The earliest start of the season, if I’m not mistaken!
by: Jimmy Price — SB Nation: The Crawfish Boxes 18h
On the same day the Astros learned Justin Verlander would need Tommy John Surgery, they took the field looking to create some good news of their own. Cristian Javier got the start for the Astros....
by: David Schoenfield, ESPN Senior Writer — ESPN 23h
The Cooperstown-worthy ace might have thrown his last pitch for Houston, but that might not be the only big change for the tarnished franchise.
by: Dan P — Chipalatta 19 Sep
In the modern world, our kids and grandkids are rewarded for just showing up. For the 2020 Astros, that is not good enough, but it appears that is where they are headed.
by: (AP) — San Antonio Express-News 19 Sep
HOUSTON (AP) - Koe Calhoun bateó dos jonrones para conducir el viernes a los Diamondbacks de Arizona hacia una victoria de 6-3 sobre Zack Greinke y los Astros de Houston. Calhoun logró su primer cuadrangular ante una recta de Greinke en el cuarto...
by: Noah Phalen — Sox On 35th 18 Sep
Now that the White Sox are in the playoffs for the first time since 2008, who are some of the teams they might match up against in the playoffs?
Extra Innings: Discussing the Mariners’ unexpected postseason hopes, the stepback and future free agent signings
by: Ryan Divish — The Seattle Times 18 Sep
Jordan Shusterman of the Cespedes Family BBQ brand and The Ringer's Baseball BBQ podcast joins the podcast
by: Michael Baumann — The Ringer 18 Sep
With just more than a week left in the regular season, any game—and really any play—could alter the playoff picture. And these guys are the most likely to make an outsize impact the rest of the way.
by: Associated Press — Daily Herald 18 Sep
The Diamondbacks will start Zac Gallen on Friday and the Astros are expected to counter with Zack Greinke
by: The Associated Press — Wisconsin State Journal 18 Sep
Arizona Diamondbacks (19-32, fifth in the NL West) vs. Houston Astros (25-25, second in the AL West)