Jeff Luhnow Sues Astros over Breach of Contract After Sign-Stealing Scandal

Patrick Semansky/Associated PressFormer Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow sued the organization Sunday, claiming breach of contract and saying owner Jim Crane and Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred negotiated a deal behind his back that cost him his job.Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reported the news, noting Luhnow said Crane and Manfred…Continue Reading

Astros vs. Rays: ALCS Game 6 live stream, TV channel, prediction, odds, watch MLB playoffs online

The ALCS between the Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays continues Friday with Game 6. The Astros extended the series with a Game 4 victory on Wednesday night and again with a win (in walk-off fashion) in Game 5 on Thursday. The Rays are still in control here, holding a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series.…Continue Reading

Rays Take 3-0 ALCS Lead over Jose Altuve, Astros with Game 3 Win

Jae C. Hong/Associated PressThe Tampa Bay Rays are one win from their first trip to the World Series since 2008.The Rays defeated the Houston Astros 5-2 in Tuesday’s Game 3 of the American League Championship Series at Petco Park in San Diego. Joey Wendle, Hunter Renfroe, Randy Arozarena and the bullpen led the way, helping their team…Continue Reading

Astros vs. Rays score: Live MLB playoff updates as Tampa looks to extend lead over Houston in ALCS Game 2

The Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays will continue their best-of-seven American League Championship Series on Monday afternoon at Petco Park in San Diego. The Rays jumped out to a 1-0 series lead after winning a close Game 1 on Sunday. The Astros will start right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. for Game 2. McCullers lasted just four innings…Continue Reading

Astros’ George Springer Diagnosed with Contusion After X-Ray on Elbow Injury

Matt York/Associated PressHouston Astros star George Springer suffered a left elbow contusion after being hit by a pitch in Monday night’s game against the Los Angeles Angels.Springer exited the game after being hit by a pitch from Angels right-hander Jacob Barnes in the bottom of the sixth inning. He was 0-for-3 with two strikeouts in…Continue Reading

Astros Rumors: Joe Smith Becomes 14th Player to Opt out of 2020 MLB Season

Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated PressHouston Astros relief pitcher Joe Smith reportedly became the 14th MLB player to opt out of the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.CBS Sports’ Jim Bowden reported the update Wednesday.Smith has emerged as a crucial piece of the Astros’ bullpen since being signed in December 2017. He compiled a 3.06 ERA and…Continue Reading

Astros’ Alex Bregman Reportedly Hires Scott Boras as Agent

Patrick Semansky/Associated PressHouston Astros third baseman Alex Bregman has reportedly hired Scott Boras as his new agent after parting ways with Brodie Scoffield in May.Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reported the update Friday and noted Boras also represents the Astros’ Jose Altuve and Lance McCullers Jr.Bregman decided to switch agents after Tidal Sports, founded…Continue Reading