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Surging A's ride another comeback to series win over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) Mark Canha’s two-RBI single in Oakland’s three-run eighth inning lifted the Athletics to a 6-4 win over the Houston Astros on Thursday. The Athletics fell behind early but cut the lead to one with a three-run fifth. An RBI double by Matt Chapman tied it with no outs in eighth before Canha’s single off Chris Devenksi (2-2) with ...

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Report: Astros discussing Ramos trade with Rays

In the wake of Brian McCann‘s injury likely keeping him on the shelf into mid-August, the Houston Astros could be looking at a backup plan behind the plate. The Astros have reportedly been in contact with the <a data-in-app-uri="thescore:///mlb/teams/5" href="… MLB | theScore

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Astros demote closer Giles to Triple-A

The Astros optioned closer Ken Giles to Triple-A Fresno and recalled left-hander Cionel Perez from Double-A Corpus Christi on Wednesday. Giles has surrendered 36 hits and 17 earned runs over 30 2/3 innings in 2018. He carries a 4.99 ERA with 12 saves in 34 games, but has only one save in nine appearances since June 17. … MLB News ...

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Correa not ready to return as Astros host Athletics (Jul 08, 2018)

HOUSTON – Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa missed his 12th consecutive game on Sunday and suddenly faces the possibility of being sidelined for the remainder of the current homestand. Correa, placed on the 10-day disabled list with lower back soreness on June 26, was originally slated to return to action for the Astros’ 11-game homestand that preceded the All-Star break ...

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Report: Astros interested in Jose Abreu

Primarily monitoring the bullpen market, the Houston Astros are reportedly flirting with the Chicago White Sox over first baseman Jose Abreu and could pivot to acquire the slugger, according to <a href="htt… MLB | theScore

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Astros summon Tucker, MLB's No. 8 prospect

The Astros have recalled outfielder Kyle Tucker from Triple-A Fresno, has learned, with outfielder Jake Marisnick being optioned in a corresponding move. Tucker, the club’s top prospect, according to MLB Pipeline, and the <span class="token token-hyperLink" id="token-D3E7392C380… MLB News Index

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