Houston Astros

Donald Trump Helicoptered Into Stadium, Then Bounced His First Pitch MLB Donald Trump Helicoptered Into Stadium, Then Bounced His First Pitch , Staff Writer 10:39am, July 27

Like so many presidents before him, President Donald Trump grew up playing sports. Gerald Ford and Dwight Eisenhower both played…

Kyle Farnsworth’s MMA Takedown Left Pitcher a Bloody Mess MLB Kyle Farnsworth’s MMA Takedown Left Pitcher a Bloody Mess , Staff Writer 5:08pm, July 17

The 2003 Chicago Cubs will unfortunately forever be remembered for someone not even on the team's roster. Steve Bartman became…

Gerrit Cole, Wife Announce Birth of Their Future MLB Ace MLB Gerrit Cole, Wife Announce Birth of Their Future MLB Ace , Senior Writer 1:20pm, July 8

Life comes at you fast. Everything can change in a matter of months, weeks, or even days. The coronavirus pandemic…

Face a 100 MPH Fastball With Vintage ‘Nolan Ryan Cam’ MLB Face a 100 MPH Fastball With Vintage ‘Nolan Ryan Cam’ , Staff Writer 1:30pm, June 24

Nothing anyone could ever say would convince me Nolan Ryan isn't the greatest pitcher in baseball history. Sure, the statistics…

Former Astros Star Jimmy ‘The Toy Cannon’ Wynn Dead at 78 MLB Former Astros Star Jimmy ‘The Toy Cannon’ Wynn Dead at 78 , 12:54pm, March 27

Jimmy Wynn, the diminutive Houston slugger whose monster shots in the 1960s and '70s earned him the popular nickname “The…

Astros Players Get Death Threats, Wishes of Cancer on Their Children MLB Astros Players Get Death Threats, Wishes of Cancer on Their Children , Senior Writer 3:58pm, February 21

The Houston Astros are cheaters. There is no denying it and no sense in defending them. They got caught, admitted…

Little Leagues Punish Houston Astros Harder Than MLB Did MLB Little Leagues Punish Houston Astros Harder Than MLB Did , 1:26pm, February 20

Just 60 miles east of Williamsport, Pennsylvania, one Little League director is sending a clear message to his 4,000 players…

Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager MLB Astros Cheating Scandal Forces Firing of GM, Manager , Staff Writer 3:22pm, January 13

Cheaters never prosper in Major League Baseball. Pete Rose broke the rules and has been kept out of the Hall…

Toddler’s Brain Injury from Foul Ball is Permanent, Attorney Says MLB Toddler’s Brain Injury from Foul Ball is Permanent, Attorney Says , 9:45am, January 8

HOUSTON (AP) — A 2-year-old girl struck by a foul ball during a Houston Astros game at Minute Maid Park…

World Series Flashers: Never Forget 2019’s Craziest Viral Stunt MLB World Series Flashers: Never Forget 2019’s Craziest Viral Stunt , Editor 12:20pm, December 31

Whether it's softball or baseball, you've likely heard traditional jeers and taunts used to rattle opposing players. "Hey batter, batter!…

Yankees, Gerrit Cole Strike Record $324 Million, 9-Year Deal MLB Yankees, Gerrit Cole Strike Record $324 Million, 9-Year Deal , 9:55am, December 11

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Gerrit Cole quickly ended Stephen Strasburg's tenure as baseball's highest-paid pitcher. Cole agreed to a $324…

Former Florida Star Pete Alonso Wins Rookie of the Year Award MLB Former Florida Star Pete Alonso Wins Rookie of the Year Award , 10:48am, November 12

NEW YORK (AP) — Young sluggers known for their prodigious power, Pete Alonso and Yordan Álvarez knocked the Rookie of…

Kate Upton Calls Out “Dumb” Men After Controversial World Series Play MLB Kate Upton Calls Out “Dumb” Men After Controversial World Series Play , Senior Writer 11:38am, October 30

The bottom of the seventh inning in Game 6 of the 2019 World Series will go down in history as…

President Trump Gets Boos, “Lock Him Up” Chants at World Series MLB President Trump Gets Boos, “Lock Him Up” Chants at World Series , 10:37am, October 28

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's low-profile appearance Sunday night at Game 5 of the World Series came at a…

Astros Fire Brandon Taubman, Apologize to SI’s Reporter: “We Were Wrong” MLB Astros Fire Brandon Taubman, Apologize to SI’s Reporter: “We Were Wrong” , Editor 4:00pm, October 24

Houston Astros closer Roberto Osuna gave up a game-tying, two-run home run in Game 6 of the ALCS. The New…

Simone Biles’ First Pitch Backflip Steals the Show at World Series MLB Simone Biles’ First Pitch Backflip Steals the Show at World Series , Senior Writer 12:43pm, October 24

If you are a fan of the Houston Astros, the start to the 2019 World Series has been pretty dreadful…

Carlos Correa’s Walk-Off HR Dedicated to Teen Battling Cancer MLB Carlos Correa’s Walk-Off HR Dedicated to Teen Battling Cancer , Editor 1:58pm, October 14

Falling into an 0-2 hole would've given the Houston Astros a massive uphill climb. With the ALCS turning to Yankee…

The 26 Best Players in the 2019 MLB Playoffs, Ranked MLB The 26 Best Players in the 2019 MLB Playoffs, Ranked , Staff Writer 1:45pm, October 7

It's October, and that can only mean one thing: playoff baseball. Sure, Halloween, trick-or-treating and pumpkin carving is fun and…

Donald Trump Helicoptered Into Stadium, Then Bounced His First Pitch MLB Donald Trump Helicoptered Into Stadium, Then Bounced His First Pitch , Staff Writer 10:39am, July 27

Like so many presidents before him, President Donald Trump grew up playing sports. Gerald Ford and Dwight Eisenhower both played…

Face a 100 MPH Fastball With Vintage ‘Nolan Ryan Cam’ MLB Face a 100 MPH Fastball With Vintage ‘Nolan Ryan Cam’ , Staff Writer 1:30pm, June 24

Nothing anyone could ever say would convince me Nolan Ryan isn't the greatest pitcher in baseball history. Sure, the statistics…

Gerrit Cole, Wife Announce Birth of Their Future MLB Ace MLB Gerrit Cole, Wife Announce Birth of Their Future MLB Ace , Senior Writer 1:20pm, July 8

Life comes at you fast. Everything can change in a matter of months, weeks, or even days. The coronavirus pandemic…