Astros delay removal of Tal's Hill at Minute Maid Park

Baseball The Astros won't mount an effort to remove Tal's Hill before next season.Because the team advanced into an AL Division Series, the Astros couldn't be sure that the planned removal of the much-maligned center-field slope beyond the warning track at Minute Maid Park could be completed before the 2016 season. MORE: Best photos from the ALDS | Astros' worst postseason heartbreakers#Astros to postpone center field renovation— Houston Astros (@astros) October 15, 2015The team will sell season tickets for 2016 based on the current configuration of the ballpark. Considering how young and talented the Astros are, it's no sure thing that the work will get done without a rearranged timeline that doesn't require the team to exit the playoffs quickly.