Michael Shapiro is a sports reporter for Chron, covering the Rockets, Astros and every team in town. Michael is a Denver native and graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, and a noted fan of pull-up threes, wide-receiver passes and a good hot fudge sundae.
Stories By Michael Shapiro
Astros December 5, 2022Justin Verlander signs with Mets, ending brilliant run with Astros
Rockets December 1, 2022Houston Rockets mailbag: What is the path back to contention?
Rockets November 30, 2022James Harden eyeing return from injury when Rockets host 76ers
Astros November 30, 2022Astros reportedly in free agency discussions with Willson Contreras
Astros November 30, 2022What makes José Abreu a perfect fit for Astros' star-studded lineup
Astros November 29, 2022Why José Abreu signed with Astros over other free agency options
Astros November 29, 2022Jeff Bagwell discusses role with Houston Astros amid GM search
Rockets November 29, 2022Nikola Jokić offers major praise for Rockets center Alperen Şengün
Justin Verlander reportedly meeting with Dodgers on MondayThe reigning AL Cy Young has a wealth of suitors in free agency. michael shapiro
Report: Houston Astros finalizing deal with former MVP Jose AbreuThe World Series champs appear to have made an upgrade at first base. michael shapiro
The Houston Astros should sign this hated rival in free agencyCould Houston look to a former foe in order to upgrade its outfield? michael shapiro
Astros November 23, 2022Bargain bin options the Houston Astros should consider in free agency