Tue, 19 Aug 2014 11:56:06 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman (back) was activated from the 15-day disabled list Tuesday, Aug. 19. In a corresponding move, RP Darin Downs (oblique) was placed on the 15-day disabled list. Downs' DL stint is to retroactive to Friday, Aug. 15.
Fantasy Tip: Guzman could earn AL-only value with semi-regular at-bats.
Sun, 03 Aug 2014 08:21:13 -0700
Houston Astros OF Domingo Santana was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City. 1B Jesus Guzman (back) was placed on the 15-day disabled list due to back spasms.
Fantasy Tip: Santana had a rough stint with the big club earlier this season but hit .297 in his last 10 games at Triple-A. He's still whiffing at a high rate, but he should be owned in most AL-only formats.
Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:24:27 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman (back) left the game against the Toronto Blue Jays Friday, Aug. 1, due to back spasms.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:11:50 -0700
Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman (back) returned to the lineup Tuesday, July 23, against the Oakland Athletics. He was scratched Sunday, July 21, due to back discomfort.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:06:13 -0800
The Houston Astros first base job is wide open, with 1B Japhet Amador, 1B Jesus Guzman, OF Marc Krauss, 1B Jonathan Singleton and 1B Brett Wallace all listed as competitors for the gig.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 15:12:25 -0800
Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman will compete with 1Bs Jonathan Singleton, Brett Wallace and Marc Krauss at first base this spring, but Guzman can also play the outfield if needed.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:15:04 -0800
Houston Astros 1B Jesus Guzman will make $1.3 million as part of his one-year deal to avoid arbitration.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 12:21:55 -0800
The Houston Astros avoided arbitration with C Jason Castro and 1B Jesus Guzman Friday, Jan. 17, by agreeing to one-year deals with both. Castro will make $2.45 million. It's unknown how much Guzman was signed for.
Wed, 18 Dec 2013 15:01:33 -0800
The San Diego Padres acquired INF Ryan Jackson from the Houston Astros Wednesday, Dec. 18, in exchange for OF Jesus Guzman.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 15:49:09 -0700
San Diego Padres OF Carlos Quentin (knee) is likely to be put on the disabled list Friday, Aug. 9.
Fantasy Tip: With Quentin out, Jesus Guzman should continue to see consistent playing in left field. Guzman is worth owning in cavernous mixed leagues with extra outfield slots.