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Vilified in sports world, Astros begin another World Series

1 month ago   |   By NBC Sports

The Houston Astros are no strangers to controversy after being punished for cheating during the 2017 season, but they find themselves back in the World Series just four years later.
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Vilified in sports world, Astros begin another World Series

Vilified in sports world, Astros begin another World Series

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

HOUSTON - Carlos Correa, Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman whipped the ball around during a crisp infield drill, then came together for a group hug near second base after finishing up Monday.
High above the diamond at Minute Maid Park, the sun gleamed off an oversized banner attached to a light tower.
“World Series Champions,” it said, along with “17″ and the Astros logo. And it was solid gold.
Nope, no tarnish on that tribute. Not here in Houston, anyway.
Because if the stain of their sign-stealing scandal on the way to the 2017 crown is hanging over them, the Astros aren't showing it. Let the...
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