Minute Maid Park
The 8-24 Astros may not have played on Monday, but the organization made some roster moves after being outscored 37-8 in their series against the Detroit Tigers over the weekend.
I put on the face of a baseball fan – charged and reeling in the blind optimism that goes along with wholeheartedly cheering on a team that just isn’t that good.
The New York Mets and Houston Astros were expected to be among the worst teams in the NL this season.
Matt Kemp came close to becoming the first member of the Los Angeles Dodgers in 23 years to win the NL MVP last season.
The parade, sponsored by the City of Houston in partnership with the Astros 2012 opening weekend festivities.
Jose Altuve, one of the few Astros prospects to get excited about, made his major league debut in Tuesday’s game against the Washington Nationals.
Clint Barmes chats with the Odd Couple about J.J. Watt’s chances in “The Show” as a slugger, and the Keppinger trade today.
John McClain of the Chronicle joins Mike and John to talk about the NFL lockout, Andre Johnson, and the Red Sox fans in Minute Maid Park.
A strong seven innings from the Astros southpaw helped them end their eight game home losing streak, with a 7-0 series finale win over the Rangers. Rodriguez, only gave up four hits in his outing to record his sixth win of the season.
When Brett Myers took the mound at Minute Maid Park last season, you could almost count on a victory. This year, Myers can count his wins at home on one finger.