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Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Turning 50 into 40

The Astros need to set their 40-man roster by November 20.

Following are the 50 players that figure to be in consideration as the 40-man roster is constructed.
(Players in bold are not currently on the 40-man roster.  Ages are as of Opening Day 2013. Players in italics are no longer on the 40-man roster)

Current Count on the 40-man roster- 31

Pitchers
Abad, 27- Outrighted to Oklahoma City(Free Agent)
Ambriz, 28
Cedeno, 26
Cisnero, 23-Added to the 40-man roster
Clemens, P., 25
Cosart, 22
Cruz, 26
DeLeon, 25- Outrighted off of the 40-man roster(Free Agent)
Demel, 27- Claimed off of waivers from Arizona
Escalona, 28- Outrighted to Oklahoma City(Free Agent)
Fick, 27- Outrighted to Oklahoma City
Gonzalez, E., 29- Outrighted to Oklahoma City(Free Agent)
Harrell, 27
Keuchel, 25
Leon, 26- Claimed off of waivers by Milwaukee
Lo, 26- Was not included in my original 50- added to the 40-man roster
Lopez, 29
Lyles, 22
Norris, 28
Oberholtzer, 23- Added to the 40-man roster
Owens, 25
Rodriguez, 28
Seaton, 23-Added to the 40-man roster
Stoffel, 24-not added
Storey, 27- Claimed off of waivers by the Yankees
Valdez, 30- Outrighted to Oklahoma City; (Free Agent)
Weiland, 26- Outrighted to Oklahoma City
Wright, 28

Catchers
Castro, 25
Corporan, 29
Snyder, 32- Free Agent

Infielders
Altuve, 22
Dominguez, 23
Downs, 29- Outrighted to Oklahoma City, released
Elmore,25- Claimed  off of waivers from Arizona
Gonzalez, M., 24
Greene, 29
Laird, 25
Lowrie, 28
Moore, 29-Outrighted to Oklahoma City
Villar, 21- Added to the 40-man roster
Wallace, 26


Outfielders
Barnes, 26
Bogusevic, 29- Outrigthed off of the 40-man roster(Free Agent)
Grossman, 23- Added to the 40-man roster
Krauss, 25- not added

Lin, 24
Martinez, F., 24
Martinez, J., 25
Maxwell, 29
Paredes, 24
Schafer, 26-Claimed off of waivers by Atlanta
Shuck, 25- Outrighted off of the 40-man roster, released

4 comments:

hooksfan said...

Shuck was signed to a minor league contract with the Los Angles Angels.

farmstros said...

Thanks. I just read that last night. Glad to see Shuck get picked up. The Angels come to MMP May 7-9, June 28-30, and Sept. 13-15.

hooksfan said...

Brian Bogusevic signed a minor league contract with the Chicago Cubs.

hooksfan said...

Fernando Abad was picked up by the Washington Nationals.