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Astros to honor Boston and West, Texas victims, collecting donations during week long homestandUpdated Apr 19 Share Tweet
In a week filled with tragedy and heartache, the Houston Astros will do their part to honor the victims of the Boston Marathon bombing and the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas by observing a moment of silence prior to Friday night’s game agains
Share TweetAstros left fielder J.D. Martinez had to be helped off the field by trainers in the fourth inning on Friday after his right knee appeared to buckle during an at-bat against Indians starter Brett Myers.Source: MLB.comShare TweetBOSTON (AP) -- Boston Red Sox players and other team employees have been told to stay home until a decision is made on whether Friday night's game will be played, a club official said.Source: CNNSI.com
Emergency drill set for Tuesday at Progressive FieldUpdated Apr 19 Share TweetThe Cleveland Indians will participate in a full-scale emergency exercise and training Tuesday at Progressive Field, an event that is not connected to the terrorist events in Boston that have embroiled the nation.Source: MLB.com
Don Banks: For Brandon O'Brien, honor, service, sacrifice more vital than …Apr 19In the whirlwind aftermath of the tragic bombings at the Boston Marathon this week, you may have heard the inspiring story of Brandon O'Brien, the longshot 30-year-old NFL hopeful and former Marine and Iraqi war veteran who felt moved enough by the terr…
NBA playoffs 2013 - Will scoring drop in the playoffs?Apr 19The NBA playoffs are here, so scoring is about to go down, right? Not exactly.