Guide to watch Astros on Roku via Sling TV and fuboTV

By Madhuri Patoju in Activation - May 31, 2022

Baseball, as we know it, is one of the most popular games that is watched on television with its fans being in the millions. While everyone has their own favorite teams, there is a very special fandom when it comes to the Houston Astros. They play in the Major Basketball league and their fans are known to be crazy for them. If you too are a proud fan of the Houston Astros and would like to watch their games on your Roku device, then this is the perfect article for you. Let’s dive into it and know how to watch Astros on Roku Devices.

Who are the Houston Astros?

Major League Baseball or MLB is without a doubt one of the most popular sports leagues globally. The Houston Astros is one of the most loved professional baseball teams that is based in Houston. Since it formation in 2013, Houston Astros has been an important part of the American League West division in MLB. The Astros had played their first-ever World Series game back in the year 2005. The first World Series match that the Houston Astros won was in the year 2017. 

The Astros were the winner of the 2017 World Series which was their first championship, against the Los Angeles Dodgers in a long seven-year span of games in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Having been defeated by Boston the next year in the 2018 ALCS, the Astros had returned to the World Series in the year 2019 which ended up in them losing against the Washington Nationals in seven games even though they put together an all-time great, and franchise-best, regular season.

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How would you Watch Astros on Roku?

MLB TV is one of the most important streaming services that can be used to watch MLB matches. In the same way, you can also watch the matches of the Houston Astros on your Roku devices with MLB TV. The Single Team subscription of MLB would cost you a sum of $109.99, and the yearly subscription would come at about $129.99. The procedure to add the MLB TV app on your Roku has been given below for all the types of Roku devices. It is a fairly simple yet very comprehensive process.

  1. You will have to Start by Pressing the Home button on your Roku which would lead to the launch of the home screen of the Roku interface.
  1. Next, you will have to navigate to and choose the Streaming Channels option that can be found in the sidebar.
  2.  On the menu that appears next, choose the Search Channel option.
  1.  After that, Search for the MLB TV app in the search bar that is given with the help of the on-screen keyboard.
  1.  Next, choose the MLB TV app icon among the results that appear on your screen.
  1.  Choose the Add Channel button that will enable you to launch the MLB TV app download.
  1. Once you are done with this, the MLB TV app will be added to my channels section of your device in about a few minutes, then you have to click on the OK button.
  1.  Launch the MLB TV app by clicking on the Go to Channel button.
  1.  By entering your MLB TV subscription details, you can sign in to the app.
  1.  After this, you will easily be able to watch the Houston Astros matches on Roku.

Some other Ways to Watch Astros on Roku

If you don’t want to use the MLB app, then you can also enjoy watching the matches of the Houston Astros with the given below streaming services.

  • Sling TV

Sling TV is one of the most affordable media streaming services that offers you a variety of entertaining channels. For example, you will be able to watch the matches of the Houston Astros with the help of its basic subscription packages too. Apart from the games of the Houston Astros, you will be able to enjoy all these features in it too:

News: This app helps you stay up to date and well aware of a large plethora of news channels that include the likes of CNN, FOX News, CNBC, MSNBC, and Bloomberg.

Entertainment: It comes with entertaining content for the whole family. Once you Sign up, you will get Bravo, Freeform, A&E, Investigation Discovery, TBS and TNT all.

Lifestyle: By adding SLING TV, you will get your DIY fix with HGTV and also will be able to satisfy your cravings for all the new recipes of the world on Food Network. Along with that, they have a large variety of other lifestyle channels that include Hallmark and Cooking Channel.

It has three basic subscription models that can be cho0sed for watching all of your favorite content, these are:

1. Sling Orange: It comes with 30 channels and a cost of $35 every month for a subscription.

2. Sling Blue: Sling Blue has a list of 45 channels that can be watched by paying a humber amount of $35 per month.

3. Sling Orange+Blue: This includes 50 channels with a $50 per month subscription price.

  • fuboTV

fuboTV is one of the best streaming services that can be subscribed by sports fans, because it is good not only for watching MLB matches. This streaming service is also available to stream almost all of the matches of Houston Astros in it. It has three subscription models

1. Fubo Starter Pack: It comes with more than 100 channels at a price of $65 per month.

2. Fubo Pro Pack: It has a long list of more than 100 channels at $70 per month.

3. Fubo Elite Pack: It has the most number of channels at more than 150 channels with a cost of $80 per month.