Posted on · Houston Matters looks back at the history of baseball in the Bayou City with the help of historian Mike Vance.
Posted on · With the MLB All-Star Game next week, Houston Matters looks back at the history of baseball in the Bayou City with the help of historian Mike Vance.
Posted on · With a new Major League Baseball season just days away, now is a fitting time to tell the story of a mostly forgotten figure from Houston's early baseball history. Richard "Turk" Farrell holds several distinctions that should be interesting to Houston baseball fans. He was the first All-Star the Colt .45s ever had. And he […]
Posted on · Last week, Harris County Judge Ed Emmett called a meeting of stakeholders to discuss the current status of the Astrodome. Among the more recent developments – an application has been submitted seeking to designate the Dome as a "state antiquities landmark." The National Park Service has added the Astrodome to its National Register of Historic […]