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Astros | Delino DeShields to miss a few weeks

Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:25:15 -0700

Houston Astros 2B Delino DeShields Jr. (face) is expected to miss a few weeks after suffering a broken cheekbone when he was hit by a pitch Friday, April 19, while playing for Double-A Corpus Christi.

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Astros | Alex Presley dealing with illness

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:24:12 -0700

Updating a previous report, Houston Astros OF Alex Presley (illness) was scratched from the starting lineup Friday, April 18, because he was dealing with flu-like symptoms.

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Astros | Alex Presley scratched

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:39:29 -0700

Houston Astros OF Alex Presley (undisclosed) has been scratched from the starting lineup Friday, April 18. It is not known why Presley will not play in the game.

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Astros | Jon Singleton to stay in minors for time being

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 10:20:50 -0700

Houston Astros 1B Jon Singleton isn't close to joining the big league club, according to general manager Jeff Luhnow. Singleton went 3-for-4 with a double, triple and home run with Triple-A Oklahoma City Wednesday, April 16, and is batting .358 with a .460 on-base percentage, five home runs and 18 RBIs in 13 games. "We're happy that Singleton is off to a good start," Luhnow said. "He does not have the Triple-A track record that Springer has yet. We feel he needs to develop that track record. We're always going to be in a position where our fans want our top prospects to come up here sooner than we think they're ready to come up here."

Fantasy Tip: Singleton owners were hoping he'd be next after fellow prospect George Springer got the call this week. That won't be the case for now, but Singleton is still worth stashing in mixed leagues, because if he keeps raking like he is now, Houston will find a spot for him sooner rather than later.

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Astros | Raul Valdes recalled, Kevin Chapman sent down

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:55:07 -0700

The Houston Astros recalled RP Raul Valdes from Triple-A Oklahoma City Thursday, April 17, and optioned RP Kevin Chapman to Oklahoma City in a corresponding move.

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Astros | L.J. Hoes to see chance in LF

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:12:41 -0700

Houston Astros manager Bo Porter said OF L.J. Hoes will receive a long look in left field.

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Astros | Brad Peacock to start Sunday

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:07:11 -0700

Houston Astros SP Brad Peacock will receive the start against the Oakland Athletics Sunday, April 20.

Fantasy Tip: Peacock's outing Sunday will probably determine if he'll receive another shot in the rotation. He's attractive for AL-only leaguers with perhaps the most upside of the team's current options to replace Lucas Harrell.

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Astros | George Springer hitting second

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:28:30 -0700

Houston Astros OF George Springer is hitting second in the lineup Wednesday, April 16, in his season debut.

Fantasy Tip: Springer is a five-tool talent that can make an immediate impact for fantasy squads. Start him immediately if you were lucky to pick him up.

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Astros | Two candidates for rotation spot

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:38:59 -0700

Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said SPs Jerome Williams or Brad Peacock would likely take the open spot in the starting rotation.

Fantasy Tip: Neither player is worth owning in standard mixed leagues. Peacock is much more intriguing as a starter and would be the better target in AL-only leagues if you're in need of pitching.

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Astros | Scott Feldman activated

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:37:45 -0700

The Houston Astros activated SP Scott Feldman from the bereavement list Wednesday, April 16.

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Astros | Robbie Grossman, Lucas Harrell sent down

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:51:38 -0700

The Houston Astros optioned OF Robbie Grossman to Triple-A Oklahoma City Tuesday, April 15, and designated SP Lucas Harrell for assignment. Harrell allowed 14 runs in three starts this year.

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Astros | George Springer being called up

Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:12:29 -0700

The Houston Astros will recall OF George Springer from Triple-A Oklahoma City before the game Wednesday, April 16.

Fantasy Tip: Springer was hitting .353 with three homers and nine RBIs at Triple-A and was likely drafted in a lot of leagues. He hit .303 with 37 homers, 108 RBIs and 45 steals between Double-A Corpus Christi and Triple-A Oklahoma last season. He needs to be picked up immediately in all formats.

