Feb 10, 2010 21:44 EST
Astros sign 3 pitchers, hire Brocail as advisor. The Houston Astros have signed three right-handed pitchers to one-year contracts and hired retired pitcher Doug Brocail as an advisor.
Feb 09, 2010 20:01 EST
Astros RHP Brandon Lyon recovering from shoulder surgery; minor leaguer Vallejo out for season. Astros reliever Brandon Lyon had surgery to drain a small cyst in his pitching shoulder but is expected to be ready for spring training.
Aug 20, 2009 22:53 EDT
Rodriguez turns in terrific outing to lead Houston Astros to 4-1 win over Florida Marlins. Wandy Rodriguez limited Florida's surging lineup to just four hits while pitching into the ninth inning, leading the Houston Astros to a 4-1 win over the Marlins on Thursday night.
Aug 18, 2009 17:54 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Texas Rangers made a push for the postseason by acquiring 14-times All-Star catcher Ivan Rodriguez from the Houston Astros, the team said on its website (http://texas.rangers.mlb.com) on Tuesday.