outfielder Richard Hidalgo clubbed the first-ever regular
market through a strong partnership with the Astros
," said Dan
Shawn Green followed with another, also off Miceli, to put the Dodgers ahead, and they held on from there for a dramatic, 7-6 win over the Astros
before 35,155 at Minute Maid Park.
Major League baseball's the Houston Astros
are teaming up with Waste Management (WM) to help promote recycling in Houston.
were hoping veteran pitcher Roger Clemens, who has played in seven World Series, would get them off to a winning start.
Paul Konerko had turned the game in the White Sox's favour with a four-run home run in the seventh and although the Astros
levelled, Podsednik had the final word
Prior to the game, Astros
pitcher Brandon Duckworth visited hospitalized veterans at the Houston VA Medical Center to honor the brave men and women who sacrificed for our nation's freedom.
He initially went to people he'd met during his career as a broadcaster, one of whom was Drayton McLane, owner of the Houston Astros
will start Kent Bottenfield (1-2), and although he pitched well in the opening innings against Philadelphia last Monday, by the end of the fifth he had given up five runs and eight hits.
Veteran announcer Rene Cardenas, who pioneered Astros
Spanish-language radio broadcasts when the team debuted in 1962 and is considered the dean of Major League Baseball Spanish announcers, will team with Raul Saenz to call the games.
The "More Than Just a Game" campaign centers around the excitement and experience of attending a Houston Astros
game as a true and dedicated fan.
Santana, the Astros
selection with the top pick in the Class A phase of the December Rule 5 draft, is to arrive on Friday.