Scott Feldman was tagged for six runs in 5 1/3 innings by the A's in Thursday's loss.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow indicated Thursday that the team is unlikely to trade Chad Qualls.
Jon Singleton went 0-for-4 and struck out in a 17th straight game Thursday against the A's.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Thursday that prospect shortstop Carlos Correa (fibula) is unlikely to be ready for the Arizona Fall League.
Matt Albers (shoulder) isn't close to returning to action.
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Thursday that the hope is that Jesse Crain (shoulder) will begin throwing off the mound sometime in the next 10 days.
Dexter Fowler (intercostal) has yet to swing a bat or pick up a ball.
Marwin Gonzalez is in the Astros' starting lineup on Thursday afternoon versus the Athletics.
Marwin Gonzalez was pulled from Wednesday's loss to the A's with soreness in his right hamstring.
Brad Peacock surrendered seven runs in 3 2/3 innings as the Astros lost in Oakland on Wednesday.
Astros recalled 1B Marc Krauss from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Astros placed OF George Springer on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left quad.
Astros prospect RHP Vincent Velasquez struck out 10 batters in four scoreless innings Tuesday in a rehab start for the team's affiliate in the Rookie-level Gulf Coast League.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that Tony Sipp has "drawn the most interest of any Astros player."
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that the Tigers have inquired on Chad Qualls.