02.02.2020: After a very successful 2019 season in which the 10 Time World Champion Reno Astros finished 37-2, and beat the National Team from Cuba at the Grand Forks International Tournament... the Astros are planning for the upcoming 2020 season and are looking for former professional and current college players looking for the opportunity to play semi pro baseball at the highest level.
9.21.2019: The Astros traveled down to Cosumnes River on the weekend to scrimmage against the College team. The Astros bats did not wake up until the sixth inning to battle back and tie the score in the shortened 7 inning game with a 2 out triple by Richard Kerr to tie the game. The Underwood's, Ryan Cooper, Terry Bennett, Miles Williams, Dak Conners and Joey Dice all contributed with hits. Kevin Hammond finished the game for Grant Goff and Don Wanner. Paul Ferrari got a complete game victory in game 2 and the Astros welcomed Michael Green back to the lineup from ankle surgery in May. Green got a single, Caleb Ariaz had 2 rbi's with a double and a single, the Underwoods and Bennett again also provided hits.
9.14.2019: The Astros traveled to Quincy Ca. to take on Feather River College in a doubleheader. In game 1 Don Wanner went 7 innings and struck out 13 for the win and Grant Goff came in from shortstop to finish the game on the mound. Scott Underwood opened the Astros scoring with a solo home run, Ryan Cooper continued to barrel the baseball and Dakota Conners and Joey Dice came up with clutch RBI's. Richard Kerr hit a long home run to close out the scoring in game 1. Paul Ferrari had another workman like outing throwing 4 pitches and 3 speeds for strikes and not allowing an earned run in 5 innings. Veteran Kevin Hammond made his first outing of 2019 and touched 95 on the radar gun, dominating the hitters while shaking some rust off. The Twingers struck again as Eric hit a 3 run home run to dead center and LJ Thomas had a bases loaded ground rule double. Terry Bennett had a couple hits with a double and 2 RBI's and came in for an inning on the mound with Scott Underwood finishing up game 2 on the hill. September 21st the Astros travel to Cosumnes River College for a doubleheader at noon...
9.7.2019: The Astros returned to Lassen College to face former Reno Astro Frank Avila's Lassen College Cougars with the Astros coming away with the sweep. Richard Kerr welcomed his little brother Raymond back to the Astros with a home run in game 1. Grant Goff got the win and Raymond got in a couple innings of work on his way to the Arizona Fall League for the Seattle Mariners. Jeff Tolotti had a couple of doubles as did Steve Rinaudo.
Game 2 saw Don Wanner strike out 8 hitters in 3 innings of work, Paul Ferrari doing the heavy lifting in the middle and David Rider picking up the win in relief. Former Cougars, Caleb Ariaz and Austin May both had clutch hits to defeat their former team, Ariaz with a single, double and triple on the day.