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Report: Astros Drew 0.0 Nielsen TV Rating In Houston For Monday’s Game

There were, however, about 4,600 viewers for the pregame show.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros moves to tag Alexei Ramirez #10 of the Chicago Whitew Sox as he tries to steal second base at U.S. Cellular Field on August 26, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Astros Come Back Late, Beat White Sox 10-8

CHICAGO (AP) — Matt Dominguez hit a tiebreaking solo homer with two outs in the ninth inning and Chris Carter followed with his second home run of the game to lift the Houston Astros to […]


Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros steals second base as Gordon Beckham #15 of the Chicago White Sox loses the ball in the first inning at Minute Maid Park on June 14, 2013 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Solid Sale Effort Wasted In Narrow White Sox Loss To Astros

Erik Bedard pitched six solid innings, and Jose Altuve hit a go-ahead RBI single to give the Houston Astros a 2-1 win over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night.


Pitcher Edwin Jackson #36 poses during Chicago Cubs photo day on February 18, 2013 at HoHoKam Park in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Jackson Strikes Out 9 As Cubs, Astros Tie 6-6

Chicago’s Edwin Jackson got off to a slow start on Friday night against the Houston Astros. When he settled down, he was almost unhittable.


Pablo Sandoval collides with the Astros' Chris Snyder  last July. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Time To Ban The Home Plate Collision

Mike Matheny is the ideal champion of a noble cause, and he has decided to take up the fight.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2013

Darwin Barney #15 of the Chicago Cubs forces out Brett Wallace #29 of the Houston Astros in the seventh inning on October 1, 2012 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Cubs Mark 100th Loss

The Chicago Cubs got their 100th loss of the season when Lucas Harrell threw six shutout innings to lead the Houston Astros to a 3-0 win Monday night.


Welington Castillo #53 of the Chicago Cubs is tagged out at home by catcher Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros trying to score from second base on a single by Joe Mather #21 of the Chicago Cubs at Minute Maid Park on September 10, 2012 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Sappelt Leads Cubs Over Astros 4-1

Dave Sappelt scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch and had three RBIs to lead the team to the victory.


Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros hits a three-run home run to right field in the second inning against the Chicago Cubs at Minute Maid Park on May 21, 2012 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Sliding Cubs Lose Seventh In A Row

Jason Castro and Chris Johnson each hit three-run homers and Bud Norris threw seven scoreless innings to give the Houston Astros an 8-4 victory over the slumping Chicago Cubs on Monday night.


Doug Davis

Cubs Lose 3-1, Swept By Astros

Kosuke Fukudome hit a lead-off home run, but the Chicago Cubs would only muster two more hits for the rest of the game and would eventually lose to the Houston Astros by a score of 3-1.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

Aramis Ramirez

Cubs’ Ramirez Leaves Game After Getting Hit In Face

Cubs third baseman Aramis Ramirez left Wednesday’s game against the Houston Astros after getting hit in the face by a ground ball that took a bad hop.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2011

Carlos Pena

Cubs Can’t Find Enough Offense, Lose 12-7

The Chicago Cubs got a two-run home run from Carlos Pena and scored seven runs, but that wouldn’t prove to be enough as they lost 12-7 to the Houston Astros.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2011

Carlos Zambrano

Cubs Look To Bounce Back After Ugly Loss

Coming into the season, the Chicago Cubs were counting on Carlos Zambrano starting the 2011 season the same way he ended the 2010 season.


James Russell

Russell Shelled In First Start, Cubs Lose 11-2

James Russell’s first career start didn’t go the way he, or the Chicago Cubs would have wanted.


James Russell

Russell To Make First Career Start Against Astros

Houston Astros pitcher Brett Myers has had two impressive starts so far this season, but is still without a win, largely due to a lack of run support from his offense.


Marlon Byrd

Byrd And Cubs Hold Off Late Astros Rally

Starlin Castro, Darwin Barney and Marlon Byrd combined for seven hits, five runs and three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs held on for a 5-4 win over the Houston Astros on Monday night. Castro had […]


Ryan Dempster

Dempster Looks To Get Cubs Back On Track

Ryan Dempster has come away with a loss in each of his first two starts this season, but he’s headed in the right direction.


White Sox World Series

How Sweep It Was!

Five years ago today, the Chicago White Sox swept the Houston Astros to win the franchise’s first championship since 1917. It was the 19th sweep in World Series history and one that sent the entire […]


Ryan Dempster

Cubs Drop Season Finale To Astros

HOUSTON (AP) The Houston Astros had so much fun over the last few months of the season that they weren’t ready for it to end. Carlos Lee homered and Tommy Manzella drove in two runs […]

670 The Score–10/03/2010

Strong start for Samardzija, Cubs win in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS — Jeff Samardzija appears to have made the most of his time in the minors this year. The former Notre Dame football star pitched shutout ball in his first major league start this […]