Astros & MLB

FOX 26 News Brief for May 23, 2018

  • Astros sweep series with Giants, Verlander now 6-2

    Justin Verlander #35 of the Houston Astros pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Minute Maid Park on May 23, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
    Justin Verlander #35 of the Houston Astros pitches in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants at Minute Maid Park on May 23, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
  • Santa Fe baseball honors player hurt in shooting

  • Astros show support for the Rockets

    Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros leaves for the team bus dressed in a Houston Rockets jersey to show support at Minute Maid Park on May 13, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
    Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros leaves for the team bus dressed in a Houston Rockets jersey to show support at Minute Maid Park on May 13, 2018 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
  • Career-high 16 strikeouts in 1-hitter for Cole

    PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 04: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Houston Astros delivers a first inning pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on May 4, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. Astros won 8-0. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)
    PHOENIX, AZ - MAY 04: Gerrit Cole #45 of the Houston Astros delivers a first inning pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on May 4, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona. Astros won 8-0. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Super Bowl LI news

  • U.S. Bank Stadium makeover nearly complete for Super Bowl

  • Houston gifts Minneapolis a Super Bowl tree

  • Tom Brady shares jersey theft 'suspect board'

  • NFL more forceful on Texas 'bathroom bill' after Super Bowl

  • Falcons promote Marquand Manuel to defensive coordinator

Texans and NFL news

  • Bayou City Buzz - NFL on-field protest rules

  • Former cheerleader sues Houston Texans, cheer coach

  • Houston Texans sign five draft picks, reach agreements with 3 others

Rockets & NBA playoffs

  • Houston Rockets Championship Run

    Rockets beat Warriors 98-94 in Game 5; lead series 3-2

  • Rockets honor Santa Fe High School students, staff and law enforcement

  • Rockets guard James Harden named to All-NBA First Team