Once Brett Wallace got off to a good start while playing for Oklahoma City and the Astros as a team started to fall after their 22-23 high water mark in late May many of the fans have been clamoring for Brett's return.
That demand grew louder after the Astros traded Carlos Lee leaving first base to be attended by players who did not likely fit into the club's often stated long range building plan. General manager Jeff Luhnow resisted the call of the crowd until the trading deadline had passed and he had made a number of roster changes. Once the trade of Chris Johnson to Arizona was finished it was time.
Brett Wallace rejoined the Astros for the current road trip. While the club has yet to win a game it is not understated to say that Wally's presence has been noticed.
He had only one hit in his first eight at bats and had struck out four of those eight. But in the series finale on Wednesday he showed what he can do. He had three hits including a single and two home runs. One of th...