Wed, 12 Feb 2014 10:08:28 -0800
Retired OF Lance Berkman and SP Roy Oswalt will sign one-day contracts with the Houston Astros so they can retire as members of the organization.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 09:34:33 -0800
Free-agent SP Roy Oswalt (Rockies) announced his retirement from professional baseball Tuesday, Feb. 11. Oswalt played for the Houston Astros from 2001 to 2010.
Mon, 18 Nov 2013 14:46:26 -0800
Free-agent SP Roy Oswalt (Rockies) intends to pitch again in 2014, but he plans on signing this offseason and taking part in spring training, unlike years past. Oswalt still prefers to start but is open to pitching in relief. He continues to look for a major league deal.
Fri, 06 Sep 2013 15:39:14 -0700
The Colorado Rockies activated SPs Roy Oswalt (hamstring) and Drew Pomeranz (triceps) from the disabled list Friday, Sept. 6. Oswalt is expected to pitch Sunday, Sept. 8, but it's unsure if he'll start the game.
Fantasy Tip: Oswalt will probably be on some sort of a pitch count if he starts against the San Diego Padres this weekend, making him only a desperation addition in NL-only universes.
Wed, 04 Sep 2013 21:56:39 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt (hamstring) is expected to be activated to pitch Sunday, Sept. 8, against the San Diego Padres. It's uncertain if he will work out of the bullpen or start in place of SP Chad Bettis, as manager Walt Weiss is still trying to decide.
Tue, 03 Sep 2013 22:03:27 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt (hamstring) made another minor league rehab start with Rookie level Grand Junction Tuesday, Sept. 3. Manager Walt Weiss said his plan for Oswalt for the remainder of the season depends upon how well Oswalt performs at Grand Junction. "We're looking to get him back in the mix," Weiss said. "I don't know exactly when that is, but a lot of it will be determined by how it goes tonight and we'll go from there."
Sun, 25 Aug 2013 12:04:39 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt (hamstring) threw a bullpen session Saturday, Aug. 24. "He had a good day," manager Walt Weiss said. "The bullpen went well."
Thu, 22 Aug 2013 13:42:05 -0700
Colorado Rockies SPs Tyler Chatwood (elbow) and Roy Oswalt (hamstring) both threw three innings Thursday, Aug. 22, and they'll start rehab assignments this weekend. Chatwood hopes to pitch for the Rockies next weekend.
Mon, 19 Aug 2013 13:12:55 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt (hamstring) threw 65 pitches Monday, Aug. 19, and will throw a simulated game Thursday, Aug. 22. He hopes to get into a rehab game Sunday, Aug. 25.
Sat, 03 Aug 2013 13:12:41 -0700
Colorado Rockies SP Roy Oswalt (hamstring) ended his simulated game after facing only two batters Saturday, Aug. 3, because of cramping in his left hamstring.