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Houston Astros Transactions 2021

October
DATETRANSACTION
October 15, 2021Activated RHPs Jake Odorizzi and LHP Blake Taylor. Reassigned C Garret Stubbs and RHP Lance McCullers Jr. to the minor leagues.
October 7, 2021Reassigned RHP Seth Martinez, Jake Odorizzi, LHP Blake Taylor and 2B Marwin Gonzalez to the minor leagues.
October 3, 2021Reinstated RHP Zack Greinke from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Brandon Bielak to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 30, 2021Reinstated RHP Kendall Graveman from the paternity list. Optioned RHP Peter Solomon to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) after last night's game.
September 29, 2021Reinstated OF Michael Brantley from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Josh James to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
September 28, 2021Placed RHP Kendall Graveman on the paternity list. Recalled RHP Josh James from Sugar Land (Triple A East).
September 26, 2021Reinstated RHP Jake Odorizzi from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Seth Martinez to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
September 24, 2021Placed RHP Zack Greinke on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sept. 21. Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
September 23, 2021Reinstated RHP Ryne Stanek from the paternity list. Optioned RHP Josh James to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Sent RHP Pedro Baez to Sugar Land on a rehab assignment.
September 20, 2021Optioned RHP Peter Solomon to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Placed SS Freudis Nova on the 60-day IL. Placed RHP Ryne Stanek on the paternity list. Recalled RHP Brandon Bielak from Sugar Land. Selected the contract of Seth Martinez from Sugar Land and agreed to terms on a major league contract.
September 18, 2021Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Brandon Bielak to Sugar Land.
September 17, 2021Sent RHP Tyler Ivey to FCL Astros (Florida Complex League) on a rehab assignment. Reinstated C Jason Castro from the 10-day IL. Optioned C Garrett Stubbs to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
September 15, 2021Transfered RHP Rafael Montero from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Designated INF Robel Garcia for assignment then put on waivers. Reinstated INF Taylor Jones and RHP Andre Scrubb from the 10-day IL then optioned to Sugar land (Triple-A West). Sent C Jason Castro to Corpus Christi (Double-A Central) on a rehab assignment. Placed OF Michael Brantley on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sept. 12. Recalled RHP Josh James from Sugar Land.
September 14, 2021Reinstated RHP Zack Greinke from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on the 10-day IL.
September 13, 2021Sent 3B Jacob Wilson outright to Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Sent 1B Taylor Jones and C Jason Castro to Sugar Land on rehab assignments.
September 5, 2021Selected the contract of 2B Marwin Gonzalez from Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Josh James to Sugar Land.
September 3, 2021Reinstated OF Chas McCormick from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of OF Jose Siri from Sugar Land (Triple-A West) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned INF Robel Garcia and RHP Enoli Paredes to Sugar Land.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 31, 2021Sent RHP Andre Scrubb to FCL Astros (Florida Complex League) on a rehab assignment. Recalled RHP Josh James and 2B Robel Garcia from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Placed RHP Zack Greinke and 1B Taylor Jones on the 10-day IL. Agreed to terms with C Drew Butera on a minor league contract.
August 30, 2021Reinstated RHP Jose Urquidy from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Enoli Paredes from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
August 29, 2021Recalled C Garrett Stubbs from Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Placed C Jason Castro on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Aug. 26.
August 27, 2021Agreed to terms with INF Marwin Gonzalez on a minor league contract.
August 25, 2021Reinstated 3B Alex Bregman from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF Jacob Wilson to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
August 24, 2021Sent RHP Jose Urquidy to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on a rehab assignment. Recalled RHP Bryan Abreau from Sugar Land. Reinstated RF Kyle Tucker from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Pedro Baez on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Aug. 22. Placed LF Chas McCormick on the 10-day IL.
August 19, 2021Sent RHP Jose Urquidy to the Florida Complex League (FCL) Astros on a rehab assignment.
August 14, 2021Placed RF Kyle Tucker on the 10-day IL. Reinstated 1B Yuli Gurriel from the 10-day IL.
August 10, 2021Reinstated RHP Pedro Baez from the 60-day IL. Placed RHP Rafael Montero on the 10-day IL. Transferred RHP Andre Scrubb from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Reinstated LHP Brooks Raley from suspension.