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Astros | Jason Castro sitting out

Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:38:28 -0700

Houston Astros C Jason Castro (toe) is sitting out Tuesday, April 15, due to soreness in his toe after being hit by a pitch over the weekend.

Fantasy Tip: This doesn't sound like something that will keep him out for long, but stay tuned. Get him out of your lineup this evening.

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Astros | Jon Singleton named PCL player of the week

Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:12:49 -0700

Houston Astros 1B Jon Singleton was named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week after hitting .375 with four home runs and 15 RBIs last week. He's homered three times in the last four games.

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Astros | Jerome Williams available

Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:36:56 -0700

Houston Astros RP Jerome Williams (groin) was available to pitch Saturday, April 12, after missing a few games because of a groin strain.

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Houston Astros Player News

Abreu Erick P
Adamson Daniel OF
Adler Anthony P
Afenir Buck C
Affronti Mike SS
Albers Matt RP
Altuve Jose 2B
Amador Japhet 1B
Appel Mark SP
Arguello Douglas P
Aristil Jonnathan RP
Austin Jay OF
Averill Brandon INF
Baker Chris P
Baldee Jan INF
Barganier Luke OF
Basford Charles P
Bass Anthony RP
Bellorin Edwin C
Blankenship Travis P
Blazek Christopher P
Borchering Bobby 3B
Brite Jared P
Brown Casey P
Brown Matthew P
Bulkley Aaron OF
Burgess Michael OF
Burnett Tyler 3B
Cain Colton P
Caipen Brandon INF
Carter Chris DH
Castillo Jose 3B
Castro Jason C
Cavanagh Nick P
Cavers Eric C
Chambers Adron OF
Champion Adam P
Chapman Kevin RP
Chedister Bradley P
Chouinard Bobby P
Cisnero Jose RP
Clark Chris C
Clark Cody C
Clemens Paul SP
Comer Kevin P
Cooper James OF
Corapsi Jason INF
Corpas Hector P
Corporan Carlos C
Correa Carlos SS
Cosart Jarred SP
Cotton Jamaine P
Crain Jesse RP
Crowe Trevor OF
Cruz Cirilo INF
Cruz Rhiner RP
Cunningham Michael OF
Davidson Kevin C
Davis Cliff P
De Leon Jorge RP
Del Rosario Enerio RP
DeShields Jr. Delino 2B
Devenski Chris SP
Dewitt Anthony P
DeYoung Kyle P
Diaz Kenny C
Diaz Michael INF
Dinelli David P
Disher Phil 1B
Dominguez Matt 3B
Downs Darin P
Drese Ryan SP
Dydalewicz Brad P
Einertson Mitch OF
Escalona Sergio RP
Estrada Paul P
Fairchild Thomas P
Feldman Scott SP
Ferreira Edgar P
Fick Chuck P
Fields Josh RP
Flores Adalberto P
Flores David 3B
Flores Joshua OF
Foltynewicz Mike P
Fontana Nolan SS
Fowler Dexter OF
Franco Enderson P
Gant James P
Garcia Gabriel P
Garcia Junior P
Garcia Rene C
Geith Theron P
Gervacio Samuel RP
Gillingham Alex P
Ginter Matt P
Goethals Jeremy C
Gomez Edwin SS
Gonzalez Marwin SS
Gothreaux Jared P
Gouvea Murilo P
Graham Cole 1B
Griffiths Jeremy P
Grossman Robbie OF
