Astros Press Releases
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Houston College Classic returns to Minute Maid Park this weekend
The 15th annual Houston College Classic returns to Minute Maid Park, home of the Houston Astros, this weekend (March 6-8) with regional matchups highlighting the three-day, six-team, nine-game tournament.
Astros 2015 Single Game Tickets On Sale Monday, March 2
Beginning this Monday, March 2 at 10:00 a.m., fans will be able to purchase their single game tickets for the Houston Astros 2015 regular season. Season tickets, group tickets and suite rentals, which provide fans with the best value for the biggest games, are now available. Catch the most exciting games of the season, including Opening Day vs. the Cleveland Indians on April 6, and celebrate history with the Biggio HOF 7-Game Pack, starting at $120. To purchase tickets and for information on pricing, call 1-877-9ASTROS or visit www.astros.com/tickets.
Canelo Alvarez vs. James Kirkland set for May 9 at Minute Maid Park, live on HBO
The wait is over. Two of boxing's toughest warriors, Mexican superstar Canelo Alvarez and the Texas titan James "Mandingo Warrior" Kirkland will clash in a 12-round super welterweight showdown at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas on Saturday, May 9, 2015.
Lance Berkman to be Guest on Astroline Thursday
HOUSTON, TX - Astros legend Lance Berkman will be the guest on Astroline this Thursday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m. CT at Pluckers Wing Bar for the 12th installment of the offseason radio program. Astros radio play-by-play commentator Robert Ford will serve as the host.
Brandon Backe to be Guest on Astroline Tomorrow
HOUSTON, TX - Astros legend Brandon Backe will be the guest on Astroline tomorrow Thursday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. CT at Pluckers Wing Bar for the 11th installment of the offseason radio program. Astros radio color commentator and former Major League pitcher Steve Sparks will serve as the host.
Celebrations for the Past and Present to Highlight Astros 2015 Season Promotions
The Astros 2015 promotions lineup, which was unveiled today by the club, will feature an exciting and unique blend of current Astros stars and historic moments.
Astros Sign Thatcher to Minor League Contract
The Houston Astros have signed left-handed pitcher Joe Thatcher to a minor league contract with an invitation to Major League Spring Training. The announcement was made by Astros General Manager Jeff Luhnow.
Bob Watson to be guest on Astroline tomorrow
HOUSTON, TX - Astros legend Bob Watson will be the guest on Astroline tomorrow Thursday, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. CT at Pluckers Wing Bar for the 10th installment of the offseason radio program. Astros radio color commentator and former Major League pitcher Steve Sparks will serve as the host.
Astros Coca-Cola Shooting Stars Auditions to Take Place Saturday, February 21
WHAT: Auditions for the Astros Coca-Cola Shooting Stars, the Astros entertainment and promotions team. Audition information and pre-registration information can be found at www.astros.com/shootingstars WHEN: Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, beginning at 10:00 a.m. Media availability will be from 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. - media wishing to interview judges should plan to do so before 10:00 a.m. WHERE: Minute Maid Park Union Station