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  • Astros crush Mariners 8-2, hitting 3 homers

    SEATTLE  — The Astros crush three homers over the weekend, defeating the Mariners 8-2 in Seattle. George Springer, Yuli Gurrelll and Evan Gattis all hit moon shots into the Safeco Field bleachers. The Astros lead the majors in home runs with 124 on the season. Rookie Francis Martes started in place of Brad Peacock who went on the paternity list. Colton Joseph Peacock born at 1:46pm on 6/24/17, weighing 8 pounds 5 ounces and 21 inches long! Mom & baby are […]

  • Astros sweep A’s, first to 50 wins

    OAKLAND, Calif. — The Astros brought their brooms to the ballpark as they swept the Athletics crushing Oakland 12-9. Houston was up 10, nothing after 2 innings and never looked back. With the victory the Astros became the first team in the majors to reach 50 wins. The Astros have won 10 straight games against Oakland and 15 out of 16 games overall. The Astros look to continue their winning ways as they start a 3-game series Friday night against […]

  • Mike Fiers stays hot; Astros defeat A’s 5-1

    OAKLAND, Calif. — The Astros beat the Athletics 5-1 in Oakland Wednesday night. Carlos Correa homered late and Mike Fiers struck out 5 over 6 innings for his fourth straight win. The victory is also the Astros ninth straight win over the Athletics in the Oakland-Alameda Coliseum. The good guys will go for the series sweep Thursday night in the series finale. The Astros hold the top record in the major leagues at 49-24. Astros rookie RHP David Paulino (1-0) […]

  • Caught on Camera: Horse galloping down busy Houston freeway

    HOUSTON — Only in Texas would you see some horsing around on the freeway— talk about horse power! Christopher McKelvey was driving eastbound on 610 near Cullen, late Saturday night, when he spotted the horse galloping in the fast lane. Since he posted the video the internet ran with it and it quickly went viral. As for the horse? No word on if he got back to his stable safe and sound.

  • Rockets rout the Spurs in Game 4

    HOUSTON — The Rockets bounce back in a pivotal Game 4 win over the Spurs 125-104. Rockets guard Patrick Beverley played with a heavy heart learning that his grandfather passed away before the game. With emotions running high, the Rockets got off to a fast start at the Toyota Center. Rockets star James Harden scored 28 points and Eric Gordon added 22. The Rockets never trailed, hitting 19 3-pointers through the night. The real battle is Tuesday when Houston heads […]

  • Rockets blast Thunder in Game 1

    HOUSTON — Will the real MVP please stand up! James Harden led the Rockets with 37 points Sunday night, but he wasn’t the only Rocket firing on all cylinders. Patrick Beverley’s electric play on both ends of the floor drove Houston to a 118-87 blowout win over the Oklahoma City Thunder. ICYMI: @PatBev21 had a career playoff high 21 points in the #Rockets big Game 1 win last night! #RunAsOne 🚀 pic.twitter.com/DEd5m0A7UV — Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) April 17, 2017 Beverley […]

  • Rapper “CDK” accused of murdering singer, mother of 3 found dead at SW Houston home

    HOUSTON– Charges have been filed against the common-law husband of a mother of three who was found shot to death inside her southwest Houston townhome. Jerald Dewayne Watt, 40, has been charged with murder. Family members of Rena Marie Hodges became worried after not hearing from her for a couple of days. On Thursday around 9:30 p.m., they went to her home in the 12200 block of Sunset Meadow Lane, and found the 35-year-old woman dead inside her bedroom. She […]

  • Man shot during ‘friendly’ game of dominoes in south Houston

    SOUTH HOUSTON — A friendly game of dominoes in a south Houston parking lot was interrupted late Tuesday when four armed robbers shot a man. According to Houston police, several people were playing dominoes in front of a convenience store in the 3500 block of Lydia Street around 11 p.m. when four masked men pulled up in a silver SUV. The suspects allegedly jumped out of the SUV and tried to rob the men, opening fire and striking one man. […]

  • Good Samaritans save man from fiery crash

    HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — One man was burned alive and another was rescued after a fiery crash in northeast Harris County. Deputies said just after midnight the two men were driving east on Beaumont Highway when they lost control of the car. According to Sgt. Wolverton, the vehicle veered off of the road, slamming into a metal light pole causing the car to flip over into a ditch and burst into flames. Two good Samaritans saw the accident and were able […]