Texas Governor Reopening Outdoor Pro Sports Venues, Limiting Capacity To 25%A new order from Texas Governor Greg Abbott will soon allow outdoor pro sports events to have spectators, but the numbers will be strictly limited.
Texas Rangers Among Teams Promising More Money To Minor Leaguers During Coronavirus ShutdownThe Texas Rangers are among at least nine major league franchises that have told minor leaguers they will continue to provide allowances after the May 31 expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy guarantying those players $400 per week.
Former Astros Star Jimmy 'The Toy Cannon' Wynn Dies At 78Wynn was nicknamed “The Toy Cannon” because of the power he produced despite his small size. He was a three-time All-Star outfielder in the 1960s and '70s.
Fans Heckling Astros Spring Opener Get Their Signs ConfiscatedFans hoping to heckle the sign-stealing Houston Astros at their spring opener were met with quite the coincidence: They got their signs stolen.
Josh Reddick Says Along With Death Threats Following Sign Stealing Scandal, Someone Wished Cancer Upon His TwinsThe Astros knew they were going to be in for a hard time on social media from opposing players and fans, but some of the rhetoric may be going too far.
Little League Teams Drop Astros Name Amid MLB Sign-Stealing ScandalLittle League teams around the U.S. are dropping their Astros name in an effort to distance themselves from the controversy surrounding the Houston MLB team in the wake of a cheating scandal.
Spring Training Report: MLB Enters Spring Training Under A Dark CloudThe offseason has been eventful, but not in the way that MLB commissioner Rob Manfred would like.
Angels 3rd Baseman, Native Houstonian Anthony Rendon Talks Forgiveness On Astros Sign-Stealing ScandalWhether it’s a speeding ticket or whatever it might be, some of us are trying to get an edge some way or another in life. They happened to get caught for doing it. You can forgive them, but doesn’t mean you have to forget," said Rendon.
Former Ranger Darvish Says Astros Should Be Stripped Of 2017 World Series TitleChicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish said the Houston Astros should be stripped of their 2017 World Series championship.
Michael Young And Willie Calhoun React To Astros' Apologies For Cheating ScandalYoung tweeted after Crane's comments that "of course it impacted the game." Accusing Crane of playing the public for "fools"
Astros' Bregman, Altuve Apologize For Sign-Stealing SchemeHouston Astros players Alex Bregman and José Altuve said Thursday the team is sorry for its sign-stealing scheme that was investigated and punished by Major League Baseball.
Astros Introduce New GM James Click Following Sign-Stealing Scandal: 'I'm Trying To Bring A Fresh Look'James Click was introduced on Tuesday, taking over for Jeff Luhnow, suspended for a season by Major League Baseball and then fired by Astros owner Jim Crane.
Astros Point To Click To Fill General Manager Position After Sign-Stealing ScandalJames Click, 42, graduated from Yale and wrote for analytics website Baseball Prospectus for several years before being hired by the Tampa Bay Rays.
New Astros Manager Dusty Baker Introduced As 'The Right Person At The Right Time'"He's a person of high integrity. He's a respected leader. He has great baseball experience and he will earn the players' trust," said Astros owner Jim Crane.
Astros Hire Dusty Baker To Replace AJ Hinch As Manager: 'He's A Winner... He's Earned The Respect'“Throughout his successful career, Dusty has embodied the qualities that we were looking for in a manager,” Astros owner Jim Crane said in a statement.