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Houston Astros Organization accused of Sign-Stealing

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

The accusations started to come together after Mike Fiers, a former Astros pitcher, told The Athletic in an interview that he had warned both the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics that the Astros knew what the pitchers were throwing by a camera placed in center field, relayed the information to t...

One. More. Win.

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

  The Houston Astros topped the New York Yankees 8-3 and are now one win away from heading back to the World Series since 2017. Astros take control of the ALCS as they lead the series 3-1. Although Zack Grenkie walked three batters and scoring in a run, Houston took advantage of the Yankee’s...

It’s Time to Take It Back

It’s Time to Take It Back

George Vasquez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

Gerrit Cole and the Astros advance to the American League Championship Series after rallying the Rays 6-1. "It's been a team effort all year to put ourselves in a position to have this success." Gerrit Cole dominated the Rays with an outstanding pitching that made history. Fourth time pitching...

ALDS Won, Yankees Next!

ALDS Won, Yankees Next!

Edward Young, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

  After facing a total of 11 different pitchers, the Houston Astros managed to defeat the Tampa Bay Rays in the American League Division Series. With having the best record in baseball this year, the Astros continue to make strides that make their city proud. Nonetheless, expectations could not...

And it’s only Game 2

And it’s only Game 2

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 25, 2017

Astros fight back from 3-1 to win 7-6 and tie series coming back to Houston.

Kershaw was one pitch better

Kershaw was one pitch better

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017

Kershaw was one pitch better than Keuchel and the Astros, to give his Dodgers the Game one victory in the 2017 Fall Classic.

Seattle rallies in the ninth inning

Seattle rallies in the ninth inning

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

April 7, 2017

Mariners win first game of the season in a ninth inning rally.

Astros win first series of the year

Astros win first series of the year

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

April 21, 2016

The Houston Astros take two out of three games from Detroit Tigers claiming their first series win of the season. In game one of the series, Dallas Keuchel pitched a gem, allowing five hits in eight innings of shutout baseball. Keuchel recorded four strikeouts and 14 groundouts while allowing only...

Astros jersey tribute

Astros jersey tribute

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

February 19, 2016

The Houston Astros will wear a new, alternative jersey on Sundays this season, which will pay homage to the club’s history. The team unveiled a navy jersey at Fan Fest on Jan. 23. It has the same orange rainbow pattern running down the sides, which the team wore in the 70s and 80s. The Astros name...

Post-season baseball

Post-season baseball

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

October 5, 2015

After the marathon that is the 162 game baseball season, 10 teams stand at the door that leads to baseball immortality; The Fall Classic and the title of 2015 MLB World Champions. Before any one team can be written in the record books, they must first win three more series. This is true for six of the teams, but for the other four, it all starts off with a one game play in game.

The Wild, Wild West

The Wild, Wild West

John Canamar, Sports Editor

October 1, 2015

For the Houston Astros fan base this is a welcome craziness that has been absent for the past 10 years.

Astros return home and to winning ways

Astros return home and to winning ways

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015

After falling into a hole of 3-0 the A’s, behind the bat of Danny Valencia, made a strong come back hitting three home runs and nailing down the win. The loss was a missed opportunity to gain back one of the games lost to the Rangers since the Mariners also dealt them a loss.

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