Braves' cast of former closers bring experience, shared mentality to support Kimbrel
Angels. He had a 3.48 ERA over 33 2/3 innings with 9.6 walks per nine innings. Veras, who had 21 saves in '13 for the Astros and Tigers, signed with the Cubs, but by April the 34-year-old lost that job after blowing two leads and would end the
Anaheim Angels trade C Hank Conger to Houston Astros | FOX Sports
Updated NOV 05, 2014 4:56p ET HOUSTON — The Astros have acquired catcher Hank Conger in a trade with the Los Angeles Angels The Angels got right-hander Nick Tropeano and minor
After quiet offseason, Cosart ready for first full season with Marlins
over the offseason. After being traded from the hometown Houston Astros to the Marlins last August, 2014 quickly became a transition ..... after posting a 9-7 record and 4.41 ERA in 20 starts for the Astros . Come Feb. 20 when pitchers and catchers report for spring
Do we get more surprising hitters, or pitchers?
change a whole profile. And, those things are essentially unpredictable. No one thought too much of Collin McHugh until the Astros turned him into a front-line weapon. Let's shut up and get to pie charts. Here is the relevant information for position
Braves open camp with prospects uncertain for 2015
Nick Markakis from Baltimore to fill one of the gaps. Gattis was expected to take over in left field, but he was dealt to the Astros weeks before spring training. Gonzalez likes his pitching staff. ''We have some good pitchers even if they aren't as
Change-up: Braves' center fielder changes name to Melvin Upton Jr.
the Braves outfield, which already saw Jason Heyward traded to the Cardinals, the younger Upton, Justin, shipped to the Padres and Evan Gattis -- who was believed to be moving to left field after the Upton deal -- now with the Astros .
A definitive (and highly subjective) 2014 bobblehead ranking (A.L. edition)
i.e. unwelcome) base . Don’t mess with perfection! 12. Astros My only in-the-ballpark bobblehead in 2014! The Astros gave away only 10,000 pieces per promotion last year, which is why they rank this low. My party arrived at the ballpark
Houston Astros fire manager Bo Porter
HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Astros are looking toward the future ..... month of a dismal season, the Astros fired manager Bo Porter on ..... in his second season with the Astros , was replaced by interim ..... was let go. Porter joined the Astros after working as a third
Angels sweep the Astros
Kole Calhoun talks about the Angels' four-game sweep of the Astros and their playoff hopes.
What do the Astros want with Evan Gattis?
What do the Astros want with Evan Gattis? | FOX Sports ..... The Fundamental Question ❬❬❬ What do the Astros want with Evan Gattis? Rob Neyer ..... sending Evan Gattis from the Braves to the Astros . You should read it, too. But just