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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/29/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

CBS Tampa–08/26/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

Rays Bats Stay Hot, Defeat Astros 5-2 To Take Series

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays are hopeful that a successful series against Houston is the start of a turnaround. Yunel Escobar drove in two runs during a three-run sixth inning and […]

98.7 The Fan–06/22/2014

Bats Can’t Back Up Price’s Historic Night, Fall 3-1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jarred Cosart pitched eight shutout innings to beat Tampa Bay once again, and rookie George Springer’s two-run homer helped the Houston Astros defeat the Rays 3-1 Friday night. Cosart (7-5) […]

98.7 The Fan–06/20/2014

File photo of Joe Maddon. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

What Is Wrong With The Rays?

It is the beginning of June and the Rays are solidly locked in last place in the AL East. You would think by looking at the standings that Joe Maddon had a line up that […]

98.7 The Fan–06/02/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 6: Jonathan Villar #6 of the Houston Astros dives back to first base against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on September 6, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Jonathan Villar’s Speed An Important Asset For Astros

Despite mediocre hitting, Jonathan Villar has too much speed to keep out of the Astros’ lineup.

03/25/2014

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Archer Pitches 5-Hitter, Rays Blank Astros

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Rookie Chris Archer pitched a five-hitter for his first complete game in the majors and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Houston Astros 5-0 Sunday. Archer (4-3) struck out eight […]

98.7 The Fan–07/14/2013

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Chris Carter Provides The Power As The Astros Take Down Rays 4-1

HOUSTON (AP) — Chris Carter homered twice, including a go-ahead three-run shot in the seventh, to back seven strong innings from Bud Norris and give the Houston Astros a 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay […]

98.7 The Fan–07/03/2013

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Price and Longo Return In a Rays 8-0 Win

HOUSTON (AP) — AL Cy Young Award winner David Price pitched three-hit ball for seven innings in his return from the disabled list and Desmond Jennings homered and drove in four runs as the Tampa […]

98.7 The Fan–07/02/2013

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