Houston Astros

Jordan Cohn
July 09, 2020 - 10:50 am
When two superstars play for the same team at the same time, it makes for one of the greatest eras of any MLB franchise. Jordan Cohn of RADIO.COM Sports takes a look through MLB history to determine which team’s superstar duo tops all the others.
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Dan Mennella
May 15, 2020 - 8:34 am
Bob Watson, the first black general manager to lead a team to a World Series title, died of kidney disease, according to his son, the Houston Astros announced on Thursday.
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Roger Clemens
Jordan Cohn
April 02, 2020 - 10:40 am
The 1994 MLB season will live on in infamy after it was shortened significantly by a strike. Several phenomenal seasons and performances were cut short by the stoppage in play, and the year is full of what-ifs.
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John Healy
February 04, 2020 - 10:49 pm
Spring training is right around the corner, but not before another blockbuster MLB deal to cap what has been an eventful offseason this winter in baseball. The Boston Red Sox sent 2018 AL MVP Mookie Betts, along with left-hander David Price, to the Los Angeles Dodgers in a three-way trade for 23-...
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Alex Cora
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Scott McLaughlin
January 13, 2020 - 2:27 pm
Major League Baseball has concluded its investigation into the Astros' sign-stealing, and it is not messing around when it comes to discipline. Houston general manager Jeff Luhnow and manager A.J. Hinch have each been suspended for one year, the league announced . In addition, MLB has fined the...
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Alex Reimer
October 19, 2018 - 12:42 pm
David Price drew big ratings numbers in his successful quest to break his postseason schneid. The Red Sox drew a 26.2 household rating in Boston for their clinching victory over the Astros Thursday, according to TBS. That’s the best Red Sox rating in Boston since 2013 and TBS’ best for any MLB game...
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Alex Reimer
October 19, 2018 - 12:23 pm
The most remarkable thing that happened during the Red Sox’ five-game walloping of the Astros wasn’t David Price finally winning a playoff start. Baseball writers, who usually spend the month of October romanticizing America’s (former) Pastime, turned against their own sport. Baseball's biggest...
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Alex Reimer
October 18, 2018 - 1:38 pm
Fear not, Red Sox fans with jobs. If you missed Andrew Benintendi’s incredible catch to clinch Game 4 in the wee hours of the morning, the ratings say you are not alone. ALCS Game 4 on TBS garnered a 20.5 household rating in Boston and 4.7 number nationally, according to the Boston Globe’s Chad...
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Alex Reimer
October 18, 2018 - 11:41 am
Call it the anti-Roger Goodell approach. Major League Baseball issued a statement Wednesday saying it will not conduct an additional investigation over charges about the Astros stealing signs. In Game 1 of the ALCS, the Red Sox ejected an unauthorized Houston employee from the media well after he...
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Jim Hackett
October 18, 2018 - 10:55 am
Tonight is Game 5 of the ALCS and Red Sox ace Chris Sale will not be starting as originally planned. Sale is the best pitcher on the Red Sox and it’s not close. He has elite ace stuff that we haven’t seen in these parts since Pedro Martinez and when he’s healthy, he’s that good, absolutely dominant...
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