August 9, 2021Reinstated LHP Brooks Raley from suspension.
August 6, 2021Placed 1B Yuli Gurriel on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 4. Optioned 2B Robel Garcia to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Recalled 1B Taylor Jones and 3B Jacob Wilson from Sugar Land.
August 4, 2021Reinstated RHP Ryan Pressly from the paternity list. Optioned RHP Bryan Abreau to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
August 2, 2021Claimed INF Jacob Wilson from Oakland then optioned him to Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Tyler Ivey on the 60-day IL.
August 1, 2021Placed RHP Ryan Pressly on the paternity list. Recalled RHP Bryan Abreu from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Reinstated RHP Josh James from the 60-day IL. Designated RHP Ralph Garza Jr. for assignment.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2021Placed RHP Phil Maton on the active roster. Selected the contract of LF Jake Meyers from Sugar Land (Triple-A West) and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Designated RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez for assignment. Optioned RHPs Brandon Bielak and Bryan Abreu to Sugar Land.
July 30, 2021Acquired RHP Phil Maton and C Yainer Diaz from Cleveland in exchange for CF Myles Straw. Placed RHP Yimi Garcia on the acitve roster.
July 28, 2021Placed RHP Rafael Montero on the active roster. Designated RHP Austin Pruitt for assignment.
July 26, 2021Reinstated 2B Aledmys Diaz from the 10-day IL. Optioned 2B Robel Garcia to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Sent 3B Alex Bregman to Sugar Land on a rehab assignment.
July 25, 2021Designated LHP Ryan Hartman for assignment.
July 23, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Bryant Salgado and Adrian Chaidez and OF Jaxon Hallmark on minor league contracts. Sent RHP Pedro Baez to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) for a rehab assignment.
July 21, 2021Agreed to terms with OF Tyler Whitaker, OF Joey Loperfido, SS Chad Stevens, INF Kobe Kato, RHPs Kasey Ford and Deylen Miley on minor league contracts.
July 20, 2021Sent LHP Brooks Raley to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on a rehab assignment.
July 19, 2021Promoted OF Pedro Leon to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) from Corpus Christi (Double-A West). Recalled C Garrett Stubbs from Sugar Land. Placed RHP Andre Scrubb on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 17.
July 16, 2021Agreed to terms with RHPs Spencer Arrighetti, Aaron Brown, Chayce McDermott, OFs Quincy Hamilton, Michael Sandle and LHP Colton Gordon to minor league contracts. Reinstated SS Carlos Correa and RHP Austin Pruitt from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF Taylor Jones to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
July 15, 2021Sent RHP Pedro Baez on a rehab assingment to Fayetteville (Low-A East).
July 14, 2021Sent 2B Aledmys Dias to Florida Complex League (FCL) Astros on a rehab assignment.
July 12, 2021Optioned RHP Ralph Garza Jr. to Sugar Land (Triple-A East).
July 9, 2021Placed SS Carlos Correa on the 10-day IL. Recalled 1B Taylor Jones from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
July 8, 2021Placed LHP Brooks Raley on the 10-DAY IL due to health and safety protocols. Recalled RHP Ralph Garza Jr.
July 7, 2021Reinstated RHP Joe Smith from the 10-day IL. Optioned IF Taylor Jones Sugar Land (Triple-A West) after last night's game.
July 6, 2021Reinstated RHP Bryan Abreu from the 10-day IL.
July 5, 2021Activated OF Yordan Alvarez from the paternity list and C Martin Maldonado from the bereavement list. Sent RHP Francis Martes outright to Sugar Land (Triple-A East). Optioned RHPs Ralph Garza, Jr. and Peter Solomon and C Garrett Stubbs to Sugar Land.
July 4, 2021Sent RHP Francis Martes outright to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
July 3, 2021Reinstated RHP Enoli Paredes from the 10-day IL and optioned to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
July 2, 2021Placed DH Yordan Alvarez on the paternity list. Recalled IF Taylor Jones from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
July 1, 2021Sent RHPs Josh James and Joe Smith to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on rehab assignments. Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from Sugar Land. Optioned LHP Ryan Hartman to Sugar Land.
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 30, 2021Placed C Martin Maldonado on the bereavement/family medical emergency list. Recalled C Garrett Stubbs from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Designated RHP Francis Martes for assignment. Placed RHP Jose Urquidy on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of LHP Ryan Hartman from Sugar Land.
