Michael Connor: The Astros Insider

Michael Connor: The Astros Insider

Michael Connor grew up listening to Houston's SportsTalk 790 and always dreamed of being on the mic one day talking about the teams. A fifth...Full Bio

Space City Saturday w Dan 5-25-24

Framber Meltdown & Chas is Back & Jose Abreu Approaching Return

On this edition of the Crawford Boxcast, Ross & Gordy discuss the Framber Valdez meltdown inning vs the Angels, Chas McCormick returning, Jose Abreu getting close to rejoining the big league club, and the Astros closing the gap in the AL West race. 

Space City Saturday w Dan Mathews 5-18-2024

In this episode Dan gives credit where credit is due. Dan talks about Josh Miller coach for the Astros. Also, how can a pitcher tell if he has too much rosin? Hear from Trevor May, AJ Pierzynski, Chris Russo, and Scottie Scheffer battle with the law. Hot Dogs from heaven and the South Africa fan of the game story.

Astros Starting to Heat Up & Pitching Getting Healthy

It's the Crawford Boxcast hosted by Chris Gordy and Ross Villarreal, as the guys discuss the Astros latest turnaround, having won 6 of their last 7 as the pitching staff starts to get healthier, and the lineup starts to producer more runs, leading to more wins. 

Astros, Can they sweep the Tigers w Dan Mathews 5-11-2024

Dan gives advice on the Astros and the upcoming games. Demeco, Lassiter, Alex Bregman and Bryan Abreu comments and more.

Astros Still Having Issues, How Much Do You Blame Espada

On today's Crawford Boxcast, Gordy and Ross discuss the Astros seemed to be turning the corner last week, but blew a late lead again on Sunday, costing them a series win over the Mariners. Why can't they just put it all together?

The guys run through some of the offensive stats that seem like an anomaly, and whether some of these performances will continue all season long. Can Bregman turn it around? Should Caratini be catching more to spell Yainer Diaz?

And the guys pose the question - how much is new Manager Joe Espada to blame for the 12-22 start to the season? And should GM Dana Brown consider being a seller at the trade deadline? 

Space City Saturday Astros moving up with Dan Mathews 5-4-2024

Dave talks about Astros baseball: Joey Loperfiedo, Jake Meyers and Jose Abreu

Texans Draft Picks, Geoff Blum Commentary, Chris Ballard

The Crawford Boxcast: Astros Swept Again- This Time By The Cubs, Changes Have Been Made and More Coming?

Chris Gordy and Ross Villareal are here for a live edition of The Crawford Boxcast. The Astros drop the finale 3-1 to the Cubs in Chicago. That is now the fourth time this season, that they have been swept. The hitters continue to struggle with runners in scoring position. Might changes be coming to the staff with these struggles? Also, the Astros have made some roster moves, before their trip to Mexico City? 

Astros Find Some Answers still Looking for More, Texas Expectation, Rockets Staying the Course