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2017 Schedule
74-47, 1st in AL West
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Lamb hits a solo shot for 26th HR (0:19)
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Descalso races for inside-the-park HR (0:44)
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Texas loves the long ball

Aaron Judge may have smacked a 457-foot moon shot, but two of the five longest home runs hit on Wednesday came off the bat of Carlos Beltran and Adrian Beltre, who both play for Texas teams.

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Goldschmidt crushes 29th home run (0:29)
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Reddick homers in Astros' win (0:18)
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Year of the long ball

MLB fans have been treated to a season full of hitters showing off their power at the plate. The influx of home runs has put the Astros, Nationals and a few other teams on pace to shatter their respective franchise records for HRs hit in a single season.

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Breakout hitting prospects of 2017: Derek Fisher

There was risk entering the season that Fisher would be a guy who can't field enough for center or hit enough to be a plus in a corner outfield spot, but his power surge this year has helped change that projection.

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Altuve loves hitting on the road

Jose Altuve, who leads baseball with a .363 average, is an even better hitter away from Minute Maid Park. With a .418 road batting average this season, the Astros 2B has put himself in historic company.

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Stanton continues HR streak with 432-foot shot

Joey Gallo hit Tuesday's longest home run, but Giancarlo Stanton remains the talk of the town after hitting a 432-foot homer against the Giants to extend his HR streak to six games.

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Blackmon, Springer hit rare milestone

With RBIs being partially dependent on opportunity, racking them up as a leadoff man is no easy task. George Springer drove in his 70th run of the season Tuesday to join an exclusive club. Charlie Blackmon did so in late July, after also accomplishing the feat in 2016.

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Astros-Diamondbacks a battle of best in interleague

The D-backs' win over the Astros on Monday gave them the edge as the best team in interleague play. Their series continues Tuesday afternoon, as Houston's Brad Peacock opposes Arizona's Anthony Banda.

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MLB's 2017 All-Surprise Team: Marwin Gonzalez

Gonzalez has started at five positions this season, as his bat has made it necessary for Houston to keep him in the lineup. He can thank a reduced chase rate for his improvement.

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The Class-A NY-Penn League inducts 3 Hall of Famers before its All-Star Game Tue. night in Troy, NY -- Buck Showalter, who began managing at 29 with the champion Oneonta Yankees; Tri-City ValleyCats owner Bill Gladstone, who brought the team to Troy; & the late Warner Fusselle, a This Week in Baseball legend who broadcast every game of the Brooklyn Cyclones' first 11 seasons & the league's 1st A-S Game.

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Power Rankings: Stros slide a spot

While we wait and see what the Astros do about their problems on the mound and in the clubhouse, there are still positives. Namely, Jose Altuve.

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BBTN: Red Sox Youngsters Carry Day, Harper Injury, More

Keith Law talks to Jerry Crasnick and Eric Karabell about Bryce Harper's injury and its consequences, Boston's young stars, Houston's acquisition of Tyler Clippard and more. Plus, Todd Radom unveils the 7th best logo in MLB history and provides the latest installment of uniform trivia.

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Ranking contender managers: A.J. Hinch

The Astros have been out in front in the super bullpen revolution (ex. Chris Devenski), and Hinch is a new-age manager representing new-age thinking.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs6911st
Batting Average.2891st
On Base Percentage.3531st
Slugging Percentage.4961st
Earned Run Average4.2413th
Quality Starts47Tied-23rd
WHIP1.2910th
BAA.2426th

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