Baker wins debut, Astros top M's in 1st game post sign scam
Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker (12) kneels for social justice with players before a baseball game against the Seattle Mariners Friday, July 24, 2020, in Houston. The 71-year-old Baker posted a victory in his 3,500th regular-season game as a manager. Houston tied it at 2 on an RBI single by Altuve that chased starter Marco Gonzales (0-1). Martn Maldonado tied it with an RBI single in the Houston third an added an RBI with a single in the sixth. Hell be opposed by Seattle RHP Taijuan Walker, who appeared in just one game last season after having Tommy John surgery in 2018.
Houston Concert Watch 8/14: Social Distortion, Flogging Molly and More
Flogging Molly hasn't teased any new material since 2017's Life Is Good, but Social D's Mike Ness recently told the Houston Press he plans to promote the band's upcoming (and as yet unrecorded) record during this tour. Expect a party atmosphere this Friday at Stereo Live Houston, the Bayou City's premier EDM club, when JOYRYDE takes the stage. Vampire WeekendWhite Oak Music Hall 08.17It's been 11 years since a trio of Columbia University students released their debut, eponymous album and took the world by storm. The group will bring its infectious indie pop to White Oak Music Hall this Saturday. In 2015, the group won a Houston Press Music Award for Best Dance Act, and they have only honed their craft in the four years since.houstonpress.com