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.
Report: Astros To Interview Former Rangers Manager Jeff Banister For Manager PositionAstros owner Jim Crane said he expects to hire a new manager by Monday, February 3.
Red Sox, Manager Alex Cora Agree To Part Ways For Role In Electronic Sign Stealing ScandalBaseball Commissioner Rob Manfred mentioned Cora by name 11 times in a nine-page report Monday, describing him as a key person in the planning and execution of the cheating scheme.
Astros Owner Jim Crane Fires Manager AJ Hinch, General Manager Jeff Luhnow After Electronic Sign-Stealing Scandal“I felt with what came out in the report they both had responsibilities," said Crane during a news conference Monday afternoon.
MLB To Investigate Astros 'As Thoroughly As Humanly Possible'MLB is “talking to people all over the industry, former employees, competitors, whatever. To the extent that we find other leads, we're going to follow these leads.”
Houston Astros Owner Approached In Arlington, Declines Comment On Sign Stealing InvestigationWhile in Arlington, Houston Astros owner Jim Crane declined comment on Major League Baseball’s investigation into allegations of sign stealing by the team.
Big Shift In Astros Front Office: Reid Ryan Has Lesser Role, Nolan Ryan Says He's Out As Executive AdvisorThe moves come 11 days after Jim Crane apologized to a Sports Illustrated reporter and retracted a statement by the club accusing her of trying to "fabricate a story."
Houston's World Series Trophy Gets Damaged At Luxurious GalaLess than a week after the Astros took home their first World Series championship in franchise history, their Commissioner's Trophy was damaged at a luxurious fundraising gala.
Astros Boost Rotation With Trade For VerlanderThe Houston Astros acquired Justin Verlander in a trade with the Detroit Tigers on Thursday night, just before the deadline for having players eligible for postseason play.
Nolan Ryan Rejoins Houston Astros As Executive AdvisorHall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan has rejoined the Houston Astros as the team's executive advisor.
Report: Astros Plan On Meeting With Nolan RyanAfter stepping down as CEO of the Rangers in October, Nolan Ryan might not be done with baseball in Texas.