Yuli Gurriel

Carlos Correa pulls off behind-the-back play | MLB.com

HOUSTON --Carlos Correa's three-run double in the first inning Wednesday night served as the icebreaker for an Astros team that had been struggling …

Carlos Correa

Astros hit 5 homers to end skid with 12-1 win over Rockies

HOUSTON (AP) — Throughout their five-game losing streak, the Houston Astros failed time and again to get a big hit when they needed it.<p>They didn't have that problem Wednesday night.<p>Evan Gattis and Tyler White hit two homers each, Yuli Gurriel added a two-run shot and the Astros broke out of their …

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Astros' bats erupt against Rockies | MLB.com

HOUSTON -- The Astros took out a week's worth of offensive frustration against the Rockies on Wednesday, slamming a season-high-tying four home runs, …

Houston Astros

GameThread No.116: Seattle Mariners at Houston Astros, August 9, 2018, 7:10 PM CDT

Join the conversation as James Paxton and Justin Verlander face off in the opener of a four-game series between the Astros and Mariners.Houston …

James Paxton

Rodriguez stellar, but late HR sinks Giants

SAN FRANCISCO -- The Giants had a lot going for them Monday night, including Dereck Rodriguez's smooth seven-inning effort and Brandon Crawford's …

San Francisco

James Paxton back to his dominant form, leading Mariners to a 2-0 victory over the Astros

One pitcher had dominant, perfect-game level stuff for five innings, and the other had winning-level shutout stuff for seven innings.<p>It was the …

Baseball

A joyful night at the ballpark: Paxton returns, leads the team to victory, 2-0

The recap is late tonight, and that is because three hours ago I was standing in the left field bleachers, handing out EH cards in the Maple Grove. …

Tweens

The Rangers' Jurickson Profar took a brutal cleat to the face and stayed in the game

Not much has gone right for the Texas Rangers this season. They’re last in the AL West, and even when seemingly good baseball things happen, the Rangers can end up paying the price.<p>Just ask Jurickson Profar.<p>Profar hit an RBI double in the sixth inning, and as he dove into second base, he took a …

Texas Rangers

Yuli Gurriel makes first career start at second amid Astros’ injury issues

Perhaps he never expected to find himself at the position, but Yuli Gurriel is, at least for the time being, playing second base for the Houston …

Disability

Astros shortstop Carlos Correa running and playing catch

Image 1of/14<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Injured Astros shortstop Carlos Correa ran and played catch before Sunday's game and will accompany the Astros on their …

San Francisco Bay Area

Yuli Gurriel making start at second base Sun.

Yuli Gurriel is making his first ever start at second base in the majors on Sunday.<p>Gurriel played some second base in Cuba and Japan, but this is the …

Baseball

Houston Astros: Placing Yuli Gurriel at second base likely won’t work

The Houston Astros are going through a rough stretch of injuries, particularly with Jose Altuve who is now on the 10-Day DL with right knee soreness. …

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GameThread No.106: Texas Rangers at Houston Astros, July 28, 2018, 6:10 PM CDT

Houston Astros (67-38) vs. Texas Rangers (43-62), July 28, 2018, 7:10 PM CDT<p>Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM<p>Online: MLB.TV<p>Rangers SBNation Blog: …

Texas Rangers

Yuli Gurriel gets first call to replace Jose Altuve at second

Yuli Gurriel got the start at second base Sunday for the Astros against the Texas Rangers, but manager A.J. Hinch said Alex Bregman, Tony Kemp and …

Baseball

Astros Explode in Extras to Beat the Rockies, 8-2

1 week ago<p>Tony Kemp drove in the go-ahead run with an RBI single that was a part of a six run 10th inning for the Astros. The offense pounded out …

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GameThread No.103: Houston Astros at Colorado Rockies, July 24, 2018 7:40 PM CDT

Colorado Rockies (53-46) vs. Houston Astros (66-36), July 24, 2018, 7:40 PM CDT<p>Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM<p>Online: MLB.TV<p>Rockies SBNation …

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GameThread No.102: Houston Astros at Los Angeles Angels, July 22, 2018 3:07 PM CDT

Los Angeles Angels (49-50) vs. Houston Astros (66-35), July 22, 2018, 3:07 PM CDT<p>Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM<p>Online: MLB.TV<p>Angels SBNation …

Los Angeles

Astros' Marwin Gonzalez entrenched at shortstop during Carlos Correa's absence

Image 1of/12<p>Caption<p>Close<p>ANAHEIM, Calif. -- With Carlos Correa sidelined indefinitely by a back injury, Marwin Gonazlez will continue to see the bulk …

San Francisco Bay Area

GameThread No.101: Houston Astros at Los Angeles Angels, July 21, 2018 6:15 PM CDT

Los Angeles Angels (49-49) vs. Houston Astros (65-35), July 21, 2018, 6:15 PM CDT<p>TV: FOX<p>Radio: KBME 790, La Ranchera 850 AM<p>Angels SBNation Blog: …

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Gurriel's terrific diving grab | 07/21/2018 | MLB.com

Yuli Gurriel reacts quickly to Justin Upton's liner and makes a fantastic diving catch to end the 4th inning

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Yuli's snag denies Halos first hit vs. Keuchel

ANAHEIM -- A terrific diving catch by Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel to rob Justin Upton to end the fourth inning helped preserve Dallas Keuchel's …

Houston Astros

Keuchel and Bregman Lead Astros to 3-0 Win

2 weeks ago<p>The Houston Astros pounded out 11 hits in their 3-0 victory over the visiting Detroit Tigers Friday night. Alex Bregman hit his 20th home …

Houston Astros

Recap: HOU 12, CWS 6 | 07/07/2018 | MLB.com

Daily Recap: Alex Bregman and Max Stassi each recorded three hits, while Yuli Gurriel homered and drove in four runs in the Astros' 12-6 win

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Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 sleeper hitters for Week 16 feature Yuli Gurriel, Albert Almora

With so many teams playing eight games this week, where else are you going to look for sleepers? Scott White gives you his favorite 10.<p><b>More: Week 16</b> …

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Yuli Gurriel's Walk-off Hit Wins it For The Astros

3 weeks ago<p>With the game tied at three and one out in the bottom of the 9th, Yuli Gurriel hit a walk-off RBI single to give the Astros a 4-3 win over …

Chicago White Sox

Astros AM Breakdown: Examining Yuli Gurriel in key situations

The Astros won a baseball game over the White Sox thanks to a walk-off single by Yuli Gurriel. This is the sentence that truly matters in light of …

Baseball

Yuli Gurriel's walkoff single sends Astros past White Sox

Image 1of/59<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Yuli Gurriel delivered a bases-loaded, run-scoring single in the bottom of the ninth inning Thursday night to give the Astros …

San Francisco Bay Area

Astros: Let’s vote Yuli Gurriel into the 2018 All-Star Game

Let’s vote for Yuli Gurriel to join the Astros going to DC for the 2018 All-Star Game.<p>With about 12 hours left to vote in your favorite Astros for …

Baseball

Game Recap: Astros Over Rangers in 10, 5-4

Starting pitcher and probable All-Star Gerrit Cole struggled tonight, but while his team battled back, Cole battled to keep the score close.<p>He only …

Chicago White Sox

Astros' Yuli Gurriel returns from paternity leave for series finale against Rays

Image 1of/12<p>Caption<p>Close<p>ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — After three games away, Yuli Gurriel returned from the paternity leave list for Sunday's series finale …

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