Jim Crane said tonight that the Astros/CSN Houston aren't interested in lowering their price.
Everybody is waiting until the last minute to see who is going to blink. I can guarantee you we will not blink. We're in it for the long run. We're in it to fix the team. We're in it to build a winner, and this is a big part of building a winner.
Instead of blinking, he's encouraging you to yell and swear and protest and make signs and stuff.
CSN Houston President/General Manager Andrew Hutchings doesn't exactly put a positive spin on you seeing that first game on the network on Tuesday, saying that they have made concessions on subscriber fees: