Jose Altuve RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jose Altuve certifies superstar status with historic performance in ALDS Game 1

    Hardball Talk "Astros second baseman Jose Altuve has a legitimate case to win the American League Most Valuable Player Award, which will be handed out after the postseason. He finished third in AL MVP Award balloting last year, has made five All-Star teams, won three Silver Sluggers, and won one Gold..." October 06

  • AL MVP Watch: Can Yankees' Aaron Judge steal the award with his big September?

    CBS Sports "Sunday afternoon, Yankees rookie slugger Aaron Judge crushed his 47th and 48th home runs of the season, meaning he is very close to making some impressive history. The all-time rookie record is 49 home runs by Mark McGwire with the 1987 Athletics. Judge is one away from tying Big Mac's record and..." September 25

  • Jose Altuve leaves game with neck discomfort

    Hardball Talk "Astros second baseman Jose Altuve left in the bottom of the sixth inning in last night’s game against the Nationals with neck discomfort. He is considered day-to-day. He was 1-for-3 before exiting and there was nothing specific that could be seen that led to the discomfort. Altuve said..." August 25

  • It's time for a Jose Altuve-Pete Rose comparison in the all-time hits department

    CBS Sports "Late last season we noted in this very space that Astros second baseman Jose Altuve was closing in on 1,000 career hits and would likely reach that benchmark by age 26. That's exactly what he did. He's back at it in 2017 as he leads the AL in hits and batting average. If paces hold, then Altuve..." July 22

  • Astros' Teoscar Hernandez takes brunt of 'nasty' collision with Jose Altuve

    Houston Chronicle "- A scary outfield collision in Tuesday's eighth inning left Astros star second baseman Jose Altuve with a sore left shoulder and outfielder Teoscar Hernandez with a bruised lower left leg that will probably land him on the disabled list. Despite exiting the game after the collision, Altuve..." April 26