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Houston Astros Are The 2017 World Series Champions

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Astros win first World Series Championship in franchise history

With last nights Game 7 win over the LA Dodgers, the Houston Astros are World Series Champions for the first time in franchise history. Prior to this season, the Astros had gone 55 years without a World Series Championship  and had appeared in only one other World Series (2005). The Astros defeated the LA Dodgers by a score of 5-1 tonight at Dodger Stadium.

SKEETERS PLAYOFF TICKETS ON SALE TODAY

SUGAR LAND TO HOST FIRST TWO GAMES IN BOTH DIVISION AND CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES

The Sugar Land Skeeters announced today that individual and group tickets for the 
upcoming 2016 Atlantic League Playoffs go on sale today, Wednesday September 14th.  The Skeeters conclude their regular season schedule at home this week with one game remaining against the Long Island Ducks tonight at 7:05pm and a four game series against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs beginning Thursday, September 15 and the final game on Sunday, September 18th starting at 6:05pm.  

CONSTELLATION FIELD EARNS TOP FOUR SPOT IN BALLPARK DIGEST’S BEST BALLPARKS

Constellation Field, home of the Sugar Land Skeeters, earned a pivotal spot in the Semifinals of Ballpark Digest’s recent poll of Independent Baseball’s Best Ballparks. All four finalists came out of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball and pinned the Sugar Land Skeeters vs. the Somerset Patriots and the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs vs. the Lancaster Barnstormers. The Skeeters advanced to the semifinals and were ultimately outvoted by the Patriots, the defending contest champions. 

SKEETERS OPEN UP SEVEN GAME HOMESTAND AGAINST BLUE CRABS

The Sugar Land Skeeters open up a seven game home stand at Constellation Field on Monday, June 20 against the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs beginning at 7:05 p.m. CT. Gates will open at 6:00 p.m. CT. The Skeeters return to Sugar Land after a 3-3 road trip giving them a 29-27 record on the season, two games back of first place York in the Freedom Division race. Parking is free for all Skeeters home games.

ASTROS TO OFFER BALLPARK PASS FOR ALL MAY WEEKDAY HOME GAMES

Special ticket package offers 10 game tickets for $49

The Houston Astros are offering the Astros Ballpark Pass for May, a ticket special which gets fans tickets to all 10 Monday-Thursday home games in May for just $49, for a limited time. Tickets will be delivered digitally to fans via the MLB.com Ballpark App on their mobile device and exact seating locations will vary from game to game. Seat locations will include (but are not limited to) the Bullpen, Mezzanine and View Deck areas.

Get your Newcomer Discount when you purchase your Astros tickets!

New to Houston and looking to get to know the city better? With our "Welcome to Houston" package, we invite you to meet new people, tour Minute Maid Park, and watch an Astros game. Learn more about your new city's rich baseball history while meeting other new Houstonians just like you.

Tickets are available for select Saturday games and include a tour of Minute Maid Park.  Visit www.astros.com/welcometohouston for more details and your link to purchase tickets!

SKEETERS WIN BACK-TO-BACK GAMES FOR FIRST TIME SINCE AUGUST 5

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The Sugar Land Skeeters won their second-straight game for the first time since August 5 with a 7-5 victory over the Bridgeport Bluefish. The win surges the Skeeters to 16-23 in the second half and 52-57 overall.

Sean Gallagher earned his second-straight win, improving to 3-9 on the season. The right-hander went 6.0 innings, allowing four runs overall and three earned runs on seven hits with two walks and four strikeouts.

2015 ASTROS RBI PROGRAM TO HOLD TRYOUTS FOR SUMMER BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL LEAGUES

All tryouts to take place at Astros Urban Youth Academy

HOUSTON, TX - Astros RBI, a free baseball and softball program funded by the Astros Foundation, is holding tryouts for their summer baseball and softball leagues in the upcoming weeks at the Houston Astros Urban Youth Academy, located at 2801 S. Victory Drive, Houston, TX 77088.

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