June 28, 2021Recalled RHP Andre Scrubb from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Optioned 1B Taylor Jones to Sugar Land.
June 27, 2021Optioned RHP Andre Scrubb to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
June 26, 2021Recalled RHP Andre Scrubb from Sugar Land (Triple-A East) to serve as the club's 27th player for both games of today's doubleheader.
June 25, 2021Sent RHP Josh James to Fayetteville (Low-A East) on a rehab assignment.
June 24, 2021Sent RHPs Austin Pruitt, Enoli Paredes and Bryan Abreu to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on rehab assignments.
June 23, 2021Optioned C Garrett Stubbs to Sugar land (Triple-A East). Reinstated RF Kyle Tucker from the 10-day IL. Transferred LHP Kent Emmanuel from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
June 19, 2021Optioned RHP Francis Martes to Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
June 17, 2021Placed 3B Alex Bregman on the 10-day IL. Recalled C Garrett Stubbs from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
June 16, 2021Placed OF Kyle Tucker on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Abraham Toro from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
June 15, 2021Sent RHP Austin Pruitt to Fayetteville (Low-A East) on a rehab assignment. Optioned C Garrett Stubbs and RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Reinstated RHP Lance McCullers Jr. and C Jason Castro from the 10-day IL.
June 11, 2021Sent C Jason Castro to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on a rehab assignment. Placed RHP Enoli Paredes on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Ralph Garza from Sugar Land.
June 10, 2021Sent RHP Lance McCullers Jr. to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) on a rehab assignment.
June 9, 2021Placed RHP Joe Smith on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 6. Recalled RHP Brandon Bielak from Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
June 8, 2021Placed IF/OF Aledmys Diaz on the 10-day IL. Activated OF Michael Brantley from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Lance McCullers to Sugar Land (Triple-A East) to begin a rehab assignment.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 31, 2021Optioned RHPs Andre Scrubb and Ralph Garza Jr. to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Activated RHP Jose Urquidy and LHP Blake Taylor from the 10-day IL.
May 30, 2021Placed RHP Bryan Abreu on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 29. Optioned RHP Brandon Bielak to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Recalled RHPs Enoli Paredes and Nivaldo Rodriguez from Sugar Land.
May 29, 2021Activated RHP Jake Odorizzi from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Enoli Paredes Sugar Land (Triple-A West).
May 28, 2021Activated INF Abraham Toro from the minor league IL and assigned him to Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Activated LHP Framber Valdez from the 10-day IL. Placed LHP Kent Emanuel (retroactive to May 26), OF Michael Brantley (retroactive to May 25) and C Jason Catro (retroactive to May 25) on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Robel Garcia and C Garrett Stubbs from Sugar Land.
May 26, 2021Sent RHP Jose Urquidy to Corpus Christi (Double-A Central) for a rehab assignment. Selected the contract of RHO Ralph Garza Jr. and added to active roster. Placed RHP Lance McCullers on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 23. Transferred RHP Josh James from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
May 25, 2021Signed RHP Jon Olczak to a minor league contract.
May 23, 2021Sent LHP Blake Taylor to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) for a rehab assignment.
May 22, 2021Recalled INF Taylor Jones from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Optioned RHP Tyler Ivey to Sugar Land.
May 21, 2021Recalled RHP Tyler Ivey from Sugar Land (Triple-A West). Optioned INF Robel Garcia to Sugar Land.
May 17, 2021Sent LHP Framber Valdez and RHP Jake Odorizzi to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) for rehab assignments.
May 16, 2021Activated RHP Enoli Paredes from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Jose Urquidy on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 13. Sent LHP Framber Valdez to Sugar Land (Triple-A West) for a rehab assignment.
May 8, 2021Signed 3B Yadiel Rivera to a minor league contract.
May 7, 2021Signed RHP Brandon Lawson to a minor league contract.
May 6, 2021Signed RHP Nolan Riggs to a minor league contract.
May 5, 2021Reassigned RHP Enoli Paredes from rehab assignment to Corpus Christi (Double-A South).
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 30, 2021Activated RHP Andre Scrubb and DH Yordan Alvarez from the IL. Optioned RHP Peter Solomon and INF Taylor Jones to alternate training site.
