLB Draft

Major League Baseball(SEACAUCUS, N.J.) — The Houston Astros selected 17-year-old shortstop Carlos Correa with the first pick in the 2012 MLB Draft.
“I feel so excited to be the number one pick,” Correa said to the MLB Network. “I worked hard to be her…

Scoreboard Roundup – 5/8/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 5/8/12

Getty Images/Hemera(NEW YORK) — MLB: Josh Hamilton belted four home runs as the Texas Rangers (20-10) crushed the Baltimore Orioles (19-11), 10-3.The Chicago White Sox (14-17) outlasted the Cleveland Indians (17-12) in 10 innings, 5-3.The New York Yan…

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/27/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/27/12

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NHL Playoffs: The Phoenix Coyotes edged the Nashville Predators, in overtime, 4-3. (Coyotes Lead Series 1-0).
MLB: AL: The New York Yankees (11-8) sliced the Detroit Tigers (10-10), 7-6.
The Cleveland Indians (10-8) to…

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/25/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/25/12

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NHL: The Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins, in overtime, 2-1. (Capitals Win Series, 4-3).
MLB: NL: Game 1: The Colorado Rockies (9-8) edged the Pittsburgh Pirates (7-10), 2-1.
Game 2: The Pittsburgh Pirates (8-…

Myers To Close For The Houston Astros

Myers To Close For The Houston Astros

Robert Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(KISSIMMEE, Fla.) — The Houston Astros have named Brett Myers their new closer, replacing Mark Melancon, who was dealt in the off-season to the Boston Red Sox.The 31-year-old right-hander was the Astros’ Openin…

Astros Broadcaster To Step Down After 2012 Season

Astros Broadcaster To Step Down After 2012 Season

Bob Levey/WireImage(HOUSTON) — Longtime Houston Astros radio broadcaster Milo Hamilton is calling it quits after this upcoming season. It will be Hamilton’s 28th season behind the microphone for the ‘Stros and his 59th year overall calling big league …

Astros Broadcaster To Step Down After 2012 Season

Astros Broadcaster To Step Down After 2012 Season

Bob Levey/WireImage(HOUSTON) — Longtime Houston Astros radio broadcaster Milo Hamilton is calling it quits after this upcoming season. It will be Hamilton’s 28th season behind the microphone for the ‘Stros and his 59th year overall calling big league …

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