Houston Astros Podcast

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Astros broadcasters bring the ballpark to you with new and entertaining episodes of baseball conversations from people inside the baseball world. Listen to stories told by your favorite players, coaches, broadcasters and from those who know the big leagues the best. Catch new episodes throughout the offseason for the latest news and Hot Stove revelations. During the regular season, we’ll relaunch some of our best interviews, postgame radio highlights, and much more.  Astroline is a production of the Houston Astros Radio Network.

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2/6/23 ASTROLINE: Altuve, Bregman, McTaggart

Fans are still buzzing from the Astros 2023 Fan Fest at Minute Maid Park. World Series Veterans, Jose Altuve and Alex Bregman, sat down in front of H-Town’s faithful to discuss the Golden Era of Astros Baseball. Former WS Champ himself, Geoff Blum, hosted the fan forum and later invited MLB.com’s Brian McTaggart to help preview the upcoming Spring Training season. This Astros hot stove is presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Astroline is the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast.   To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

52m
Feb 06
1/30/23 ASTROLINE: Dana Brown, McCullers, Pena, HOF

Owner Jim Crane introduced new General Manager, Dana Brown, and Todd Kalas was there to welcomed him to H-Town. Lance McCullers and Jeremy Pena rallied the crowd at Fan Fest and Geoff Blum sat down with them to talk about the current Golden Era of Astros baseball. Finally, the newest members of the ’23 Astros Hall of Fame Class, Bill Doran and Bill Brown, share their thoughts about becoming part of Astros history. This Astros hot stove is presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Astroline is the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

54m
Jan 30
1/23 ASTROLINE: K Lee, JJ Matijevic, Wagner

Astros Fan Fest was Saturday 1/21 and Minute Maid Park was buzzing with World Series vibes as fans, coaches, and players alike were gathering to officially start the Spring season. Rookie’s Korey Lee and J.J. Matijevic traveled to Corpus Christi’s to kick off the weeklong Astros Caravan leading up to Fan Fest. Corpus’ Veteran AA broadcaster, Micheal Coffin, sat down with Lee and Matijevic at Whataburger Field to relive ’22 and to forecast their upcoming spring training. Steve Sparks also joins Coffin to make a case for Billy Wagner to be selected into Cooperstown; as MLB is set to announce this year’s HOF Class on 1/24. This Astros hot stove is presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Astroline is the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

54m
Jan 23
1/16/23 ASTROLINE: Ryan Pressly

Veteran Closer and World Champ Ryan Pressly joins Steve Sparks and Todd Kalas in the latest episode of Astroline. Pressly characterizes the brotherhood in the Astros bullpen, no hitting the Yankees, and introducing a new pitch at the end of the season. Ryan also talks about his lights out at Minute Maid Park. The latest Astros hot stove is presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Astroline is the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

52m
Jan 16
1/6/23 ASTROLINE: Miller & Murphy

World Champion Pitching Coaches, Josh Miller, and Bill Murphy, talk about the upcoming 2023 season with broadcasters Steve Sparks and Todd Kalas. How will MLB rule changes affect Astros pitchers? What players will this impact the most? What should fans look for in Spring Training? Tune in for the latest hot stove presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Astroline is the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

54m
Jan 09
12/19/22 ASTROLINE: Brantley, Hensley

Veteran and x5 All Star Micheal Brantley is returning to the Astros in 2023. Listen to part of Uncle Mike’s press conference with Houston sports reporters. But first, rookie David Hensley talks with Robert Ford and Steve Sparks about his first year as a Major Leaguer and becoming a World Series Champion. Pluckers Wing Bar presents this episode of Astroline, the Houston Astros Official Team Podcast. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

59m
Dec 26, 2022
12/19/22 ASTROLINE: Ryne Stanek

Julia Morales and Geoff Blum host the latest episode of Astroline presented by Pluckers Wing Bar. Our guest is Bullpen Veteran, Ryne Stanek, who set the Astros all time season relief-record for lowest ERA 1.15, posted a 27.1 scoreless inning streak, averaged 98.3 on his fastball, and didn’t allow a hit or run throughout the postseason. Oh, and Stanek became a World Series Champion, rides in Houston’s epic victory parade, then ties-the-knot seven days later! It’s a fun show and Julia, Geoff, and Ryne talk about it all on this weeks’ show! To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

