Tag Archives: Marwin Gonzalez

Posted on July 7, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine The Houston Astros don’t exactly need a lot of help right now. But they may be about to get some anyway. On Saturday, the Astros called up outfielder Kyle Tucker, immediately putting him in the starting lineup during their win over the White Sox. Tucker is Houston’s […]

Posted on June 29, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Sometimes it feels like the only thing that can stop the Houston Astros from scoring runs is an injury. Well, they have one. Thursday, the Astros announced all-star shortstop Carlos Correa is heading to the 10-day DL because of a sore back. The 23-year old last played […]

Posted on February 28, 2018, by Bryan Zarpentine Due to Yulieski Gurriel being suspended during last year’s World Series, the Houston Astros knew they’d start the 2018 season without their first baseman. But now it looks like they’ll be without him for longer than anticipated. The Astros announced Wednesday that Gurriel has undergone surgery on the […]

Posted on October 16, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine Justin Verlander turned in a performance for the ages in Game 2 of the ALCS. It took him 124 pitches, but Verlander pitched a complete game against the Yankees, allowing just five hits to lead the Astros to their second consecutive 2-1 win and a 2-0 series […]

Posted on October 14, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The ALCS between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros got off to a great start in Game 1. Both Dallas Keuchel and Masahiro Tanaka pitched gems, perhaps forecasting a true heavy-weight fight over the next six games. In the end, an outfield assist from Marwin Gonzalez, […]

Posted on September 15, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The injury bug has bit the Houston Astros at an unfortunate time. The Astros announced Thursday night that Marisnick has a fractured right thumb that will require surgery. He will be sidelined for an estimated six to eight weeks. Such a timeline likely means his season is […]

Posted on September 3, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine After more than six weeks on the DL, Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa is back. The Astros activated Correa from the DL prior to Sunday’s series finale against the Mets. Correa’s return represents a huge piece of the puzzle back in place for the Astros. “It feels […]

Posted on July 18, 2017, by Bryan Zarpentine The Houston Astros have been dealt a serious blow. The club announced Tuesday that shortstop Carlos Correa is expected to miss the next six to eight weeks with a torn ligament in his left thumb. The 22-year old was forced out of Monday’s loss to the Mariners […]

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