Wed, 27 May 2009 03:55:32 -0700
Updating and clarifying a previous item, Houston Astros IF Jason Smith has accepted his assignment to Triple-A Round Rock rather than become a free agent. Smith was designated for assignment, cleared waivers and assigned outright to Round Rock.
Fri, 22 May 2009 06:18:04 -0700
The Associated Press reports the Houston Astros optioned IF Jason Smith to Triple-A Round Rock.
Sun, 10 May 2009 11:34:48 -0700
The Houston Astros have re-signed free-agent 2B Jason Smith, according to The Associated Press. Smith cleared waivers after he was designated for assignment Wednesday, May 6, and had elected free agency rather than accepting his outright assignment.
Wed, 06 May 2009 15:36:13 -0700
Zachary Levine, of the Houston Chronicle, reports the Houston Astros optioned IF Jason Smith to the minors Wednesday, May 6.
Wed, 06 May 2009 11:39:19 -0700
Jose de Jesus Ortiz, of the Houston Chronicle, reports Houston Astros IF Jason Smith is 0-for-21 to start the season this year.
Fri, 17 Apr 2009 07:09:45 -0700
The Houston Chronicle's Brian McTaggart reports Houston Astros IF Jason Smith returned to the team Thursday, April 16, after missing a few days due to a personal matter.
Sun, 05 Apr 2009 13:04:47 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Houston Astros have purchased the contracts of SP Russ Ortiz and IF Jason Smith from Triple-A Round Rock, according to ESPN.com.
Thu, 02 Apr 2009 05:25:41 -0700
The Houston Chronicle's Brian McTaggart reports Houston Astros IF Jason Smith has made the team.
Wed, 01 Apr 2009 09:47:28 -0700
Alyson Footer, of MLB.com, reports Houston Astros IF Jason Smith appears ready to secure the final utility-infielder job this season.
Wed, 25 Mar 2009 11:06:37 -0700
Matthew Leach, of MLB.com, reports Houston Astros IF Jason Smith and OF Hunter Pence each collected three hits in Spring Training Wednesday, March 25.