What's wrong with Dallas Keuchel? Kaplan gives us the latest on Keuchel's struggles and Will Harris & McCullers' recovery. We ask Kaplan if the Astros put too much stock in Derek Fisher & why Tyler White was sent down. Plus, he tells us which Astros pitchers are looking better & where he'd play Marwin when the playoffs get here.
The sports legend reminisces about his remarkable 61 years in radio. He describes his confrontation with Al Davis, writing speeches for a U.S. Presidential candidate, getting thrown off a team plane by Bud Adams, friendship with Yao Ming, getting dumped in an ice tub by Elvin Bethea & using Marty Schottenheimer's place as a bachelor pad. Plus, he gives us his thoughts on this year's Texans.
Did Jeff Luhnow drop the ball at the MLB Trade deadline? Robert & R.G. go over the moves the Astros made (Francisco Liriano) & didn't make (Sonny Gray, Yu Darvish, Justin Wilson, Zach Britton). What does this mean for the big picture? We wonder if they can still win the AL & how concerned should we be about Lance McCullers & Will Harris' return to the DL.
What was it like to be in Cooperstown for Jeff Bagwell's Hall of Fame Induction? Patterson gives us the firsthand account Sunday night right after the festivities Sunday. We talk about Bagwell's speech, the Astros fans who made the trip & his brush with a baseball icon's widow. Plus, we touch on former Astro & new Hall of Famer Pudge Rodriguez.
With Bagwell getting into Cooperstown this weekend, we listen back to some of our guests thoughts on Bagwell & his Hall of Fame career. You'll hear from Astros longtime broadcaster Greg Lucas, longtime TV personality Craig Roberts & MLB.com Astros Beat Writer Brian McTaggart. They covered Bagwell's entire career & share personal stories about Jeff. Plus, you'll hear a recent interview from Bagwell himself.
Can the Rockets escape Ryan Anderson's contract & what's the best way to address the Astros pitching for the playoffs? We hit on all the latest with the Astros, Rockets & Texans. We also analyze how Kyrie Irving's trade demands could affect the Rockets & how the NBA has changed in recent years. How does the Astros '98 lineup compare with the current lineup & could things be different in the playoffs? We answer that, look at the historic numbers Altuve is putting up & wonder if Colin Moran's injury might've changed trade deadline options. Plus, look forward to Texans Training Camp & discuss 2 historic Majors from 2 of the all-time greats in tennis & golf.
Should Astros fans be worried about Correa's injury? Lucas explains why Correa's absence could hurt & he looks at the Astros trade deadline needs. Plus, we ask Greg about the Rockets offseason moves, Carmelo's fit in Houston & Les Alexander's surprise sale of the team. As we approach Bagwell's Hall of Fame Induction next week, we ask Greg about his book "Houston to Cooperstown: The Houston Astros' Biggio and Bagwell Years".
If the Rockets add Carmelo, are they the 2nd best team in the West? Creech gives her takes on the new look Rockets, Astros trade priorities & Tom Savage's potential as the Texans QB. Plus, we get her perspective as a pioneering female columnist in Houston & how social media trolls go after women in sports journalism. The OU alum also has thoughts on Bob Stoops career & the way the Sooners handled the Joe Mixon situation.
How will Chris Paul & James Harden compliment each other on the court? We ask ClutchFans' David Hardisty about the Rockets big off-season remodel & we look at how Carmelo Anthony might fit in. How do the Rockets fit into the new look Western Conference? Hardisty looks at the NBA big picture, Summer League storylines & newest Rocket P.J. Tucker.