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Seattle rallies in the ninth inning

Seattle rallies in the ninth inning

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Sports

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

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Astros win first series of the year

Astros win first series of the year

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

April 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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.

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The Wild, Wild West

The Wild, Wild West

John Canamar, Sports Editor

October 1, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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

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Astros return home and to winning ways

Astros return home and to winning ways

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

September 21, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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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Houston Astros: the Crème de la Crème

Houston Astros: the Crème de la Crème

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

May 22, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Houston Astros are the crème de la crème at the quarter pole of the season. With 41 games in the record book the local nine are at the top of the standings in the AL West and among the best overall in the MLB. A short two months ago, baseball experts around the country stated that it would...

Astros continue racking up wins

Astros continue racking up wins

John Cañamar, Sport's Editor

May 21, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Houston Astros are on a five-game winning streak In the past 10 games, the Astros have continued their winning ways with a record of 6-4. The local nine faced the Angels for a four-game series in which they managed to get a split winning two of the four games. The Astros’ bats were for...

Astros start May off hot

Astros start May off hot

John Cañamar, Sports Editor

May 8, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Astros start off white hot in the month of May after a historic month of April. The Astros continue their hot streak in the month of May by completing a four game sweep of the Seattle Mariners that saw Evan Gattis going on a home run tear hitting four in three games. Jose Altuve continued his hitting...

Astros ride hot streak to first place in AL West

Astros ride hot streak to first place in AL West

John Cañamar, Sport's Editor

May 8, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Houston Astros are MLB’s Shooting Star in the month of April. With the calendar turning over to the month of May, the Houston Astros find themselves with a record that they haven’t seen since 1986. That place is on top of their division in the American League West with a record of  15-7 to...

“Houston, we have no problem!” Craig Biggio is called to the hall

“Houston, we have no problem!” Craig Biggio is called to the hall

John Canamar, Writer

January 7, 2015


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Biggio is considered a rarity in modern sports for his old school hustle and team first spirit while playing his entire 20 year career for Houston’s beloved Astros.

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