Top Sports Events in Houston: August 22-28, 2022

Framber Valdez aims to take the mound this week at Minute Maid Park | Courtesy of Houston Astros

Snag a seat to these must-see games and sports events around Houston from Monday, August 22 to Sunday, August 28, 2022.

This week, the Astros host an old fan favorite, the Texans looks to finish the preseason strong, the Dash angle for playoffs and a slate of pro athletes descend on Pasadena for meet-and-greets.

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Top 5 Games & Sports Events in Houston This Week

  • Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins at Minute Maid Park | Tuesday, August 23 to Thursday, August 25 – The Astros welcome back OG short stop slugger Carlos Correa, to show him what the other side of an Astros win looks like. All fans in attendance on Thursday night will go home with a Jose Altuve ALCS replica ring. $12 and up. 7pm.
  • NFL Preseason: Houston Texans vs. San Francisco 49ers at NRG Stadium | Thursday, August 25 – The Texans will attempt to secure a three for three winning pre-season record when the 49ers come to town. $54 and up. 7pm.
  • Fiterman Sports presents Autograph Show of Texas at Pasadena Convention Center | Friday, August 26 to Sunday, August 28 – A slew of beloved professional athletes head to Pasadena for another edition of the weekend autograph show, featuring appearances by Sheryl Swoopes, George Foreman, Ric Flair, Brett Hart, Floyd Mayweather and more. Entry is $10; free for military with ID and ages under 12. Autographs and photos are additional fees. Times vary.
  • Houston Astros vs. Baltimore Orioles at Minute Maid Park | Friday, August 26 to Sunday, August 28 – Trey Mancini and the Astros host the Orioles at the juice box on Friday; the first 10,000 fans will receive a Lance McCullers Jersey, or register your pup and bring them to the game on Sunday for Dog Day. $22 and up; a special ticket required for dogs on Sunday. Times vary.
  • Houston Dash vs. Washington Spirit at PNC Stadium | Saturday, August 27 – The Dash host an Inspiring Women’s Night when they face the Spirit in a Saturday night matchup. $12 and up. 7:30pm.

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