Point Blank

Astros fans should rejoice that Jim Crane—not Drayton McLane—owns the team

It's no secret that the Houston Astros have one of the best owners and general managers in baseball. Joel Blank talks about some of the big moves the Astros have made since the change in ownership, and looks back how things were run before Jim Crane bought the team.

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How playing in Houston impacts Yordan Alvarez’s Rookie of the Year candidacy


The year that Yordan Alvarez is having for the Astros is quite astonishing, and he seems likely to win the American League Rookie of the Year.

Houston fans certainly know what he can do, but is he getting the respect he deserves nationally?

ESPN 97.5's Fred Faour and A.J. Hoffman discuss Alvarez's incredible season and debate if he is getting the attention he deserves. Quick Hits is presented by Texas Star Grill Shop.