Twins' Plouffe, Santana named AL Co-Players of the Week

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

A pair of Minnesota Twins -- third baseman Trevor Plouffe and center fielder Danny Santana -- were named the American League Co-Players of the Week on Monday.

Oakland Athletics (77-53) at Houston Astros (55-77), 8:10 p.m. (ET)

| |Monday, Aug. 25, 2014

Jeff Samardzija will try to rebound from his worst start in an Oakland uniform on Monday evening as the Athletics play the first of three straight against the Houston Astros.

Recap: Cleveland vs. Houston

| |Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

Jose Ramirez's go-ahead single in the ninth inning lifted the Cleveland Indians to a 3-2 walkoff victory over the Houston Astros in the second of a three-game set on Saturday.

Houston Astros (55-75) at Cleveland Indians (65-63), 1:05 p.m. (ET)

| |Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

Winners of four of the last five, the Houston Astros aim to finish off a 10-game road trip strong this weekend, shooting for their second straight win over the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field.

Recap: Cleveland vs. Houston

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Base-running mistakes in the eighth inning and a pair of errors in the ninth cost the Indians Friday night in a 5-1 loss to the Astros.

Houston Astros (54-74) at Cleveland Indians (64-62), 7:05 p.m. (ET)

| |Friday, Aug. 22, 2014

Sometimes, the player makes the manager look good.

Houston Astros (54-73) at New York Yankees (63-61), 1:05 p.m. (ET)

| |Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014

The New York Yankees are slowly falling out of playoff contention in the American League.

Recap: NY Yankees vs. Houston

| |Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014

Robbie Grossman broke a tie with a two-run single during a four-run seventh inning as the Houston Astros rallied for a 5-2 victory over the New York Yankees.

Recap: NY Yankees vs. Houston

| |Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

Chris Carter's 30th home run of the season was a game-winner.

Astros activate Guzman, place Downs on DL

| |Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

The Houston Astros activated infielder Jesus Guzman from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday and placed pitcher Darin Downs on the DL with a right oblique strain.