Astros Shut Out Red Sox, Advance to World Series

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Astros 5, Red Sox 0 Luis Garcia and four relievers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Houston Astros beat the Boston Red Sox, 5–0. With this masterful performance, the Astros won the ALCS 4-2. Houston is advancing to their third World Series appearance in the past five seasons. After hitting .522 with five extra-base […] READ MORE


Big Seventh Inning Lifts Astros Past White Sox

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Astros 9, White Sox 4 It was a back and forth affair between the Houston Astros and the Chicago White Sox on Friday afternoon, until a big seventh inning lifted the Astros to a 2-0 series lead. Neither starter made it through the fifth inning and it was Houston that won the battle of the bullpens. […] READ MORE


MLB Rookie of the Year Watch: The Final Stretch

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The Rookie of the Year race is barely locked in. The top rookies in baseball have a few weeks left to finish the season on a solid note.  They’ve battled all season long as they make their final case to contend for the outstanding award. In the meantime, it will be the last time we […] READ MORE


MLB Rookies Tighten Up Rookie of the Year Race

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MLB rookies are entering the dog days of the season. With the trade deadline come, the Rookie of the Year race continues to build up steam. Some of the award races looked like they had true front runners a month ago. But, a lot has changed since the All-Star break, as this particular award race […] READ MORE


Astros 2021 Midseason Update

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Headed into the 2021 season there were question marks aplenty surrounding the Houston Astros. Some analysts believed the team could find the success of previous years. Others were not so sure. Some saw the team as the 29-31 team of the 2020 regular season. They saw the down seasons of stars like Jose Altuve and […] READ MORE


Luis Garcia Is Houston’s Breakout Player of 2021

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The calling card of the 2021 Houston Astros is their unrelenting lineup. Their daunting lineup produced three All-Stars: Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa, and Michael Brantley. Their offense deservedly gets the majority of the attention when talking about the Astros strengths. However, the starting rotation is formidable in its own right. In fact, according to ERA, […] READ MORE


Astros Playing Their Best All-Around Baseball

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The four-game set between the Chicago White Sox and the Houston Astros was possibly the most anticipated series of the weekend. Two of the top teams in the American League faced off. However, the series ended up rather lopsided. Fresh off of a four-game sweep of the White Sox, the Astros look like one of […] READ MORE


Astros, Dodgers Set To Renew Rivalry In 2021

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One of the most interesting storylines of the 2020 regular season was the season series between the Houston Astros and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The two faced off for the first time since the revelation of the Astros Sign-Stealing Scandal, which took place in 2017, the year Houston won the World Series over the Dodgers. […] READ MORE



Starlin Castro Breaks Wrist, Nationals Call Up Luis Garcia

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The injury bug is starting to hit the Washington Nationals hard. Second basemen Starlin Castro was placed on the IL after breaking his wrist in the suspended game Friday against the Orioles. This is after they placed Sean Doolittle on the 10-day IL earlier in the week. As the corresponding move, the Nationals called up […] READ MORE