It’s that time of the year to look back at everything that transpired; and I don’t really want to. There was a lot of promise in 2014 and it actually turned out to be a […]
The Houston Astros have brought back short stop Jed Lowrie on a 3-year deal the club announced on Monday.
The switch-hitting free agent signed a deal through the 2017 season with a club option for 2018, Astros GM Jeff Luhnow announced. Lowrie returns to Houston after being the everyday shortstop in 2012 for the Astros, before heading to the Oakland A’s for 2013-14.
Jeff Luhnow’s plans to rebuild the Houston Astros bullpen are unfolding at the Winter Meetings. Hours after reports that Luhnow had been given a contract extension after last season, the Astros signed middle reliever Luke […]
If you are familiar with Jeff Bannister’s life story, you know that it reads like a movie script. Obstacles, adversity, persistence and success are only some of the ingredients. The La Marque, Texas native is […]
New Astros Manager A.J. Hinch understands the process of rebuilding a baseball organization. He also sounds like someone who is ready to start placing an emphasis on winning. “A 19-win improvement is fun to talk […]
As the offseason rumor mill continues to churn, an interesting if not exciting trend for the Houston Astros is becoming increasingly clear. The latest: FOX Sports Ken Rosenthal reports from the GM meetings in Phoenix that the […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Despite another losing season, the Astros organization has something to be proud of during the post season as left handed starter Dallas Keuchel won the American League Rawlings Gold Glove for […]
Former Boston Globe columnist Bob Ryan joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss the World Series and if baseball can stay relevant. He also weighed in on Roger Goodell’s handling of the situation with Ray Rice. Ryan is glad to see some of the changes in sports protocol on domestic violence.
My boss asked me to write a piece about my hometown team, the Kansas City Royals. At first, I didn’t want to. I simply wasn’t sure how much people in Houston gave a damn that my team is on this magical run, when Houston’s baseball team is in the midst of such a historic run of failure, that losing 92 games is seen as a MAJOR step in the right direction. But then it dawned on me, this story—this amazing, inconceivable, statistically improbable and logically impossible story—gives hope for ALL sports fans.
Houston, TX— Jose Altuve could have started his off season a day early ensuring himself the American League batting crown, but in typical Altuve fashion, he lobbied the Astros to play. The Astros lost the […]
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 22, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.