There was crying in baseball after a Pearland pitcher beaned a Tulsa batter on Tuesday. What happened next might restore one’s faith in humanity.
Fifty years ago, a minor league game in Midland was postponed for the rarest of reasons—a swarm of grasshoppers biblical in its proportions.
Texas baseball is back. Plus: pickles so good they transport you back to childhood.
With the Sugar Land Skeeters set to become the Space Cowboys, what will become of the mascots for the Houston Astros' AAA squad?
Sam Houston was his only Division I offer coming out of high school. Three years later, the outfielder from Cypress is headed to the Majors.
A talented infielder and a strong hitter who played around the world, he created an early iteration of the protective gear that now keeps baseball players safe.
Texas lost a heartbreaker in the NCAA semifinals Saturday night, but Coach David Pierce's team had a season to remember.
Lingering anger over the Houston Astros cheating scandal has turned a day at the ballpark into a powder keg of fan misbehavior.
From tossing trash cans to renaming the Astros the “Houston Asterisks,” baseball fans won’t let Houston forget the 2017 cheating scandal.
We salute the Sugar Land Lightning Sloths, the Amarillo Sod Poodles, and their compatriots.
The team finished in last place in front of cardboard fans in 2020, but it’s the first in American pro sports to reopen to full capacity.
As a longtime fan, I haven’t forgiven the team for cheating, but the Astros are bigger than a handful of players or a few seasons of baseball.
The Houston Astros owner decided to defend every bad PR move his organization has made.
The new Arlington baseball stadium has an approach that's, well, out of left field.
Uri Geva is hoping that his Collegiate Summer Baseball Invitational proves that it is—but experts are skeptical.
Baseball has its own way of enforcing the rules.
In the wake of the organization's missteps, it must reckon with its culture this offseason.
It’s the players, not the front office, who are giving fans something to cheer for this World Series.
As Houston begins its playoff run, let’s pause and appreciate the Cy Young contenders who powered this season’s best team in baseball.
The team is abandoning 25-year-old Globe Life Park for a shiny new stadium next door.
Home Run Dugout’s first location, at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, is funded in part by Nolan Ryan’s Ryan-Sanders Baseball, and is just the start of their plans.
The ballpark tradition of serving up improbable foodstuffs to Rangers fans continues.
Plus, host Andy Langer checks in with the Longhorns’ Omaha-bound first baseman, who made national news of his own back in April.
If they keep this up, it’ll be an historic season.
Three new venues—Warstic, the Long Time, and Rocker B Ranch—offer fresh ways to get in touch with your inner baseball fan.
The Astro transformed from a young talent to the team's elder statesman.
Yeah, the Astros really pulled it off.
Meet the furry good luck totem of Houston Heights.
Compared to Super Bowl LI, the World Series has something different to offer Houston.
Bobby Vasquez talks about the best job in the world and a very lucky pair of overalls.
John Bateman died in 1996. So how is he tweeting every single day?
"Good news, kids! The Astros have the chance to win the World Series tonight. Oh, and you're not going trick or treating."
An eleventh inning homer can be dangerous for your health. Play it safe and watch the World Series with friends and a beer.
A mother and daughter carry on a tradition passed down through generations.
Celebrate your fandom under your pants. If you must.
With the team in the World Series for the first time since 2005, it’s time for you to fake it 'til they make it.
Rooting for the ’Stros in enemy territory.
Astros, don’t make Art Acevedo wear a Yankees jersey.
The teams couldn’t come to an agreement about how to relocate the series after Harvey, and there's been serious backlash.
Keeping baseball pure at Kokernot Field, out in far West Texas.
Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack, oh, and a two-foot hot dog stuffed in a tamale while you're at it.
Being a sports fan is like falling in love. Sure, it’s a form of madness, but it’s one you can’t explain.
Who needs the playoffs? After years (and years and years) of heartache, Houston has fallen for the Astros all over again.
A massive stadium bond raises the idea that Dallas could claim the Rangers as their own.
...with a $100 million taxpayer commitment.
Baseball, an old and idiosyncratic game, loses and old and idiosyncratic field.
The New Food Options At The Texas Rangers Ballpark Include A Vegan Cart And The Least Vegan Sandwich Of All Time
Hungry? You might not be after you learn about the Wicked Pig.
What to watch, read, and listen to this month to achieve maximum Texas cultural literacy.
An ISD investigation into the Plano East baseball program turned up racial and gay slurs, concussions, a fight club, and more.
The business magazine’s ”30 Under 30” lists were released yesterday—and its sports list surprisingly included two Dallas Stars.