The Houston Astros will be going to Dallas for the time-being. Here is their message for fans:
HOUSTON, TX — As a result of the massive flooding and volatile weather conditions in the Houston area, the Astros ballclub will fly to Dallas following this afternoon’s game vs. the LA Angels in Anaheim.
The Astros are scheduled to host the Texas Rangers at Minute Maid Park for a three-game series beginning Tuesday. On Monday, the Astros will provide an update on the status of Tuesday night’s game as the the club continues to monitor the weather and the conditions in the Houston area.
“At this point, our focus is on the safety of our fans, our players and their families and our front office staff and their families,” said Astros President of Business Operations Reid Ryan. “As we continue to monitor the conditions, we have been in communication with Major League Baseball and the Texas Rangers and will provide an update on Monday.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone dealing with the effects of this terrible storm. We want everyone to be safe.”