HOUSTON (AP) — Michael Brantley is back with the Houston Astros after signing a two-year, $32 million contract. The left fielder said he was close to leaving to play for the Toronto Blue Jays, but has “unfinished business” with the Astros after they came short of winning a title in his first two seasons in Houston.
By MARK DIDTLER Associated Press ST PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Yonny Chirinos covered splendidly for Tampa Bay’s taxed bullpen, Austin Meadows hit his second homer and the Rays took three of four games from the […]
HOUSTON (AP) — Justin Verlander kept up his outstanding season with one of his toughest wins. Verlander struck out 12 in six solid innings, four Houston players hit solo home runs and the Astros held […]