3/1/2015 | Pair of Matt Duffys creates double trouble
When Matt Duffy made his Major League debut for the Giants last Aug. 1, a certain Astros prospect started receiving congratulatory messages from a couple of his distant relatives. There was no confusion on his part, though. He knew exactly what was up.
3/1/2015 | Astros' prospects report for mini-camp duty
About 30 of the Astros' most promising prospects, including several members of the 2014 Draft class, reported to the Minor League complex at Osceola County Stadium on Sunday morning in advance of a mini-camp that begins Monday.
3/1/2015 | Astros keeping Gattis away from behind the plate
Evan Gattis has been sitting in on catchers meetings this spring, but don't expect to see the new Astros slugger behind the plate this season.
3/1/2015 | Wojciechowski pumped up to be healthy, competing
Right-hander Asher Wojciechowski may have been one of the most excited players to hit Astros camp this year, for no other reason than he was finally healthy after missing all of last year's camp with a strained right lat muscle.
3/1/2015 | McHugh in line to start Astros' Grapefruit League opener
With the Astros' Grapefruit League opener against the Phillies set for Thursday, manager A.J. Hinch said Sunday it's "trending towards" right-hander Collin McHugh starting the game on the mound for the Astros. Cliff Lee is set to start for Philadelphia.