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What You May Not Know About the Houston Astros


The Houston Astros just won the World Series, and they are a team full of surprises. Here are some fun facts about the Astros that you might not know. While some are less than pleased about the Astros win (a Philly pizza shop refused to serve them), they’re still a team with a rich history. So if you’re an Astros fan, or just curious about them, read on!

  1. The Astros were founded in 1962 as the Houston Colt .45s. They became the Astros in 1965.
  2. The Astros have now won two World Series championships, in 2017 and 2022.

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