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).
- Astros hire Braves VP Dana Brown as new general manageron January 26, 2023 at 10:22 pm
Brown spent the last four seasons with the Atlanta Braves, with more than two decades of MLB experience.
- Astros meet their newest fans at Methodist Hospital during caravan touron January 18, 2023 at 7:58 pm
The tour will last until Jan. 19, just two days before the Astros host their Fan Fest at Minute Maid Park on Saturday.
- Sources: Trey Mancini heading to Cubs after World Series run with Astroson January 15, 2023 at 8:01 pm
Mancini, a cancer survivor, helped the Houston Astros win the World Series last season after arriving Aug. 1 from Baltimore in a trade.
- Dusty Baker sitting pretty on list of hottest managers in baseballon January 13, 2023 at 4:40 pm
The 73-year-old is aging like fine wine according to a beauty technology analysis that ranked him No. 2 in the American League. Get it, Dusty!
- Want to get a photo with the Astros World Series trophy? Here's your chance!on January 9, 2023 at 5:22 pm
The Astros Championship Trophy Tour kicked off Friday in The Woodlands and several more stops are scheduled in and around Houston.
- They're baa-ack! Kate Upton's vintage Houston Astros jackets are back in stockon January 7, 2023 at 12:01 am
While in Houston, the supermodel and wife of former Astros pitcher Justin Verlander created a lot of buzz over her Astros gear and some sold out.
- US will let Astros sluggers play for Cuba in World Baseball Classicon December 27, 2022 at 6:50 pm
Yordan Alvarez and José Abreu are just a few of the MLB sluggers allowed to play for the Cuban team in March during the World Baseball Classic.
- 'King and queen Tuck' | Astros star Kyle Tucker proposes to girlfriend Samantha Scotton December 24, 2022 at 10:36 pm
"Soooo… this happened!" Samantha Scott, Tucker's now-fiancée, said in the post announcing the proposal.
- Michael Brantley staying with Astros for a fifth seasonon December 21, 2022 at 5:09 pm
The outfielder signed a one-year deal to stay with the team.
- 'I'll always be grateful' | Justin Verlander gives heartfelt goodbye to Houstonon December 8, 2022 at 3:08 am
The 39-year-old right-handed pitcher reminisced on his time with the Astros with a video of some of his most iconic moments with the team.
- Six Astros selected to All-MLB Team, including four starterson December 6, 2022 at 2:52 am
Major League Baseball named 2B Jose Altuve, DH Yordan Alvarez, LHP Framber Valdez and RHP Justin Verlander to the first team.
- Justin Verlander deal with the Mets blows up on Twitter and Kate Upton is a common themeon December 5, 2022 at 11:43 pm
The tweets reacting to the 39-year-old's $86M deal with that other New York team (Sorry, not sorry, Yankees fans) are very entertaining.
- Reports: 3-time Cy Young winner Justin Verlander headed to the Metson December 5, 2022 at 11:41 pm
Last month, Verlander declined a $25 million option from the Astros five days after helping the team with its second World Series title.
- Astros sign 2020 AL MVP José Abreuon November 29, 2022 at 3:07 am
Abreu, 35, has spent his entire 9-year career with the Chicago White Sox. He is a career .292 hitter with 243 homers.
- Astros ace Justin Verlander named 2022 AL Comeback Player of the Yearon November 22, 2022 at 11:56 pm
The award comes after Verlander missed nearly two seasons due to Tommy John surgery only to also be awarded the 2022 American League Cy Young Award.
- Astros players get new jewelry from Trae Tha Truth for winning World Serieson November 17, 2022 at 6:00 pm
Trae Tha Truth teamed up with Iceman Nick to give out some special diamond pendants with the throwback Astros logo.
- Astros ace Justin Verlander wins 2022 Americal League Cy Young Awardon November 17, 2022 at 1:05 am
It's Verlander's third time winning the American League Cy Young Award.
- Houston Astros bring back Rafael Montero on $34.5 million, 3-year dealon November 16, 2022 at 4:49 am
The 32-year-old right-hander gets $11.5 million in each of the next three seasons under the deal announced Tuesday.
- How to get a holiday photo with baseball's best mascot, the one and only Orbit!on November 15, 2022 at 6:11 pm
The World Series Champion Houston Astros are offering fans the chance to pose for pictures with Orbit the first weekend in December.
- World Series MVP Jeremy Peña, David Hensley take in Rockets game at the Toyota Centeron November 15, 2022 at 12:58 pm
The Astros star rookie got the crowd excited when he was spotlighted on the Jumbotron and tossed autographed baseballs to the crowd.