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BRETT OBERHOLTZER RUMORS

Red Sox Beat Red Sox While Astros Just Happen to Be Nearby

Folks I was in what scientists would call a REAL BAD MOTHERF$%KING MOOD after yesterday’s loss to the Astros. So bad I kinda disconnected and retreated to my aunt’s garden shed with a sack of double chocolates from Cookie Monstah. When I resurfaced, three steps closer to that diabetic coma I’ve been pacing myself toward, I realized that the Astros didn’t beat the Red Sox...
Via Surviving Grady
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Castro’s most productive at-bat in Astros win over Red Sox wasn’t a hit

Recalled to the majors for the third time this season, Astros lefthander Brett Oberholtzer didn’t bother taking a flight from Class AAA Oklahoma City. He packed his possessions into his silver 2011 Chevy Tahoe and hit the road even though he’s not guaranteed to remain on the Astros’ roster. Oberholtzer began the seven-hour trip to Houston by popping in the self-help audio...
Via Pro Sports Daily
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Streaking Astros make it seven wins in a row

MLB.com VIdeo The Houston Astros defeated the Baltimore Orioles at home on Friday night with a final score of 2-1. The win extends their streak to seven straight games, the longest win streak for Houston since July 2010. Astros starting pitcher Brett Obelholtzer earned his second win of the season. He threw seven strong innings and allowed just four hits for one run. It was...
Via Sports-Glory
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros must adjust to six-man rotation

The Astros informed the starters that they’ll go with a six-man rotation for one more turn. The move became obvious once lefthander Brett Oberholtzer threw a bullpen session Tuesday, essentially removing himself from consideration to pitch out of the bullpen the next few days. Brad Peacock, who will start Thursday, bounced back well from the bullpen session he threw Monday. He...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 28, 2014  |  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

Oberholtzer slips, Astros beaten by Angels 6-2

The Houston Astros needed Brett Oberholtzer to be near-perfect on a night they simply couldn't get much going against Jered Weaver. Houston's improved offense - which had helped them to four straight wins coming in - was ineffective against Weaver and the Los Angeles bullpen, striking out nine times in a 6-2 loss to the Angels on Saturday night. The Astros set an American...
Via AP on Fox
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Brett Oberholtzer: Two Pitches, One Grip

Brett Oberholtzer‘s best pitch is his changeup. Well, that’s the one that gets the whiffs and has been his signature pitch. But it might be the curveball that best describes his approach on the mound. Because the curveball is two pitches. Brett Oberholtzer has a slider. You might not see the slider in some of […]
Via Fangraphs
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros Option Brett Oberholtzer To Oklahoma

Left-handed pitcher Brett Oberholtzer has been optioned by the Houston Astros to their Triple-A Oklahoma City minor league team. Oberholtzer has struggled this season at the major league level, allowing six earned runs in seven innings of work and will try to correct himself at the minor league level. The post Houston Astros Option Brett Oberholtzer To Oklahoma appeared first on FFLockerRoom.
Via FF Locker Room
July 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros Recall Jose Cisnero, Option Brett Oberholtzer

MLB News: The Houston Astros recalled pitcher Jose Cisnero from Triple-A Oklahoma City while optioning pitcher Brett Oberholtzer to the same Houston affiliate on Monday. Cisnero gets the luxurious job of mop-up duty while Oberholtzer should get another chance before long to be back in the majors. Fantasy Ramifications: Neither Cisnero or Oberholtzer holds any fantasy baseball value...
Via FF Locker Room
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros Option Dallas Keuchel, Recall Brett Oberholtzer

MLB News: The Houston Astros have optioned Dallas Keuchel to Triple-A Oklahoma City while also recalling Brett Oberholtzer to take his place on the active roster. Keuchel just got done going 2 2/3 innings in relief the other night throwing 74 pitches. The move to bring Oberholtzer up, another LHP, is likely to just to get a fresh arm in the bullpen. Brett hadn’t done well in the...
Via FF Locker Room
April 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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