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Astros’ star Altuve searching for more in 2015

This 2015, file photo shows Jose Altuve of the Houston Astros baseball team. Altuve hit .341 to become the first Astro to win a batting title and broke a franchise record by piling up 225 hits last season. Despite those numbers the thing the Astros like most about the second baseman is that he's focused on being even better this year. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

KISSIMMEE, Florida (AP) — Jose Altuve hit .341, became the first Houston player to win a batting title and set a team record with 225 hits in 2014.

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Harden’s 33 points leads Rockets over Cavs 105-103 in OT

Houston Rockets' James Harden (13) shoots in front of Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Sunday, March 1, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — James Harden has been putting up MVP-caliber numbers all season for the Houston Rockets.

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Jones has season-best 26 points as Rockets beat Nets 102-98

Houston Rockets' Terrence Jones (6) is fouled by Brooklyn Nets' Thaddeus Young as he shoots during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Terrence Jones isn’t where he was before an extended absence because of a leg injury.

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