The No. 24 jersey of Astros owner Jim Crane (right) was retired by Central Missouri, where Crane pitched from 1973-76.
The No. 24 jersey of Astros owner Jim Crane (right) was retired by Central Missouri, where Crane pitched from 1973-76. Courtesy of Central Missouri Athletics
The No. 24 jersey of Astros owner Jim Crane (right) was retired by Central Missouri, where Crane pitched from 1973-76. Courtesy of Central Missouri Athletics

The roots of the Astros’ World Series trip are at Central Missouri

October 24, 2017 05:08 PM