Latest Wade Miley News

Left Out: Astros 1st WS team minus lefty pitcher since 1903

Oct. 22, 2019 7:39 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Something was left out when the Houston Astros submitted their World Series roster. Namely, left-handed pitchers. For the first time since the very first World Series in 1903, a team has no lefties on its Fall Classic staff. Instead, Houston has 12 pitchers, all right-handers. Lefties? Shut...

Hicks, Sabathia added to Yankees' ALCS roster vs. Astros

Oct. 12, 2019 1:29 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Aaron Hicks and CC Sabathia were added to the New York Yankees' roster for the AL Championship Series against Houston, replacing Tyler Wade and Luke Voit. The Astros added right-handed relievers Brad Peacock and Bryan Abreu to their ALCS roster and left off starter Wade Miley and utility man...

A capsule look at the Yankees-Astros playoff series

Oct. 11, 2019 8:42 PM EDT

A look at the best-of-seven American League Championship Series between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Saturday, at Houston, 8:08 p.m.; Game 2, Sunday, at Houston, 8:08 p.m.; Game 3, Tuesday, at New York, 4:08 p.m; Game 4, Wednesday, at New York, 8:08 p.m.: x-Game...

Rays pummel Greinke, Morton clutch vs Astros to win Game 3

Oct. 8, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Charlie Morton to the rescue, again. Kevin Kiermaier hit a go-ahead, three-run homer as Tampa Bay teed off on Zack Greinke, and the Rays got another clutch playoff performance from Morton to beat the Houston Astros 10-3 Monday and cut their AL Division Series deficit to 2-1....

Struggling LHP Miley included on Houston's ALDS roster

Oct. 4, 2019 11:51 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Starter Wade Miley made Houston's roster for the AL Division Series despite struggling for the last month. Miley's status for Houston's series against the Tampa Bay Rays was up in the air after the veteran left-hander had a 16.68 ERA in five starts in September. The Astros also included...

A capsule look at the Rays-Astros playoff series

Oct. 3, 2019 8:06 PM EDT

A look at the best-of-five American League Division Series between the Tampa Bay Rays and Houston Astros: ___ Schedule: (All times EDT) Game 1, Friday, at Houston, 2:05 p.m. (FS1); Game 2, Saturday, at Houston, 9:07 p.m. (FS1); Game 3, Monday, Oct. 7, at Tampa Bay, TBA (MLB); x-Game 4, Tuesday, Oct. 8, at Tampa...

Monsters of middle relief: Best bets from October bullpens

Sep. 30, 2019 2:59 AM EDT

It's been three years since Andrew Miller led the Cleveland Indians to the brink of a World Series championship by coming out of the bullpen early and often, and bulk work from relievers has been an October staple since. Whether it's Brewers All-Star Josh Hader stretching out for three innings or Astros ace...

Astros clinch home field in AL playoffs, beat Angels 4-0

Sep. 28, 2019 2:05 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Will Harris struck out the side with just nine pitches, and then the glowering Houston reliever did something even rarer than an immaculate inning. "Will never smiles — ever — on the field," Alex Bregman said. "He's always in a bad mood. That was the first time I've...

Angels outlast Astros 4-3 in 12, preventing Houston clinch

Sep. 27, 2019 3:31 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels made nine pitching changes, including seven in a four-inning span. Those pitchers grinded and fought and managed to keep the mighty Astros scoreless when they loaded the bases three times in the final five innings. The Angels refused to play like a team with...

Greinke loses no-hitter with 1 out in 9th, Astros blank M's

Sep. 26, 2019 1:36 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Zack Greinke still believes there would be some hassle if the day ever comes he throws a no-hitter. But he wants one, especially after coming agonizingly close to the first of his career. "There is some hassle to it, but I think I would have liked to have done it," Greinke said. Greinke came...