This is a Houston Astros news feed from KHOU. The Houston Astros are an American professional baseball team based in Houston. The Astros compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the American League (AL) West division, having moved to the division in 2013 after spending their first 51 seasons in the National League (NL).
- Rays clinch AL wild-card spot; Astros get AL home-field edgeon October 1, 2022 at 3:36 am
Despite the loss, Houston (102-55) clinched home-field advantage throughout the AL playoffs.
- Astros Cristian Javier gets 4th straight win, Pena hits 3-run homer in second straight shutout of Rayson September 21, 2022 at 2:46 am
Jose Altuve scored three runs as the Astros won for the ninth time in 10 games with the 5-0 shutout.
- Division champs! Astros clinch AL West with 4-0 shutout of the Rayson September 20, 2022 at 3:42 am
The 'Stros clinched a playoff spot on Friday, but refused to celebrate until they sealed the division title.
- Astros pitcher Framber Valdez sets MLB record with 25 consecutive quality starts in a single seasonon September 18, 2022 at 9:11 pm
Before Sunday's game, Valdez had 15 wins and 5 losses in the 2022 season with a 2.57 ERA.
- Astros P Framber Valdez sets MLB record with 22 straight quality starts as left-handed pitcheron August 31, 2022 at 3:22 am
Before Tuesday's game against the Texas Rangers, the 28-year-old lefty pitcher had a record of 13-4 in the 2022 season with an ERA of 2.63.
- 'Really dodged a bullet here' | Astros place ace Justin Verlander on injured liston August 30, 2022 at 9:21 pm
Verlander was pulled after throwing three innings on Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles.
- 'Best of bad news' | Dusty Baker gives update on Justin Verlander after pitcher's early exiton August 29, 2022 at 10:08 am
Verlander was pulled after pitching three innings against the Orioles on Sunday with what the team called right calf discomfort.
- 'I can now die a happy man' | Veteran to throw first pitch at Astros game on Sundayon August 25, 2022 at 11:05 pm
Lance McCullers Jr. and his foundation helped Army veteran Jodie Revils make it to the mound to throw the first pitch at the Astros game.
- Parents of Astros' Alvarez come from Cuba to see 1st gameon August 24, 2022 at 2:40 am
“This is one of my biggest moments in my entire life,” his father told The Associated Press in Spanish through a translator.
- 'Doing fine' | Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez released from hospital, team sayson August 20, 2022 at 8:02 pm
Alvarez's replacement, Mauricio Dubon, left the field shortly after when he got shaken up while trying to catch a fly ball along the fence in center field.
- Meet the Astros 'Rally Baby': 2-year-old cheers for the team from his cribon August 16, 2022 at 10:14 am
Jackson Silvas and his dad Steven are big Astros fans, and the adorable toddler even dressed as Jose Altuve for Halloween!
- Houston Astros bring in 500 residents for Uvalde Strong Day at Minute Maid Parkon August 15, 2022 at 3:24 am
The Houston Fire Department was on hand to welcome families to town as they were escorted to Minute Maid Park.
- Astros announce Michael Brantley had season-ending surgeryon August 12, 2022 at 8:07 pm
The outfielder was placed on the Injured List in June with a shoulder injury.
- Houston Astros fire 'Executive of the Year' after finest season | Strange But Trueon August 12, 2022 at 5:30 pm
Tal Smith built a team that was six outs away from the World Series. Then, he was out of a job.
- 'It’s a dream' | Yordan Álvarez brings the big leagues to Stafford baseball campon August 9, 2022 at 8:45 pm
Álvarez said it was special for him to get to interact with kids who love the game. He said growing up in Cuba, he wasn't able to be around professional players.
- Yordan Álvarez gets four-strike at-bat after no one realized he struck outon August 4, 2022 at 12:11 am
He ended up grounding out, but the slugger should have struck out a pitch earlier.
- 'It's very special': Alex Bregman talks about fatherhood; Reagan shares new photo of him with babyon August 3, 2022 at 9:22 pm
"Oh, it was unbelievable. One of the best days of my life and my wife's life, mama's healthy, baby's healthy, and we're very excited," Bregman said.
- MLB trade deadline: Astros make three dealson August 2, 2022 at 11:14 pm
The 'Stros continued to fortify their roster ahead of Tuesday's MLB trade deadline.
- Astros unveil far out spaceman sculpture at Minute Maid Parkon August 2, 2022 at 6:48 pm
Here's where you can see the new far-out sculpture inside the ballpark!
- Alex and Reagan Bregman share photo of newborn baby boyon August 2, 2022 at 6:36 pm
The Astros third baseman and his wife shared photos of Samuel Knox Bregman on their Instagram pages. The baby boy tried to make his entrance a little early in July.