Minute Maid Park
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.
Even though they would get out to an early 1-0 lead, the Astros would eventually give way to a 7-3 loss at the hands of the Rangers. Texas has now won the last seven meetings between these clubs at Minute Maid Park.
Houston Texans rookie safty Shiloh Keo joins Brien and Barry here on Sports Radio 610 live from Minute Maid Park for his first Astros game.