• Barnes exits with left hamstring tightness

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Jun 9, 2013
    – Astros center fielder Brandon Barnes was out of the starting lineup one day after he exited with tightness in his left hamstring. “It’s just a little tight,” Barnes said. Barnes, 27, is hitting .292 with three home runs and four RBIs while playing well defensively. “In the first inning when I went for that first ball, my heel slipped a little bit and it just caught my hamstring and it just wouldn’t loosen up throughout the game. Brad Peacock, who drew praise after holding the Royals to one run over 3 1/3 innings of relief Saturday, was optioned back to Class AAA Oklahoma City to make room for new Astros long reliever Wade LeBlanc.
    Source: chron.com
    • Postgame: Peacock is sent down, Barnes suffers left hamstring tightness, Carter goes deep

      Brad Peacock, who drew praise after holding the Royals to one run over 3 1/3 innings of relief Saturday, was optioned back to Class AAA Oklahoma City to make room for new Astros long reliever Wade LeBlanc. Peacock (1-3, 8.07 ERA) will return to the OKC …
      Source: chron.com

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