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Astros riding out, weathering the storms

In real life as opposed to baseball faux life, a tropical storm named Cindy took aim at the low lying, flood prone big city of Houston and basically whiffed. Some … Continue reading

Featured · 140 Comments

For the Astros and you, it’s a twofer Tuesday

On a red hot Tuesday in the city of the tottering Astros who still lead their division, league and all of the majors with their record….here are two subjects for … Continue reading

June 20, 2017 · 172 Comments

Springer, Altuve and Correa: Possibly the 3 best everyday teammates

There is a point during the Mel Brooks classic, “Spaceballs”, where the bad guys space ship led by Colonel Sandurz and Dark Helmet are getting ready to chase down Lone … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · 178 Comments

FREE BLOG WEEKEND: Gulp, Luhnow may have to pay the piper soon

Blackie Sherrod of the Dallas Morning News used to share his scattershots in his weekend column years ago. When I was in radio, there was something called Open Mike Friday. … Continue reading

June 9, 2017 · 226 Comments

Astros on the mountain top, but payday is coming

Someday, we’ll look back on these times as the good ol’ days! The Astros are flying high today, just as Sports Illustrated predicted several years ago. But, as is often … Continue reading

June 6, 2017 · 141 Comments

Astros 2017: ChipalattAwards for May

After putting up one of their best Aprils in history, the Astros put their pedal to the metal and smoked the competition in May with a brilliant 22-7 May. This … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · 201 Comments

The 2017 Astros: Yeah, they are that good!

All sports reveal the truth over time and baseball is no exception. Any player and any team can have 2 or 4 weeks of out-of-their-mind performance, but eventually they will … Continue reading

May 28, 2017 · 206 Comments

Burning Astros’ question: Can Peacock put out Fiers?

Brad Peacock has been more than a cup of coffee guy as far as major league experience goes. He has been up for a number of meals, they have just … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 · 151 Comments
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