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BRETT OBERHOLTZER RUMORS

Brett Oberholtzer: The Up-and-Down Life of a Young Pitcher

When a kid is growing up and dreaming of playing in the big leagues, the dreams rarely include trips back to the minor leagues. But for most players who scale professional baseball’s Mount Everest, the pinnacle is actually reached repeatedly, with short trips down to Triple-A between them. Houston Astros left-handed pitcher Brett Oberholtzer is living life on that yo-yo. In...
Via Baseball Essential
17 days ago  |  Discuss

CC Sabathia held back after Astros' Brett Oberholtzer throws at A-Rod (VIDEO)

Houston Astros pitcher Brett Oberholtzer got rocked early by the New York Yankees on Saturday, allowing a grand slam to catcher Brian McCann and a two-run dinger to outfielder Chris Young — all before he was out of the second inning. So the frustrated lefty took out his anger out on Alex Rodriguez by intentionally throwing a fastball at A-Rod's midsection. CC Sabathia took...
Via The Other Paper
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Houston's Oberholtzer ejected for throwing at A-Rod

HOUSTON (AP) Houston starter Brett Oberholtzer has been ejected in the second for throwing at New York's Alex Rodriguez. Oberholtzer threw inside on Rodriguez and he jumped out of the way to avoid being hit. Oberholtzer was immediately ejected as Rodriguez stood at the plate with his hand on his left hip. Oberholtzer stomped to the dugout where he threw his glove and knocked over...
Via AP on Fox
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Brett Oberholtzer Looks to Keep Pace Against the New York Yankees

HOUSTON, TX – JUNE 12: Brett Oberholtzer #39 of the Houston Astros pitches in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park on June 12, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images Since returning from his latest stint on the 15-day disabled list due to blisters on his throwing hand, Brett Oberholtzer has handled his business on the mound for the...
Via The Sports Journal
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Brett Oberholtzer Throws Eight Scoreless Innings in Bounce Back win for Houston Astros

HOUSTON, TX – JUNE 12: Brett Oberholtzer #39 of the Houston Astros pitches in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Minute Maid Park on June 12, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images) For Houston Astros pitcher Brett Oberholtzer, the 2015 MLB season has been one filled with ups and downs. After struggling with a mild lat strain and an illness early...
Via The Sports Journal
June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Brett Oberholtzer set to Make his Second Return from the DL

KISSIMMEE, FL – MARCH 10: Brett Oberholtzer #39 of the Houston Astros throws a pitch during the first inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Osceola County Stadium on March 10, 2015 in Kissimmee, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) Starting pitcher for the Houston Astros, Brett Oberholtzer, is set to make his second return from the DL Monday...
Via The Sports Journal
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Brett Oberholtzer Makes Early Exit for the Houston Astros

KISSIMMEE, FL – MARCH 10: Brett Oberholtzer #39 of the Houston Astros throws a pitch during the first inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Osceola County Stadium on March 10, 2015 in Kissimmee, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) Three innings of work was all she wrote for pitcher Brett Oberholtzer in his season debut. Oberholtzer and the...
Via The Sports Journal
May 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Astros LHP Brett Oberholtzer to make Rehab Start

Astros starter LHP Brett Oberholtzer, who is currently on the 15-day DL with a blister on his left index finger, will make his first official injury rehab assignment today for Triple-A Fresno. The appearance in Fresno will be Oberholtzer’s first official game, although he has pitched to some live hitters recently in extended Spring Training action. Oberholtzer was expected to start...
Via Baseball Essential
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Oberholtzer leads Astros past Mexican League club

HOUSTON (AP) Brett Oberholtzer allowed two hits in six innings and a Houston Astros split squad beat Rojos del Aguila de Veracruz 2-0 Saturday night in the opener of a two-game exhibition series against the Mexican League club at Minute Maid Park.
Via FOXSports.com
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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