HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Astros avoided arbitration with Jason Castro, Hank Conger, and Tony Sipp, agreeing to one-year deals with all of them. Reported values of the deals, through multiple outlets, are $4 million […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – It doesn’t matter that he grew up a Rangers fan. Evan Gattis is pumped to be a Houston Astro. The catcher/left fielder spoke to the media for the first time on […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – The Houston Astros have spent years trading veterans for prospects. On Wednesday, they flipped the script, acquiring catcher/outfielder Evan Gattis from the Atlanta Braves for three of the Astros’ prospects. Gattis hit.263/.317/.493 […]
On Tuesday, the Astros announced their non-roster invites for Major League Spring Training, which begins next month. 17 players were extended the invitation by Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow, including former number picks Carlos Correa […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Craig Biggio’s party isn’t stopping just yet. The Astros are hosting a Friday celebration at Minute Maid Park to honor their first ever Hall of Famer. Biggio received the necessary votes […]
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – Houston’s still buzzing with their first-ever Houston Astro, Craig Biggio, elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame. But his partner in crime, Jeff Bagwell, remains on the outside looking in. “I […]
MLBTV’s Richard Justice joines the Triple Threat to discuss Craig Biggio’s Hall of Fame induction. They also get into the balloting process for the Hall of Fame, and touch on new Hall of Famer, Randy Johnson’s days with the Astros.
With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
While many people know about the Giants, they are no rookie when it comes to the World Series having won two in the last four years, little is known about the Kansas City Royals. Here are five fun facts about America’s newest favorite team.
Baseball is trying to be pure again. And when you consider the final four teams in the MLB postseason, they did a good job. The Giants, Cardinals, Orioles and Royals aren’t considered members of the monetary aristocracy, at least not at the level of the Yankees, Red Sox, and Dodgers.