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Royals' Dyson on bereavement leave

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson was placed on bereavement leave Friday, and the Royals recalled utilityman Jimmy Paredes from Triple-A Omaha. Dyson, according to manager Ned Yost, will rejoin the team Monday. Players on the bereavement list must miss a minimum of three games and cannot be on the list longer than seven games. Paredes, who has minor-league options...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles sign RHP Yoon to 3-year contract

APNewsNow The Baltimore Orioles have signed South Korean right-hander Suk-min Yoon to a three-year contract. The 27-year-old Yoon had a 73-59 record with a 3.19 ERA in nine seasons with the KIA Tigers in the Korean Baseball Organization. Yoon is expected to compete for a spot in Baltimore's starting rotation. The deal was announced on Monday. To make room on the 40-man roster...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals claim Paredes off waivers

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) The Kansas City Royals claimed switch-hitting outfielder Jimmy Paredes off waivers Monday from the Baltimore Orioles. Paredes, 25, has played in 118 games in the majors for the Houston Astros since 2011. He hit .192 with four doubles, a home run and 10 RBI in 125 at-bats last season with the Astros. Paredes, who was originally signed by the New York Yankees in...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals claim Paredes off waivers

The Kansas City Royals claimed switch-hitting outfielder Jimmy Paredes off waivers Monday from the Baltimore Orioles. Paredes, 25, has played in 118 games in the majors for the Houston Astros since 2011. He hit .192 with four doubles, a home run and 10 RBIs in 125 at-bats last season with the Astros. Paredes, who was originally signed by the New York Yankees in 2007, is with his...
Via AP on Fox
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Orioles claim Jimmy Paredes off waivers

The Orioles have added depth to their outfield, which has been a position of need for them this off season. Multiple sources reported that Baltimore claimed utility man Jimmy Paredes off waivers from the Miami Marlins Saturday afternoon. Paredes had been taken off of waivers by Miami from Houston, where he played all three seasons of his major league career thus far.
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

30 Days of Baseball: Miami Marlins

Miami Marlins 2013 Record: 62-100, Last place NL East 2014 Prediction: Last place in NL East The Marlins are once again in rebuilding mode. And building from the ground up takes a superb amount of patience and commitment to the long-term mission. Therefore, I don’t see them finishing above The Marlins may not have a loaded lineup as many teams in the major leagues do. But they...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins claim Jimmy Paredes off waivers from Astros

The Miami Marlins claimed Jimmy Paredes from the Astros on Monday. The 24-year-old played in 118 games with Houston from 2011-13, hitting .234 with three home runs and 31 RBI. In 2013 the 6-3, 200-pounder played in a career-high 48 games but batted .192 with four doubles, one home run and 10 RBI. He has experience at both corner outfield positions as well as third base and second...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros strike for four runs in top of 9th to stun Mariners

The Astros created plenty of opportunities to score Monday. The problem though was their complete inability to take advantage of them. Until the ninth that is. The Astros allowed a late lead to vanish but scored four times in the final inning to take a 6-4 victory over Seattle at Safeco Field. Marc Krauss and Carlos Corporan drew one-out walks in the ninth inning off Mariners...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Farquhar blows save, allows 4 runs in the ninth

It isn't the big hits he gave up that Danny Farquhar will remember about his difficult ninth inning. It's the two walks that started the problems. Farquhar blew a one-run lead and gave up four runs in the ninth inning as the Houston Astros rallied to beat the Seattle Mariners 6-4 on Monday night in front of the smallest crowd in Safeco Field history. Farquhar (0-3) walked...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros Lose Game Off Walk-Off Disastrous Error in Bottom of Ninth to Pirates (Video)

The Pirates had the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth inning with the score tied against the Astros. In most cases, you would assume that disaster would strike Pittsburgh in this scenario. But in what might have been a passing of the “biggest joke in MLB” torch, Houston was the team that blew it. Russell Martin hit a routine pop up between second base and right field. Jake...
Via NESN.com
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss
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Astros collide, drop fly ball to lose game

Ladies and Gentlemen, YOUR Houston Astros. Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin was at bat in the bottom of the ninth, full count, bases loaded and with the score tie.  A weak pop fly to shallow right and the game is going into…oh wait, I forgot, its the Houston Astros. Right fielder Jimmy Paredes and second baseman Jake Elmore collide before either one of them could catch...
Via Ride The Pine
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

The Rare ‘Walk-Off Error’ Loss Executed Perfectly By The Astros

The Houston Astros managed to lose a game with the very rare walk-ooo error. The Astros thought they were heading to extra innings as Russell Martin hit a fly ball to shallow right centerfield in the bottom of the ninth with the bases loaded and two outs. Even Houston reliever Edgar Gonzalez thought it was all over as he skipped off the mound, unfortunately, the Astros are the Astros...
Via Next Impulse Sports
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Astros fielders collide providing Pirates with walk-off

  The Houston Astros lost on Friday night talks to a walk-off error. When Astros pitcher Edger Gonzalez got Russell Martin to pop up on a lazy fly ball it appeared the game would head to extra innings. Not the case as two Astro fielders collided giving the Pirates a laughable win. credit: MLB Gifs Second basemen Jack Elmore chased the ball into the outfield. Jimmy Paredes came in...
Via Tireball.com
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros fielders collide on popup, giving Pirates walk-off win (Video)

