Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.
George Springer got his first game with the Houston Astros out of the way on Wednesday night.
HOUSTON (CBS Connecticut/AP) – Prized prospect and former UConn standout George Springer says he will join the Houston Astros from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Wednesday. The 24-year-old outfielder from New Britain had 37 homers and […]
Despite mediocre hitting, Jonathan Villar has too much speed to keep out of the Astros’ lineup.
David Robertson got the save as Mariano Rivera looked on, and the New York Yankees got a glimpse of their future in a 3-2 win over Houston on Friday night that sent the Astros to their team-record 13th consecutive loss.
HOUSTON (AP) _ The Boston Red Sox keep finding ways to come back. A night after rallying from a five-run deficit to win, the Red Sox overcame a three-run deficit Wednesday, using Stephen Drew’s three-run […]
By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer HOUSTON (AP) _ Jacoby Ellsbury homered twice and Jonny Gomes added a three-run shot and the Boston Red Sox rallied from a five-run deficit for a 15-10 win over […]
Brett Oberholtzer threw seven shutout innings, and L.J. Hoes scored twice to lead the Houston Astros to a 2-0 win over the Boston Red Sox on Monday.
Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.
BOSTON (AP) _ There was a little tension in Fenway Park when John Lackey’s return from the disabled list began with a 27-pitch first inning. Lackey quickly eased the fears _ including some of his […]