Jose Altuve and the Houston Astros will take on the Kansas City Royals and Salvador Perez on Sunday at 2:10 PM ET, at Kauffman Stadium.

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Astros vs. Royals Live Stream, TV Channel and Game Info:

  • Date: Sunday, September 17, 2023
  • Time: 2:10 PM ET
  • TV Channel: BSKC
  • Location: Kansas City, Missouri
  • Venue: Kauffman Stadium
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Explore More About This Game

Astros Batting & Pitching Performance

  • The Astros average 1.4 home runs per game to rank eighth in MLB action with 204 total home runs.
  • Houston's .435 slugging percentage is sixth-best in baseball.
  • The Astros are fourth in the majors with a .260 batting average.
  • Houston has the No. 5 offense in baseball, scoring 5.2 runs per game (768 total runs).
  • The Astros' .332 on-base percentage is fourth-best in baseball.
  • The Astros strike out 7.7 times per game, the third-fewest mark in MLB.
  • The nine strikeouts per nine innings put together by Houston's pitching staff ranks 10th in MLB.
  • Houston's 3.99 team ERA ranks ninth among all MLB pitching staffs.
  • Pitchers for the Astros combine for the 16th-ranked WHIP in the majors (1.288).

Astros Probable Starting Pitcher

  • Framber Valdez gets the start for the Astros, his 29th of the season. He is 11-10 with a 3.32 ERA and 178 strikeouts in 181 2/3 innings pitched.
  • The lefty last appeared on Tuesday against the Oakland Athletics, when he went seven innings, allowing three earned runs while giving up four hits.
  • Valdez is looking for his fifth straight quality start.
  • Valdez will try to build upon a nine-game streak of going five or more innings (he's averaging 6.5 frames per outing).
  • He has held his opponents without an earned run in five of his 28 outings this season.

Astros Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Astros Starter Opponent Starter
9/11/2023 Athletics L 4-0 Home Framber Valdez Mason Miller
9/12/2023 Athletics L 6-2 Home Justin Verlander JP Sears
9/13/2023 Athletics W 6-2 Home Hunter Brown Paul Blackburn
9/15/2023 Royals L 4-2 Away Cristian Javier Zack Greinke
9/16/2023 Royals L 10-8 Away J.P. France Cole Ragans
9/17/2023 Royals - Away Framber Valdez Jordan Lyles
9/18/2023 Orioles - Home Justin Verlander John Means
9/19/2023 Orioles - Home Hunter Brown Kyle Gibson
9/20/2023 Orioles - Home Cristian Javier Kyle Bradish
9/22/2023 Royals - Home J.P. France Cole Ragans
9/23/2023 Royals - Home Framber Valdez Jordan Lyles

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