57m
Dec 19, 2022
12/12/22 ASTROLINE: Jeremy Pena, Jose Abreu

World Series MVP Jeremy Pena joins Geoff Blum and Kevin Eschenfelder to reflect his historic rookie season. Plus, after his full career 9 seasons with the Chicago White Sox, 2020 AL MVP 1B, Jose Abreu sits down with Todd Kalas who shares his excitement of signing with the Astros. Thanks to Pluckers Wing Bar for sponsoring Astroline, the Astros Off Season Hot Stove Podcast To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

53m
Dec 12, 2022
12/4/’22 ASTROLINE by Pluckers Wing Bar: Dusty Baker

World Series Manager Dusty Baker talks with Robert Ford and Todd Kalas about his first career WS win as a Manager. The future Hall of Manager talks about the signing of Jose Abreu, riding in the WS parade, and taking calls from President Barack Obama and Snoop Dogg following Game 6. To learn more about listener data and our privacy practices visit: https://www.audacyinc.com/privacy-policy Learn more about your ad choices. Visit https://podcastchoices.com/adchoices

52m
Dec 05, 2022
9/12/2021 Astrocast by Karbach Brewing

General Manager James Click joins Robert Ford on Astros Radio just before Sunday’s 1st Pitch at Minute Maid Park. Listen to Astros Radio for LIVE Play By Play coverage of the Houston Astros throughout the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

12m
Sep 12, 2021
8/29/2021 Astrocast by Karbach Brewing

General Manager James Click, Manager Dusty Baker, Asst. Pitching Coach Bill Murphy, Ryne Stanek, Kendall Graveman, and Jake Meyers. Listen to Astros Radio for LIVE Play By Play coverage of the Houston Astros throughout the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

41m
Aug 29, 2021
8/22/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing

General Manager James Click, Hitting Coach Troy Snitker, Taylor Jones, Jake Meyers, and more! Listen to Astros Radio for LIVE Play By Play coverage of the Houston Astros throughout the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

31m
Aug 22, 2021
8/15/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing

8/15/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Jake Meyers, Zack Greinke, Kyle Tucker, Dinn Mann, Geoff Blum, highlights and more! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1h 2m
Aug 15, 2021
8/08/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Assistant General Manager Pete Putila, Astros Hall of Famers Cesar Cedeno, Billy Wagner, and Roy Oswalt

In this episode, Robert Ford talks to Asst. GM Pete about the minor leagues and recent draft picks. Later, Steve Sparks receives a batting lesson from Hitting Coach and former Big League SS Alex Cintron. This weekend the Astros celebrated their 2020 Hall of Fame Class and Cesar Cedeno, Billy Wagner, and Roy Oswalt stopped by the radio booth to share their memories. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1h 9m
Aug 08, 2021
7/25/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Game Preview and more

This episode features Sunday’s conversation with the Astros General Manager James Click, Bullpen Coach Josh Miller, highlights, Yordan Alvarez, Zack Greinke, Alex Pressly, Kyle Tucker, Luis Garcia, Jose Altuve, and Brandon Bielak. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

47m
Jul 25, 2021
7/18/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Game Preview and more

This episode features Sunday’s conversation with the Astros General Manager James Click, 3B/OF Coach Gary Pettis, All Star Micheal Brantley, Yuli Gurriel, Lance McCullers, Jake Odorizzi, Austin Pruitt, and Abraham Toro. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

45m
Jul 18, 2021
7/12/21 Astros Relaunch by Karbach Brewing: Jose Altuve’s Walk-Off against the Yankees

According to Elias Sports Bureau, the Astros' last walk-off win down by 5 runs in the 9th inning was in July 1978 against the Montreal Expos in the Astrodome. Fast-forward 43 seasons and listen back to Sunday’s 9th inning improbable comeback as we Relaunch Jose Altuve’s walk-off home run against the New York Yankees. Astros Radio is your source throughout the 2021 season. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

30m
Jul 12, 2021
7/11/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Jose Altuve, Yordan Alvarez, Framber Valdez, Micheal Brantley, Lance McCullers, Zack Greinke

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

45m
Jul 11, 2021
7/4/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Manager Dusty Baker, Hitting Coach Troy Snitker

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

41m
Jul 04, 2021
6/27/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Assistant General Manager Pete Putila, Manager Dusty Baker, Pitching Coach Brent Strom

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

26m
Jun 27, 2021
6/20/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Houston Methodist and Father’s Day, Juneteenth, Pride Night in Houston

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.

