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Houston Astros infielders Alex Bregman (2) , Carlos Correa (1), Yuli Gurriel (10) and Jose Altuve stand during a pitching change against the Washington Nationals during the eighth inning in game seven of the 2019 World Series at Minute Maid Park.
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Associated Press
January 21, 2020 - 12:31 pm
By BEN WALKER AJ Hinch, Alex Cora and Carlos Beltrán lost their jobs in the wake of the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scam, leaving three teams without managers three weeks before the start of spring training. On and off the field, the fallout from one of the biggest scandals in Major League...
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Dan Mennella
January 18, 2020 - 2:32 pm
While several figures from the 2017 Astros have lost jobs over their involvement in the cheating scandal engulfing baseball, one of Houston's most recognizable players has spoken out for the first time. Third baseman Alex Bregman, addressing the situation with reporters on Saturday at a team-...
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Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) scores a run against the Washington Nationals in the first second in game six of the 2019 World Series at Minute Maid Park.
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Brandon Scott
January 16, 2020 - 2:17 pm
George Springer and the Astros reached a one-year, $21 million deal for 2020, avoiding arbitration, multiple outlets are reporting. The outfielder's deal makes Springer the fifth-highest arbitration salary in history, according to MLB.com . Springer and the Astros ultimately agreed on a salary...
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Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora speaks to the media during the MLB Winter Meetings at Manchester Grand Hyatt.
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Associated Press
January 14, 2020 - 7:04 pm
The Mets have not commented on Carlos Beltrán’s status
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Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow speaks during media availability at the Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia.
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Brandon Scott
January 13, 2020 - 4:56 pm
It remains unclear who will replace Luhnow and manager A.J. Hinch
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Houston Astros relief pitcher Will Harris throws against the Washington Nationals during the seventh inning of Game 3 of the baseball World Series, in Washington.
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Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 11:33 pm
Harris acknowledged feeling uneasy when the Nationals first approached him
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his 1968 file photo shows St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Curt Flood. Flood set off the free-agent revolution 50 years ago Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2019, with a 128-word letter to baseball Commissioner Bowie Kuhn, two paragraphs that pretty much ended the career
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Associated Press
December 24, 2019 - 8:36 am
Flood broke with the sport’s culture of conformity and refused to accept the Cardinals’ right to deal him
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Houston Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (45) throws against the New York Yankees during the second inning of game three of the 2019 ALCS playoff baseball series at Yankee Stadium.
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Brandon Scott
December 10, 2019 - 11:25 pm
The deal is the most ever for a pitcher in Major League Baseball
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Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch (right) laughs with Astros starting pitcher Gerrit Cole (center) and Astros starting pitcher Justin Verlander (left) prior to their workouts at The Ballparks of the Palm Beaches.
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Brandon Scott
December 10, 2019 - 5:08 pm
The six Astros are the most of any team selected to the 2019 All-MLB team
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MLB commissioner Rob Manfred
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Associated Press
November 21, 2019 - 3:58 pm
Manfred fined the Red Sox in September 2017 for using an Apple Watch to steal signals from Yankees catchers
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