Latest Josh Reddick News

Reddick has 5 hits, Miley wins 14th as Astros sweep KC

Sep. 15, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — This time, Wade Miley stared down first-inning adversity. Miley bounced back from two disastrous starts with six strong innings and Josh Reddick's career-best five hits included a two-run homer Sunday as the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 12-3, completing a three-game...

Cole wins 17th, Springer's HR lifts Astros over Royals 4-1

Sep. 14, 2019 1:00 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — George Springer turned a night of frustration into a ninth-inning celebration. Springer hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the ninth inning, Gerrit Cole win his 13th straight decision and the Houston Astros beat the Kansas City Royals 4-1 Friday night to stop a three-game losing...

Olson, Athletics top Astros 3-2, take over AL wild-card lead

Sep. 13, 2019 12:41 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Oakland Athletics left Houston feeling pretty good on Thursday night after taking three of four games from the imposing Astros as they look to lock down a playoff spot. Matt Olson hit a two-run homer to back a solid start by Homer Bailey and the Athletics beat the Astros 3-2 to take over...

Verlander gets MLB-best 18th win as Astros down Seattle 2-1

Sep. 7, 2019 11:27 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Astros continued their dominance against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night behind another strong start by ace Justin Verlander. Verlander pitched seven strong innings to get his MLB-leading 18th win in his first start since throwing his third no-hitter to lead the Astros to...

Reddick homers again as Astros beat Mariners 7-4

Sep. 7, 2019 1:05 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The way Josh Reddick is hitting home runs, injured teammate George Springer might never get his pants back. Reddick hadn't hit a homer since June 28 before Thursday's game so when Springer, who is out with a concussion, suggested Reddick wear his pants in hopes that of some of his home...

Brantley homers in 13th, Astros rally past Mariners 11-9

Sep. 6, 2019 12:40 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — When the Houston Astros fell behind by seven runs in the second inning Thursday night, it would have been easy for them to starting looking toward their next game. But for a team eyeing a World Series championship that was never even a thought. "I think that's what makes a team special, a...

Brewers top Houston 4-2; Greinke loses 1st with Astros

Sep. 3, 2019 11:35 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Houston had a tough night. Zack Greinke was disappointed after getting beat, and all the Astros were concerned about losing teammate George Springer. Greinke lost his first game since joining Houston, giving up a three-run homer to Eric Thames as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Astros 4-2...

Springer HR, 4 RBIs as Astros beat Blue Jays 7-4

Aug. 30, 2019 11:53 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — George Springer's pure swing produced some impressive power for the Houston Astros. Springer homered and drove in four runs as Houston beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 Friday night, the Astros' 10th win in 12 games following a five-game losing streak. Springer's 29th homer was a three-run...

Choi hits key double, Rays rally past Astros 9-8

Aug. 29, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Astros had the Rays on the ropes, threatening to hand Tampa Bay a fifth straight loss in the thick of a postseason race. The Rays got themselves right in time to salvage a win. Ji-Man Choi put Tampa Bay ahead with a two-run double in the seventh, Travis d'Arnaud homered and drove in...

Altuve homers in big inning, Astros beat Angels 11-2

Aug. 25, 2019 6:34 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — The Astros finally began to barrel up baseballs in the eighth inning, and it seemed like they might never stop. Jose Altuve's career-high tying 24th home run capped a seven-run eighth after Framber Valdez grinded through six gritty innings, and Houston beat the Los Angeles Angels 11-2...