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3 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

Wednesday's Three Astros Things

Evan Drellich has a great look at the draft grievance filed against the Astros .

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

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7 hrs ago | Newsday

Derek Jeter accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, nominates Michael Jordan among others

The Yankees' Derek Jeter lines out in the first inning of a game against the Houston Astros at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Major League Baseball, CC Sabathia

11 hrs ago | Newsday

David Robertson allows 3-run HR in 9th as Yankees lose

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Robertson, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Jason Castro, Derek Jeter, CC Sabathia

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Bradenton.com

Recap: NY Yankees vs. Houston

Carter struck out in his first four at-bats, then launched a three-run shot in the top of the ninth inning Tuesday night to lift the Houston Astros to a 7-4 win over the New York Yankees in the opener of a three-game series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, David Robertson, Robbie Grossman

Crawfish Boxes

Astros Late Offense Beats Yankees 7-4

The Astros find themselves right across the street from baseball's hallowed ground, facing the Yankees in the final series between these two teams this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jason Castro, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Brett Oberholtzer, Robbie Grossman, Marwin Gonzalez, Major League Baseball

Washington Times

Robertson gives up HR in 9th, Yanks lose to Astros

Chris Carter snapped a ninth-inning tie with a colossal three-run homer off Robertson that sent the Houston Astros to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees, Baseball Players, Mark Teixeira

Yanks Go Yard

Blown Chances Lead To Another Yankees Loss

Aug 19, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi removes relief pitcher David Robertson from a game against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning of a game at Yankee Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Robertson, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Jason Castro, Jose Altuve, Brett Oberholtzer

Houston Astros

Astros activate Guzman, place Downs on DL

The Astros activated infielder/outfielder Jesus Guzman from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday and placed left-handed reliever Darin Downs on the DL with a right oblique strain.

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MassLive.com

The Houston Astros' Chris Carter is baseball's best power...

Houston Astros' Chris Carter hits a three-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game Monday, July 28, 2014, in Houston.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Enrique Hernandez, Jose Abreu, George Springer, Carlos Quentin

Houston Astros

Houston couple engages in 'Bucks' challenge

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Crawfish Boxes

Starting Nine: The Peacock Situation

Brad Peacock's 2014 has been up and down, with the more downs occurring lately. Should the Astros let him work it out, or give another pitcher a shot? Brad Peacock entered the Astros starting rotation on April 20, and went on to post a 3.89 ERA in his first 13 starts of 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Brad Peacock, Baseball Players, J.D Martinez, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox

Crawfish Boxes

Jackie Bradley, Jr. demoted: What does Boston's defensive star say about Jake Marisnick

Jackie Bradley, Jr., pride of South Carolina baseball, got demoted Monday. It was a long time coming, but probably deserved.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jackie Bradley Jr., Jason Castro, George Springer, Juan Lagares, Major League Baseball

Crawfish Boxes

Minor League Recap: Games of August 18, 2014

It seems he's finally breaking out, as in 17 August games, he has hit .308/.356/.600.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Domingo Santana, Carlos Perez, L.J Hoes, Jonathan Villar, Paul Clemens, Major League Baseball

Houston Astros

Right-hander Tropeano throws two-hit shutout

Right-hander Nick Tropeano, the Astros' No. 13 prospect, combined with two relievers to throw a two-hit shutout Monday, leading Triple-A Oklahoma City to a 7-0 victory at Sacramento.

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Related Topix: Sports, Paul Clemens, Baseball Players, Domingo Santana, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Rant Sports

Series Preview: Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Angels

The Boston Red Sox just wrapped up a four game set with the Houston Astros and welcomed the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to town for four games, a week after finishing off a west coast swing at their place.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Mike Trout, Boston Red Sox, Los Angeles Angels

YESNetwork

Capuano, Yanks set for series with Astros

Chris Capuano has a 3.60 ERA in four starts with the Yankees since being acquired from the Red Sox.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, New York Yankees, Jacoby Ellsbury

The Globe and Mail

For rookie pitchers, alternative to rest is smashing into the wall

Toronto Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman delivers a pitch against the Houston Astros in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, in Houston.

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KHOU-TV Houston

Carter named AL Player of the WeekCarter named AL Player of the...

Major League Baseball announced Monday afternoon that Houston Astros infielder/outfielder Chris Carter has been named the American League Player of the Week for the week of Aug. 11-17.

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Climbing Tal's Hill

Is Derek Jeter really that much better than Craig Biggio?

There's something I need to get off my chest before the Houston Astros take on the New York Yankees this week in a three-game series at Yankee Stadium.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Craig Biggio, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Tino Martinez, Bernie Williams

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Bogaerts' gaffe hurts Sox in 8-1 loss to Astros

Boston Red Sox's Joe Kelly walks to the dugout after giving up six runs to the Houston Astros during the second inning of a baseball game in Boston, Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Joe Kelly, Marwin Gonzalez

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