36m
Jun 20, 2021
6/13/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Manager Dusty Baker, 1B Coach Omar Lopez

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

35m
Jun 13, 2021
6/6/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: General Manager James Click, Manager Dusty Baker, Bench Coach Joe Espada, and Ace Zack Greinke

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

33m
Jun 06, 2021
5/31/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Manager Dusty Baker, Folds Of Honor, Kyle Tucker, Zack Greinke

Robert Ford and Manager Dusty Baker preview Monday’s Memorial Day matchup between the Astros and the Boston Red Sox. Later, the Houston Astros team-up with Silver Eagle Distributors and The Folds of Honor organization to celebrate Memorial Day by honoring America’s fallen and disabled service members and their families. Finally, Kyle Tucker and Zack Greinke talk to members of the media following Sunday’s victory over the San Diego Padres. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

23m
May 31, 2021
5/30/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Sunday Morning with General Manager James Click, Pitching Coach Bill Murphy, and Manager Dusty Baker

Astros General Manager James Click sits down with Robert Ford before Sunday’s game against San Diego. Pitching Coach Bill Murphy and Steve Sparks talk rotation and bullpen via Zoom and Manager Dusty Baker shares his thoughts about the Astros before Sunday’s first pitch. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

28m
May 30, 2021
5/23/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: James Click, Troy Snitker, Lance McCullers, Dusty Baker, Andre Scrubb, Chas McCormick

Robert Ford talks to Astros General Manager James Click before Sunday’s finale in Arlington. Steve Sparks invites Hitting Coach Troy Snitker to the show as they break down the swings and work ethics of Michael Brantley, Kyle Tucker, and Yordan Alvarez. Later, Manager Dusty Baker, Lance McCullers, Andre Scrubb, and Chas McCormick zoom with the Houston media from Globe Like Field. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

37m
May 23, 2021
5/16/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: James Click, Dusty Baker, Enoli Paredes, Shane Reynolds & Game Preview

The Astros wrap up a 4-game set and a 10-game homestand on Sunday as RHP Lance McCullers faces the Rangers and RHP Kyle Gibson. Robert Ford and Shane Reynolds preview the matchup before first pitch. Later general manager James Click, manager Dusty Baker, and RHP Enoli Paredes join the podcast. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

39m
May 16, 2021
5/14/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Game Preview, Framber Valdez, Jose Urquidy, Dusty Baker

Robert Ford and Steve Sparks preview Friday’s Astros-Rangers matchup as RHP Zach Greinke faces LHP Wes Benjamin at Minute Maid Park. Manager Dusty Baker talks about the series and what he expects from his ace pitcher. Later LHP Framber Valdez and RHP Jose Urquidy zoom with Houston reporters and provide updates to their injuries and rehab. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM, & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

20m
May 14, 2021
5/9/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing: Game Preview, James Click & George Springer

Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM, & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

31m
May 09, 2021
5/7/21 Astros Podcast by Karbach Brewing - Game Preview, Justin Verlander, and Dusty Baker

The Astros open up a 10-game homestand on Friday as RHP Jose Urquidy faces the Toronto Blue Jays and RHP Ross Stripling. Robert Ford and Steve Sparks breakdown the matchup and preview the ballgame. Astros Manager Dusty Baker talks with Ford later to and recaps Thursday’s big win in the Bronx. Finally, All Star and Astros Ace RHP Just Verlander zooms with Houston media and provides an update on his rehab from Tommy John surgery. Astros Radio is your source for all of the 2021 season for LIVE coverage. Listen to Steve Sparks & Robert Ford on the MLB App, SiriusXM, & on Sports Talk 790 KBME-Houston. Thanks to Karbach Brewing and the Astros Radio Network.

34m
May 07, 2021