Time to Play Ball

The Sugar Land Skeeters Are Joining the Houston Astros Empire

It was announced Friday that the once independent team will become the Astros’ new triple-A affiliate.

11/20/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Ummm, what?

Nebraska Senator Ben Sasse Just Sassed the Astros

During the Senate confirmation hearing of Supreme Court Justice nominee Amy Coney Barrett, the senator called the team “miserable cheaters.” Houston leaders weren't having it.

10/14/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

1980 Astros

40 Years Ago, the Astros Came This Close

Remembering the first great Astros team and a most turbulent series.

10/12/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Ballpark Eats

For Your Astros Watching Enjoyment, Here Are Our Favorite Hot Dogs, Burgers, and Beer

Try to normalize the weirdness a little with some familiar tastes.

07/24/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Take us out to the ball game

Take a Peek Inside the Astros' Training Camp

The Astros continue their summer workouts in preparation for their July 24 opening game with the Seattle Mariners.

07/09/2020 By Marco Torres Photography by Marco Torres

Play ball

7 Historic Houston Sports Wins To Watch

More than a few Astros victories, some Rockets history, and hey, a Texans game!

04/07/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Something Good

Astros Dedicate New Bob Watson Education Building

A happy morning for the team.

03/05/2020 By Jeff Balke

A Black Day For Baseball

Everything to Know About the Astros' Wild Day

After punishments and firings, what's next for the 'Stros and us fans?

01/13/2020 By Timothy Malcolm

Sigh

Taken Aback: Nationals Stun Astros to Win World Series

Zack Greinke was outstanding ... and then he came out of the game.

10/30/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Gulp

Game 7 Is Tonight. Here's Everything You Need to Know.

Are you ready to take it back?

10/30/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Thanks to HOU

What We're Thankful For Right Now

No. 1: The Astros.

10/28/2019 By Craig Hlavaty

#TakeItBack

All the World Series Food and Drink Deals You'll Ever Need

Where to eat and drink for the series, plus a friendly wager between breweries.

10/22/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

'See You Later!'

Go On, Re-Watch Carlos Correa's Home Run Over and Over Again

The ALCS is now tied, and boy did we need that.

10/14/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

🌽🍅🥕🥦

Astros Couple Grows Support for Urban Harvest

Collin and Ashley McHugh hosted the benefit, which raised over $35,000.

10/04/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Take It Back, Then Eat It

How to Eat and Drink Through the Astros' Postseason Run

A guide to happy hour specials and Astros-themed dishes.

10/04/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Newcomer's Guide

H-Town for Families: A Bucket List

25 must-dos everyone, big or small, young or old, will love.

10/01/2019 By Jeff Balke

Go 'Stros!

The To-Doux List: Sept. 27-29

This weekend brings weird homes, a drag queen Carrie Bradshaw, and (hopefully) sweet, sweet victory.

09/26/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Roll Player

Food News: Former Astros No. 1 Pick Is Now Slinging Sandwiches

Plus, Present Company has rolled out a CBD cocktail.

08/29/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Pour

Where You Can Get a Frosé Altuve: Lotti Dotti

The new Montrose bar serves up only-in-H-town frozen drinks.

08/26/2019 By Timothy Malcolm

Hey Bowler, Bowler

George Springer's Fifth Annual All-Star Bowling Benefit Was Another Home Run

Springer's teammates and local celebrities raised more than $250,000 to send children who need financial assistance to Camp SAY.

07/02/2019 With Marianna Corcoran