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Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest

It's a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams

Beltran returns to Houston in very different role

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) The last time Carlos Beltran shared a team with Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch they were playing together with the Royals in 2002.

Astros: 4 Rookie hitters who will have big roles in 2017

A look at four rookies who could have significant roles on the 2017 Houston Astros roster expected to go deep in the playoffs. It's a veteran team, but...

Correa must wait to get going after wisdom teeth removal

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) It's easy to see that Carlos Correa doesn't feel well from across the Houston Astros clubhouse. His face is partially obscured by the hood of a bright orange sweatshirt he

Astros: What if I told you Brad Peacock makes OD roster?

The Houston Astros may carry Brad Peacock on the opening day roster ton not lose him before they can see what he can offer.

Addition of vets leaves Astros with ‘sky high’ expectations

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) Carlos Beltran met with Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve this offseason to pick their brains about the ins and outs of the Houston Astros. They talked about players, coaches

Marwin Gonzalez, Astros finalize $3,725,000, 1-year contract

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) First baseman Marwin Gonzalez and the Houston Astros have finalized a one-year contract worth $3,725,000, a deal that avoided salary arbitration. The deal, announced Thurs

Astros Spring Questions: What’s in a lineup?

Is it worth trying to predict an "everyday" lineup for the Astros?

Photo Gallery: Astros return to the field

The next best thing to actual baseball right?

Starting Nine: Astros Opening Day Roster Predictions

TCB staff takes a crack at naming the Astros opening day roster.