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Houston Matters

Sports Monday: Rockets Keep Winning, And Astros’ Prospect Suspended

Houston Matters discusses the latest developments in Houston sports with Jeff Balke.

Michael Hagerty

The Rockets have won 12 straight. With 23 games left to play, how can they best navigate them so that when the playoffs start they're healthy and reasonably rested?

And the Astros learned last week that their highly touted pitching prospect Forrest Whitley violated Major League Baseball's drug prevention and treatment program. He's been suspended 50 games.

We discuss those and other developments in Houston sports with Jeff Balke, who writes for Houston Press and Houstonia Magazine.