Palm Beach County commissioners approved a financing plan to help the Astros and Nationals build a new spring training facility on Tuesday morning.
The first order of business for new Astros manager A.J. Hinch is hiring a coaching staff.
John Mallee, the Astros hitting coach for the last two seasons, has left the team to take over the same position for the Chicago Cubs.
The Cubs announced the hiring on Thursday.
The Astros’ season may be over, but their work in the community never ends.
“It’s time to take the kid gloves off. It’s time for these guys to win.”