Playoff blog: Baseball and astronomy, or how the Astros got their name

Published: 5/10/2017
Playoff blog: Baseball and astronomy, or how the Astros got their name
Source: AZDAILYSUN.COM

When Judge Roy Hofheinz became the sole owner of the franchise and the new venue complete, the renamed "Astros" moved into their new domed stadium, the Astrodome, in 1965. The name honored Houston's position as the center of the nation's…

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