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Astros Minor League Roster Moves/Transactions

There have been a ton of Astros minor league roster moves since I last checked in so here goes ...<p><b>OKLAHOMA CITY/HOUSTON</b><br>8/4 - LHP <b>Luis Cruz</b> assigned …

Luhnow acknowledges Astros' security system far from impenetrable

The Astros' front office, which has touted its proprietary technology and data with greater zeal than any other in baseball, was embarrassed Monday …

Astros trade Chambers to Blue Jays for two players

Adron Chambers, signed by the Astros in the offseason, has been pushed off the roster with Preston Tucker moving up to AAA and traded to the Blue …

Top of Draft unclear as three pitchers vie to be No. 1

It was supposed to be a no-brainer, one of those years when there was no doubt who the No. 1 pick in the Draft would be. The Astros, picking first …

George Springer gets the call he’s been waiting for - Ultimate Astros

Aggressive Springer in the swing of things

LAKELAND, Fla. - George Springer was 7 during the summer of 1997, when a young outfielder named Torii Hunter was playing for the Class AA New Britain …

Astros call up highly touted prospect Springer

HOUSTON -- Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said he had been thinking about calling up outfield prospect George Springer for several days prior to …

chicken phở

Last week, when the polar vortex, something that ought to be a frozen rum cocktail with an umbrella on top, but is sadly anything but, had begun to …

Hervé This' Chocolate Mousse Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> It took a brilliant, adventurous chemist to discover the simplest way to make chocolate mousse at home. Hervé This, the father of molecular gastronomy, discovered how to make a flawless, creamy chocolate mousse out of just chocolate and water.<p>This all happens fast as the mixture …

How to Make Bread Pudding Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: If you have bread and a touch of creativity, you're only a hop, a skip, and a jump away from bread pudding</i> …

Breakfast

Nigel Slater's Really Good Spaghetti Bolognese

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: A</i> <i>ragù that works around your schedule -- and might even be better than Nonna's, thanks to a secret ingredient or four.</i><p>It you're looking to make a correct …

Cooking

Chewy Molasses Cookies

makes 2½ dozen<p>In this recipe, molasses keeps these cookies magically fresh and chewy for days.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon ground ginger<p>¾ teaspoon ground cardamom<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Dessert

How the French Do Eggs Benedict

You fancy, huh?<p>Eggs Benedict has a serious identity problem: it's got an English muffin, Canadian bacon, and the decidedly French Hollandaise sauce. That's a whole lotta nationalities for such a little brunch item.<p>But wait a minute, let's run with this French thing... Swap out English muffin for …

Breakfast

The Whiskey Sour

<i>When he's not busy running the cocktail program at New York City's Maialino, Erik Lombardo is giving us the rundown on all things spirits -- and showing us the best ways to drink them.</i><p><i>Today: A classic whiskey sour to set all other whiskey sours straight.</i><p>Before the revolution (that’s what I’m …

Beer Battered Fish Tacos with Mango Margarita Salsa and Jalapeño Crema

Beer Battered Fish Tacos with Margarita Mango Salsa and Jalapeño Crema.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 24, 2014 99<p>Let me tell you a little secret.<p>We have still …

Astros claim Alex Presley, DFA Raul Valdes

On Thursday, the Astros announced a roster move that shook up its 25-man roster slightly. Houston claimed outfielder Alex Presley off waivers and …

Lucas Harrell, Dallas Keuchel named Astros starters - Ultimate Astros