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On a roll, McHugh aims to continue success vs. Twins

Twins right-hander Alex Meyer is primed to make his first career Major League start on Tuesday, opposite Astros right-hander Collin McHugh at Minute Maid Park.
3 days ago

McHugh signs $3.96M brand deal with Fantex

Astros pitcher Collin McHugh, whose 28 wins since Aug. 1, 2014, rank second in the Majors in that time span behind only Jake Arrieta (30), has entered into a $3.96 million brand contract with Fantex, which will receive 10 percent of McHugh's future earnings on and off the field.
7 days ago

Franco, Schoop, McHugh selling future earnings for cash now

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Philadelphia third baseman Maikel Franco has agreed to sell 10 percent of his future earnings for $4.35 million to a company called Fantex, which plans to sell securities to investors. Baltimore second Jonathan Schoop struck a deal to sell 10 percent of his future earnings for $4.91 million and Houston pitcher Collin McHugh struck an agreement to sell 10 percent...
Via Associated Press
8 days ago  |  Discuss

McHugh aims to find last season's form in finale

The Astros' Collin McHugh will try to get his season on track when he starts opposite the Mariners' Hisashi Iwakuma in Wednesday's series finale.
8 days ago

WATCH: Collin McHugh on his love for New York, pitching at Yankee Stadium & progress with Houston

Houston Astros pitcher Collin McHugh on his love for New York, pitching at Yankee Stadium & progress as an Astro with YES Network's Matthew Stucko.
Via YES Network
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Nationals score three off McHugh, beat Astros 6-4

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) Houston's Collin McHugh gave up his first runs of the spring Tuesday as the Washington Nationals beat the Astros 6-4. Daniel Murphy's two-run double highlighted a three-run inning off McHugh in the third. The 19-game winner gave up three runs on six hits in 3 2/3 innings, striking out five. The Astros came back to take the lead in the eighth inning with the...
Via Associated Press
March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Astros' Collin McHugh created a playlist so fans can pick his walk-up song

Houston Astros starting pitcher Collin McHugh opened the floodgates on Tuesday by inviting suggestions on a Spotify playlist, one of which will become his 2016 walk-up song.Check out the 28-year-old righty's annoucement:The playlist has ballooned to 425 songs as of 12 p.m. ET, with suggestions ranging from Right Said Fred's "I'm Too Sexy" to the potentially mood-killing "Needle in...
Via Fox Sports
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

More Than a Curveball: Making Collin McHugh

“When the Mets drafted me, I had a sinker and a decent curveball,” the Astros’ Collin McHugh told me earlier this year. If you wanted to be reductive, he’s still almost all fastball and curveball — those pitches make up 96% of his repertoire this year, after all — but being reductive robs all the nuance out of how McHugh has become who he is today. The Astros’ Game...
Via Fangraphs
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Collin McHugh - a flower amidst the ruins

The Houston Astros have been in the news for all the wrong reasons lately. Another big losing season (with some improvement) meant the chopping block for their highly regarded manager, Bo Porter. Some young studs have been brought up from the minors (with some controversy) and have not delivered. But amidst such a ruinous season has emerged Collin McHugh as a bright spot.Collin...
Via The Flagrant Fan
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

McHugh shuts down Royals, Astros roll to 3-0 win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Collin McHugh held light-hitting Kansas City at bay over seven innings and the Houston Astros beat the Royals 3-0 Tuesday night for their first four-game winning streak since last September. The Astros own the worst record in the AL, yet now have won four in a row on the road for the first time since taking six straight away from Minute Maid Park last May 29-June...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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