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(Rich Schultz/Getty Images) After an abysmal game one, Hiroki Kuroda is on the mound for game two against Jarred Cosart in hopes of getting the star studded team on track. In five of his six Major League seasons, Kuroda has made at least 30 starts and tossed at least 180 innings. He has the lowest career ERA (3.40) of all the Japan born pitchers with at least 450 innings in the...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Cosart retires all 15 batters faced in Astros' win

VIERA, Fla. (AP) Jarred Cosart pitched five perfect innings Wednesday night, leading the Houston Astros to a 2-0 victory over the Washington Nationals.
Via FOXSports.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Three key questions for the Houston Astros

Three key questions for the Astros...three key questions for a team that is essentially one giant question mark. It's great that the Astros appear to be moving forward with their plan and aren't wavering in the face of criticism, but they still have a ways to go. However, that doesn't mean there aren't some players and positions that we should be wondering about....
Via The Outside Corner
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros pitching prospect sorry for tweet

Astros pitcher Jarred Cosart has apologized after he reportedly used a gay slur to describe pop star Justin Bieber when he tweeted a message to a former teammate. Cosart deleted the offensive tweet from his account and apologized for ''a very poor choice of words.'' He also says in a tweet that the earlier post does not reflect who he is as a person. The Astros...
Via AP on Fox
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarred Cosart headlines available two start pitchers for Week 21

Jarred Cosart has allowed eight runs over his seven starts and has only one win to show for it simply because he pitches for the Astros but he boasts two favorable matchups this week though. In seven starts and 45 innings pitched this year Cosart has allowed only eight earned runs. He is coming off his first loss of the year where he allowed more than two earned runs (3) for the...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Fantasy Baseball, Jarred Cosart: Coming or Going?

It happens seemingly on a monthly basis these days. Some new pitcher gets called up and takes the world by storm. Perhaps it is the fact that pitching seems to be making a comeback after a couple of decades where hitters seemed to dominate. Perhaps, it is because teams can’t get a reliable scouting report on guys when they first come up. Who knows, maybe it is blind luck. Either...
Via The Fantasy Fix
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Jarred Cosart confuses Rays in stellar debut for Astros

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Joe Maddon, the manager of baseball's hottest team entering Friday, had a simple explanation for what the Tampa Bay Rays encountered in their latest test. Sometimes, credit goes to the opposition for a stellar night. On occasion, there is no black-and-white reason for a loss, only a tip of the cap required for the effort across the way. A 2-1 defeat to...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Jarred Cosart Takes Ball Off Face to End Stellar Major League Debut (Video)

Astros pitching prospect Jarred Cosart turned in one of the best debut performances in years Friday night, allowing just two hits over eight shutout innings in 2-1 win over Tampa Bay. Cosart took a no-hitter into the seventh inning for Houston, spoiling a complete-game effort by defending Cy Young winner David Price, but the way the 23-year-old’s outing ended will surely be the...
Via NESN.com
July 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros’ Jarred Cosart Readies For Major League Debut

The struggling Houston Astros have promoted one of their prized pitching prospects in that of Jarred Cosart. The rookie will make his major league debut on Friday against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Cosart will be in tough as he is toeing the rubber opposite Cy Young award winner David Price. The native of Texas was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 38th round...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros call up prospect Jarred Cosart to start on Friday

The Houston Astros are looking to the future, and Jarred Cosart might be a big part of that. Brian T. Smith of the Houston Chronicle writes that Astros fans will get to see the 23-year-old make his first major league start on Friday night, when they travel to Tampa to take on the Rays. Pitching coach Doug Brocail tempered expectations for the young right-hander, saying there was...
Via MLB Injury News
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

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