Posts Tagged Houston

Astros blow late lead in 6-5 loss to Blue Jays

Houston Astros relief pitcher Chad Qualls rests his head on the dugout rail after giving up a home run to Toronto Blue Jays' Nolan Reimold during the ninth inning of a baseball game Thursday, July 31, 2014, in Houston. The Blue Jays won 6-5. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Playing with a trade-depleted roster, Houston had a chance to cool off streaking Toronto. The bullpen just couldn’t shut the door on the powerful Blue Jays.

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Hammel fails again for Athletics in loss to Astros

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jason Hammel throws against the Houston Astros during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — In the first inning against Houston, Jason Hammel picked up right where he left off since coming to the Oakland Athletics.

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State panel delays vote on Astrodome designation

HOUSTON (AP) — A state historical panel on Wednesday delayed action on a proposal that would have given the Houston Astrodome extra protection from the wrecking ball, a move intended to give local officials more time to evaluate potential uses for the iconic structure.

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Astros P Zeid needs season-ending foot surgery

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston Astros reliever Josh Zeid will have season-ending surgery to address pain in both feet.

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Athletics rally for 6 runs in 9th, beat Astros 7-4

Oakland Athletics' Brandon Moss watches his RBI-single drop to score Jed Lowrie during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON (AP) — Brandon Moss was having a frustrating night before the ninth inning.

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