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Have the Astros Moved From a Bad Start to a Lost Season?

A hopeful week went south for the Houston Astros, as a pair of wins against the White Sox to start the week were forgotten after the club dropped the next four games, three of them by just one run. Have we moved past the “off to a bad start” period and into the “likely lost […]

Michael Hagerty Houston Public Media

A hopeful week went south for the Houston Astros, as a pair of wins against the White Sox to start the week were forgotten after the club dropped the next four games, three of them by just one run. Have we moved past the "off to a bad start" period and into the "likely lost season" period of the baseball schedule?

And the Rockets continue their search for a new coach. They spent much of last week courting Mike D'Antoni, but now the word is the team wants to broaden its search and plans to interview Spurs assistant James Borrego. What kind of a coach should the Rockets be searching for?

We discuss this, and other developments in Houston sports, with Jeff Balke.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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