Houston Astros

Trade deadline 2022: Astros acquire Baltimore’s Tri Mancini and Boston’s Christian Vasquez in separate deals

Houston, Texas — The Houston Astros have acquired first baseman/defender Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles as well as catcher Christian Vasquez of the Boston Red Sox, sources Jeff Bassan of ESPN reported. The Mancini deal, announced Monday by the Astros, is a three-team trade that also includes the Tampa Bay Rays. Besides Mancini, the …

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Trade deadline 2022: Astros acquire Baltimore’s Tri Mancini and Boston’s Christian Vasquez in separate deals

Houston, Texas — The Houston Astros have acquired first baseman/defender Trey Mancini of the Baltimore Orioles as well as catcher Christian Vasquez of the Boston Red Sox, sources Jeff Bassan of ESPN reported. The Mancini deal, announced Monday by the Astros, is a three-team trade that also includes the Tampa Bay Rays. Besides Mancini, the …

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Rosenthal: What would the Astros want for a novice? Why would a Padres shop for a jug

If the Astros complete their quest to trade one of the starting bowlers, they get no prospects in return. No, the Astros justify a move to his club by enlisting the help of the Major League, according to sources familiar with the team’s thinking. Ideally, this player will be a player or central player under …

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Rosenthal: What would the Astros want for a novice? Why would a Padres shop for a jug

If the Astros complete their quest to trade one of the starting bowlers, they get no prospects in return. No, the Astros justify a move to his club by enlisting the help of the Major League, according to sources familiar with the team’s thinking. Ideally, this player will be a player or central player under …

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Sweep Gives Astros Season Series Versus Yankees, But Aaron Boone Says ‘It Won’t Matter Until October’

HOUSTON — The Houston Astros opened the second half of the season by sweeping the New York Yankees with two heads on Thursday to move closer to the rankings than the team with the best record in baseball. Yordan Alvarez and Alex Bregman teamed up for five RBI’s as the Astros completed the sweep with …

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