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  • Chris Tillman's solid start helps stop losing streak as Orioles beat Astros, 4-1, for 'needed' win

    Chris Tillman's solid start helps stop losing streak as Orioles beat Astros, 4-1, for 'needed' win
    HOUSTON — The Orioles' offense didn't exactly erupt against the Houston Astros on Saturday afternoon, but it was productive enough to finally scrape out a much-needed win three days into their trip to Texas. These Orioles have drawn their share of...
  • Four homers propel Orioles to 6-5 Grapefruit League win over Pirates

    Four homers propel Orioles to 6-5 Grapefruit League win over Pirates
    SARASOTA, Fla. -- The Orioles hit a spring-high four homers off Pittsburgh Pirates pitching Friday afternoon in a 6-5 win at Ed Smith Stadium. It was the Orioles' sixth victory in seven  Grapefruit League games this spring. Second baseman Brian Roberts...
  • Arrieta strikes out 9 in spot start as Orioles beat Pirates, 7-1

    Arrieta strikes out 9 in spot start as Orioles beat Pirates, 7-1
    For one brief moment Wednesday while fielding questions in front of his locker after the Orioles' 7-1 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates, right-hander Jake Arrieta allowed his tough-guy, super-competitive guard down. Yes, he admitted, he needed this. He...
  • Astros' Singleton continues to struggle

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH HOUSTON -- Astros first baseman Jon Singleton struck out four times in four plate appearances on Thursday night against the Cleveland Indians and, given his woeful stretch of hitting,...
  • Astros' offense piles up strikeouts

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH HOUSTON -- After Indians right-hander Carlos Carrasco laid waste to the Houston Astros with a rare 12-strikeout, sub-100-pitch complete game Wednesday night, it was easy to forget that...
  • Astros' Altuve establishing new standard?

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH HOUSTON -- In the aftermath of Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve establishing a new club record for hits in a single season came the next logical question: Can Altuve reach 200...
  • Astros shut down Springer for rest of season

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH HOUSTON -- After weeks of debating and aggravating back and forth, the Astros decided to shut down rookie outfielder George Springer with a dozen games remaining in the regular season....
  • Kluber strikes out 14 as Indians defeat Astros

    The Sports Xchange By MoiseKapenda Bower, The Sports Xchange Kluber strikes out 14 as Indians defeat Astros HOUSTON -- Indians right-hander Corey Kluber and catcher Yan Gomes have established such exceptional synergy working in concert this season that...
  • Astros keep taking small steps forward

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH HOUSTON -- With their 3-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Monday night, the Houston Astros improved to 27-27 since the All-Star break and inched closer to capping a remarkable...
  • Astros streaking goes under radar

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH ANAHEIM, Calif. -- While most of the baseball world has taken notice of the Los Angeles Angels' recent hot streak, the Houston Astros have been just as hot. Heading into Friday's series...
  • Altuve first Astro with 200 hits since 1998

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Houston Astros - INSIDE PITCH SEATTLE -- Second baseman Jose Altuve had one historic hit Wednesday night, and now he's looking for another. After going hitless in his first nine at-bats of the Seattle series,...
  • Astros take series from Mariners

    Astros take series from Mariners SEATTLE -- On a night when teammate Nick Tropeano earned the win in his major league debut, Houston second baseman Jose Altuve made a different kind of history while leading the Astros to a 5-2 triumph over the...