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Astros strike first before rain delay in KC
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The Astros struck quickly in their first Division Series since 2005, jumping on right-hander Yordano Ventura and the Royals for two runs in the first inning at Kauffman Stadium and tacking on another run in the second.Share Tweet
Referee communication a problem as flag on Texans is picked upprofootballtalk.com 50 minutes agoIn a bizarre moment in the first quarter of tonight’s game in Houston, a penalty on the Texans was initially called, then waved off without explanation. Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph clearly committed an illegal contact penalty on a Colts third dow…Share TweetGet updates and analysis from tonight's Texans-Colts game at NRG Stadium.Share Tweet
Photos: Texans fans get ready for Thursday Night Football vs. Coltschron.com 1 hour agoCheck out the scene at NRG Stadium as the Texans take on the Colts on Thursday Night Football.Share TweetAstros center fielder Carlos Gomez, who has been dealing with a left intercostal strain since Sept. 13, was out of the starting lineup Thursday night for Game 1 of the Division Series.Share Tweetchron.com 2 hours agoAlthough clearly disappointed after he was left off the Astros’ 25-man Division Series roster, veteran righthanded reliever Chad Qualls vowed to help his teammates.Share TweetThe inactives have officially been turned in, and Colts quarterback Andrew Luck will miss his second straight game tonight when the Colts play at the Texans. Matt Hasselbeck will start for the Colts. He was hospitalized earlier this week due to a virus …Share Tweet
Jeff Bagwell energized to see Astros back in the playoffschron.com 3 hours agoJeff Bagwell never imagined how far and hard the Astros would fall in the Houston sports landscape since he helped captivate the city during the 2005 World Series at Minute Maid Park.Share Tweet
Astros expect sell-out crowds for Game 3 and potential Game 4chron.com 4 hours agoRegular seats an standing-room only seats are all sold out, but there are some suites still availableShare Tweet
Analyst John Smoltz talks Astros-Royalschron.com 5 hours agoHall of Fame pitcher will call Houston/Kansas City seriesShare Tweetchron.com 6 hours agoThe first-round draft pick from Wake Forest is expected to remain a heavy contributor going forwardShare Tweet
The Sports Update: Astros partied all night after beating Yankeeschron.com 8 hours agoIt was a wild time for the Astros between beating the Yankees and arriving in Kansas City.Share Tweet
CBS to use a camera inside the pylons for Texans-Coltschron.com 9 hours agoAs you gear up for tonight’s Colts and Texans game, here’s a close-up look at one of CBS Sports’ newest pieces of technology, the pylon cameras that provide angles down the goal line and the out of bounds markers. Ken Aagaard, CBS Sports’ executive vice…Share Tweet
Could Pagano be the next in-season firing?profootballtalk.com 10 hours agoNow that the Dolphins have fired coach Joe Philbin, the football-following world is trying to figure out who may be next. And much of the chatter has centered on the men who will coach Thursday night’s game between the Colts and Texans. Appearing earlie…Share Tweetchron.com 11 hours ago"); $(".gallery_outer_overlay_dynamic").css("position","absolute"); $(".gallery_outer_overlay_dynamic").css("z-index","500"); $(".gallery_outer_overlay_dynamic").css("top&qu…Share Tweetdeadspin.com 13 hours agoA day after the Astros advanced with a pitching performance as boring as it was dominating, the Cubs and Pirates figured out how to up the entertainment value even as Jake Arrieta shut Pittsburgh down: a fight!Read more...Share Tweet
LEADING OFF: Postseason Returns to Toronto, KC Hosts Astrosnytimes.com 18 hours agoA look at what's happening around the major leagues today:Share Tweet
Houston's Mallett Looks for Turnaround Against Coltsnytimes.com 18 hours agoRyan Mallett has had a tough time since taking over as starting quarterback for the Houston Texans.Share Tweet
Photos: Khloe Kardashian at Houston Rockets gamechron.com 22 hours agoKhloe Kardashian takes in a preseason game between the Houston Rockets against the Dallas Mavericks.Share Tweet
Who's to blame for Texans' slow start?Oct 8First Take's Stephen A. Smith explains why Texans coach Bill O'Brien should take responsibility for his team's bad start.
Brunell: 'Texans are a bad football team'Oct 7ESPN's Mark Brunell and Herm Edwards break down the Thursday night matchup between the Colts and Texans.
How to bet on Indianapolis-HoustonOct 7ESPN Chalk writer Dave Tuley discusses Indianapolis at Houston.
Mallett To Stay Texans' StarterOct 5ESPN NFL analyst Eric Allen thinks Bill O'Brien's decision to stick with Ryan Mallett is the right one.
NBA - Blake Griffin wants to take his defense and the Clippers to another …Oct 7Blake Griffin is looking to become an elite defender and a vocal leader, and in turn, take the Clippers to a championship, writes J.A. Adande.
NBA - Los Angeles Clippers must learn to play without DeAndre JordanSep 25The Clippers were able to re-sign DeAndre Jordan. With a more able reserve unit behind him, the team must now learn how to win without him, writes J.A. Adande.
See the rankings (Insider)Sep 22Chad Ford says the Knicks are managed by "a neophyte coach, a buffoonish owner and an unproven team president." Amazingly, New York still isn't last p...
Remembering a legendSep 13From blazing a trail from high school to the pros to lacing up Nikes, the late Moses Malone was a hoops pioneer with as many MVP awards as Magic and B...