1. "Killer B's" Present as Houston Astros Beat San Diego Padres 7-2

    "Killer B's" were present at the game between the Houston Astros and the San Diego Padres and, believe it or not, it had nothing to do with Jeff Bagwell or Craig Biggio...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 581 reads 0 comments

  2. Judgement Day: Isaiah Stanback Facing End As Dallas Cowboys Receiver

    When University of Washington quarterback Isaiah Stanback was signed by the Dallas Cowboys, it was apparent he wouldn't follow in the footsteps of another Huskies quarterback, Warren Moon...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 981 reads 1 comments

  3. Houston Astros' Bullpen Frustrates Mike 'Hard Luck' Hampton

    I imagine right now Houston Astros pitcher Mike Hampton is in his San Diego hotel room, vacantly staring out at the Pacific Ocean...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 94 reads 0 comments

  4. Houston Astros Could Win Ugly N.L. Central Battle

    At 36-38 and only two games out of last place in the N.L. Central, the Houston Astros don't exactly seem like a team destined for that long-elusive World Series championship...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 112 reads 2 comments

  5. Perhaps Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Needs an Intervention

    It has nothing to do with alcohol or other substance abuses, believe it or not. Mr. Jones: you’re a great marketer who will probably be in the NFL Hall of Fame someday...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 1,685 reads 0 comments

  6. Houston Astros Eek Out Win Against Texas Rangers

    I'm very disappointed in the Houston Astros. Instead of going for perfection against the Texas Rangers, they ruined it. They won a game, for a change. Must be the lucky shooting star Astros hat I'm wearing...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 91 reads 0 comments

  7. Donte Stallworth Deserves Suspension for DUI Death

    It looks like some sanity exists in the NFL. That's because NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has indefinitely suspended Cleveland Browns wide receiver Donte Stallworth...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 179 reads 0 comments

  8. Astros-Rangers: Texas on Verge of Sweeping Houston

    Remember the good ol' days, Houston Astros fans, when Houston contended for the N.L. Central crown and when playing the Texas Rangers meant taking two of three games? Those days are long gone...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  9. I'm Not Surprised the Detroit Red Wings Lost the Stanley Cup

    I watched Games Six and Seven. In those two games, the Detroit Red Wings' offense was flatter than Kansas (and since I lived in Kansas from 1974 to 1981, I should know)...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 358 reads 0 comments

  10. Random Ramblings About The Dallas Cowboys

    I had this nightmare last week about the Dallas Cowboys. It's early in the season and David Buehler is set to kick the ball off...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 531 reads 1 comments

  11. Houston Astros Lose to the Texas Rangers, Again

    Games like this make me thankful Fox Sports Southwest isn't available (without paying extra) up here in Michigan.I'm sure Pudge Rodriguez is a nice guy, and I'm glad last night he hit career ...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  12. Houston Astros Still in Last, Prepare for Texas Rangers, Get Good Draft News

    Note: As I type this, I'm wearing a hat I found in a recent move—a replica 1999 season Houston Astros Sunday home hat—you know, the dark blue hat with the moving star and yellow bill...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 90 reads 0 comments

  13. Phil Jackson Resigns as Lakers Coach To Take Clippers Job (Satire)

    Saying he needs the "ultimate" challenge and is tired of the criticism he's received of being "overrated", Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson has resigned as the Lakers coach to move ...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 1,494 reads 7 comments

  14. Houston Astros Win Rubber Game, Defeat Pittsburgh Pirates

    The Houston Astros are now 25-30, half a game from getting out of dead last place in the National League Central courtesy of a rubber game victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates, 6-4...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 64 reads 0 comments

  15. Miguel Tejada Leads All-Star Voting...Whoopee, Says This Astros Fan

    Congratulations to Miguel Tejada for leading the All-Star voting. Yes, I love the Houston Astros and bleed blue and orange (their original colors and not their lousy, ugly current black, brick and sand)...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 101 reads 0 comments

  16. Jerry Jones, Please Tell Me You're Joking About Adam 'Pacman' Jones

    More and more, Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is convincing me he needs a general manager. He also needs a "no" man with football savvy. You know, someone who knows football, can evaluate talent, and has the moxie to tell Jones when his ideas are bad...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 177 reads 3 comments

  17. Dallas Cowboys Random Ramblings

    San Antonio Express-News columnist Buck Harvey speculates that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones might be interested in taking a gamble with Michael Vick if the circumstances and timing are right...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 439 reads 0 comments

  18. Astros-Pirates: Houston Beats Pittsburgh; Mystery Of Wandy's Bad Game

    With the bases loaded in the sixth inning and Carlos Lee facing Bucs reliever Edwin Meek with two outs, Meek tossed Lee a curveball. It was, according to the venerable Astros' play-by-play announcer Bill Brown, supposed to be a curveball outside...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  19. The Houston Astros Need New Uniforms

    For 10 years I've suffered seeing the Houston Astros wearing the ugliest imaginable uniforms. Their official colors: black, brick, sand, gray and white. Brick is a dark red with some orange mixed in while sand, well, that's self-explanatory...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 2,563 reads 1 comments

  20. Colorado Rockies Snap Houston Astros' Winning Streak

    The Houston Astros' four-game winning streak is history in a big way, courtesy of a 10-3 loss at home to the Colorado Rockies...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  21. Should the Dallas Cowboys Have Taken Moss Instead Of Ellis?

    The Dallas Cowboys released linebacker Greg Ellis, who spent 11 seasons with the silver and blue. And I'm hearing the whispers in many blogs: "Hey, the Cowboys screwed up in that 1998 draft! ...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 503 reads 0 comments

  22. Houston Astros Go for Sweep of Colorado Rockies

    Hunter Pence reminds me of one of my favorite Jerry Reed songs: When You're Hot, You're Hot. In last night's 6-4 win over the Colorado Rockies, the Houston Astros' Pence went 4-5 with a double, home run, and three RBI...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 50 reads 0 comments

  23. Will Michael Vick Play in the NFL Again?

    Probably. Yes, what Michael Vick did by denying and then admitting to his large involvement in a dog-fighting venture is absolutely reprehensible. I'm not denying that. Vick appears to be trying to make amends...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 337 reads 1 comments

  24. Houston Astros Enjoy Three-Game Win Streak (No, That's Not a Typo)

    Ok, there's some good news, so let's first dispense with the bad news, Houston Astros fans. Bad news: At 22-28, the Astros are still dead last in the N.L. Central division, behind the Pittsburgh Pirates...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 101 reads 2 comments

  25. Cowboys to Play in 'I Can't Believe It's Not Butter!' Stadium: Humor

    The long mystery is over, and Cowboys Stadium finally has a name. The Dallas Cowboys have reached an agreement with Unilever, a British and Dutch multi-billion dollar corporation to ...

    Richard Zowie Written by Richard Zowie about 5 years ago 556 reads 0 comments