- Muy loco down in San AntoneLarry Kenon and fellow Spur egos have enfevered a win-starved populaceJohn Papanek | May 14, 1979
- Soft draw on the pitch shotBilly Maxwell | August 24, 1959
- SKYLINEDecember 09, 1957
March 31, 2003 | Jeff Pearlman
I'm not in lockstep with most observers who say this is the best team in the division. Yes, they've got marquee players—Jeff Bagwell and Jeff Kent will mash the ball—but those two better stay healthy, because Julio...
March 27, 2000 | Tom Verducci
Because it plummets as it reaches the plate, the split-fingered fastball is as brutal on befuddled batters as on the elbows of pitchers who dare to throw it
August 16, 1999 | Stephen Cannella
Strong ArmedUnderappreciated starters have kept the injury-plagued Astros on top
March 29, 1999 | Mark Bechtel
March 23, 1998 | Michael Bamberger
Shane Reynolds is the Astros' ace, but for a team that once had the arms of Nolan Ryan, J.R. Richard and Mike Scott," that doesn't mean quite what it used to. Now, with Darryl Kile gone to Colorado, Reynolds will be...