Six years ago things were looking bleak for the Houston Astros. The Astros were losing money which led to their team owner Drayton McLane selling the team. In 2011, Jim Crane would purchase the Astros for $680 million while also taking on debt as well as accepting the fact that Houston would switch from the [...]
It's almost time for the Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers to get it on in the World Series.
Who has the edge between the Houston Astros and New York Yankees?
Will the acquisition of starting pitcher Yu Darvish help the Los Angeles Dodgers make the World Series?
New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge has been one of the pleasant surprises of the 2017 Major League Baseball season.
After the Houston Astros made the World Series for the first and only time in franchise history in 2005, they faced a steady decline. The Astros bottomed out by having three consecutive 100-loss seasons from 2011-2013. But by 2015, the Astros found themselves back in the postseason. The Astros would win 84 games last year, [...]
X-Texas Rangers 90-72 Since 2009, the Texas Rangers have been one of the better teams in Major League Baseball as they have seven winning seasons and a pair of American League Pennants to their credit. But as good as the Rangers have been, the one thing that they've been unable to put on their resume [...]
It hasn't been smooth sailing for the Houston Astros in 2016.
X-Los Angeles Angels 90-72 (2) In 2015, the Los Angeles Angels were expected to contend for their second consecutive American League West Title. But the Angels like most people didn't expect the Texas Rangers and Houston Astros to each creep up on them in the fashion that they did. Due to the surge by both [...]
Under new manager Paul Molitor, the Minnesota Twins have been one of the biggest surprises this Major League Baseball season.