Houston Matters

Astros’ GM Says It’s Time to Start Winning

Posted on · Opening Day is just around the corner. The Astros host their regular season opener Monday night against the Cleveland Indians. With another long, Major League campaign upon us, we check in with Astros’ general manager Jeff Luhnow on the long and short-term development of the team on the field.

Houston Matters

Are the Astros Approaching Respectability?

Posted on · The Houston Astros saw an impressive seven-game winning streak snapped over the weekend by the Baltimore Orioles. Despite a pair of losses Saturday and Sunday, the Astros are no longer the worst team in the American League, and no longer on pace to collect 100 losses this year. George Springer’s arrival has helped spark increased […]

Good, Bad and Ugly

New Mascots, Cracking Down on Hoarders, and Astros Prospect Called Up: The Good The Bad and The Ugly of Houston News

Posted on · New mascots have been named for four HISD schools; there’s a new city-wide effort to crack down on hoarders; a local state senator gets heated in a largely pointless debate; and a top Astros prospect finally got called up – we discuss The Good, The Bad and The Ugly of this week’s Houston news with […]