MLB   |   Chicago Cubs  


Astros Rumors: Jesus Guzman will play in Japan next season

As the Houston Astros continue to move towards respectability, it appears that Jesus Guzman will not be part of their rebuild.  Team beat writer Brian McTaggart is reporting that Guzman will not be playing for any team in the MLB next season, but instead he will be playing in Japan.  #455537146 / Jesus Guzman will play in Japan next year, for Hiroshima....
Via Sports Rumor Alert
October 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros activate Guzman, place Downs on 15-day DL

NEW YORK (AP) The Houston Astros have reinstated Jesus Guzman from the disabled list. In a corresponding move Tuesday, the team placed left-handed reliever Darin Downs on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 15, with a strained muscle on his right side. Guzman had been sidelined since Aug. 2 because of back spasms. He was expected to arrive from his minor league rehab assignment around...
Via Associated Press
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Darin Downs, Jesus Guzman

As the Astros prepare to start a series in New York with the Yankees, they've placed Darin Downs on the 15 day DL with a left oblique strain. Downs last pitched Thursday against Boston, pitching 1/3 of an inning and giving up a run.#453271566 / gettyimages.comDowns has pitched in 40 games for Houston this year, recording a 2-1 record, with a 4.31 ERA and a 1.27 WHIP.Moving Downs...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: Jesus Guzman, George Springer

Houston Astros first baseman Jesus Guzman was removed from Friday night’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays with back spasms, reports Brian McTaggart of McTaggart adds that rookie outfielder George Springer is waiting to be able to run at full speed before he begins a minor league rehab assignment:#494515163 / gettyimages.comGuzman tied the game in the fourth inning...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Why Marc Krauss? Bring Up Singleton!

#492675127 / What ever the Astros are doing at the 1st base position is besides me. Before the season began they hosted a competition for the 1st base position and who ever won, well… they won. Those of whom came out victorious are; Marc Krauss, Chris Carter, and Jesus Guzman. Chris Carter does not belong in a farm system and I’ll leave it at that. Jesus Guzman...
Via TopSportsReport
June 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros slam Rangers 13-6 for Alamodome sweep

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Jesus Guzman and George Springer hit consecutive home runs in the first inning, Jonathan Meyer had a grand slam in the fifth and the Houston Astros rolled to a 13-6 victory over the Texas Rangers in the Alamodome on Saturday.
March 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros agree to terms with Guzman, Castro

The Astros said Friday they have agreed to terms on one-year contracts with All-Star catcher Jason Castro and utility player Jesus Guzman. The 26-year-old Castro hit .276 with 18 home runs and 56 RBIs in 120 games, setting single-season team records for a catcher with his homers, doubles (35), runs scored (63) and extra-base hits (54). The 29-year-old Guzman was acquired from San...
Via Associated Press
January 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Padres acquire Jackson from Astros, who get Guzman

The San Diego Padres have acquired infielder Ryan Jackson from the Houston Astros in exchange for infielder-outfielder Jesus Guzman. The Astros had acquired Jackson off outright waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals on Nov. 20. He played mostly shortstop and hit.278 with three home runs and 34 RBIs in 121 games for Triple-A Memphis in 2013. He made his big league debut for the Cardinals...
Via Associated Press
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Padres Acquire INF Ryan Jackson for Jesus Guzman

On the heels of the Benoit news, the Padres acquired minor league depth in Ryan Jackson from the Astros in exchange for fan favorite Jesus Guzman. Jackson formally a top SS prospect in the Cardinals system was claimed off waivers by the Astros last month.  Heading into 2013, Baseball America ranked Jackson as the #15 prospect in the Cardinals system. Guzman a guy that routinely...
Via Friarhood
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Finds Jesus (Guzman)

In a flurry of offseason activity not seen in these parts in a few years, the Padres made two big moves today: Signing right-handed reliever Joaquin Benoit and then trading 1B/OF Jesus Guzman to the Houston Astros for IF Ryan Jackson. Photo courtesy of Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE via From the press release on Jackson, 25, was recently acquired off...
Via Padres Public
December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Cubs News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Okay, who stole the Kansas City Royals player off that billboard?

Eight players to watch in Round 2 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs

A Round-By-Round Look At the NFL Draft

10 biggest takeaways from the NBA playoffs thus far

QUIZ: Name every No. 1 overall pick in the NFL Draft since 1985

NHL postseason Round 2 quick hits: Sharks vs. Predators

NHL postseason Round 2 quick hits: Blues vs. Stars

NHL postseason Round 2 quick hits: Capitals vs. Penguins

10 bold predictions for the first round of the NFL Draft

NHL postseason Round 2 quick hits: Lightning vs. Islanders

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker