Houston Astros

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MLB: Wildcard Wednesday

The playoffs are just a few days away and after 161 games there are still two playoff spots open.  For baseball fans, Wednesday night is going to be fun.  It will be a historic day in baseball. In the National League the Atlanta Braves and the St. Louis Cardinals are fighting for a wild-card spot … Continue reading

Astros Operation Veteran Appreciation

As a fan of baseball and as someone who albeit briefly lived the military life, I am always proud to come across something that combines the two.  So when I was presented with the information regarding the Houston Astros and their “Operation Veteran Appreciation”, I had to check it out. On July 15, 2011, the … Continue reading

Astros Host Wounded Soldiers

Via the Astros: The Houston Astros are working with Helping A Hero to provide a special experience for military members that have been injured while serving their country.  Approximately 30 wounded soldiers will meet a few Astros players prior to the August 29 game.  The contingent will then enjoy the game together courtesy of the … Continue reading