Austin Listi's dream of being a major league ballplayer took another step forward on Wednesday afternoon as the Philadelphia Phillies chose the Dallas Baptist star in the 17th round. Whether number one or number 503 as Listi was, the opportunity is the same for all. Just ask guys like Kenny
He had to wait till the third round to get the call but Connor Wong, the University of Houston catcher is still living the baseball dream. On Tuesday, he was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the third round of the 2017 MLB Draft.
Wong, a versatile player fits well
The 2015 Houston Astros are back, only better. In 2015, the Astros stunned the baseball world surging to the playoffs with an overall improvement of 15 games behind manager A.J. Hinch. The Minute Maid Park boys of summer stumbled in 2016 but have regained the magic of 2015 through the
The Houston Astros Sunday evening game with the Boston Red Sox on June 18, 2017 is now the Sunday Night Game on ESPN. Below is the release from the Houston Astros organization.
ASTROS MATCHUP AGAINST BOSTON RED SOX SELECTED FOR ESPN’S SUNDAY NIGHT BASEBALL ON JUNE 18
For some it may be surprising that the Houston Astros are the best team in baseball (24-11), record wise that is, and that Dallas Keuchel appears in Cy Young form once again. At 24-11, the Astros put an exclamation point on their Thursday night opener against the New York Yankees