How one important factor could influence Cole's decision to remain an Astro

Gerrit Cole has been dominating for the Astros this season, but with the end of the season on the horizon and a World Series win nearly in his grasps, you can expect that he wants to be paid for his achievements.

However, if the Astros do happen to win it all, can the possibility of more silverware and continuing friendships be enough to keep him in H-town for the foreseeable future?

ESPN 97.5's Lance Zierlein, John Granato, and Raheel Ramzanali debate on what they believe Cole's decision will be.


Here’s why Dusty Baker is uniquely qualified to manage the Astros

Composite photo by Jack Brame

The Astros search for a new manager appears to be over according to a report from USA Today's Bob Nightengale.

ESPN 97.5's Joel Blank shares his thoughts on how good a fit Dusty Baker will be in Houston, and what to expect from Baker and the Astros this season.

Point Blank is presented by Fitz Roofing.