Worth noting

Worth noting

The Astros honored longtime public address announcer Bob Ford on Friday at Minute Maid Park for his 20 years of service as the ballpark voice of the Astros. Ford, a well-known radio personality in Houston, began his Astros career in 1994. He received a crystal microphone.

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