April 28, 2021Placed DH Yordan Alvarez on the IL. Recalled INF Taylor Jones from alternate training site.
April 26, 2021Activated 2B Jose Altuve from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from alternate training site. Placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on 10-day IL retroactive to April 25. Optioned 3B Abraham Toro to alternate training site. Transferred RHP Pedro Baez from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
April 23, 2021Recalled LHP Kent Emmanuel from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez to alternate training site.
April 22, 2021Optioned INF Taylor Jones to alternate training site. Recalled RHP Christian Javier from alternate training site.
April 21, 2021Agreed to terms with C Martin Maldonado on a one-year contract for 2022.
April 20, 2021Activated DH/OF Yordan Alvarez, 3B Alex Bregman, INF Robel Garcia and CC Martin Maldonaldo from the IL. Optioned C Garrett Stubbs to alternate training site and placed on taxi squad. Returned OF Ronnie Dawson and INF Alex De Goti to alternate training site. Placed INF Taylor Jones on the IL.
April 17, 2021Placed LHP Blake Taylor on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Peter Solomon from alternate training site.
April 14, 2021Placed DH Jordan Alvarez, 2B Jose Altuve, 3B/SS Alex Bregman, INF Robel Garcia and C Martin Maldanado on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Taylor Jones, C Garrett Stubbs and INF Abraham Toro from the alternate training site. Selected INF Alex De Goti and OF Ronnie Dawson from the alternate training site.
April 12, 2021Recalled RHP Jake Odorizzi from the alternate training site. Optioned RHP Cristian Javier to the alternate training site.
April 10, 2021Assigned RHP Jake Odorizzi to the alternate training site. Placed RHPs Pedro Báez on the 10-day IL and Austin Pruitt on the 60-day IL.
April 9, 2021Recalled RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez from the alternate training site. Placed RHP Enoli Pareded on the 10-day IL.
April 1, 2021Placed RHP Andre Scrubb, Josh James and Austin Pruitt and LHP Framber Valdez on the 10-day injured list.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 26, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Lance McCullers Jr. on a five-year contract for 2022-26. Reassigned RHPs Ralph Garza Jr., Carson LaRue, RHP Hector Velázquez, INFs Alex De Goti, CJ Hinojosa, and Jeremy Pena to minor league camp.
March 25, 2021Announced RHP Steve Cishek has requested and been granted his release from the Astros and is now a free agent.Optioned INF Taylor Jones to Sugar Land (Triple-A East).
March 17, 2021Optioned RHPs Ronel Blanco and Austin Hansen, OF Pedro Leon and C Scott Manea to minor league camp.
March 14, 2021Reassigned OFs Colin Barber and Zach Daniels, LHP Ryan Hartman, RHP Blair Henley, INF Grae Kessinger and C Lorenzo Quintana to minor league camp.
March 12, 2021Optioned RHPs Forrest Whitley and Nivaldo Rodriguez to the minor league. Reassigned RHPs Riley Ferrell and Alex Santos to minor league.
March 8, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Jake Odorizzi on a two-year contract. Placed RHP Pedro Baez on the injured list.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 27, 2021Claimed INF Robel Garcia from Los Angeles Angels waivers. Placed RHP Justin Verlander on the 60-day IL.
February 9, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Steve Cishek on a minor league contract.
February 6, 2021Agreed to terms with SS Carlos Correa opn a one-year contract.
February 1, 2021Signed OF Steven Souza to a minor league contract.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 28, 2021Named Bill Murphy assistant pitching coach and Dan Firova quality control coach.
January 25, 2021Signed OF Michael Brantley toa two-year contract.
January 23, 2021Acquired minor league C Luke Berryhill from Cincinnati Reds for LHP Cionel Perez.
January 15, 2021Agreed to terms with C Carlos Arcila, RHPs Freilyn De Perna, Darwin Rosario, Juan Soto, Miguel Ullola and Elvin Villega, OFs Richel Del Rosario, Brayan Nolasco and Pedro Leon on minor league contracts. Agreed to term with RHP Pedro Baez on a two-year contract. Agreed to terms with RHP Lance McCullers and INF Aledmys Diaz on one-year contracts.
January 7, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Ryne Stanek on a one-year contract.