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Astros’ 50th coverage

The Astros’ three-game winning streak came to an end in a 6-4 loss to the Braves on Tuesday night in a game played on the 50th anniversary of the first game in franchise history. If you missed any of the coverage at of the Astros’ 50th and the Walk of Fame induction ceremony, I’ve compiled the links in one handy spot:

Story: Fifty years after the first game in franchise history, original Colt .45s are honored by the Astros.

Story: columnist Marty Noble takes a look at unique histories of 50-year-old Mets and Astros.

Story: A look back at the first game in franchise history, an 11-2 win over the Cubs on April 10, 1962.

Photo gallery: Astros Walk of Fame and 50th anniversary ceremony.

Video: Bob Aspromonte gives a nice speech for his Walk of Fame induction speech.

Video: Here’s another piece of the Walk of Fame ceremony.

Video: Former Colt .45s talk about the ceremony.

Alyson Footer’s blog: Stars come out to celebrate Colt .45s.