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Nationals top Astros in Game 7 to win 1st World Series title

Kendrick and Rendon homered in the seventh inning as the Nationals overcame a two-run deficit, rocking the Houston Astros 6-2 Wednesday night to win the first title in franchise history.

Trump honors World Series champion Houston Astros

President Donald Trump recognized the Houston Astros on Monday for their first World Series win, an "incredible victory" that Trump said was even more special following the devastation Hurricane Harvey wrought on the Texas city.

Astros defeat Dodgers to win first World Series

The Houston Astros rocketed to the top of the baseball galaxy Wednesday night, winning the first World Series championship in franchise history.

Taco Bell offers free tacos in honor of World Series stolen base

Taco Bell is giving away free Doritos Locos Tacos today in their annual "Steal a Base, Steal a Taco" promotion for the World Series.

Gurriel banned 5 games in 2018 for racist gesture at Darvish

Yuli Gurriel of the Houston Astros has been suspended for five games next season for making a racist gesture at Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish during the World Series.

Astros return to Houston for 1st game since Harvey

Baseball returned to Houston on Saturday with the Astros giving the flood-ravaged city a few hours of entertainment at the end of a terrible and trying week.

Hurricane Harvey causing changes in sports world

The flooding from Hurricane Harvey has forced another change in the sports schedule.

Former Stallion signs minor-league deal

More good news for former Columbus County athletes, Tanner Duncan formerly of South Columbus High School signed a minor-league deal with the Houston Astros.

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