Colt 45’s

The Astrodome was used as a shelter during hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005. (Getty Images)

Preservation Groups Still Hope To Save Astrodome From Wrecking Ball

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.

05/14/2014

Right fielder Brian Bogusevic of the Astros makes an attempt to catch the home run ball off the bat of Chipper Jones of the Atlanta Braves.(credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Jones Returns With Homer As Braves Beat Astros 6-4

HOUSTON (AP) Chipper Jones was worried his timing would be off after missing time with a knee injury. The Atlanta Braves’ star third baseman quickly realized there was no need for concern. Jones came off […]

04/10/2012

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Astros To Wear Original Colt .45s Jersey

Houston Astros Owner and Chairman Jim Crane announced today that the Astros will wear replicas of their original Colt .45s jersey during the April 10 and April 20 games at Minute Maid Park.

03/09/2012

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Crane To Decide If Pistol Remains On Colt .45s Uniforms

It will be Jim Crane’s finger, not Bud Selig’s, pulling the trigger whether to use the original Colt .45s logo as part of the team’s 50th anniversary celebration this season.

03/08/2012

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MLB Killing Gun In Colt .45s Logo Along With A Bit Of History

Logos are a part of baseball history. That history shouldn’t be changed. Isn’t this the same Major League Baseball that still allows a hatchet across the Braves uniforms?

02/21/2012

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Friends Remember The Legendary Jackie Robinson

Hear Jackie Robinson life memories from Judge David Hittner and former Astro Bobby Aspromonte.

04/15/2011

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