• Astros sign Carlos Pena as team’s first-ever DH

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Dec 18, 2012
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    • Astros sign Pena as DH for maiden AL season

      The Houston Astros have signed veteran Carlos Pena to be their designated hitter, addressing a key need as they prepare for their first season in the American League.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Harvey: Astros’ new DH, Carlos Pena, a defining character in ‘Moneyball’

      One of the most memorable scenes from “Moneyball” occurred when Oakland general manager Billy Beane (Brad Pitt) approached A’s manager Art Howe (Philip Seymour Hoffman) and told him he couldn’t start Carlos Pena at first base that night. He told h
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  • Carlos Peña signs with Astros, could be first DH in AL history for Houston

    Carlos Peña and the Houston Astros agreed to a contract for 2013 on Monday, as first reported by Danny Knobler of CBS Sports. Peña will earn a $2.9 million base salary and is eligible for up to $1.4 million in incentives. Peña hit .197/.330/.354 with…
    Source: yahoo.com

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