Houston Astros

The latest minor moves from around baseball… The Marlins acquired catcher/first baseman Lorenzo Quintana in a trade with the Astros.  The 32-year-old Quintana is a veteran of seven seasons in Cuba’s Serie Nacional, hitting an impressive .310/.377/.438 over 1636 plate appearances.  Quintana signed with the Astros in November 2017 and hit pretty well in his
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The Brewers won’t activate center fielder Lorenzo Cain from the 10-day injured list until at least July 1, manager Craig Counsell told Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and other reporters. Cain hit the IL on June 1 with a strained right hamstring – an injury that’s “significant,” according to Counsell. It’s been a
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Former catcher Erik Kratz recently levied some eyebrow-raising allegations of sign-stealing against a couple of National League teams while a guest with John J. Filippelli and Kevin Sullivan on Curtain Call of the YES Network. When asked for his opinion about the Astros’ sign-stealing scandal, Kratz said, “I can tell you that a team that
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The latest minor moves from around the game: The Astros signed right-hander Ryan Eades to a minor-league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Sugar Land, per an announcement from the Skeeters. Selected by the Twins in the second round of the 2013 draft out of LSU, Eades got to the majors in 2019. Across eight games with
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Myles Straw, Houston Astros. (Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports) Is Mets manager Luis Rojas in over his head? by John Buhler Houston Astros outfielder Myles Straw embraces the New York Yankees fans’ inevitable boos. Look at Houston Astros outfielder Myles Straw challenging the New York Yankees fans to boo he and his teammates relentlessly during
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Former Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. still remains on the open market. Here are three teams that should sign him. Pitchers and catchers reported to their respective teams for Spring Training on Wednesday, meaning the 2021 MLB season is getting that much closer. Even with preseason games set to take place in
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The baseball world unfortunately lost a number of influential people in 2020. Let’s remember them, now. Don Larsen (St. Louis Browns, Baltimore Orioles, New York Yankees, Kansas City Athletics, Chicago White Sox, San Francisco Giants, Houston Colt .45’s, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs) Typically, nobody would think that a journeyman pitcher with a career record of
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Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports Braves interested in stealing J.T. Realmuto from the Phillies by Braulio Perez After earlier rumors of a possible reunion, the Houston Astros have agreed to a deal with free agent catcher Jason Castro. In early December the two sides were reported to be talking, and now it’s done. According to multiple
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Sep 26, 2020; Oakland, California, USA; Oakland Athletics relief pitcher Liam Hendriks (16) stands on the mound during the seventh inning against the Seattle Mariners at Oakland Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports Chiefs: Mecole Hardman trolls Patrick Mahomes with new Twitter profile pic by Mark Powell 5 of the most shocking WWE moments
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