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Newly-recalled Wojciechowski looking forward to helping Astros' staff

On Wednesday, the Houston Astros dipped into their minor-league stash of pitchers by recalling right-hander Asher Wojciechowski.  A depth move made to reinforce the pitching staff as it struggled a bit in the Astros' series in Arlington against the Texas Rangers, Wojciechowski went 6-2 with the Triple-A Fresno Grizzlies in 15 starts this season. The 26-year-old made four appearances...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Straily designated for assignment by Astros

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Right-hander Don Straily has been designated for assignment for the Houston Astros. Houston made the move before Wednesday's series finale at Texas, and a day after Straily's spot start against the Rangers. The Astros expect him to remain in their organization. The Astros recalled right-hander Asher Wojciechowski from Triple-A Fresno. Houston also re-signed...
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August 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Singleton optioned to minor leagues by Astros

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) First baseman Jon Singleton was among four players optioned to the minor leagues by the Houston Astros, who said rookie Asher Wojciechowski had made their starting rotation and will start April 9 against Cleveland. Singleton, owed $2 million this year under a five-year contract he agreed to last year June, was optioned to Triple-A Fresno along with pitcher Kevin...
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April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Asher Wojciechowski activated and optioned to Triple-A

The Houston Astros enter tonight's game against the Atlanta Braves with a record of 33-45, last in the American League West. Although near the bottom of the league in both runs scored and team ERA, the Astros are an improved club over last year's team that won only 51 games. The was some good news on the injury front, as prospect Asher Wojciechowski has been activated from the...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Asher Wojciechowski has bumpy rehab

The Houston Astros lost to the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday by the score of 5-0 to fall to 32-42 on the season. Although in last place in the American League West, the Astros are making progress and should shatter last season's win total of 51. The Astros have been hampered with injuries, particularly to the pitching staff, and currently have six pitchers on the disabled list. Asher...
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June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros' Mark Appel building strength, Asher Wojciechowski wont be ready for Opening Day

The Houston Astros had a dismal 51-win season last year and entered spring training knowing the only way to go is up. In order to do so, veterans and prospects alike will all have to step up and prove they want to be a part of the process of building this team. Two prospects hoping to make an impression are pitcher's Mark Appel and Asher Wojciechowski. But it appears both will have...
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March 15, 2014  |  Discuss

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