Gene Elston's Journal - Quotes, stories, photos, columns
Gene Elston's Journal
A Collection of Historical Contributions, Interviews and Speeches
from the Original 'Voice of the Astros'.
by Gene Elston (1922-2015)
2006 Ford C. Frick Award Winner
- Collection of quotations from Colt.45s/Astros.
- Anecdotes about the Colt .45s/Astros.
- Gene Elston Photo Gallery.
1962 Daily Recaps
- Day-by-day history of the 1962 season.
Houston General Managers, 1960-1980.
- Gene looks back on the men who ran the franchise.
State of the Game
- Speech to the Texas Baseball Hall of Fame in 2002.
Review of Gene Elston's book
Wild World of Sports
Acceptance speech for the Ford C. Frick Award, July 30, 2006 (text)
Frick Award speech (video)
Gene Elston segment on 1560 "The Game" for 03/02/08. (audio)
It's About the Game And Not The Names
Remembering the inaugural 1962 season
M&M's - back-to-back Milleniums
Will the real "Lip" stand up?
The Shadow Government
The National Pastime
Spring Training Has Arrived!
Opening the black door
The 3000-Hit Club
Spring Training From The Beginning
Baseball's Closest Ally
There Used To Be A Ballpark
The Yankee Dynasties
The Forgotten Old Timers Game Of 1965
Baseball Broadcasting Begins
The Odd Side Of Baseball
The Magic Of The Home Run
Tidbits From History (Pt. 1)
Tidbits From History (Pt. 2)