The '18 Red Sox may have used their replay room for sign-stealing.
If that's the argument from Houston's Astrogate witnesses, it still doesn't acquit the team.
Hours before Cole signed with the Yankees, Hinch faced the press. Nervously.
Astrogate's whistleblower doesn't get a purely hero's greeting for his trouble.
Review: Paul Dickson, "The Hidden Language of Baseball" (Second edition: University of Nebraska Press, 2019)
It shouldn't acquit the Astros, but they didn't invent baseball electro-espionage.
It's about your team's and baseball's integrity. You should want answers, too.