Brian McTaggart


I am the Astros beat writer for and have been covering the team since 2004. I graduated from the University of Houston.

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Tarp coming off field

Tarp being rolled out at Busch Stadium

I has no idea they had manual out-of-town scorecards under seats

Now I am really here

I'm here

Check out what I saw on my walk to ballpark

Here's my awesome hotel window view

I've set up for press conference. A lot of people in suits I don't recognize

It's a beautiful day at Minute Maid

I can't believe it. It's about to rain

Astros-Reds lineup for Wednesday

Me holding a small snake I found in yard today

Early morning flight from Cincinnati

Astros stretch on beautiful day in Cincinnati

Astros lineup in lights

Tarp being pulled off field in Cincinnati

This Abraham Lincoln statue in downtown Cincy is cold

Tarp on field at Great American Ball Park

Chilly, damp, patriotic day in Cincinnati ~