All posts tagged "houston astros"

  • Texas Rangers outfielder Choo Shin-soo, left, and Houston Astros Catcher Hank Conger may have to duke it out in a single-game elimination game to decide to comes out on top in the American League West Division. (AP Photos)
    Korean MLB fans’ dilemma: Root for Angels or Conger or Choo?

    By Brian Han With the 2015 major league regular season coming to a close, it’s time decide whose wagon to hitch — especially if your favorite team is already out of the playoff race. For fans of...

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • Hank Conger
    Hank Conger heating up? Hammers 4th homer of the year

    By Brian Han So if you haven’t heard already, the St. Louis Cardinals are being investigated by the FBI for allegedly hacking and trying to steal information from the Houston Astros according to the New York Times....

    • Posted June 16, 2015
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  • Houston Astros' Hank Conger heads to the dugout after hitting a two-run home run during the 14th inning of a baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, April 12, 2015. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
    Conger hits game-winning HR in 14th inning

    Houston Astros (3-3) catcher Hank Conger drilled a two-run homer during the 14th inning to lift his team over the Texas Rangers (3-4) in a 6-4 win Sunday. Conger was all smiles after notching his first hit...

    • Posted April 13, 2015
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  • New York Yankees' Robert Refsnyder claps his hands after hitting a single to score teammates Jonathan Galvez and Jake Cave in the ninth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Houston Astros, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
    Conger hits 2nd HR of preseason, Refsnyder goes 2-for-3 and wins award

    The weekend was good to Korean American Hank Conger, catcher for the Houston Astros, and Korean adoptee Robert Refsnyder, second basemen for the New York Yankees. Conger belted a solo home run in the fifth inning Saturday...

    • Posted March 30, 2015
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  • Just when will Shin-soo Choo, left, sign? Even Hyun-jin Ryu must be curious. (Korea Times File)
    Will Choo sign before Christmas?

      Some potential suitors for Korean free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo, 31, have gone in different directions this week at the Winter Meetings. Does this mean it won’t be a Merry Christmas for Choo? Will he have...

    • Posted December 16, 2013
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