carlos correa

Love and Basesball

Carlos Correa Proposed to His Girlfriend After Winning the World Series

The Astros shortstop just played the biggest game of his life. Emotions were high.
Liam Daniel Pierce
11.2.17
bat flips

Yasiel Puig is Happy for All Bat Flips

Yasiel Puig is here to support bat shenanigans, even from Astros shortstop Carlos Correa.
Liam Daniel Pierce
10.26.17
Baseball

The Astros Have Baseball’s New Murderers’ Row

The Houston Astros finally look like a juggernaut in the American League West, and pretty much all of them are hitting out of their minds right now.
Rian Watt
5.22.17
Baseball

How Fielding Analytics Are Making a Great Generation of Shortstops Even Better

Fielding analytics helping the current bumper crop of talented MLB shortstops play the position like never before.
Rian Watt
3.29.17
Baseball

How They Got Here: Can an AL West Frontrunner Finally Win a World Series?

The American League West features a tight three-way race at the top. Then...sadness.
Rian Watt
2.17.17
mlb

Evan Gattis Exposes Chest-Garden After Sumptuous Walk-Off HR

So that's where the hanging gardens of Babylon went.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.27.16
mlb

Jose Altuve's Little Changes Have Made a Big Difference

Going into this season, Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve served as a curious example of what happens when you drop a deadball-era hitter into a 21st-century game. It worked, but this year Altuve has gotten even better.
Rian Watt
5.25.16
Baseball

The Houston Astros Are Suddenly Bad. Where Did Things Go Wrong?

The Astros were one out away from defeating the Royals. Now they are in last place, and their offseason looks like a disaster.
R.J. Anderson
5.16.16
mlb

Are Too Many Baseball Teams Tanking?

The Chicago Cubs are living, winning proof of how a strategic tank job can help turn an organization around. But it gets that much harder when everyone is doing it.
Jonathan Bernhardt
5.5.16
Baseball

The Houston Astros Have Turned Data into Winning Baseball

After three painful seasons, the Astros turned things around in 2015. Can they build on their modern approach this season?
Mike Vorkunov
3.21.16
summer

The Houston Astros Have Erased Their Summer From Hell

Last year, Houston's ambitious rebuilding project looked shaky and felt miserable. This year, thus far, they've been redeemed and rejuvenated. Funny how that works.
Miles Wray
7.19.15