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Former Red Sox manager Alex Cora (above) was given a year-long suspension for his role in the Astros' 2017 sign-stealing scandal. (Courtesy of Flickr)

The Astros Cheating Scandal: A Retrospective

April 23, 2020

It’s over. The saga that has gripped the baseball world since November 2019 has finally come to an end. The story began when The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich reported the details of the Hou...

Former Astro Evan Gattis (above) has publicly shown remorse for his team's actions in 2017. (Courtesy of Flickr)

“We Obviously Cheated Baseball”: Thank You, Evan Gattis

April 19, 2020

“Everybody wants to be the best player in the f---ing world, man … and we cheated that, for sure, and we obviously cheated baseball and cheated fans, fans felt duped. I feel bad for fans.” Evan...

Astros manager AJ Hinch (above) lost his job as a result of the team's sign-stealing scandal. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Astros Outrage Put on Hold

April 1, 2020

The Houston Astros were set to face a full season of ridicule after their offseason controversies. Now, that may be forgotten.

Beyond the Scoreboard: Signs of the Apocalypse

Beyond the Scoreboard: Signs of the Apocalypse

November 20, 2019

Folks, the Houston Astros are back in the public eye again. An investigation by The Athletic has found Houston guilty of stealing signs, a baseball practice as old as peanuts and crackerjack. According...

Beyond the Scoreboard: Astros Drop Ball in Handling Brandon Taubman Ordeal

Beyond the Scoreboard: Astros Drop Ball in Handling Brandon Taubman Ordeal

October 30, 2019

When The Fordham Ram newspaper gets distributed on Wednesday, it is more plausible than not that the Houston Astros will be World Series Champions for the second time in three years. The Astros have won...

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