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Astros Injury Update: Alex Presley, Matt Albers, Jesse Crain

Houston Astros outfielder Alex Presley will begin a rehab assignment with Low-A Tri-City on Tuesday, reports Brian McTaggart of MLB.com. McTaggart adds that the club is hoping injured relief pitchers Matt Albers and Jesse Crain will be able to return before the end of the season:#451405836 / gettyimages.comPresley strained his right oblique on July 7 while swinging at a pitch....
Via MLB Injury News
20 days ago  |  Discuss

After light bullpen, Matt Albers renews optimism for pitching again this season

Injured righthanded reliever Matt Albers felt well enough after a light 20-pitch bullpen Friday to renew hope that he might be able to return this season. Albers has been out with right shoulder tendinitis since April 22. Barring a setback, he might be able to throw another bullpen session at some point next week.
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Astros Injury Update: George Springer, Matt Albers, Josh Zeid

The Houston Astros (43-64) have been struggling all season with various injuries and their luck does not look like it will be getting better anytime soon.  Rookie outfielder George Springer took batting practice for the first time on Tuesday, according to Brian McTaggart of MLB.com.  Pitchers Matt Albers and Josh Zeid will continue to be on the disabled list indefinitely, but...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Injury updates on Astros' Matt Albers and Jesse Crain

The Houston Astros have had little to cheer about on the field this season, finishing the first quarter of the season with a record of 13-27, last place in the American League West. The Astros have been equally inept offensively and on the mound, ranking 27th in runs scored and in ERA. There is hope for some good news on relievers Matt Albers and Jesse Crain, who are battling...
Via Sports Injury Alert
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Astros' Matt Albers dealing with shoulder tightness

The Houston Astros are off to a 7-14 start, last in the American League West. They are 29th in runs scored and 26th in ERA. But the Astros have played better of late, winning their last two on the road against the Seattle Mariners. There is some concern with relief pitcher Matt Albers, who has shoulder tightness. He is unavailable tonight and his status for tomorrow is up in...
Via Sports Injury Alert
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

MLB News: Indians activate RP Matt Albers

The Cleveland Indians have activated right-handed pitcher Matt Albers from the Restricted List. Albers, 30, is 1-0 in four appearances this season. In five innings pitched, he has allowed three earned runs, striking out four batters while walking three. He was placed on the Restricted List after his time on the Paternity/Medical Emergency List drew to a close. He will rejoin the...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians Matt Albers Transferred To Restricted List

MLB News: Matt Albers was transferred by the Cleveland Indians from the paternity list to the restricted list. Joining the paternity list back on the 12th in the anticipation of his child being born, the kid has decided to stick around mommies womb for a little while longer. FFLockerRoom wishes the Albers family all the best of luck in a healthy birth and in the future as well. If...
Via FF Locker Room
April 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Indians put RP Matt Albers on ‘family medical emergency’ list; make minor trade

Today the Indians announced that they have moved relief pitcher Matt Albers to the family medical emergency list. The move will allow Albers more time to be with his wife during the birth of their child. He can stay on that list until Friday. They also announced a trade- “The Indians completed a Minor League trade, acquiring CA CHRIS WALLACE from the Houston Astros in exchange...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Albers Surprised By Trade But Excited To Return To National League, Enter Playoff Race

Three hours before Tuesday's game, Matt Albers started packing up his belongings. The reliever had recently received word that he'd been shipped to the Diamondbacks in exchange for lefty Craig Breslow. While Albers has been traded in the past, this transaction caught him off guard. "I wasn't really expecting [it]," Albers said. "I've been traded before...
Via NESN.com
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Hey, Hey, Hey, Matt Albers is Back

The Red Sox have re-signed relief pitcher Matt Albers to a one-year $1.075 million contract.  Let's hope it is the first half Matt Albers and not the second half Matt Albers that will pitch for Boston next season.
Via Fenway West
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss
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