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Houston Wild With Joy At Astros Championship Parade

The Astros took home their first championship in franchise history. The parade was the first for a professional sports team in the city since the Houston Rockets won back-to-back NBA titles in the mid-1990s

  • Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa at the Houston Astros Championship Parade.  (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa at the Houston Astros Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Texas Governor Greg Abbott at the Houston Astros Championship Parade.  (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Robin quigley @Robinquigley4)
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott at the Houston Astros Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Robin quigley @Robinquigley4)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
  • Houston native Travis Scott  with fans at the Houston Astros Championship Parade.  (Photo Credit: Twitter of TRAVIS SCOTT FANPAGE @YamzInTheTrap)
    Houston native Travis Scott with fans at the Houston Astros Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Twitter of TRAVIS SCOTT FANPAGE @YamzInTheTrap)
  • Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa at the Houston Astros Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Houston AstrosVerified account @astros)
    Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa at the Houston Astros Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Houston AstrosVerified account @astros)
  • Houston Astros players Lance McCuller, Jr. and George Springer at a press conference in Houston, Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
    Houston Astros players Lance McCuller, Jr. and George Springer at a press conference in Houston, Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
  • Houston Astros player Alex Bregman at a press conference in Houston, Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
    Houston Astros player Alex Bregman at a press conference in Houston, Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
  • Houston Astros player Charlie Morton with his son, during a press conference at Minute Maid Park, on Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
    Houston Astros player Charlie Morton with his son, during a press conference at Minute Maid Park, on Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
  • Houston Astros players Dallas Kuechel and Chris Devenski talk at a press conference in Houston on Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
    Houston Astros players Dallas Kuechel and Chris Devenski talk at a press conference in Houston on Nov. 3rd, 2017 (Photo Credit: Ed Mayberry | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Ceddyโ€ @IcemanCeddy)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Ceddyโ€ @IcemanCeddy)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Zona Trahan @ZonaTrahan)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Zona Trahan @ZonaTrahan)
  • The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Hyatt Regency HouTXVerified account @HyattHouston )
    The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Hyatt Regency HouTXVerified account @HyattHouston )
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
  • The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
    The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Astros de Houston @LosAstros)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Peter Pesola @VoluntaryOnly)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Peter Pesola @VoluntaryOnly)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Sandra Gonzalez @SandraGonzalez2)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter Sandra Gonzalez @SandraGonzalez2)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston. (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo at the Astros championship parade. (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
    Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo at the Astros championship parade. (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Shannon Harrison | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Marissa Cummings interviewing a kid at the Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Marissa Cummings interviewing a kid at the Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Police ready for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Police ready for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Al Ortiz | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top runs sound check before Parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top runs sound check before Parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Marissa Cummings getting ready for the parade (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
    Fans already gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade (Photo Credit: Brien Straw | Houston Public Media)
  • Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top and Brien Straw (Photo Credit: Houston Public Media)
    Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top and Brien Straw (Photo Credit: Houston Public Media)
  • Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
    Fans gathering for today's Houston Astros victory parade. (Photo Credit: Don Geraci | Houston Public Media)
  • Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
    Hundreds of Astros fans crowded downtown Houston early Friday. (Photo Credit: Marissa Cummings | Houston Public Media)
  • The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
    The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
  • The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
    The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
  • The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)
    The Astros World Series Championship Parade. (Photo Credit: Photo via Twitter RifleKnights | UO @rifleknights)

 

 

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