Jose Altuve 27 | Second Base

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Wed. Sep 17, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Altuve set an Astros record for hits in a season Tuesday by going 2-for-5 with a double and a run scored in a 4-2 loss to the Indians. Impact: Altuve surpassed Craig Biggio's club record of 210 hits set in 1998 with a single in the seventh inning off Indians starter Corey Kluber. The two-hit performance was his sixth straight multi-hit game and raised his batting average to .343 for the season.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Sep 16, 2014
News: Altuve went 3 for 4 with two RBIs in Monday's win over Cleveland. Impact: Altuve, 11 for his last 21, is one hit away from tying Craig Biggio's franchise single-season record of 210 set in 1998.(STATS, 11:27am)
Tue. Sep 16, 2014
News: Altuve recorded his fifth consecutive multi-hit game in Monday's 3-1 win over the Indians, going 3-for-4 with a triple, two RBI and a run scored. Impact: He was also caught stealing in the game, but moved within one hit of tying Craig Biggio's franchise record for a single season. Altuve has 63 multi-hit games this season, which leads the majors.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 15, 2014
News: Altuve had two hits and a walk in Sunday's 6-1 win over the Angels. Impact: The two-time All-Star leads the major leagues in hits (206) and batting average (.339), while his 52 stolen bases rank third. Not only is Altuve two and a half weeks away from becoming the Astros' first batting champion, he's five hits shy of breaking Craig Biggio's single-season club record.(RotoWire, )
Sep 14, 2014
News: Altuve went 2-for-4 with an RBI in Saturday's loss to the Angels. Impact: Altuve, who is hitting .338 for the season, picked up two hits for the third game in a row and now finds himself six hits away from Craig Biggio's 1998 franchise record of 210 hits in a season.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Sep 13, 2014
News: Altuve (undisclosed) is back in the lineup Saturday against the Angels. Impact: Altuve was likely pulled from Friday's game as a result of a six-run deficit, but he's back in the lineup Saturday. He's been unstoppable at the plate this season, leading the league with a .337 batting average, and will get a chance to uphold that standard as the season winds down.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 12, 2014
News: Altuve was removed from Friday's game for an undisclosed reason, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports. Impact: Altuve's removal may have been the function of the Astros facing a six-run deficit late in Friday's game, but the team did not provide a reason upon his departure. In addition to a league leading .336 batting average, Altuve has been a great source of steals and runs scored, making his case to be considered an elite second baseman heading into 2015.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 3, 2014
News: Altuve went 4 for 5 with a homer in Tuesday's win over the Angels. Impact: Altuve is hitting .419 during a 10-game hitting streak.(STATS, 6:28pm)
Jose Altuve
2014 Season
AVG
.343
HR
7
RBI
54
RUNS
82
Bio
Ht: 5' 5"  Wt: 173  Age: 24
Bats: R  Throws: R
Born: 5/6/1990, Maracay, Venezuela
College: None
Debut: 2011
Salary: $1,437,500
Injury Status
No Current Injury