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Astros’ Colin Moran records first MLB hit
Houston Astros rookie Colin Moran finally recorded his first career hit. Playing in his fifth game since being called up from Triple-A Fresno, Moran took...

Astros' Colin Moran struggling in first stint of majors
Colin Moran's transition to facing major-league pitching has not been a smooth one. A week into his Astros' tenure, the left-handed hitting third baseman remains...

Astros' Colin Moran to face childhood favorite Orioles
Growing up in Westchester County, N.Y., Colin Moran said he rooted for the Yankees and the Orioles because of UNC alum B.J. Surhoff, the longtime...

Photos: UNC coaches attend Colin Moran's MLB debut
UNC baseball head coach Mike Fox, associate head coach Scott Forbes, and assistant coach Scott Jackson were on-hand for Colin Moran's Major League Baseball debut...

Colin Moran to the show: Iona Prep product joins Astros
When the Astros acquired Colin Moran in a trade two years ago, the former Iona Prep star immediately became their presumptive third baseman of the...

Astros call up third-base prospect Colin Moran from AAA
The Astros are calling up their second prospect from Class AAA Fresno in as many days. Colin Moran will join the team Tuesday in Chicago...

Being a Moran is not an Insult
Colin Moran is a third baseman knocking on the door for a big league job. He seems to be flying under the radar, but he...

Astros third-base prospect Colin Moran scorching in July at Double-A
Astros minor-league third baseman Colin Moran has been tearing up the Texas League with Double-A Corpus Christi lately. Moran is riding a nine-game hit streak,...

Astros prospect Colin Moran sidelined after jaw surgery
Astros prospect Colin Moran, a third baseman at Class AA Corpus Christi, will be out four to six weeks after undergoing surgery to repair his...

Trade to Astros doesn’t change Colin Moran’s status as a top prospect
Colin Moran is from the Metro New York area but carries a laid-back, calm demeanor that some scouts would call “low-motor.” He doesn’t have the...

Colin Moran hitting stride at Astros instructional league
Now that Colin Moran is in the organization, the Astros player development staff has been able to work with its latest pupil, beginning with the...

Colin Moran Tries To Make His Own Way
Colin Moran’s promotion to Corpus Christi entailed no controversy, but the sixth overall pick in 2013 was a lightning rod nonetheless in his first full...

Colin Moran excelling since joining Astros' system
Colin Moran has performed well since joining Double-A Corpus Christi. Through 22 games, Moran was hitting .307 with a .357 on-base percentage, two homers and...

Trade to Houston Astros a 'whirlwind' for Colin Moran
Colin Moran and his brother, Brian, exchanged text messages Wednesday afternoon, just around the time baseball's trade deadline passed. When Brian, a pitcher in the...

Houston Astros land Colin Moran in 6-player deal
The Marlins announced shortly after the non-waiver Trade Deadline passed that they sent three prospects, including Colin Moran -- their top pick in the 2013...

Marlins won't rush Colin Moran, who has a future at third
It might be a while before fans see Colin Moran make his big league debut. Moran, the third baseman Miami chose sixth overall in the...

Colin Moran flirts with cycle in Jupiter win
Consistency is key for most Minor Leaguers, especially Colin Moran. On Saturday, it was an end to a trend that gave him the most positive...

Colin Moran: a top prospect from a baseball family
Baseball runs in Colin Moran’s family. His uncle, B.J. Surhoff, had a 19-year Big League career with the Milwaukee Brewers, Baltimore Orioles and Atlanta Braves...

Colin Moran shows he’s worth the hype
Colin Moran, less than a year removed from leading North Carolina to the College World Series, is the Jupiter Hammerheads’ starting third baseman. He is...

Marlins prospect Colin Moran to miss three weeks
Marlins prospect Colin Moran, the sixth overall pick in the 2013 First-Year Player Draft, is expected to miss about three weeks because of a left...

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