Nationals-Astros is the throwback World Series

Nationals-Astros is the throwback World Series HOUSTON — Koufax-Ford in ’63. Gibson-McLain in ’68. Glavine-Morris in ’91. Schilling-Mussina in ’01. Scherzer-Cole in ‘19. Welcome to the Throwback World Series, a Fall Classic pitting a pair of starting rotations with three studs each against each other. Those who flinch at the mention of phrases like “bullpenning”…

Astros blast Sports Illustrated’s scathing Brandon Taubman report

Astros blast Sports Illustrated’s scathing Brandon Taubman report The Houston Astros blasted a Sports Illustrated report that scorched assistant general manager Brandon Taubman for alleged comments he made after his club won the American League Championship Series this past weekend. The report, published Monday night, said Taubman “turned to a group of three female reporters,…