Houston Astros player George Springer celebrates a home run during Friday’s Game 1 of the American League Division Series against the Cleveland Indians. The Astros won the game 7-2. They went on to sweep Cleveland and clinch a spot in the American League Championship Series. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Springer dinger!
Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel reacts as he is hit by a pitch by Colorado Rockies pitcher German Marquez during the Aug. 14 game at Minute Maid Park. The Rockies won the game 5-1. The next night, the Astros pounded the Rockies 12-1. As of Sunday, the defending World Series champions were leading the American League West with a 75-49 record. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Take your base
Houston Texans star J.J. Watt, right, presented All-Star jerseys to members of the Houston Astros Thursday before their game against the Oakland Athletics. Pictured from the left are manager A.J. Hinch, Jose Altuve, Alex Bregman, George Springer, Justin Verlander, and Watt. Not pictured are all-stars Gerrit Cole and Charlie Morton. (Photo by Joe Southern) … [Read more...] about Watt a surprise
Randal Grichuk of the Toronto Blue Jays goes to bat against the Houston Astros June 27 at Minute Maid Park. Grichuk is fromRosenberg and was drafted out of Lamar Consolidated High School in 2009 by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He was with the St. Louis Cardinals from 2014-2017 and was traded to Toronto in the offseason. Grichuk had two hits and a run in the game. The … [Read more...] about Rosenberg native at the plate
Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick makes a valiant effort at a catch, but comes up short during the game Thursday at the Texas Rangers. The Astros won the game 5-2 and swept the Rangers in four games. The Astros were 42-25 as of Monday and tied with the Seattle Mariners atop the American League West. (Submitted photo) … [Read more...] about Houston has a problem