The Houston Astros lost another game in an embarrassing fashion that only the Astros could pull off. On Friday night, the Astros were tied at 4-4 with the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. In the bottom of the ninth with two outs, the Pirates loaded the bases, but Astros pitcher Edgar Gonzalez got Pirates batter Russell Martin to pop up to short center field to send the game into...
Via Holdout Sports
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros lose to Pirates on comedic walk-off error (GIF)

No sooner than Greg Brown, the Pirates television announcer, finished these words, "Looks like we're going to extra innings," did the Astros bumble their way to another loss. As this GIF shows rightfielder Jimmy Paredes and second baseman Jake Elmore collide in the outfield, which allows the ball to drop and the winning run to score. Elmore said the crowd was too...
Via The Other Paper
May 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Pirates 5, Astros 4

Jimmy Paredes dropped Russell Martin's bases-loaded fly ball when he collided with second baseman Jake Elmore with two outs in the ninth inning, the second missed catch by a Houston right fielder, and the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied past the Astros 5-4 Friday night. Down 4-1, Pittsburgh started its comeback in the sixth when Chris Carter, usually a designated hitter, dropped...
Via Fox Sports
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros collide, allow winning run to score (GIF)

The Houston Astros are by far the worst team in baseball, so the way they lost Friday night’s game in Pittsburgh was quite fitting. Houston blew a 4-1 and lost 5-4 after two players collided when they were trying to catch a pop up to shallow right that allowed the winning run to score. The Pirates loaded the bases and Russell Martin was facing Edgar Gonzalez with two outs. Martin...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2013  |  Discuss

2B Altuve placed on bereavement list

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve has been placed on the bereavement list following the death of his grandmother. Altuve left Monday night's game at Detroit with a jaw injury after colliding with right fielder Jimmy Paredes while chasing a popup, but manager Bo Porter said the injury wasn't serious and Altuve was expected back in the lineup Tuesday. Now he's...
Via AP on Fox
May 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston Astros Place Jose Altuve On Bereavement List

The Houston Astros have placed second baseman Jose Altuve on the bereavement list because of the passing of his grandmother. Unrelated, he also suffered a jaw injury colliding with Jimmy Paredes Monday night. To take Altuve’s spot on the active roster, the Astros have recalled infielder Jacob Elmore from their Triple-A Oklahoma City minor league affiliate. The post Houston Astros...
Via FF Locker Room
May 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Houston's Altuve leaves game after collision

Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve has left Monday night's game against the Detroit Tigers after colliding with right fielder Jimmy Paredes while chasing a popup. Detroit's Jhonny Peralta lifted a popup behind first base in the second inning. Altuve and Paredes and first baseman Chris Carter converged on the ball, which came loose when Altuve and Paredes ran into...
Via Fox Sports
May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros 3, Angels 1

Bud Norris pitched into the ninth inning and Chris Carter homered for the second straight game to help the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. The victory gives Houston its third series win of the season. The Angels dropped to 4-13 away from Anaheim. Marwin Gonzalez and Jimmy Paredes hit RBI doubles in the third before Carter connected on...
Via Fox Sports
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Halos' road struggles continue in loss to Astros

HOUSTON (AP) -- Bud Norris pitched into the ninth inning and Chris Carter homered for the second straight game to help the Houston Astros to a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night. The victory gives Houston its third series win of the season. The Angels dropped to 4-13 away from Anaheim. Marwin Gonzalez and Jimmy Paredes hit RBI doubles in the third before Carter...
Via Fox Sports West
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Astros Recall Jimmy Paredes And Trevor Crowe, Other News

The Houston Astros have recalled outfielder Jimmy Paredes and outfielder Trevor Crowe from their Triple-A Oklahoma City minor league affiliate. To make room for the pair of young outfielders, the organization has opted to designate outfielder’s Fernando Martinez and Rick Ankiel for assignment. The post Astros Recall Jimmy Paredes And Trevor Crowe, Other News appeared first on...
Via FF Locker Room
May 06, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Astros Projections: Dominguez, Wallace, Castro, Martinez, Paredes

We continue on with our 2012 Astros projections (see part one here). Warning: Astros fans may want to turn their heads. Key: SSS = Small Sample Size (too small of a big league sample to make a judgement)   Matt Dominguez - 3B - HOU 2013 Age: 23 - Splits: SSS 2013 Projection: 487 AB, .224/.293/.393, 14 HR, 56 RBI, 41 R, 0 SB Notes: What do you...
Via Fantasy Baseball 365
November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

The Phils allow another game to slip away as they lose late to the Astros, 7-6.

The bullpen once again falters as the Phils lose yet another late season game to the Astros, as they lose 7-6. The Phils took the lead in the first as, with a runner on third, and with one man out, Chase Utley hits a sacrifice fly, knocking in Jimmy Rollins, who had started the game off with a double, then moved up to third base on Juan Pierre’s sacrifice bunt, 1-3, giving the...
Via MyTeamRivals.com
September 17, 2012  |  Discuss

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