JOSE VALDEZ NEWS

Astros 2, Reds 1

Cincinnati second baseman Wilson Valdez's error on a routine grounder by Jose Altuve with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Reds on Saturday night. Pinch-hitter Matt Downs doubled off the left field wall with two outs in the ninth. Sean Marshall (4-5) intentionally walked Matt Dominguez before hitting pinch-hitter Brandon Barnes to...
Via AP on Fox
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Reds' error in ninth gives Astros win

HOUSTON (AP) -- Cincinnati second baseman Wilson Valdez's error on a routine grounder by Jose Altuve with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Reds on Saturday night. Pinch-hitter Matt Downs doubled off the left field wall with two outs in the ninth. Sean Marshall (4-5) intentionally walked Matt Dominguez before hitting pinch-hitter Brandon...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Altuve's RBI single helps Astros beat Reds

HOUSTON (AP) -- Cincinnati second baseman Wilson Valdez's error on a routine grounder by Jose Altuve with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Reds on Saturday night. Pinch-hitter Matt Downs doubled off the left field wall with two outs in the ninth. Sean Marshall (4-5) intentionally walked Matt Dominguez before hitting pinch-hitter Brandon...
Via Fox Sports Houston
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Astros make more roster cuts

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Third baseman Jimmy Paredes was among Houston's six roster cuts on Friday. The 23-year-old Paredes hit .286 in 46 games with the Astros last season. He came into camp with a chance to be the starting third baseman on opening day. He hit .190 in 10 exhibition games. He was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City along with outfielder Fernando Martinez and...
Via Fox Sports Houston
March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Matlack will coordinate pitching in minor leagues;Astros sign three hurlers to contracts;

The Astros on Monday named three-time All-Star and veteran minor league instructor Jon Matlack their minor league pitching coordinator after Matlack spent the past 15 seasons in the same position with the Detroit Tigers. Matlack was Tigers major league pitching coach in 1996 and had a 13-year big league career with the Mets and Rangers. He takes the Astros position from Jaime Garcia...
Via Fox Sports
October 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Astros sign three players to Minor League deals

The Astros on Monday signed right-handed pitchers Alberto Arias and Jose Valdez and left-hander Xavier Cedeno to Minor League contracts. All three were outrighted by the club earlier this month.
Via mlb.com
October 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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