Florida governor signs bill for Astros ST complex
Florida governor Rick Scott signs bill to clear way for new spring training complex for Astros and Nationals.
The Houston Astros are making news on two fronts on Saturday. One half of Houston's split squad will play in Mexico City against the San Diego Padres. The other half will play the Astros' final home game at Osceola County Stadium against the Miami Marlins.
The Astros have played 32 seasons at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee after moving from Cocoa Beach. The relationship started 1985. Great players including Craig Biggio (1988-2007), Nolan Ryan (1985-88) and Don Sutton (1981-82).
Next season, the Astros are joining the Washington Nationals in a new facility in West Palm Beach.