1 day ago | Sports
Late into the night, well after the Astros had sealed their 5-2 win in game one of the American League Division Series against the Kansas City Royals, should-be Hall of Famer Pete Rose candidly admitted what Astros fans have openly wondered for ye...
2 days ago | Sports
It is a myth to believe that NFL football was always the dominant sport in Houston. There were times when the Oilers were so bad that, of the few thousand fans that did show up to the Astrodome on Sunday, at least some were wearing paper bags over...
3 days ago | Sports
It has been 10 years since the Astros made it to the playoffs, that year making it all the way to the World Series before being swept by the White Sox. In 2015, their postseason will last a little longer after the 'Stros went into the Bronx and be...
22 days ago | Sports
There are few things more relaxing than listening to spring training baseball on the radio. The booths in those small stadiums are close to the seats so, during pauses in the action, it is easy to pick out beer vendors and random fans in the crowd...
23 days ago | Random Ephemera
Facebook can be a complicated place. There are relatives who may not like your choice of posts, friends from high school whose political ideologies are diametrically opposed to your own, incessant invitations to events you don't want to attend and...
24 days ago | Houston 101
Across the freeway from NRG Park with its gleaming stadium and crumbling Astrodome lies a field of dirt. From almost 40 years, that empty lot made children’s dreams come true, gave teens a chance to see concerts and saddled adults with hot, crying...