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Skeeters changes name to Space Cowboys

The Sugar Land Skeeters always seemed to have a distinct Houston vibe, even though they were half an hour from Dowtown. They started from pretty much nothing without any major league affiliation, built a really cool ball field in a suburb of the sprawling city … Read More

LOCKED OUT! MLB begins first work stoppage since 1994

Major League Baseball’s 26-year-old peace at work ended at midnight on Wednesday, when what many feared was inevitable finally happened: the sport’s first lockout since 1990 became a reality. With the expiration of the collective agreement, the owners essentially closed baseball indefinitely, a negotiating strategy … Read More

Tucker, Alvarez Named All-MLB Second Team

For a team that came within two games of winning the World Series and reaching the American League Championship Series for a fifth consecutive season, the post-season prize pool has been eerily quiet for the Houston Astros. Unlike previous years, when we’ve seen MVP awards … Read More

Top Free Agents Of The MLB Offseason

Analysts expect the pitcher to sign with a team that desperately needs to bolster its rotation, narrowing it down to either the Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians, Colorado Rockies, Detroit Tigers, Houston … Read More