Houston Astros

Chris Lingebach
November 15, 2019 - 5:19 pm
Sean Doolittle of the World Series champion Nationals took to Twitter on Thursday to weigh in on the sign-stealing controversy the Houston Astros are currently embroiled in. Mike Fiers, a former pitcher for the Astros, blew the lid off this widening scandal by alleging, along their 2017...
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Alex Greenberg
November 14, 2019 - 10:01 am
The Houston Astros are in hot water over allegations of sign stealing. On Tuesday, the Athletic reported that Houston stole signs during home games during their 2017 championship season. According to the report, the Astros set up a camera in center field to zero in on catcher's signs, which were...
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Tim Kelly
November 12, 2019 - 3:18 pm
Exactly where pushing the envelope turns into cheating in sports is a debate that will never be solved. It won't be solved because it's subjective, and there's some that feel that cheating only becomes immoral when you get caught. While this debate has become a national storyline - even outside of...
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Tim Kelly
November 01, 2019 - 11:50 am
In two seasons with the Houston Astros, RHP Gerrit Cole has developed intro arguably the best pitcher in baseball. The 29-year-old is likely to win the 2019 American League Cy Young Award after going 20-5 with a 2.50 ERA, 2.64 FIP and 7.4 fWAR in 2019. Cole is also overwhelmingly likely to exit...
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Tim Kelly
October 31, 2019 - 8:54 am
If there were any lingering questions about his future, Gerrit Cole seemed to clear them up after the Houston Astros lost Game 7 of the World Series to the Washington Nationals Wednesday night. He's going to be a free-agent this offseason, and almost certainly not going to return. Following the...
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Tim Kelly
October 30, 2019 - 8:58 am
Alex Bregman is sorry. The Houston Astros third baseman launched a go-ahead home run in the first inning of Game 6 of the World Series that gave his team a 2-1 lead. Bregman, an American League MVP candidate, then carried his bat with him all the way to first base, before failing in his attempt to...
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Brandon Scott
October 30, 2019 - 1:31 am
HOUSTON (SportsRadio 610) -- This was a game the Astros desperately wanted to win. One of the best pitchers of the generation took the mound for them at Minute Maid Park , his team holding a 3-2 lead in the World Series. The championship was there for the taking. But they ran into Nationals ace...
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Brian Tinsman
October 30, 2019 - 12:00 am
It has been 23 years since a manager was ejected from a World Series game, but Washington Nationals skipper Dave Martinez earned his tirade in Game 6. The situation, which has been simmering all series, went nuclear in the seventh inning as Trea Turner legged out an infield single down the line...
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Chris Lingebach
October 29, 2019 - 4:31 pm
The Nationals may get the small miracle they needed from Max Scherzer, who looked to reporters after throwing on the field in Houston Tuesday to say, "I'm good." Scherzer was unexpectedly scratched from his Game 5 start in Washington on Sunday with spasms in his right trapezius muscle and neck. Joe...
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Tim Kelly
October 29, 2019 - 11:26 am
The most memorable guests at Game 5 of the 2019 World Series were President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump and a slew of political connections that sat in their suite. Also in attendance were a pair of activists that were ultimately banned from all 30 MLB stadiums after flashing Houston...
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