HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Astrodome still holds a special place in the hearts of Houston sports fans. Thursday marked the 50th anniversary of the first game ever played there. It was an exhibition contest […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Astros haven’t played a game inside the Astrodome since Ken Caminiti’s flyout ended the 1999 National League Division Series. Despite a few major events, and its use as shelter […]
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett joins In The Loop to talk about the Domed Park idea.
Proposal envisions using huge indoor space to build the world’s largest indoor park.
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett on Thursday called demolishing the Astrodome a “silly plan.” John Lopez on Friday replied by saying Emmett should “grow a pair” and have it torn down. So naturally, Emmett called Lopez on Friday to […]
John Lopez said the Judge Ed Emmett needed to grow a pair and bring down the Astrodome. So the judge called the show to clarify his remarks.
The Houston Astrodome is the eighth wonder of the world! No longer in use and possibly to be torn down the iconic stadium sits empty next to the Houston Texans NRG Stadium. But June 9th marks the anniversary of the first indoor MLB All-Star game being played at the Astrodome in 1968.
A pending application to designate the famed Houston Astrodome as a “state antiquities landmark” could revitalize efforts to revamp the stadium and save it from potential demolition.
Bomani Jones joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they talked about James Harden’s maturity problems, Dwight Howard becoming the big man with the Rockets ahead of Harden as well as his thoughts on Incognito, the Astrodome and Steve Patterson.
Ed Emmett the Harris County Judge and presiding officer of the Harris County Commissioner’s Court joined In The Loop with Nick and Lopez and they discussed the vote that went against upgrading the Astrodome, what happens to the Dome now and how hard will it be to take it down