They used rationale such as "Astros just won the world series last year - how'd the Cubs do?" and "We have hosted three Super Bowls, more than anyone else."
It was all I could do to not reply to that message with the following:
World Series Titles
Houston - What's hockey?
NFL/AFL/Super Bowl Championships
Houston 2, both AFL Championships
Little Brother in Houston has a long way to be considered the top city in Texas, let alone compete with Chicago for #3 in the US. While D/FW may have crap sports today, it won't stay that way forever.
: It's all good to me. I'm not bitter. Beating
: the crap out of you guys for years got us
: into the playoffs and many AL West titles.
: I just don't want to go into major suckitude
: like you did to get there. And it's a lot
: of Astros trash talk for a team that has
: lost so much. It's little brother syndrome.
: It's all good. 2020 is the year we are
: back on top.
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: How does it feel to have the Astros get a
: before the Arlington Rangers?