The Houston Astros set a franchise record by hitting three triples in a five-run first inning, backing starter Bud Norris with a season-high 17 hits on the way to an 11-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Thursday night.
Zachary Levine the Houston Astros beat writer for the Houston Chronicle joined Vandermeer and Lopez and they discussed the Astros heading into their first game Friday night and what to look forward to this season.
The Astros also announced that they have optioned IF Brett Wallace to Triple A Oklahoma City. The announcements were made by Houston Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow.
Houston Astros catcher Jason Castro joins MaD Radio. We talk about his knee and what it was like to miss an entire season.
Dr. Kenneth First on latest injury news around the world of sports
Dr. First goes over the latest injuries around the sports world.
Ed Wade is focusing on finding a replacement for injured catcher Jason Castro.
After losing Jason Castro to a knee injury, the Astros scour their options to fill the void behind the plate.
This season’s young Astros team may have to rely on camraderie to be successful this season.