Dusty Baker, Astros agree to new contract for 2023 return

Dusty Baker will return to lead the defending World Series champion Houston Astros in 2023, the team announced Wednesday.

Baker and the Astros agreed to the terms of a one-year contract, team owner Jim Crane said during a press conference.

The Astros took home Game 6 by a score of 4-1 to beat the Philadelphia Phillies and win their second World Series title in franchise history. The victory also marked Baker's first championship as a MLB manager.