Guzman Jesus 1B
Hacker Michael P
Hader Josh P
Hallberg Bryan P
Harrell Lucas SP
Hart Billy 3B
Heath Ben C
Heidenreich Matt P
Heras Leonardo OF
Hernandez Runelvys P
Hicks Chris P
Hines Carlos P
Hines Drew P
Hoes L.J. OF
Holder Drew OF
Houser Adrian P
Hudspeth Casey P
Humphries Justin C
Hurry Jacob P
Hyatt B.J. RP
Iorg Eli OF
James Brad P
Jimenez Hector C
Johnson Jeremy M. P
Johnson Timothy SS
Jorgensen Jeff OF
Keuchel Dallas SP
King Blake P
King Eric SS
Klassen Danny SS
Krauss Marc OF
Kroeker Andrew C
Laguna Mesac 1B
Lamb Cameron P
Landry Jacques OF
Langdon Allen OF
Lazu Carlos P
Lo Chia-Jen RP
Locke Stephen P
Lopez Tomas P
Lucati Andrea P
Magee Joshua 2B
Martinez Alexander P
Martinez David P
McCullers Lance P
McHugh Collin SP
Meiners Jeremiah P
Mejia Yonathan INF
Meszaros Dan P
Meyer Drew INF
Meyer Jonathan 3B
Michelena Arturo SS
Mier Jiovanni SS
Miller Josh P
Moon Chan Jong INF
Morales Jobduan C
Mowdy Ashton P
Murdy Garrett P
Musgrove Joe P
Musick Wes RP
Nash Telvin OF
Navarro Oswaldo INF
Ness Michael P
Norris Dax C
Norton Phil P
Oberholtzer Brett SP
Ori Mark 1B
Orie Kevin 3B
Ovando Ariel OF
Owens Rudy SP
Paul Josh C
Paulino David P
Peacock Brad RP
Peguero Jailen RP
Pena Kilby P
Pena Roberto C
Perez Carlos E. C
Perez Tomas INF
Petit Gregorio INF
Presley Alex OF
Qualls Chad RP
Quezada Euris P
Reed Ryan OF
Reynoso Luis SS
Rodriguez Jose A. P
Rodriguez Mike OF
Rollins David P
Rosales Orlando OF
Ruiz Rio 3B
Saccomanno Mark 3B
Saladin Miguel P
Sanchez Manuel P
Santana Domingo OF
Santana Edward OF
Santangelo Lou C
Sapp Maxwell C
Scott Jordan OF
Seaton Ross P
Seuss Adam OF
Sheldon Ole INF
Singleton Jon 1B
Smith Jason INF
Smith Kyle Z. P
Sogard Alex P
Sotffel Jason P
Sotro Chris P
Springer Chris OF
Springer George OF
Stassi Max C
Steele T.J. OF
Stiver Justin P
Stoffel Jason P
Streilein Brian P
Stricklen Brandon P
Sweeney Matt P
Switzer Jon P
Thompson Jose Carlos 2B
Thompson Ryan OF
Thurman Andrew P
Tilghman Jack P
Tollberg Brian SP
Toney D'Andre OF
Torbert Beau OF
Torrence Devon OF
Torreyes Ronald 3B
Trompiz Kristian SS
Tucker Preston OF
Uhle Chris INF
Urckfitz Pat P
Valdes Raul RP
Vallejo Jose INF
Van Hekken Andy SP
Vasquez Carlos P
Vasquez Danry OF
Velasquez Vincent P
Vessella Tom P
Villar Henry P
Villar Jonathan SS
Wagler Chad P
Walker Brandt P
Walters Blair P
Warrick Nathan OF
Weber Ben RP
Weiland Kyle SP
Weston Matt OF
White Alex SP
Whiteman Tommy INF
Wigdahl Jeffrey P
Williams Aaron P
Williams Jerome RP
Williams Marques OF
Wojciechowski Asher SP
Wolf Shane P
Zeid Josh RP
Zinter Alan C

Bagwell Jeff TO
Berry Sean TO
Bjornson Craig TO
Brocail Doug PC
Brock Tarrik TO
DeFrancesco Tony MAN
DeFrancesco Tony TO
Dickenson Ralph TO
Gottfried Dave GM
Listach Pat TO
Luhnow Jeff GM
Mallee John TO
Martinez Dennis TO
Pettini Joe TO
Porter Bo MAN
Radison Dan TO
Roberts Leon TO
Ryan Nolan TO
Stearns David TO
Strom Brent PC
Trembley Dave TO

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