2/4/2016 | Astros' Urban Youth Academy works wonders
It's not only about those six young people and their college scholarships. It's what they represent. "Our program works," said Daryl Wade, director of the Houston Astros' Urban Youth Academy (UYA). That's the larger lesson. On Wednesday, the Astros held a ceremony to honor the five boys and one girl who signed letters of intent to play college baseball and college softball.
2/4/2016 | Around the Horn: Outfield is rock solid
HOUSTON -- The Astros will enter Spring Training camp with a set outfield, including the three starters and the two bench players.
2/3/2016 | Astros UYA celebrates 6 receiving scholarships
The Houston Astros Urban Youth Academy celebrated having six players receive scholarship offers to play baseball and softball in college in a signing ceremony Wednesday.
2/1/2016 | Feldman expects to be ready by Spring Training
The signing of right-hander Doug Fister last week gives the Astros enough rotation depth to weather an injury to one of their starters. Veteran right-hander Scott Feldman is coming off a shoulder injury that cost him the final month of last season, and he expects to be ready to compete when Spring Training starts in two weeks.