Houston Astros

Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals reacts to a strikeout during the first inning of a spring training game against the Houston Astros at Osceola County Stadium on March 10, 2015 in Kissimmee, Florida.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Astros Squeak Past Cards, 7-6

Manager Mike Matheny happy with top of lineup production so far

03/10/2015

Cardinals hat field spring training

Cards Improve to 2-0 This Spring

Marco Gonzales & Tommy Pham star in 5-2 win

03/06/2015

Colby Rasmus #28 of the Toronto Blue Jays breaks his bat in the first inning during MLB game action against the Boston Red Sox on July 23, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Astros Sign Colby Rasmus

Former Cardinals outfielder reunited with former Cards minor league coordinator Jeff Luhnow

01/20/2015

Reliever Pat Neshek #41 of the St. Louis Cardinals pitches against the Miami Marlins in the eighth inning at Busch Stadium on July 4, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Cardinals beat the Marlins 3-2.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cards Lose Pat Neshek To Astros

Houston signs All-Star reliever, plus former Cardinals minor leaguer Luke Gregerson

12/10/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/29/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 6: Jonathan Villar #6 of the Houston Astros dives back to first base against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on September 6, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Jonathan Villar’s Speed An Important Asset For Astros

Despite mediocre hitting, Jonathan Villar has too much speed to keep out of the Astros’ lineup.

03/25/2014

New York Mets v St Louis Cardinals

Cards Double Up Astros, 6-3

Matt Holliday homered, as did Jhonny Peralta & Matt Adams.

03/23/2014

Xavier Scruggs in 2014 Spring Training action (Getty/Joel Auerbach)

Cards Hang On to Beat Astros 6-4

Michael Wacha’s pitching & Xavier Scruggs’ hitting were keys to victory.

03/14/2014

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