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JOSE ALTUVE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Astros Begin to Gain Momentum

After a slow start to the 2016 season, the Houston Astros have finally picked up some momentum. On Wednesday night, the Astros collected back to back victories for the first time this season as they beat the Minnesota Twins in the rubber game of the series by a score of 14-6, improving their season record to 10-18. In what was only their second series victory of the season, the Astros...
Via Hot Stove MLB
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Near-cycle built for two: Altuve, Correa 3B shy

Jose Altuve, Jason Castro and Carlos Correa each homered, with Altuve and Correa adding a single and a double, to lead the Astros to consecutive wins for the first time this season in a 16-4 rout of the Twins on Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park.
Via Astros.com
17 hours ago

Dozier's homer not enough after pitchers falter

Jose Altuve, Jason Castro and Carlos Correa each homered, with Altuve and Correa adding a single and a double, to lead the Astros to consecutive wins for the first time this season in a 16-4 rout of the Twins on Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park.
Via Twins.com
17 hours ago

Hinch riding out his players' slumps

With the exception of Jose Altuve and George Springer, the Astros have been a lineup of streaks so far this season.
Via Astros.com
21 hours ago

Altuve homers to back Fister in Astros' 2-1 win over A's

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Jose Altuve homered leading off a game for the fourth time this season - one of just two hits by Houston - and the Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday to avoid a series sweep. Doug Fister (2-3) gave up one run over 6 2/3 innings to end his three-game losing streak. Fister walked one, struck out five and pitched out of a pair of early jams to win in...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Altuve paces Astros past Mariners, 7-4

SEATTLE (AP) Jose Altuve is convinced the struggling Houston Astros are about to get as hot as he is. Altuve opened the game with his third leadoff homer of the season, doubled twice and scored three runs to help the Astros avoid a sweep with a 7-4 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. ''Winning is always important to get your confidence up,'' said Altuve, who has...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Houston, We Have a Problem: Not On Craig’s Watch

I dig me some Jose Altuve.  A hitting machine.  A spark splug.  He spins up maximum performance from a tiny frame to the point of the supernatural.  But tonight against Boston, when Houston was down one in a three game series and my mighty mighty Stros were sucking like a Kirby vacuum cleaner, he failed. And it’s not about win or lose; it’s about team culture.  The home...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Altuve: Power Hitter

He’s listed at a generous 5-foot-6, and he’s never hit more than 15 homers, so when you look up and see that Jose Altuve has hit five home runs already this year, you really just want to shrug and sing a song of sample size. But if you’ve been watching for longer, you’ll have noticed that this has been a long time coming, and that under the hood we find reasons to believe...
Via Fangraphs
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jose Altuve Is Steadily Developing A Sustainable Power Stroke

The Houston Astros finished the 2015 season with 230 home runs, good for second in the Major Leagues and just two long balls behind the Toronto Blue Jays. With 22 home runs as a team so far in 2016, tying them for third in the Majors, the 'Stros are picking up right where they left off last season. In 15 games, two players are tied for the team's leader in homers at five. One...
Via The Sports Quotient
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Jake Marisnick made a Jose Altuve short urinal joke

No matter how old he is nor how good he gets, Jose Altuve will probably never stop hearing short jokes. He even still gets them from teammates. Check out what Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick posted to Twitter Tuesday morning: @JoseAltuve27 pic.twitter.com/z6Lgg0HU8C — Jake Marisnick (@JSMarisnick) March 29, 2016   We get it, Altuve is short. No need for him to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 29, 2016  |  Discuss
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