Astros To Select Jose Urquidy

Astros To Select Jose Urquidy The Astros will select the contract of right-hander Jose Urquidy, who’ll be called up to start for them tomorrow, president of baseball operations Jeff Luhnow announced to reporters Monday (Twitter link via Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle). His promotion will require a 40-man roster move, but Houston won’t announce…

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Prospect Roundup: Games of June 30

Prospect Roundup: Games of June 30 Houston Astros No. 2 prospect Kyle Tucker bashed his second pro grand slam for the Round Rock Express, and St. Louis Cardinals No. 14 prospect Randy Arozarena went 4-for-5 for the Memphis Redbirds. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190701&content_id=308642654&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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A Conversation With Brendan McKay

A Conversation With Brendan McKay Brendan McKay continued his fantastic season this past Saturday. Making his big-league debut with the Tampa Bay Rays, the 23-year-old left-hander retired 18 of the 20 Texas Rangers batters he faced. And his work on the farm had been every bit as dominating. In 66.2 innings between Double-A Montgomery and…

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