This is the July 12, 2013 news archive. View today's Astros rumors and news.
Although Astros righthander Jarred Cosart had a magical major league debut tonight at Tropicana Field, it makes complete sense for the Astros to option the rookie from League City back down to Class AAA Oklahoma City after the game. Cosart, who carried …Share Tweet
Astros sign 11th rounder Germanchron.com Jul 12, 2013One of the Astros’ most promising 2013 draft picks was signed Friday. The club agreed to terms with 11th-round selection Devonte German, prior to a 4 p.m. signing deadline. The 6-foot-5 lefthanded starter went 12-4 with a 1.64 ERA at Bishop Manogue High…Share Tweet
Astros sign two international prospectschron.com Jul 12, 2013The Astros agreed to terms on contracts with two more international free agents: shortstop Frankeny Fernandez and outfielder Felix Lucas, both 16. Fernandez (6-0, 170) is from Nagua, Dominican Republic and Lucas (6-3, 195) is from San Cristobal, DR. Bot…Share Tweet