- The Houston Astros are clear buyers ahead of the trade deadline
- They are looking to acquire starting pitching
- Rumors suggest they may be interested in reuniting with one of their former aces
The Houston Astros are determined to make moves at the trade deadline to upgrade their pitching staff. General manager Dana Brown has emphasized their interest in acquiring starting pitching from teams looking to sell off their best assets. There are rumors that they may target the St. Louis Cardinals’ ace pitcher and the Detroit Tigers’ All-Star player, which has generated a lot of interest. With Jose Altuve and Yordan Alvarez returning from injuries, the Astros aim to improve their struggling offense. The trade deadline will be crucial for the Astros to carry out their plan.