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Astros Injury Update: Alex White makes first appearance since Tommy John

On April 11, 2013, Astros prospect Alex White underwent Tommy John surgery which caused him to miss the rest of the 2013 season. Yesterday, he pitched for the first time since surgery, appearing for the Astros' minor league Triple-A affiliate Oklahoma City RedHawks, as reported by Brian McTaggart in this tweet:  Making his first appearance coming off Tommy John surgery...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros' Alex White should join team in March

Houston Astros pitcher Alex White has spent the past few months rehabbing at the Astros' training complex in preparation to return from Tommy John surgery. He has worked through a throwing program and pitched a bullpen session in front of general manager Jeff Luhnow, assistant GM, David Stearsns, and the Astros medical staff. He is now getting closer to joining his team in Spring...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies trade Alex White to Astros for Wilton Lopez

Alex White never realized his potential in a Rockies uniform.The Colorado Rockies dealt starting pitcher Alex White, one of the main pieces of the Ubaldo Jimenez trade, to the Houston Astros for late-inning reliever Wilton Lopez.Lopez is a 29-year-old who owns a career ERA of 3.14 since 2009. He went 6-3 with a 2.17 ERA with 10 saves for the league-worst Astros in 2012.White leaves...
Via Rockies Review
December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

White recalled from Colorado Springs

The Rockies have recalled right-hander Alex White from Triple-A Colorado Springs, and he will start Thursday night against the St. Louis Cardinals. White was 3-3 with a 3.61 ERA in 10 starts at Colorado Springs since being sent down on June 24. He was 2-6 with a 6.45 ERA in 10 starts with the Rockies this season before his demotion. To make room for White, Colorado sent outfielder...
Via AP on Fox
August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Alex White impressive as Colorado Rockies take series from Dodgers

Alex White dominated the Dodgers on Sunday.Sunday's are supposed to be a day where the fans go out to the ballpark, enjoy the weather and the scenery.Most of them, however, have learned not to expect a win on the Sabbath. These Rockies seem to find ways to lose games on Sunday. Alex White apparently didn't get the memo as he pitched the best outing of his young career on...
Via Rockies Review
June 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies break losing streak, avoid sweep in Miami

Alex White kept his team in the game with a 6 inning performance.On Wednesday night in Miami, the Colorado Rockies won 8-4, giving them their first win in three months.So, it wasn't three months, but that is what it seems like. In reality, the win is just their fourth since embarking on a west coast road trip that was eight games long. That trip made the Rockies go from within...
Via Rockies Review
May 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies SP faces extreme DUI charge

After registering a BAC of .174 at a recent traffic stop, Colorado's Alex White could face a stiffer punishment than normal, including a mandatory 30 days in jail. 

Via The Outside Corner
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Alex White arrested for DUI in Scottsdale, have Colorado Rockies lowered their standards?

It happens every year. Some team and their fans get the unfortunate news that one of their players has been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.On Sunday morning, the Rockies were on the bad end of that news. Alex White, the second most important player in the Ubaldo Jimenez trade, was caught for having too much alcohol and getting behind the wheel. White, who is...
Via Rockies Review
March 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies pitcher Alex White arrested for DUI

Scottsdale, Ariz., police arrested Colorado Rockies pitcher Alex White Saturday night for driving under the influence of alcohol. He was released from jail shortly after his arrest. The 23-year-old White apologized to Rockies management and his teammates. "It's very unfortunate and I'm completely embarrassed," White said. "It was very stupid and I let down...
March 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Rockies pitcher Alex White faces DUI charge

Colorado Rockies pitcher Alex White has apologized to his teammates after being briefly jailed following an arrest on suspicion of drunken driving. White was arrested on Saturday while in Arizona at spring training. He spoke with team management Sunday morning. The Rockies say White understands he made a mistake and the embarrassment it has caused. The 23-year-old White was acquired...
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2012  |  Discuss

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