H-Town Diary

A Houston Sports Fan Learns to Love Again

After the World Series, Houston sports fans have multiple real, honest-to-goodness reasons to hope.

12/29/2017 By Jeff Balke

Houston Strong

Scenes From the Astros World Series Victory Parade

About one million Houstonians attended the parade, an Astros and Houston pride-filled extravaganza.

11/04/2017 Photography by Marco Torres

Local Love

Wear Your Astros Pride on Your Sleeve

Literally, with cuff links—and other themed apparel—from Paris Texas Co.

11/02/2017 By Katharine Shilcutt

We Won!

Paying Up: An Update on Those Astros Food Bets

We're not gloating, but it's time for LA to make good on its baseball bets.

11/02/2017 By Beth Levine

World Series Champions

Houston, We Are World Series Champions

The Astros played to raise us up, to boost our hopes, to give us reasons to cheer again.

11/02/2017 By Scott Vogel

Finally

If You Are A True Houstonian, You Will Go to the Astros Victory Parade

A franchise victory is a unique chance to feel at one with your fellow citizen.

11/02/2017 By Morgan Kinney

World Series Game 6

The World Series That TV Isn't Showing You

The small screen has never been smaller.

11/01/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Game 6

The Siege of L.A. Has Nearly Begun

We're heading back to Dodgers territory.

10/31/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Game 5

With Astros Win, City Sets Record for Most Consecutive Hours Spent Screaming

In their season finale at Minute Maid Park, the Astros took us on one more unbelievable ride.

10/30/2017 By Scott Vogel

Ice House

This Sports Complex in Cypress Allows Kids with Special Needs to Play Ball

The Langham Creek YMCA's adaptive sports program is more than just about playing sports.

10/30/2017 By Roxanna Asgarian

World Series Game 4

The Dodgers Even the Series, but the Fight for Momentum Goes On

A game that could have easily gone Houston's way, goes the other way all too easily.

10/29/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Game 4

For the Astros, the Greatest of Moments, and a Moment of Truth

Houston takes a step forward in its quest for glory, but a step back too.

10/28/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Game 3

A Case for Booing the Dodgers

Especially tonight.

10/27/2017 By Scott Vogel

All the Bases

I Eat Therefore I Am A Fan: Try These Astros-Inspired Specials

From cookies to booze, consume your allegiance to Houston's home team.

10/27/2017 By Joanna O'Leary

Hydrating

Will the MVP Altuve or Kershaw Curveball Be Served at the JW Marriott?

World Series stakes are particularly high for hotels in Houston and Los Angeles.

10/26/2017 By Beth Levine

World Series Game 2

The Astros Win a Game for the Ages in L.A.

No stage is too big for this team.

10/26/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Game 1

Astros Fall to Dodgers, 3-1

Stellar pitching by L.A. ace Clayton Kershaw proved too much for Houston in the teams' first meeting.

10/25/2017 By Scott Vogel

World Series Countdown

The Tale of Three Hs: Houston, Hollywood and Harvey

The Astros are ready for their close-up.

10/24/2017 By Scott Vogel

Astro Dogs

Houston and LA's Most Iconic Hot Dogs Are Rivals, Too

You could benefit from Good Dog and Pink's Twitter war.

10/24/2017 By Beth Levine

Hurry!!

Happening Now: Ellen DeGeneres Gives Away World Series Tickets at UH

The talk show host teased a once-in-a-lifetime Astros ticket giveaway happening 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at University of Houston.

10/24/2017 By Anita Gomez and Morgan Kinney