roblowrie: "Astros fans have been using the terms 'Lastros' and 'Disastros' for decades! For now I'd go with the AAAstros."
fraque: "The most appropriate name would be the Houston Mosquitos. The only place in the world where they grow to be the size of German shepherds. On any given night, there is more swatting going on in the stands than on the field."
dfdube: "The Galveston Astros of Houston. Why not? One AL West team has already named itself after a city where it doesn't reside."
Dstark3: "I think he has a great idea. Changing the name back to the Colt 45's would be nice; the Astros name has always been kind of a tacky. It's not really an old school baseball name."
MagzOK: "Bring the name 'Oilers' back to Houston. The Houston Oilers. NASA's funding has been slashed and the shuttle program has been grounded. New owner, new opportunity, so now would naturally be a good time to change."