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2019 Schedule
107-55, 1st in AL West
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10h

Astros' Altuve confident 'everything will be fine'

While second baseman Jose Altuve was open and eager to address the sign-stealing scandal at the Astros' winter fan festival, third baseman Alex Bregman was stoic and stingy with his words as the team sets its sights on spring training.

Altuve, Bregman mum on cheating allegations (1:30)
12h
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19hESPN

Survey: Fans want Astros players punished too

More than half of MLB fans believe Astros players should have been penalized along with team management in the aftermath of the sign-stealing scandal, according to an online survey conducted on behalf of ESPN.

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1dJesse Rogers

Darvish now asks: Were Astros stealing off me?

In the aftermath of the Astros' cheating scandal, a big question lingers for former Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish, who was rocked by Houston during the 2017 World Series: "Was I tipping [pitches], or were they stealing [signs]?"

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1d

Astros' owner expects to hire manager by Feb. 3

Houston Astros owner Jim Crane said Friday that he expects to hire a manager to replace AJ Hinch by Feb. 3. Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow were fired Monday after both were suspended by Major League Baseball for the team's sign-stealing scandal.

Stephen A.: MLB should take away Astros' World Series trophy (1:16)
2d
Flashback: Altuve protecting jersey on walk-off HR to send Astros to World Series (0:36)
2d
Olney: Astros players deny wearing devices to cheat (1:01)
2d
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2dAlden Gonzalez

MLB: No evidence Astros used wearable devices

Major League Baseball said Thursday that its investigation into stealing signs found no evidence that any Astros players wore electronic devices that would have notified them of certain pitches, including during the 2019 season.

Stefano Fusaro ESPN 

The Astros will interview Cubs 3rd base coach Will Venable tomorrow for their vacant manager position.

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Social media has been ablaze today with wild conspiracy theories about Astros hitters wearing buzzers that notified them of which pitch was coming, particularly in 2019. In response to that, MLB said it "explored wearable devices during the investigation but found no evidence to substantiate it."

2d

Baseball Tonight: Buster Onley and Marly Rivera discuss the Mets and Carlos Beltrán parting ways

Buster Olney talks to ESPN national baseball writer Marly Rivera in the wake of the Mets parting ways with Carlos Beltrán. They discuss how the Mets got to this point, what Beltrán should do to move past this (7:03), why the timing worked out for the Mets, A.J. Hinch being available in 2021 (15:46), Alex Cora being labeled a cheater and what the reaction will be around baseball when the season starts (20:42).

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3d

Mets agree to part ways with manager Beltran

Carlos Beltran, before beginning his first season on the job with the New York Mets, became the third MLB manager to lose his job as a result of the Astros' sign-stealing scandal, joining AJ Hinch and Alex Cora.

3d

ESPN Daily: The Sign-Stealing Fall Of A Star Manager

Red Sox manager Alex Cora is out on sign-stealing allegations from the MLB. The charges date back to 2017, when he was the bench coach for the Houston Astros. It's a stunning downfall for a man considered one of the most talented young managers in the game. ESPN baseball insider Buster Olney joins Mina Kimes to explore Cora's career, and his role in this huge baseball scandal.

Teixeira sides with CC: Yanks were cheated (0:47)
4d

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Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average3.663rd
Quality Starts891st
WHIP1.136th
BAA.2212nd
Runs9203rd
Batting Average.2741st
On Base Percentage.3521st
Slugging Percentage.4951st