World Series

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.

SUGAR LAND SKEETERS HOSTS SENDOFF CELEBRATION FOR FIRST COLONY LITTLE LEAGUE CHALLENGER TEAM TO 2015 LL WORLD SERIES

The Sugar Land Skeeters will host a big sendoff celebration on Sunday, Aug. 23, for First Colony Little League’s Challenger Division for special needs players, who are going to Williamsport, Penn., to play in the 2015 Little League World Series Challenger Division exhibition game onAug. 29.

Sugar Land Mayor James Thompson will introduce the team during the middle of the fourth inning in the Skeeters vs. Bridgeport Bluefish game that begins at 5:05 p.m.  Scheduled to join Mayor Thompson in the celebration is U.S. Rep. Pete Olson (R-TX).